“The distinction between complex thinking / right-answer thinking increasingly defines the difference between elite educational opportunity and education of the rest.”"If the SAT Were a Key to All Mythology" by Monica Cohen
"The definition of “human” is under near constant assault on a dozen or so technological, scientific, and sociological fronts."
"The avant-garde is now an arrière-garde."
"I always thought of the vampire as being a metaphor for the outsider in each of us."
"Satan demands to sift us like sand through his fingers, and God, knowing everything, allows it."
"Music is a language that doesn’t speak in particular words. It speaks in emotions, and if it’s in the bones, it’s in the bones."