Wednesday, July 4, 2018
Everything is personal
I was working on the Automated Check In Machine at my library when two of the bins on the machine filled up at once. I cried out in anger. I took it personally.
There is an all too famous and brilliant bit in The Godfather where Michael says "It's not personal, Sonny. It's strictly business."
Of course it's a brilliant bit of cinema because it's a lie.
Everything is personal.
Everything that touches you, everything you see, everything that ever happens to you your whole life through, it's all personal.
It's just not all against you.
Posted by Feldenstein Calypso at 6:30 AM
Labels: movies, philosophy, politics, psychology, quotable, wee
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