Distracted from distraction by distraction
— T.S Eliot
 
There are many things of which a wise man might wish to be ignorant.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson
What should young people do with their lives today? Many things, obviously. But the most daring thing is to create stable communities in which the terrible disease of loneliness can be cured.
— Kurt Vonnegut, Palm Sunday: An Autobiographical Collage