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Harlan’s Philosophy o’ Living

Play. Play with notes, words, clay, paint, cards, pets, people, food, yourself.

It’s fun, it’s good for you and it’s why we have thumbs.

We are perpetually living in the moment between “What happened?” and “What’s next?”

Everyone needs someone to tell their troubles to. That’s why they invented mirrors.


Flow state is that condition in which you forget yourself in order to be yourself.


Be thankful for surprises. It (usually) means hope is alive.


The meaning of life is the sensation of feeling alive.


If the world is, indeed, going to the dogs, at least we’ll all get plenty of naps.


Have fun. Play. Life is short. And getting shorter.                 And finally…

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