It was one of those tragic efforts, like repainting your half of a dilapidated double house.
F. Scott Fitzerald’s Journal
“This reminds me that when you’re going to undertake something, you have to make sure that the whole field is available for your care and your consideration. If you try to tack something on what someone else has done carelessly there’s no amount of good. It’s like putting lipstick on a pig. So, it always warns me to be careful about what I’m going to do.”
Peter Coyote, Actor and Zen Priest
The Lone Ranger and Tonto Meet Buddha