Aye, Sea Turtles

I'm Scott, I'm 25 and welcome to my blog. Feel free to stay a while and check it out. I love geekiness, the stars, space, just about anything to do with human progress. I commonly post music, or pictures I might find hilarious or beautiful. I hope you enjoy your stay.
One of my favorite pieces of art from literary fiction.

One of my favorite pieces of art from literary fiction.

One of my favorite quotes from one of my favorite books. It helps put life in perspective.

It is the folly of men to believe that they are great players on the stage of history, that their actions might affect the grand procession that is the passage of time. It is an insulating conceit a powerful man might clasp tight to his bosom that he might sleep away the night, safe in the knowledge that, but for his presence, the world would not turn, the mountains would crumble and the seas dry up. But in the remembrance of history has taught us anything, it is that, in time, all things will pass. Unnumbered civilizations before ours are naught but dust and bones, and the greatest heroes of their age are forgotten legends. No man lives forever and even as memory fades, so too will any remembrance of him.
'It is a universal truth and an unavoidable law that cannot be denied, despite the protestations of the vain, the arrogant and the tyrannical”