An Archive of Growth?

Month: June 2017

Sacred cows make the best hamburgers.

–Mark Twain




The Japanese word ‘tsundoku’ means ‘buying a load of books and then not getting round to reading them’. (Source:

If you’re not turned on to politics, politics will turn on you.

–Ralph Nader



Parts per million

The pre-industrial concentration of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere was 280 parts per million (ppm). As of December 2016, 404.93 ppm. (Source: National Wildlife Federation)

I believe we are on an irreversible trend toward more freedom and democracy – but that could change.

–Dan Quayle


Think of how stupid the average person is, and realize half of them are stupider than that.

–George Carlin




The first recorded reference to anyone in England having a cup of tea is in Samuel Pepys’ diary on 25 September 1660. (Source:

You know everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.

–Will Rogers