Wednesday, February 25, 2009

"Between a high, solid wall and an egg that breaks against it, I will always stand on the side of the egg."

Haruki Murakami traveled to Israel recently to receive the $2000 Jerusalem Prize at the Jerusalem book fair despite some warnings.
His speech kicked arse (His response to the warnings were merely "Perhaps, like many other novelists, I tend to do the exact opposite of what I am told".) and personally made more sense to me than Obama's inauguration speech.

Read it here.