Author: Allan G. Smorra

In 2014 I retired after 46 years in the Electrical Trade. I spent my last 15 years working on the Golden Gate Bridge. Join me in this next phase of life as I write about, and photograph, the world around me.

You cannot make a man by standing a sheep on its hind legs. But by standing a flock of sheep in that position you can make a crowd of men.
—Max Beerbohm

The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear, and the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown. —H. P. Lovecraft

Tactics is knowing what to do when there is something to do; strategy is knowing what to do when there is nothing to do.
—Savielly Tartakower

Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get. —Matherne’s Rule #21

‘Crazy’ is a term of art; ‘Insane’ is a term of law. Remember that, and you will save yourself a lot of trouble. —Hunter S. Thompson

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