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May 20, 1990: Advice on Life from Calvin and Hobbes Creator Bill Watterson | Brain Pickings

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On the importance of defining your own success and holding on to your sense of purpose:

You may be surprised to find how quickly daily routine and the demands of “just getting by” absorb your waking hours. You may be surprised matters of habit rather than thought and inquiry. You may be surprised to find how quickly you start to see your life in terms of other people’s expectations rather than issues.

Calvin and Hobbes wish for anything

Calvin and Hobbes tigers will do anything for a tuna fish sandwich

Calvin and Hobbes Creativity

See also: Zen Pencils on Calvin and Hobbes.

Calvin and Hobbes has been my favorite ever since they started.  Watterson always puts a comical spin on every situation.

He had a unique style that to this day stands apart.