"There’s that weird thing where we who watch The Muppet Show and Sesame Street, intellectually we know that they’re puppets but there’s so much life to them and they’re such an important part of our childhoods, that we still see them as real anthropomorphised beings."
— Wil Wheaton, on his photo shoot for Muppet Magazine. Radio Free Burrito, episode 8 [x
Finally someone doesn’t credit it to Jim Henson. Sheesh. Piggy is not performed by Jim Henson. Jim does not write for Piggy. There is no excuse.
"It’s important that we all stop giving ourselves such a hard time. We’ve got to remind ourselves and push ourselves to let go. Allow all the sadness, all the joy into your life. Watch out for each other. Love everyone, forgive everyone, including yourself. Forgive your anger, forgive your guilt, your shame, your sadness, embrace and open up your love, your joy, your truth, and most especially your heart. Let us all have mercy on each and every one of us. And every day we will open up like a cocoon and turn into beautiful butterflies, and live this moment, and the next, and the next, and the next. "
"I believe in taking a positive attitude towards the world, towards people, and towards my work. I think I’m here for a purpose. I think it’s likely that we all are, but I’m only sure about myself. I try to tune myself in to whatever it is that I’m suppose to be, and I try to think of myself as a part of all of us - all mankind and all life. I find it’s not easy to keep these lofty thoughts in mind as the day goes by, but it certainly helps me a great deal to start out this way."
"Start out perfect and don’t change a thing. Always accentuate your best features by pointing at them. And conceal your flaws by sucker punching anyone who has the audacity to mention them."