“We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk
Bummer. He was another of the great ones. Maybe he and Sam can do some otherworldly collaborations.
When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro. - Hunter S. Thompson
When the weird get going, they start their own forum. - Vaughn McMillan
I just started reading one of his books, A Cabinetmaker's Notebook this week.
A sad day for woodworkers.
Tony, BCE '75
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It has been often said that the great ones go in 3s. Hope that not the case this time.
"Individual commitment to a group effort--that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work."
Saw him on an episode of Woodworks recently with David Marks. That's too bad.
To a small child, the perfect granddad is unafraid of big dogs and fierce storms but absolutely terrified of the word “boo.” – Robert Brault
Looks like he brought much to the world of woodworking.
Passing at age 89 is part of the natural progression of life. Always sad but easier to understand than the loss of someone who still had much ahead of them.
What can one do to honor such a man? If I had the skill, I'd build a cabinet the way he made them. Sadly, I do not. All I have is words, so I pay my humble homage, in my small way.
Last edited by Bill Lantry; 09-16-2009 at 01:44 AM.