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On Tue, 15 Sep 2009 05:37:46 UTC Anthony (23) answered the Proust Questionnaire (click on a question to read other answers):

What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
Where would you like to live?
A sweet little neighborhood with someone I love.
What is your idea of earthly happiness?
Food, labor, love, and laughter.
To what faults do you feel most indulgent?
Weakness of will.
Who are your favorite heroes of fiction?
Prince Andrei Bolkonsky (War and Peace), Bubbles (The Wire), Jules (Jules and Jim).
Who are your favorite characters in history?
Ernesto "Che" Guevara, Abraham Lincoln, George Orwell.
Who are your favorite heroines in real life?
Anna Politikoskaya, Virginia Woolf, my Abuelita.
Who are your favorite heroines of fiction?
Kate Gompert (Infinite Jest)
Your favorite painter?
Rene Magritte.
Your favorite musician?
Neil Young.
The quality you most admire in a man?
Curosity, Openness, Intelligence, Athletic Ability.
The quality you most admire in a woman?
Kindness, Curosity, Intelligence, Openness, a love of me, a love of things of beauty.
Your favorite virtue?
Your favorite occupation?
Who would you have liked to be?
This friend of Camus's I read about in "Resistance, Rebellion, and Death". This man is someone who loved poetry and literature. It sounds like he lived a good, honest life. Camus loved him. He was killed during the Resistance.
Your most marked characteristic?
A willingness to play.
What do you most value in your friends?
What is your principle defect?
Lack of understanding; weakness of will
What would you like to be?
Infinite love.
What is your favorite color?
Golden hour.
What is your favorite flower?
The one nearest to me.
Who are your heroes in real life?
My brother, my cousin, my best friend.
What are your favorite names?
August, Anthony, Alexander.
What is it you most dislike?
Wasted time with ugly people.
What historical figures do you most despise?
Too many to name and to know.
What event in military history do you most admire?
The ones where the powerless defeat the powerful.
What natural gift would you most like to possess?
Will power and irrestible charm.
How would you like to die?
Slowly; while laying in bed; not too much pain; my wife by my side.
What is your present state of mind?
Tired. Concerned about finding work.
What is your motto?
Depends on the day.

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