Meet Noah Charney
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Ars Ardor Forma Amor
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. When I have my literary hat on, it's Margeurite Yourcenar's Hadrian. When I have my normal person hat on, it's Homer Simpson.
Q. What’s your greatest flaw?
A. I have no patience for details--I want to grab the big ideas by the throat, and then I'll rush passed the "I' dotting and "T" crossing
Q. With whom in history do you most identify?
A. When I was younger and more Romantic I would have said Marcus Aurelius...does that still count?
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. Obama is the easy answer, of course, but I take such little interest in politics, that I'd have to say David Ortiz (go Red Sox!)