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On Tue, 09 Jun 15 23:37:53 UTC I answered the Proust Questionnaire (click on a question to read other answers):

What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
To be known forever as an horrible person or a failure, no matter how much good I make or succes I achieve.
Where would you like to live?
Anywhere, as long as I don't have to put up with to much suffering in there.
What is your idea of earthly happiness?
To be at peace with the world, and have a loving family.
To what faults do you feel most indulgent?
To my own lazyness.
Who are your favorite heroes of fiction?
Blake Thorburn
Who are your favorite characters in history?
Albert Einstein, Isaac Asimov, Freddie Mercury, Constantine 11th, Heraclius, Julian the Apostate.
Who are your favorite heroines in real life?
Who are your favorite heroines of fiction?
Bo, Alicia Florrick, Kalinda.
Your favorite painter?
Caspar David Friedrich
Your favorite musician?
Freddie Mercury
The quality you most admire in a man?
Wisdom and Tenacity
The quality you most admire in a woman?
The same as I do in a man.
Your favorite virtue?
Your favorite occupation?
I kinda agree with Proust here.
Who would you have liked to be?
Your most marked characteristic?
I don't believe I am the appropriate person to answer.
What do you most value in your friends?
Patience, Understanding, and Wisdom.
What is your principle defect?
What to your mind would be the greatest of misfortunes?
Dying alone and forgotten.
What would you like to be?
Again, I agree with Proust here, I'd like to be myself.
What is your favorite color?
See my answer to the above.
What is your favorite flower?
I don't like flowers.
What is your favorite bird?
I don't know.
Who are your favorite prose writers?
George RR Martin, "Wildbow", Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Jorge Luis Borges.
Who are your favorite poets?
Borges, again.
Who are your heroes in real life?
Albert Einstein, Isaac Asimov, Freddie Mercury, Constantine 11th, Heraclius, Julian the Apostate.
Who are your favorite heroines of history?
Eleonora d'Arborea.
What are your favorite names?
My own.
What is it you most dislike?
My own worst qualities, like Proust.
What historical figures do you most despise?
Hitler, Alexander the Great, Stalin, Pol Pot, Mehmed II, anyone who has ordered a genocide, Constantine the Great.
What event in military history do you most admire?
Whenever peace is signed.
What natural gift would you most like to possess?
A brilliant mind and unending patience.
How would you like to die?
Either old, in my bed and surrounded by people who care about me, or giving my life for an ideal.
What is your present state of mind?
Feeling thoughtful.
What is your motto?
If you are so open minded, when was the last time you changed your mind about something?

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