He loved the excitement of being among the most innovative and creative people he'd ever known. Everything happened first in California and Stan Wyld liked being first.
Note: California, love it of hate it.
“Crazy by somebody's definition means that your personal reality has broken with everyone else’s reality. It doesn’t mean necessarily that your reality is wrong, just that you’re not on the same page as the rest of the sane world. So, have you broken with reality?”
Note: Crazy is relative.
Stan was overwhelmed with the simple, yet inadequate thought that kept steaming through his brain. How simple men were and what a complicated bunch of humanity were women.     
Note: The truth!