Monday, 14 September 2020

And Some are Otherwise



Even if there is nothing to laugh 🀣 about, laugh 🀣 on credit. ~ Unknown #Quote

The living moment is everything. ~ D.H. Lawrence #Quote

Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding. ~ Khalil Gibran #Quote

The best stories are often true…The narrative of human life is most beautiful when told truthfully and without boundaries. ~ Shonda Rhimes #Quote

Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by striking ~ William B Sprague #Quote

Love is trembling happiness. ~ Kahlil Gibran #Quote

My house says to me, 'do not leave me, for here dwells your past. ~ Khalil Gibran #Quote

I think it would be totally inappropriate for me to even contemplate what I am thinking about. ~ Don Mazankowski #Quote

Work is love made visible. ~ Khalil Gibran #Quote

Some folks are wise and some are otherwise. ~ Tobias Smollett #Quote

Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for truth. ~ Benjamin Disraeli #Quote

You are the sky. Everything else —it's just the weather. ~ Pema ChΓΆdrΓΆn #Quote

Forget what hurt you in the past but never forget what it taught you. ~ Anonymous #Quote

I can see your point, but I still think you're full of shit. #OneLiners

Exaggeration is a blood relation to falsehood and nearly as blameable. ~ Hosea Ballou #Quote

To see a man’s true power, let him run free with nature. To see a man’s true nature, let him run free with power. ~ Unknown #Quote


They say time ⏳ heals all wounds, but that presumes the source of the grief is finite ~ Cassandra Clare #Quote

I asked her if she believe in love, and she smiled and said it was her most elaborate method of self harm. ~ Benedict Smith #Quote

A man is rich in proportion to the number of things he can afford to let alone. ~ Henry David Thoreau #Quote

The unreal is more powerful than the real.... Because it's only intangible ideas, concepts, beliefs, fantasies that last. Stone crumbles. Wood rots. People, well, they die. ~ Chuck Palahniuk #Quote

Better to be furious at one thing, become radiant with purpose. Better to love links and rhythms than all-embracing answers. ~ Stephen Dunn #Quote

Many great ideas go unexecuted, and many great executioners are without ideas. One without the other is worthless ~ Tim Blixseth #Quote

Go To A Poetry Recital And Ask Why The Poems Don't Rhyme #KeepAHealthyLevelOfInsanity

Here we are, trapped in the amber of the moment. There is no why. ~ Kurt Vonnegut #Quote

We have art to save ourselves from the truth. ~ Friedrich Nietzsche #Quote

The best inheritance a parent can give to his children is a few minutes of their time ⏳ each day. ~ M. Grundler #Quote

Humour is the instinct for taking pain playfully. ~ Max Eastman #Quote

I have found that if you love life, life will love you back. ~ Arthur Rubinstein #Quote

I mean, life is tough. It takes up a lot of your time ⏳. What do you get at the end of it? A Death. What's that, a bonus? I think the life cycle is all backwards. You should die first, get it out of the way. Then you live in an old age home. You get kicked out when you're too young, you get a gold watch and you go to work. You work forty years until you're young enough to enjoy your retirement. You do drugs, alcohol, you party, you get ready for high school. You go to grade school, you become a kid, you play, you have no responsibilities. You become a little baby, you go back into the womb, spend your last nine months floating... and you finish off as an orgasm. ~ George Carlin #Quote

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage -- to move in the opposite direction. ~ Albert Einstein #Quote

To be happy with a man you must understand him a lot and love him a little. To be happy with a woman you must love her a lot and not try to understand her at all. ~ Helen Rowland #Quote

Who me? I just wander from room to room. #OneLiners

Marriage is an adventure, like going to war. ~ G.K. Chesterton #Quote

To speak kindly does not hurt the tongue πŸ‘…. ~ #Proverb

A father is a banker provided by nature. ~ #Proverb

The difference between 'involvement' and 'commitment' is like an eggs-and-ham breakfast: the chicken was 'involved' - the pig was 'committed'. ~ Unknown #Quote

Without grace beauty is an unabated hook. ~ #Proverb

The best counsellors are the dead. ~ #Proverb

The best way out is always through. ~ Robert Frost #Quote

May you have warm words on a cool evening, a full moon on a dark night, and a smooth road all the way to your door. ~ Irish Toast #Quote

To weep is to make less the depth of grief. ~ William Shakespeare #Quote

The important thing is not how many years in your life but how much life in your years. ~ Edward J. Stieglitz #Quote

I like to have quotations ready for every occasion. They give one's ideas so pat, and save one the trouble of finding expression adequate to one's feeling. ~ Robert Burns #Quote

I know that someday you'll have a beautiful house, I know you'll be a star in somebody else's sky but why, why can't it be, why can't it be in mine? ~ Pearl Jam - Black #Lyrics


A woman is an occasional pleasure but a cigar is always a smoke. ~ Groucho Marx #Quote

It is easy to stand a pain, but difficult to stand an itch. ~ Chang Ch'ao #Quote

I would as soon write free verse as play tennis with the net down. ~ Robert Frost #Quote

It's good to know that if I behave strangely enough, society will take full responsibility for me. ~ Ashleigh Brilliant #Quote

Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week. ~ Spanish #Proverb

Grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change thing I can, and wisdom to know the difference. ~ Reinhold Niebuhr #Quote

All good books are alike in that they are truer than if they had really happened and after you are finished reading one you will feel that all that happened to you and afterwards it all belongs to you; the good and the bad, the ecstasy, the remorse and sorrow, the people and the places and how the weather was. ~ Ernest Hemingway #Quote

We come and cry and that is life, we cry and go and that is death. ~ #Proverb

It wasn't until late in life that I discovered how easy it is to say "I don't know." ~ W. Somerset Maugham #Quote

Wear your learning like your watch, in a private pocket; and do not pull it out, and strike it, merely to show that you have one. ~ Lord Chesterfield #Quote

Future complications in the strings between the cans. But no prints can come from fingers, if machines become our hands. ~ Jack Johnson #lyrics

It's so hard when I have to, and so easy when I want to. ~ Annie Gottlier #Quote

Affirming words from moms and dads are like light switches. Speak a word of affirmation at the right moment in a child’s life and it’s like lighting up a whole roomful of possibilities. ~ Gary Smalley #Quote

When I was a boy, the Dead sea ⛵️ was only sick. ~ George Burns #Quote

A hug is like a boomerang - you get it back right away. ~ Bill Keane #Quote

Nothing risquΓ©, nothing gained. ~ Alexander Woollcott #Quote

Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope. ~ Maya Angelou #Quote


There is no psychiatrist in the world like a puppy licking your face. ~ Ben Williams #Quote

I have a passion for teaching kids to become readers, to become comfortable with a book πŸ“–, not daunted. Books shouldn’t be daunting, they should be funny, exciting and wonderful; and learning to be a reader gives a terrific advantage. ~ Roald Dahl #Quote

Never take things personally. #JustWisdom

We do not do what we want and yet we are responsible for what we are — that is the fact. ~ Jean Paul Sartre #Quote

One feels inclined to say that the intention that man should be happy is not included in the plan of Creation. ~ Sigmund Freud #Quote

The eyes πŸ‘πŸ‘ witness what is carved on the surface, but the hearts are witness to something much deeper. ~ Dixie Waters #Quote

A hug is a great gift - one size fits all, and it's easy to exchange. ~ Author Unknown #Quote

He who knows he who knows not, and knows not that he knows not, is a fool, shun him; He who knows not, and knows that he knows not, is a child, teach him. He who knows, and knows not that he knows, is asleep, wake him. He who knows, and knows that he knows, is wise, follow him. ~ #Proverb

I was like a boy playing on the sea ⛵️-shore, and diverting myself now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean πŸŒ… of truth lay all undiscovered before me. ~ Isaac Newton #Quote

It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit. ~ Harry Truman #Quote

I am saddest when I sing; so are those who hear me; they are sadder even than I am. ~ Artemus Ward #Quote


Sunday, 13 September 2020

I Do Not Believe in Time


Never fail to know that if you are doing all the talking you are boring somebody. ~ Helen Gurley Brown #Quote

We'll scorch the earth 🌎, set fire πŸ”₯ to the sky, we stoop so low to reach so high. ~ U, Red Hill Mining Town #lyrics

In my youth I stressed freedom, and in my old age I stress order. I have made the great discovery that liberty is a product of order. ~ Will Durant #Quote

What disease did cured ham actually have? #QuestionsThatHaunt

Nothing is more noble than politeness, and nothing more ridiculous than ceremony. ~ #Proverb

Virtue is its own reward. #Proverb

Language shapes the way we think, and determines what we can think about. ~ Benjamin Lee Whorf #Quote

If you can tell stories, create characters, devise incidents, and have sincerity and passion, it doesn’t matter a damn how you write. ~ Somerset Maugham #Quote

I would define the poetic effect as the capacity that a text displays for continuing to generate different readings, without ever being completely consumed. ~ Umberto Eco #Quote

There is no better test for man's ultimate integrity than his behavior when he is wrong. ~ Anonymous #Quote

It's a scientific fact. For every year a person lives in Hollywood, they lose two points of their IQ. ~ Truman Capote #Quote

If a man dies and leaves his estate in an uncertain condition, the lawyers become his heirs. ~ Edgar Watson Howe #Quote

Let sleeping dogs lie. #Proverb

I am a coffee fanatic. Once you go to proper coffee, you can't go back. You cannot go back. ~ Hugh Laurie #Quote

Money πŸ’° doesn’t always bring happiness. People with ten million dollars are no happier than people with nine million dollars. ~ Hobart Brown #Quote

I want to live like Elvis, drive a car like Elvis, I wanna sleep πŸ›Œ like Elvis, walk around like Elvis, take drugs like Elvis. ~ Cool It Reba, Money πŸ’° Fall Out Of The Sky #lyrics

We should therefore claim, in the name of tolerance, the right not to tolerate the intolerant. ~ Karl Popper #Quote

I was abducted by some aliens from space who kind a looked like Jamie Farr. ~ Weird Al Yankovic, Everything You Know Is Wrong #Lyrics

If there has to be a blood bath, let's get it over with. ~ Ronald Reagan, Vietnam #Quote

The person who lives by hope will die by despair. ~ Italian #Proverb

The Holocaust was an obscene period in our nation's history. I mean in this century's history. But we all lived in this century. I didn't live in this century. ~ Senator Dan Quayle, #Quote

Culture is the effort to hold back the mystery, and replace it with a mythology. ~ Terence McKenna #Quote

A mind that wants to wander around a corner is an un-wise mind. Now, is, be here now. ~ George Harrison, Be Here Now #lyrics

I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life. ~ Abraham Lincoln #Quote

I always had a repulsive need to be something more than human. ~ David Bowie #Quote

Laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him. ~ Benjamin Franklin #Quote

You may abandon your own body but you must preserve your honour. ~ Miyamoto Musashi #Quote

In general, the art of government consists in taking as much money πŸ’° as possible from one party of the citizens to give to the other. ~ Voltaire #Quote

Only one man in a thousand is a leader of men -- the other 999 follow women. ~ Groucho Marx #Quote


Any healthy man can go without food for two days -- but not without poetry. ~ Charles Baudelaire #Quote

I’ve come to realizations that I have absolutely no idea what I’m doing half the time ⏳. ~ David Bowie #Quote


A heart ❤️ well prepared for adversity in bad times hopes, and in good times fears for a change in fortune. ~ Horace #Quote

The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who have not got it. ~ George Bernard Shaw #Quote

This is an impressive crowd. The haves and the have-mores. Some call you the elite. I call you my base. ~ George W. Bush #Quote

There are only twenty-four hours in a day. #Proverb


With lies you may go ahead in the world, but you can never go back. ~ #Proverb

I couldn’t imagine, and I don’t say this with any pride, but I really couldn’t imagine writing without a desperate deadline. ~ Hunter S. Thompson #Quote, The Paris Review

Tomorrow is always fresh, with no mistakes in it yet. ~ L. M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables #Quote

It is better to stir up a question without deciding it, than to decide it without stirring it up. ~ Joseph Joubert #Quote

I confess, I do not believe in time ⏳. ~ Vladimir Nabokov #Quote

Why do doctors leave the room while you change? They're going to see you naked anyway... #QuestionsThatHaunt

If we can forgive what’s been done to us… If we can forgive what we’ve done to others… If we can leave all of our stories behind. Our being villains or victims. Only then can we maybe rescue the world. ~ Chuck Palahniuk #Quote

The main question raised by the thriller is not what kind of world we live in, or what reality is like, but what it has done to us. ~ Ralph Harper #Quote

What will you do when there's no friends to fall back on, because they've all been stepped on? ~ New Found Glory, Singled Out #lyrics

At night I wake up with my sheets soaking wet and a freight train running through the middle of my head. ~ Bruce Springsteen, I'm On fire πŸ”₯ #Lyrics

Dead men have no friends. #Proverb

The poor folks hate the rich folks, and the rich folks hate the poor folks. All of my folks hate all of your folks, it's American as apple pie. ~ Tom Lehrer, National Brotherhood Week #lyrics

You can do anything, but not everything. ~ David Allen #Quote

If you talk to God, you are praying. If God talks to you, you have schizophrenia. ~ Thomas Szasz #Quote

I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve (or save) the world and a desire to enjoy (or savor the world. This makes it hard to plan the day. ~ E. B. White #Quote

You are an explorer, and you represent our species, and the greatest good you can do is to bring back a new idea, because our world is endangered by the absence of good ideas. Our world is in crisis because of the absence of consciousness. ~ Terence McKenna #Quote


Tuesday, 8 September 2020

I am Here to Live Out Loud



Today is the tomorrow we worried about yesterday. ~ Unknown #Quote

Don’t dumb it down. #JustWisdom

Blessed is the man, who having nothing to say, abstains from giving wordy evidence of the fact. ~ George Eliot #Quote

Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm ~ Sir Winston Churchill #Quote

You like someone who can’t like you back because unrequited love can be survived in a way that once-requited love cannot. ~ John Green, Will Grayson #Quote

There are a lot more intelligent people out there than the people in charge realize. This, of course, is because the people in charge don't number among them. ~ Varjak #Quote

Skeptics are never deceived. ~ #Proverb

Another dance πŸ’ƒπŸ½ of praise to Thee for undoing are mistakes of unneeded wants and needs we want, but not met. ~ Shannon L. Alder #Quote

People want economy and they will pay any price to get it. ~ Lee Iacocca #Quote

If you could travel back in time ⏳ to the present moment, what would you do differently? ~ Robert Brault #Quote

Everything is OK in the end, if it's not OK, then it's not the end. ~ Anonymous #Quote


With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson #Quote

Why, I'd horse-whip you if I had a horse. ~ Groucho Marx #Quote

People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success ~ Norman Vincent Peale #Quote

When one person is missing the whole world seems empty. ~ Pat Schweibert #Quote

He who does not fill his world with phantoms remains alone. ~ Antonio Porchia #Quote

Believing is a fine thing, but placing those beliefs into execution is a test of strength. ~ Khalil Gibran #Quote

Old age is no place for sissies. ~ Bette Davis #Quote

I don't work here. I’m a consultant. #OneLiners

A man isn't poor if he can still laugh 🀣. ~ Raymond Hitchcock #Quote

Some people have so much respect for their superiors they have none left for themselves. ~ Peter McArthur #Quote

All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling. ~ Oscar Wilde #Quote

If at first you don't succeed, order pizza. ~ Unknown #Quote

A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on. ~ John F. Kennedy #Quote


To be an artist means never to avert one’s eyes πŸ‘πŸ‘. ~ Akira Kurosawa #Quote

Man, when you lose your laugh 🀣 you lose your footing. ~ Ken Kesey #Quote

Your hearts know in silence the secrets of the days and the nights. ~ Kahlil Gibran #Quote

True contentment depends not upon what we have; a tub was large enough for Diogenes, but a world was too little for Alexander. ~ Charles Caleb Colton #Quote

Now I realize that the trees blossom in Spring and bear fruit in Summer without seeking praise; and they drop their leaves in Autumn and become naked in Winter without fearing blame. ~ Khalil Gibran #Quote

Laziness will cause you pain. ~ #Slogan on T-shirt worn at the Vee Arnis Jitsu School of Self-Defense

Everybody's worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there's a really easy way: stop participating in it. ~ Noam Chomsky #Quote

Seduce my mind and you can have my body. Find my soul and I’m yours forever. ~ Anonymous #Quote

A gun gives you the body, not the bird 🐦. ~ Henry David Thoreau #Quote

Hugging has no unpleasant side effects and is all natural. There are no batteries to replace, it's inflation-proof and non-fattening with no monthly payments. It's non-taxable, non-polluting, and is, of course, fully refundable. ~ Author Unknown #Quote

All that we know is nothing, we are merely crammed waste-paper baskets, unless we are in touch with that which laughs at all our knowing. ~ D.H. Lawrence #Quote

Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death! ~ Auntie Mame #LinesFromMovies

Never lie to your doctor. #JustWisdom

Life is one long experiment in learning. Who can be perfect all the time ⏳? Sometimes I feel half-wise, sometimes half-stupid. ~ Terri Guillemets #Quote

The secret of creativity is knowing how to hide your sources. ~ Albert Einstein #Quote

Two roads diverged in a wood and I – I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference. ~ Robert Frost #Quote

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: 'I am here to live out loud'. ~ Γ‰mile Zola #Quote

To be a poet is a condition, not a profession. ~ Robert Frost #Quote

One can easily judge the character of a person by the way they treat people who can do nothing for them. ~ #Proverb

What then is time ⏳? If no one asks me, I know what it is. If I wish to explain it to him who asks, I do not know. ~ Saint Augustine #Quote

Every vice is only an exaggeration of a necessary and virtuous function. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson #Quote

Egotism is the anesthetic that dulls the pain of stupidity. ~ Frank Leahy #Quote

It was the experience of mystery -- even if mixed with fear -- that engendered religion. ~ Albert Einstein #Quote

Life is an addiction and self-preservation is its sweetest high ~ Taylor P. Davidson #Quote

You can never be overdressed or overeducated. ~ Oscar Wilde #Quote

What is deservedly suffered must be borne with calmness, but when the pain is unmerited, the grief is resistless. ~ Ovid #Quote

Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. ~ George Santayana #Quote

Cinema should make you forget you are sitting in a theatre. ~ Roman Polanski #Quote

It is generally agreed that "Hello" is an appropriate greeting because if you entered a room and said "Goodbye," it could confuse a lot of people. ~ Dolph Sharp #Quote

How alike are the groans of love, to those of the dying. ~ Malcolm Lowry #Quote

If you have the right of way. Take it. #JustWisdom

Poetry is the synthesis of hyacinths and biscuits. ~ Carl Sandburg #Quote

Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship. ~ Casablanca #LinesFromMovies

In true love the smallest distance is too great, and the greatest distance can be bridged. ~ Hans Nouwens #Quote

If we're going to be damned, let's be damned for what we really are. ~ Captain Jean-Luc Picard #Quote

A sense of humour is a major defence against minor troubles. ~ Mignon McLaughlin #Quote

If we don't succeed, we run the risk of failure. ~ Dan Quayle #Quote

Statistics show every two minutes another statistic is created. ~ Author Unknown #Quote

What is beauty? It’s what you love. ~ Yoko Ono #Quote

When a person can no longer laugh 🀣 at himself, it is time ⏳ for others to laugh 🀣 at him. ~ Thomas Szasz #Quote

We all end up in a single bed sooner or later. ~ #Proverb

The idea, which constitutes the actual being of the human mind, is not simple, but compounded of a great number of ideas. ~ Benedict de Spinoza #Quote

Good manners: The noise you don't make when you're eating soup. ~ Bennett Cerf #Quote

If you have to eat a frog, don’t look at it for too long. ~ Mark Twain #Quote


You pray in your distress and in your need; would that you might pray also in the fullness of your joy and in your days of abundance. ~ Khalil Gibran #Quote

The future is always beginning now. ~ Mark Strand #Quote

Do not repeat anything you will not sign your name to. ~ Author Unknown #Quote

If you don't like something change it; if you can't change it, change the way you think about it. ~ Mary Engelbreit #Quote

Those who live by the sea ⛵️ can hardly form a single thought of which the sea ⛵️ would not be part. ~ Hermann Broch #Quote