Thursday, 13 December 2012

Little by Little, One Travels Far

All pictures Wall Paintings surrounding an Ecuadorian Grade School
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed. ~ Ernest Hemingway #quote

Dear future generations: Please accept our apologies. We were rolling drunk on petroleum. ~ Kurt Vonnegut #quote

No woman really wants a man to carry her off; she only wants him to want to do it. ~ Elizabeth Peters #quote

When I'm good, I'm very good, but when I'm bad, I'm better.  ~ Mae West #quote

You're off to Great Places! / Today is your day! / Your mountain is waiting / So... get on your way! ~ Dr. Seuss #quote

Sometimes the road less traveled is less traveled for a reason ~ Jerry Seinfeld #quote

When did the future switch from being a promise to being a threat? ~ Chuck Palahniuk #quote

He who stands for nothing will fall for anything. ~ Alexander Hamilton #quote
There are years that ask questions and years that answer. ~ Zora Neale Hurston #quote

Reason is not automatic.  Those who deny it cannot be conquered by it. ~ Ayn Rand #quote

Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind ~ Rudyard Kipling #quote

Inside every older lady is a younger lady - wondering what the hell happened. ~ Cora Harvey Armstrong #quote

A man is the sum of his misfortunes. ~ Faulkner (Sound & The Fury) #quote

I quit being afraid when my first venture failed & the sky didn't fall down. ~ Allen Nueharth #quote

The cure for anything is salt water - sweat, tears, or the sea ~ Isak Dinesen #quote

He had noticed that events were cowards: they didn't occur singly, but instead they would run in packs and leap out at him all at once. ~ Neil Gaiman #quote

I will not say, Do not weep, for not all tears are an evil.  ~ J.R.R. Tolkien #quote

We cannot change the cards we are dealt, just how we play the hand. ~ Randy Pausch #quote

If you don't want anyone to know, don't do it. ~ Chinese #Proverb

I would die for you. But I won't live for you. ~ Stephen Chbosky #quote

I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not. ~ Kurt Cobain #quote

In politics, stupidity is not a handicap. ~ Napoleon Bonaparte #quote

There is a sufficiency in the world for mans need ~ but not for mans greed. ~ M. Ghandi #quote

Know the rules well, so you can break them effectively. ~ Dalai Lama XIV #quote

Old age ain't no place for sissies. ~ Bette Davis #quote

Little by little, one travels far ~ J.R.R. Tolkien #quote

I'm sick of not having the courage to be an absolute nobody. ~ J.D. Salinger #quote

The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes. ~ Marcel Proust #quote

Weeds are flowers too, once you get to know them. ~ A.A. Milne #quote

That would be a good thing for them to cut on my tombstone:  Wherever she was against her better judgment. ~ Dorothy Parker #quote

If you are irritated by every rub, how will you be polished? ~ Mawlana Jalal-al-Din Rumi #quote

What makes the desert that somewhere it hides a well...' ~ Antoine de Saint-Exuperty (The Little Prince) #quote
At eighteen our convictions are hills from which we look; at forty-five they are caves in which we hide. ~ F. Scott Fitzgerald #quote

In a battle, the winners & the losers both lose. ~ The Buddha #quote

If you don't know, the thing to do is not to get scared, but to learn. ~ Ayn Rand #quote

If you don't know where you're going, any road will take you there. ~ George Harrison #quote

When the rich wage war it's the poor who die. ~ Jean~Paul Sartre #quote

Do not let us mistake necessary evils for good. ~ C.S. Lewis #quote

In this world there are only two tragedies. One is not getting what one wants, and the other is getting it. ~ Oscar Wilde #quote

Until you find something to fight for, you settle for something to fight against. ~ Chuck Palahniuk #quote

When in doubt, look intelligent. ~ Garrison Keillor #quote

The world is a stage and the play is badly cast. ~ Oscar Wilde #quote

Not to forgive is like drinking a glass of poison and waiting for your enemies to die. ~ Nelson Mandela #quote

The scariest moment is always just before you start. ~ Stephen King #quote

We're all going to die, all of us, what a circus!  That alone should make us love each other but it doesn't. ~ Charles Bukowski #quote

In the very depths of Hell, do not demons love one another? ~ Anne Rice #quote

It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness. ~ Leo Tolstoy #quote

Do not go gentle into that good night / Old age should burn & rave at close of day / Rage, rage against the dying of the light ~ D. Thomas #poetry #quote
Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are ~ Kurt Cobain #quote

Scratch any cynic and you will find a disappointed idealist ~ George Carlin #quote

Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret. ~ Ambrose Bierce #quote

Poems are never finished ~ just abandoned ~ Paul Valery #quote