Saturday, 1 December 2012

When the Going Gets Weird

All pictures taken at a children's art class in Cuenca Ecuador
Insanity in individuals is something rare - but in groups, parties, nations and epochs, it is the rule. ~ Friedrich Nietzsche #quote

Just because some of us can read and write and do a little math, that doesn't mean we deserve to conquer the universe. ~ Kurt Vonnegut #quote

Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much. ~ Oscar Wilde #quote



'Tis better to have loved and lost / Than never to have loved at all ~ Alfred Lord Tennyson #quote

Gain a modest reputation for being unreliable and you will never be asked to do a thing. ~ Paul Theroux #quote

I know not with what weapons WW III will be fought, but WW IV will be fought with sticks and stones. ~ Albert Einstein #quote

Though lovers be lost, love shall not and death shall have no dominion. ~ Dylan Thomas #quote



In the fight between you and the world, back the world. ~ Frank Zappa #quote

I hate to advocate drugs, alcohol, violence, or insanity to anyone, but they've always worked for me. ~ Hunter S. Thompson #quote

Nobody can make you feel inferior without your consent. ~ Eleanor Roosevelt #quote

In a nation ruled by swine, all pigs are upward mobile. ~ Hunter S. Thompson #quote

If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world. ~ J. R. R. Tolkien #quote
A cult is a religion with no political power. ~ Tom Wolfe #quote

The two most common elements in the universe are Hydrogen and stupidity. ~ Harlan Ellison #quote

If not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled. ~ P. G. Wodehouse #quote

A man's admiration for absolute government is proportionate to the contempt he feels for those around him ~ Alexis de Tocqueville #quote

A clever person solves a problem. A wise person avoids it. ~ Albert Einstein #quote

If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace. ~ John Lennon #quote

The trouble with being in the rat race is that even if you win, you're still a rat. ~ Lily Tomlin #quote

Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake. ~ Napoleon Bonaparte #quote




You must have chaos within you to give birth to a dancing star. ~ Friedrich Nietzsche #quote

Live to the point of tears. ~ Albert Camus #quote

We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further ~ Richard Dawkins #quote

Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves. ~ Albert Einstein #quote






Colleges hate geniuses, just as convents hate saints. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson #quote

The more sins you confess, the more books you will sell. ~ #Proverb from the United States

No problem is so formidable that you can't walk away from it. ~ Charles M. Schulz #quote

When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro. ~ Hunter S. Thompson #quote

Man invented language to satisfy his deep need to complain. ~ Lily Tomlin #quote

If you want to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first create the universe. ~ Carl Sagan #quote

Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd. ~ Voltaire #quote

The whole dream of democracy is to raise the proletarian to the level of stupidity attained by the bourgeois. ~ Gustave Flaubert #quote


Eighty percent of success is showing up. ~ Woody Allen #quote

Everywhere I go I find a poet has been there before me. ~ Sigmund Freud #quote

Ability will never catch up with the demand for it. ~ Malcolm Forbes #quote

Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter, and those who matter don't mind. ~ Dr. Seuss #quote

Yesterday is history. Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That's why we call it 'The Present'. ~ Eleanor Roosevelt #quote

All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt. ~ Charles M. Schultz #quote

Fairy Tales are more than true; not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten. ~ G.K. Chesterton #quote

it takes courage to grow up and become who you really are. ~ e.e. cummings #quote