Sunday, 26 May 2013

We Have Met the Enemy

Llama in the Caja's ~ Ecuador
We are dealing with the best-educated generation in history. But they've got a brain dressed up with nowhere to go. ~ Timothy Leary #quote

Madness need not be all breakdown. It may also be break-through. ~ R.D. Lang #quote

I love it when someone insults me. That means I don't have to be nice anymore. ~ Billy Idol #quote

There's no use in weeping / Though we are condemned to part / There's such a thing as keeping / A remembrance in one's heart... ~ C. Bronte #quote

A belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary; men alone are quite capable of every wickedness. ~ Joseph Conrad #quote

Our faith in the present dies out long before our faith in the future. ~ Ruth Benedict #quote

Do not mistake consequence for fate. ~ Kristin Brown #quote

Magenta: I ask for nothing! / Frank: And you shall receive it, in abundance! ~ The Rocky Horror Picture Show #linesfrommovies

The torch of doubt and chaos is what the sage steers by. ~ Chuang Tzu #quote

Every right implies a responsibility; Every opportunity, an obligation; Every possession, a duty. ~ John D. Rockefeller #quote

Ours not to reason why / Ours but to do and die. ~ Alfred Lord Tennyson #quote

Economics and politics are the governing powers of life today, and that's why everything is so screwy. ~ Joseph Campbell #quote

I'm fed up to the ears with old men dreaming up wars for young men to die in. ~ George McGovern #quote

If we don't discipline ourselves, the world will do it for us. ~ William Feather #quote

No one appreciates the very special genius of your conversation as the dog does. ~ Christopher Morley #dogs #quotes

Buttercup: We'll never survive. / Westley: Nonsense, you only say that because nobody ever has. ~ The Princess Bride #linesfrommovies
Steff: You're a bitch. Ya know, you should really see a doctor before that condition worsens. ~ Pretty in Pink #linesfrommovies

Once the game is over, the king and the pawn go back in the same box. ~ Italian #Proverb

Decision: Something a man makes when he cannot get anyone to serve on a committee. ~ Fletcher Knebel #quote

The only way to escape the abyss is to look at it, gauge it, sound it out and descend into it. ~ Cesare Pavese #quote

Agricultural burning in the Caja's
Imagine the Creator as a stand up comedian - and at once the world becomes explicable. ~ H.L. Mencken #quote

Any activity becomes creative when the doer cares about doing it right, or doing it better. ~ John Updike #quote

Don't steal. The government hates competition. ~ Anonymous #quote

Fix the problem, not the blame. ~ Japanese #Proverb

We have met the enemy and it is us. ~ Walt Kelly #quote

VENUS: Every now and then I get this uncontrollable urge to wear a hat. ~ WKRP in Cincinnati #linesfromTV

Dos Chorreras Lodge in the Caja's

Dos Chorreras Lodge

Dos Chorreras Lodge Grounds ~ Trout fishing here.


Indifference creates an artificial peace. ~ Mason Cooley #quote

You must stick to your conviction, but be ready to abandon your assumptions. ~ Denis Waitley #quote

In the depths of winter I finally learned there was in me an invincible summer. ~ Albert Camus #quote

The cynic knows the price of everything and the value of nothing. ~ Oscar Wilde #quote

If The Beatles or the 60's had a message, it was 'Learn to swim. And once you've learned - swim! ~ John Lennon #quote

The definition of a beautiful woman is one who loves me.~ Sloan Wilson #quote

Those who stand for nothing fall for anything. ~ Alexander Hamilton #quote

Believe me my young friend; there is nothing...half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats. ~ Kenneth Grahame #quote

Chris Taylor: Somebody once wrote: "Hell is the impossibility of reason." That's what this place feels like. Hell ~ Platoon #linesfrommovies

He that cannot endure the bad will not live to see the good. ~ Jewish #Proverb

There is no order in the world around us, we must adapt ourselves to the requirements of chaos instead. ~ Kurt Vonnegut #quote

Nothing endures but change. ~ Heraclitus #quote

There are no facts, only interpretations. ~ Friedrich Nietzsche #quote

Do not wait for the last judgement. It takes place every day. ~ Albert Camus #quote

Ideologies separate us. Dreams and anguish bring us together. ~ Eugene Ionesco #quote

We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools. ~ Martin Luther King, Jr. #quote

Ramius: Upon reaching the New World, Cortez burned his ships; as a result his men were well motivated. ~ The Hunter for Red October #quote

Life was simple before World War II. After that, we had systems. ~ Grace Muray Hopper #quote