Wednesday, 19 April 2017

In De Light of Stuff

History repeats itself, and that's one of the things that's wrong with history. ~ Clarence Darrow #quote

In de light of state is its and every dance and its story oft heard
Weed the pea poll
De clear
De pike
In de light of stuff
~ Sigred Philipsen #poetryquotes

It's impossible to experience one's death objectively and still carry a tune. ~ Woody Allen #quote

It's pretty hard to tell what does bring happiness. Poverty an' wealth have both failed. ~ Kin Hubbard #quote

If only we'd stop trying to be happy we'd have a pretty good time. ~ Edith Wharton #quote

Humankind cannot bear very much reality. ~ T. S. Eliot #quote

Certainty is an emotion, not a fact. ~ Philip Seymour Hoffman, Doubt #quote

A bore is a fellow who opens his mouth and puts his feats in it. ~ Henry Ford #quote





The greatest way to live with honour in this world is to be what we pretend to be.~ Socrates #quote

Anxiety is the hand maiden of creativity. ~ T. S. Eliot #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

Extraordinary how potent cheap music is. ~ Noel Coward #quote

Make the big lie, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe. ~ Adolf Hitler #quote

The world is indeed comic, but the joke is on mankind. ~ H. P. Lovecraft #quote

Don't let small minded people make you feel small. ~ Diane Broos #quote

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent. ~ E. Roosevelt #quote

Sanity and happiness are an impossible combination. ~ Mark Twain #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

When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be. ~ Lao Tzu #quote

Note front flat tire and gas tank on the roof.  We figure it hasn't gone through AirCare recently.

When Shakespeare was writing, he wasn't writing for stuff to lie on the page; it was supposed to get up and move around. ~ Ken Kesey #quote

A chief event of life is the day in which we have encountered a mind that startled us. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson #quote

In ancient times cats were worshiped as gods; they have not forgotten this. ~ Terry Pratchett #quote



I either want less corruption, or more chance to participate in it. ~ Ashleigh Brilliant #quote

"Freedom from fear" could be said to sum up the whole philosophy of human rights. ~ Dag Hammarskjold #quote

Everyone is more or less mad on one point. ~ Rudyard Kipling #quote

Status quo, you know, that is Latin for "'the mess we're in." ~ Ronald Reagan #quote





The great man is he who does not lose his child's heart. ~ Mencius #quote

Progress isn't made by early risers.Its made by lazy men trying to find easier ways to do something. ~ R. Heinlein #quote

Listen, wait, and be patient. Every shaman knows you have to deal with the fire that's in your audience's eye. ~ Ken Kesey #quote

I have never killed a man, but I have read many obituaries with great pleasure. ~ Clarence Darrow #quote


A lot of truth is said in jest. ~ Eminem #quote

Think left and think right and think low and think high. Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try! ~ Seuss #quote

Love is a condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own. ~ Robert Heinlein #quote

This is a hole in a public street in the town I live.  If you
look into the hole, it goes down at least 3 - 4 feet.
At the time of this writing, this hole has been
happily making a home for itself for maybe 3 months --
maybe more.  
I am opposed to millionaires, but it would be dangerous to offer me the position. ~ Mark Twain #quote

A question that sometimes drives me hazy: am I or are the others crazy? ~ Albert Einstein #quote

The only difference between me and a madman is that I'm not mad. ~ Salvador Dali #quote

If hard work were such a wonderful thing, surely the rich would have kept it all to themselves. ~ Lane Kirkland #quote




I can accept failure but I can't accept not trying. ~ Michael Jordan #quote

Way too much coffee. But if it weren't for the coffee, I'd have no identifiable personality whatsoever. ~ David Letterman #quote

I seated ugliness on my knee, and almost immediately grew tired of it. ~ Salvador Dali #quote

Good people are good because they've come to wisdom through failure. We get very little wisdom from success, you know. ~ W.Saroyan #quote

We thought, because we had power, we had wisdom. ~ Stephen Vincent Benét #quote

Never let your sense of morals prevent you from doing whats right. ~ Isaac Asimov #quote

Dying is the most embarrassing thing that can ever happen to you,because someone's got to take care of all your details. ~ Andy Warhol #quote





It has yet to be proven that intelligence has any survival value. ~ Arthur C. Clarke #quote

The lion and the calf shall lie down together but the calf won't get much sleep. ~ Woody Allen #quote





You can get help from teachers, but you are going to have to learn a lot by yourself, sitting alone in a room. ~ Dr. Seuss #quote

humanity i love you because when you're hard up you pawn your intelligence to buy a drink. ~ E.E. Cummings #quote
All mankind is divided into three classes: those that are immovable, those that are movable,and those that move. ~ Benjamin Franklin #quote

The answers are always inside the problem, not outside. ~ Marshall McLuhan #quote

What would you do if
I sang out of tune
stand up and walk out on me?
#haiku #BeatleHaiku

The dumbest people I know are those who know it all. ~ Malcolm Forbes #quote

Only the madman is absolutely sure. ~ Robert Anton Wilson #quote

'Tis better to be silent and be thought a fool, than to speak and remove all doubt. ~ Abraham Lincoln (attributed) #quote

Don't be pushed by your problems. Be led by your dreams. ~ Author Unknown #quote

When written in Chinese,the word crisis is composed of 2 characters. One represents danger & the other represents opportunity.~J.F. Kennedy #quote

Unless a man undertakes more than he possibly can do, he will never do all that he can. ~ Henry Drummond #quote

Love is not what makes the world go round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile. ~ Franklin P Jones #quote