Tuesday, 4 October 2011

We Are the People Our Parents Warned Us About


'But I don't want to go among mad people,' said Alice. 'Oh, you can't help that,' said the cat. 'We're all mad here. ~ Lewis Carroll #quote

The secret of freedom lies in educating people, whereas the secret of tyranny is in keeping them ignorant. ~ Maximilien Robespierre #quote

People are either born hosts or born guests. ~ Max Beerbohm #quote

During Carnival Feb/2011

Everybody knows how to raise children, except the people who have them. ~ P.J. O'Rourke #quote

It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them. ~ P.G. Wodehouse #quote

As long as you have capital punishment there is no guarantee that innocent people won't be put to death. ~ Paul Simon #quote

God save us from people who do the morally right thing. It's always the rest of us who get broken in half. ~ Paddy Chayefsky #quote

You probably wouldn't worry about what people think of you if you could know how seldom they do. ~ Olin Miller #quote

The people who make art their business are mostly imposters. ~ Pablo Picasso #quote

You're neither unnatural, nor abominable, nor mad; you're as much a part of what people call nature as anyone else. ~ Radclyffe Hall #quote

We keep passing unseen through little moments of other people's lives. ~ Robert M. Pirsig #quote

I can't believe what I have seen people do. ~ Robert Lewis #quote

One-fifth of the people are against everything all the time. ~ Robert Kennedy #quote

People say they love truth, but in reality they want to believe that which they love is true. ~ Robert J. Ringer #quote

Some people walk in the rain, others just get wet. ~ Roger Miller #quote

Never offend people with style when you can offend them with substance. ~ Sam Brown #quote

I envy paranoids; they actually feel people are paying attention to them. ~ Susan Sontag #quote

Street Performers

To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all. ~ Oscar Wilde #quote

If you want to tell people the truth, make them laugh, otherwise they'll kill you. ~ Oscar Wilde #quote

People generally see what they look for, and hear what they listen for. ~ Harper Lee (To Kill a Mockingbird) #quote

All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent. ~ Thomas Jefferson #quote

People don't deserve the restraint we show by not going into delirium in front of them ~ Louis-Ferdinand Céline #quote

If you judge people, you have no time to love them. ~ Mother Theresa #quote

When people are bored, it is primarily with their own selves that they are bored. ~ Eric Hoffer #quote

Drummers are common in Cuenca

We are the people our parents warned us about. ~ Jimmy Buffett #quote

Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. ~ John Lennon #lyrics

You can't win arguments with people who don't deal in facts. ~ Rachel Maddow #quote

People are not like Tupperware, with their lids on securely. ~ Wally Lamb, I Know this Much is True #quote