Monday, 25 March 2013

Buy the Ticket, Take the Ride

Pics:  More Churches of Ecuador

You can’t cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water.  ~ Rabindranath Tagore #quote

I don't try to describe the future. I try to prevent it. ~ Ray Bradbury #quote

The woods are lovely, dark and deep, but I have promises to keep, and miles to go before I sleep ~ Robert Frost #quote

And the trouble is, if you don't risk anything, you risk even more. ~ Erica Jong #quote

When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it. ~ Sigmund Freud #quote

One cannot alter a condition with the same mind set that created it in the first place. ~ Albert Einstein #quote

The unending paradox is that we do learn through pain. ~ Madeleine L'Engle #quote

I am the walrus. ~ John Lennon #quote

What is a rebel? A man who says no. ~ Albert Camus #quote

Curiosity is insubordination in its purest form. ~ Vladimir Nabokov #quote

Often it takes some calamity to make us live in the present. Then suddenly we wake up & see all the mistakes we have made ~ B. Watterson #quote

Buy the ticket, take the ride. ~  Hunter S. Thompson #quote

There is no saint without a past, no sinner without a future. ~ St. Augustine of Hippo #quote

I'm not upset that you lied to me, I'm upset that from now on I can't believe you. ~ Nietzche #quote

Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience. ~ George Washington #quote

Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain. ~ Bob Dylan #quote


If you fell down yesterday, stand up today. ~ H.G. Wells #quote

In all chaos there is a cosmos, in all disorder a secret order. ~ Carl Gustav Jung #quote

If Pavlov tested his cat he would have failed. ~ Patrick H.T. Doyle #quote

It’s a recession when your neighbor loses his job; it’s a depression when you lose your own. ~ Harry S. Truman #quote

As you cannot do what you want, Want what you can do ~ Leonardo da Vinci #quote

Until they became conscious they will never rebel, and until after they have rebelled they cannot become conscious. ~ George Orwell #quote

Finding Nirvana is like locating silence. ~ Jack Kerouac #quote

To define is to limit. ~ Oscar Wilde #quote

She just loves books. Loves the way they feel, the way they smell, loves the black letters marching across the white pages... ~ R. Wells #quote

Rudeness is the weak mans imitation of strength. ~ Eric Hoffer #quote

I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat. ~ Winston S. Churchill #quote

Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed. ~ Alexander Pope #quote

It is horrifying that we have to fight our own government to save the environment. ~ Ansel Adams #quote

The purpose of education is to replace an empty mind with an open one. ~ Malcolm Forbes #quote

If you can do no good, at least do no harm. ~ Kurt Vonnegut #quote

Sanity is a cozy lie. ~ Susan Sontag #quote

Reason has always existed, but not always in a reasonable form. ~ Karl Marx #quote

Certainty is missing the point entirely. ~ Anne Lamott #quote

Here we are, trapped in the amber of the moment. There is no why. ~ Kurt Vonnegut #quote

The universe may not always play fair, but at least it's got a hell of a sense of humor. ~ Candace Bushnell #quote

The world will never starve for want of wonders, but for want of wonder. ~ G.K. Chesterton #quote

Offer them what they secretly want and they of course immediately become panic-stricken. ~ Jack Kerouac #quote

An empty stomach is not a good political adviser. ~ Albert Einstein #quote

The less you know, the more you believe. ~ Bono #quote