Thursday, 25 April 2013

Always Be On the Lookout

There are two kinds of light - the glow that illuminates, and the glare that obscures. ~ James Thurber #quote

For you see, the headwaters of Shit Creek are a cruel and treacherous expanse. ~ Roger Zelazny #quote

We are described into corners, and then we must describe ourselves out of corners. ~ Salman Rushdie #quote

SIDNEY: Ladies and gentlemen, take my advice: pull down your pants and slide on the ice. ~ M•A•S•H #linesfromTV

Always be on the lookout for the presence of wonder. ~ E.B. White #quote

Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain and most fools do. ~ Benjamin Franklin #quote

I have come to the conclusion that politics are too serious a matter to be left to the politicians. ~ Charles De Gaulle #quote
You can suffer the pain of change or suffer remaining the way you are. ~ Joyce Meyer #quote

Philosophers have argued for centuries about how many angels can dance on the head of a pin, but materialists have always known it depends on whether they are jitterbugging or dancing cheek to cheek ~ Tom Robbins #quote

I have never voted... I have always known...that the idiots are in a majority so it's certain they will win .~ Louise-Ferdinand Celine #quote

Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion. ~ Democritus #quote

Rhett Butler: You go into the arena alone. The lions are hungry for you. ~ Gone with the Wind #linesfrommovies
Change is one thing. Acceptance is another. ~ Arundhati Roy #quote

That she had so completely recovered her sanity was a source of sadness to her. One should never be cured of one's passion. ~ M. Duras #quote

They Have Money For War But Can't Feed The Poor. ~ Tupac Shakur #quote

Bad is called good when worse happens. ~ Norwegian #Proverb

Nothing endures but change. ~ Heraclitus #quote

Short is the joy that guilty pleasure brings. ~ Euripides #quote

FRANK: I didn't come here to be liked. RADAR: You certainly came to the right place.
~ M•A•S•H #linesfromTV

No great genius is without an admixture of madness. ~ Aristotle #quote

The universe seems neither benign nor hostile, merely indifferent. ~ Carl Sagan #quote

In this universe effect follows cause. I've complained about it but... ~ Dr. Gregory House #linesfromTV

Otto: Apes don't read philosophy. Wanda: Yes they do, Otto, they just don't understand it.
~ A Fish Called Wanda #linesfrommovies

When one burns one's bridges, what a very nice fire it makes. ~ Dylan Thomas #quote

If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail. ~ Abraham Maslow #quote

There are no rules of architecture for a castle in the clouds. ~ G.K. Chesterton #quote

Whoever controls the media, the images, controls the culture. ~ Allen Ginsberg #quote

There's no coming to consciousness without pain. ~ Carl G. Jung #quote

Anyone can stand adversity but to test a person's character, give them power.  ~ Abraham Lincoln #quote

Pay attention to where you are going because without meaning you might get nowhere. ~ A.A. Milne #quote

Patience – A minor form of despair, disguised as a virtue. ~ Ambrose Bierce #quote

There is something that is much more scarce, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability. ~ Robert Half #quote

I'm obsessively opposed to the typical. ~ Lady Gaga #quote

Cheops' Law:  Nothing ever gets built on schedule or within budget. ~ Robert A. Heinlein #quote

They muddy the water, to make it seem deep. ~ F.W. Nietzsche #quote

Round and round we spin, with feet of lead and wings of tin. ~ Kurt Vonnegut #quote

Hustlers of the world, there is one mark you cannot beat: the mark inside. ~ William S. Burroughs #quote

The comfort of the rich depends upon an abundant supply of the poor. ~ Voltaire #quote

The universe is made of stories, not of atoms. ~ Muriel Rukeyser #quote

Life goes on within you and without you ~ Beatles #lyrics

A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him. ~ David Brinkley #quote