“However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?” – Buddha http://www.bquot.es/s/1580
“Walking is Zen, sitting is Zen; Talking or silent, moving unmoving, The essence is at ease. ” – Yoka
The ugliest dog competition http://gu.com/p/4a7tg?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress
“Insanity in individuals is rare – but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.” – Friedrich Nietzsche http://www.bquot.es/s/110
“Happiness is a simple thing: you are happy when you are not trying to be happy. ” – Zen saying
Forgot to mention in the previous post, that it was a whopping 58 F. That was around 7:00 am. As the day went by, the temperature went slowly down hill.
The calendar that is hanging on the says, that today’s date is June 28, 2015. Well, with the current temperature of 52 F, at 8:52 pm, feels more like October, not the early part of summer. Did I mention that it rained and also windy for most of the day? It did. aponderingmind
French Philosopher / Born: June 28, 1712 – Died: July 2, 1778
“Worse than telling a lie is spending your whole life staying true to a lie.” – Robert Brault Criminal Quotes http://tinyurl.com/p9fdolv
My opinion from a straight man; A woman wants to marry another woman, go for it. A man wants to marry another man, go for it. For people who keep saying that marriage should be between a man and a woman, fine. But don’t be spouting the venom and bullshit by putting the Gays andContinue reading “My Two Cents”
Love wins: America celebrates same-sex marriage ruling http://gu.com/p/4a7xk?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress
Life is like a yo-yo It has its ups & downs aponderingmind.org
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American Philosopher Born: June 25, 1908 – Died: December 25, 2000
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seated the waiting begins watching wind blown clouds
“In life, unlike chess, the game continues after checkmate.” – Isaac Asimov Source: Criminal Quotes http://tinyurl.com/p9fdolv
“You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.” – Rosa Parks http://www.bquot.es/s/3102
Went to the store to buy a loaf of bread. Brought it home put it on the kitchen counter now it is loafing around. Don @ aponderingmind.org
“The shifts of fortune test the reliability of friends.” – Cicero http://www.bquot.es/s/806
“When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.” – Michel de Montaigne http://www.bquot.es/s/3295
Wilhelm von Humbolt Russian Philosopher Born: June 22, 1767 – Died: April 8, 1835 Brainy Quote
When I say something that is supposedly filthy, the response is “your mind is in the gutter.” My question is, which gutter, the one that abuts the street with the curb, or the one that is attached to the eaves of the house?
“I passionately hate the idea of being with it, I think an artist has always to be out of step with his time.” – Orson Welles http://www.bquot.es/s/2009
Is a ‘lighthouse’ light?
Mermaid Parade: Brooklyn hosts 33rd annual seaside celebration http://gu.com/p/4axz8?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress
French Philosopher Born: June 21, 1905 – Died: April 15, 1980.
“Judge not unless you judge yourself.” – Bob Marley http://www.bquot.es/s/1568
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Paul McCartney’s birthday is today, (June 18, 1942). He is now 73 years young. It just seems like it was only yesterday, that The Beatles landed in New York. And that was in February of 1964. Then he was a 21 year older, and a start of a successful career. Time flies.
“I’m for truth, no matter who tells it. I’m for justice, no matter who it is for or against. I’m a human being, first and foremost, and as such I’m for whoever and whatever benefits humanity as a whole.” – Malcolm X http://www.bquot.es/s/955
“There are some that only employ words for the purpose of disguising their thoughts.” – Voltaire http://tinyurl.com/p9fdolv
Black Dogs Project: helping darker canines find a home http://gu.com/p/49p86?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress
He: Good morning dear. She: What’s so good about it. He: Silently thinking that the shit is about to hit the fan, Now what did I do, or didn’t do? She: I couldn’t sleep because of your damn snoring! He: I don’t snore. She: What do you mean you don’t snore. You sound like aContinue reading “He Said/She Said Thursday Morning Edition”
“As life runs on, the road grows strange with new faces – and near the end, the milestones into headstones change, ‘neath every one a friend.” – James Russell Lowell http://tinyurl.com/p9fdolv
Cher would like to share on a dare a hungry polar bear.
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Absurd Thought of the Day June 18th 2015? Demanding a ceramic vase; test bungee jumping cords; by bungee jumping. (C)BJG(Blair Gaulton)June 2015
“In Zen, you drop off all the stuff you don’t need- your worries, fears, opinions, preconceptions, attachments because you really don’t need them! Complete Idiots Guide to Zen Living” –
I had a dream that I had a dream.
“Be Yourself! ” – Buddha.
“You do not need to leave your room, remain sitting at your table and listen. Do not even listen, simply wait. Do not even wait, be still and solitary. The world will freely offer itself to you. To be unmasked, it has no choice. It will roll in ecstasy at your feet. ” – FranzContinue reading “Tuesday Evening Quote”
“Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.” – Victor Hugo http://www.bquot.es/s/1642
“You can’t learn in school what the world is going to do next year.” – Henry Ford http://www.bquot.es/s/162
Nothing ever exists entirely alone; everything is in relation to everything else.
Unbound: China’s last ‘lotus feet’ http://gu.com/p/49mtp?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress
“The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary. Men alone are quite capable of every wickedness.” – Joseph Conrad http://tinyurl.com/p9fdolv
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Chuang Tzu had a student who asked him how one should comport oneself in life as a Taoist. Chuang said, “Do you see this tree? It is useless so it will live it’s full life, no carpenter will cut it down. It’s limbs are too Gnarly, so one couldn’t get…
“Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it.” – Buddha http://www.bquot.es/s/1588
Watch your thoughts, they become words. Watch your words, they become action. Watch your actions, they become habits. Watch your habits, they become character. Watch your character, it becomes your destiny. Lao Tzu
“Life is a disease, brother, and death begins already at birth. Every breath, every heartbeat, is a moment of dying – a little shove toward the end.” – Erich Maria Remarque http://www.bquot.es/s/3142
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“A silent mind is beautiful and dynamic. ” – Zen Saying
“No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path.” via- http://is.gd/MBQxz7
“Behind every beautiful thing, there’s some kind of pain.” – Bob Dylan http://www.bquot.es/s/832
“When you cook it should be an act of love. To put a frozen bag in the microwave for your child is an act of hate.” – Raymond Blanc
“I’ve learned that you shouldn’t go through life with a catcher’s mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.” – Maya Angelou http://www.bquot.es/s/2554
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“It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.” Henry David Thoreau
He: It’s been a long day. She: Why do you say that? He: Well, I was busy. She: Busy? Really? He: Yes, busy. She: Sitting on your ass all day, signifies that you was busy? He: While I was as you say, “sitting on my ass,” I was doing stuff, like doing crosswords, reading, blogging,Continue reading “He Said/She Said Friday Night Edition”
“No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.” Robert Frost