is a brand
hour by hour,
day by day.
“The aim of human life is to know thyself. Think for yourself. Question authority. Think with your friends. Create, create new realities. Philosophy is a team sport. Philosophy is the ultimate, the ultimate aphrodisiac pleasure. Learning how to operate your brain, learning how to operate your mind, learning how to redesign chaos” – Timothy Leary
Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality.
“The idea that media is there to educate us, or to inform us, is ridiculous because that’s about tenth or eleventh on their list.” – Abbie Hoffman
“Yoga is almost like music in a way; there’s no end to it.” – Sting
Canada is a country whose main exports are hockey players and cold fronts. Our main imports are baseball players and acid rain.
~Joseph Philippe Pierre Yves Elliott Trudeau
The eyes are the window to your soul. ~William Shakespeare
“My first wife said, ‘It’s either that
guitar or me,’ you know — and I give
you three guesses which one went.” – Jeff Beck
“There’s a lot of different forms of communication, but music is absolutely the purest one.” – Duane Allman
“A painting is music you can see and music is a painting you can hear.” – Miles Davis
As for my health issues, I am taking a one day at a time approach, and so far things are looking good.
“An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.”
– Victor Hugo
Sensations are the great things, after all. Should you ever be drowned or hung, be sure and make a note of your sensations; they will be worth to you ten guineas a sheet. ~ Edgar Allan Poe
“The fact is that more people have been slaughtered in the name of religion than for any other single reason. That, THAT my friends, is true perversion.” – Harvey Milk
Each day is slowly getting better. The blood-sugar counts are what I am working on, and I won’t give up. I am eating a lot better, though I do have to watch what I eat and drink. That’s it for now.
“People usually consider walking on water or in thin air a miracle. But I think the real miracle is not to walk either on water or in thin air, but to walk on earth. Every day we are engaged in a miracle which we don’t even recognize: a blue sky, white clouds, green leaves, the black, curious eyes of a child — our own two eyes. All is a miracle.” – Nhat Hanh
“Once a government is committed to the principle of silencing the voice of opposition, it has only one way to go, and that is down the path of increasingly repressive measures, until it becomes a source of terror to all its citizens and creates a country where everyone lives in fear.” – Harry S. Truman
Start where you are.
Start with fear.
Start with pain.
Start with doubt.
Start with hands shaking.
Start with voice trembling, but start.
Start and don’t stop.
Start where you are with what you have.
“There are two ways to be fooled. One is to believe what isn’t true; the other is to refuse to believe what is true.” – Soren Kierkegaard
“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” – Xunzi
The telephone is a good to talk to people without having to offer them a drink.
What goes best with a cup of coffee? Another cup. ~Henry Rollins
The mountains are mighty patience, Buddha-man
~Jack Kerouac, The Dharma Bums
“You don’t have to teach people how to be human. You have to teach them how to stop being inhuman.”
– Eldridge Cleaver