words


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A

A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

B

Beings long to free themselves from misery, but misery itself they race to catch. We long for joy, but in our ignorance, destroy it, as we would a hated enemy.

- Shantideva

D

Don't make excuses for nasty people. You can't put a flower in an asshole and call it a vase.

- unknown

I

If Jesus had been killed twenty years ago, Catholic school children would be wearing little electric chairs around their necks instead of crosses.

- Lenny Bruce


K

Knowing that life is short, enjoy it. Moment by Moment.

- Suzuki Roshi

T

Taught from infancy that beauty is woman's sceptre, the mind shapes itself to the body, and roaming round its gilt cage, only seeks to adorn its prison.

-Mary Wollstonecraft, reformer and writer (27 Apr 1759-1797)

There is no foreign land; it is the traveller only that is foreign.

- Robert Louis Stevenson, novelist, essayist, and poet (13 Nov 1850-1894)

U

Unthinking respect for authority is the greatest enemy of truth.

-Albert Einstein, physicist, Nobel laureate (14 Mar 1879-1955)

W

We don't see things as they are; we see things as we are.

- Anais Nin