"God will not have his work made manifest
by cowards....Trust thyself : every heart
vibrates to that iron string."
-Ralph Waldo Emerson, the sage of Concord
I'd rather have a free bottle in front of me, than a pre-frontal lobotomy.
I know it's not a Grateful Dead quote,
but this one works for me:
"You can't always get what you want.
But if you try sometimes,
You just might find
You get what you need."
--The Rolling Stones
"Every Little bit helps" said the little old man.
As he pissed into the Sea.
( My Grandmom Lilian Bobb)
when he joined his band ...
"If things get weird - just keep on playing"
Mr. Pid. Just so on Catch 22. I watched the film again a few months back, for the first time in decades, and it more than stood the test of time.
"I have no money, no resources, no hopes. I am the happiest man alive."
—Henry Miller, Tropic of Cancer
Nately: "It's better to die on your feet than to live on your knees."
Old Man: "No, you have that backwards. It is better to live on your feet than to die on your knees."
Catch-22 should be required reading for everyone.
Leafs suck, Dad!
Open your eyes, Clevinger. It doesn't make a damned bit of difference who wins the war to someone who's dead.
Argument closes off the door to the senses. It always masks violence. Continued too long, argument leads to violence. I have no violent intentions toward you.
The God Emperor of Dune