"You will not find a stick hard enough to conquer my perseverance." - Diogenes'
Who says: Hard times?
I'm used to them
The speeding planet burns
I'm used to that
My life's so common it disappears
And sometimes even music
Cannot substitute for tears
-- Paul Simon
"Judge a man by his questions rather than
by his answers." -Voltaire
"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.