"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
"When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro."
It used to be framed on the wall of my office when I worked for the Clamshell Alliance against the Seabrook nuclear power plant on the seacoast of NH.
It wasn't a bad credo to have on tour, either.
in the GD Almanac:
"When in doubt, twirl"
"Steal Your Jazz"
"We are what we repeatedly do.
Excellence, therefore is not an
act but a habit." ~Aristotle
nothing like a Grateful Dead concert.
Luck ain't a lady, life is a bitch. I may never be wealthy, but I'll always be rich. - Asylum Street Spankers