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Jett Superior laid this on you on || September 5, 2008 || 6:44 pm

in me I recognize you, and in you I recognize me.


:: ‘gladiator’ by nadine nemec ::

“The real secret of magic is that the world is made of words and that if you know the words that the world is made of, you can make of it whatever you wish.”

// Terence Kemp McKenna

Now you. Put a quote that you’ve strongly connected with recently in yon comments. I’m eager to hear them.

14 worked it out »

  1. Seaweed 9.5.2008

    “One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries” (Milne)

     
  2. Punk Rock Dad 9.5.2008

    “There are no great men, only ordinary men that overcome extraordinary challenges” Admiral Halsey during the Battle of Midway

     
  3. Clayfoot 9.5.2008

    An idealist is one who, on noticing that a rose smells better than a cabbage, concludes that it will also make better soup.

    H. L. Mencken

     
  4. Kellie 9.5.2008

    That which does not kill me, had better run pretty damn fast.

    Not very poetic, I don’t even know who wrote it, but it fits me.

     
  5. Coelecanth 9.6.2008

    “If you can’t fuck it and it doesn’t dance, eat it or throw it away.” Pat Cadigan

    From the novel “Synners”. I love this because it’s a long way from how I behave. Mind you, the big move has sent me down this path a ways.

    “Never retreat, never explain, never apologize–get the thing done and let them howl.” Nellie Mcclung

    (One of the Famous Five who forced the Canadian legal system to recognize women as “persons”) Again, advice I need to hear often.

    “No matter where you go: there you are.” Buckaroo Banzi.

     
  6. Geek 9.6.2008

    “Better to keep your mouth closed and be thought a fool than to open it and remove all doubt”

     
  7. “Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold” -Yeats

     
  8. chris robinson 9.6.2008

    “Lay down your head Tom Dooley/ Lay down your head and cry.” Traditional folk ballad

     
  9. Seaweed 9.6.2008

    WAIT – Do-over. I would rather submit this one: “In three words, I can sum up everything I know about life: It goes on.” Robert Frost

     
  10. redclay 9.6.2008

    “A cynic is a man who, when he smells flowers, looks around for a coffin”

    H.L. Mencken

     
  11. Jettomatika 9.6.2008

    Sea: There are no limits. Stick as many tickets in the box as you’d like.

     
  12. Kellie 9.7.2008

    Ok, my other ticket:

    Screw me once, shame on you.

    Screw me twice, shame on me.

    My Grandpa taught me that.

     
  13. cIII 9.8.2008

    “The difference between the almost right word and the right word is really a large matter—’tis the difference between the lightning bug and the lightning.”

    —Mark Twain

     
  14. cIII 9.8.2008

    or…….

    There is really nothing you must be.

    And there is nothing you must do.

    There is really nothing you must have.

    And there is nothing you must know.

    There is really nothing you must become.

    However, it helps to understand that fire burns,

    and when it rains, the earth gets wet.

    Japanese Zen scroll

     

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