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#51 etherealdrifter

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Posted 23 December 2010 - 05:02 PM

Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored."
ó Aldous Huxley (Complete Essays 2, 1926-29)

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Posted 24 December 2010 - 01:59 PM

Throw enough shit at the wall and some is bound to stick. (Anonymous)

Persistence beats resistance. (Anonymous)
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Posted 06 February 2011 - 01:55 AM

ďEver since I was a child I have had this instinctive urge for expansion and growth. To me, the function and duty of a quality human being is the sincere and honest development of one's potential.Ē
- Bruce Lee
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We often feel like hapless atoms, running endlessly according to the blueprints and programs of unseen masters, whether itís the banking industry, Madison Avenue, whoever. We tend to disempower ourselves. We tend to believe that we donít matter. And in the act of taking that idea to ourselves we give everything away to somebody else, to something else.
Terence McKenna


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Posted 07 February 2011 - 06:38 AM

Now the trumpet summons us again -- not as a call to bear arms, though arms we need -- not as a call to battle, though embattled we are -- but a call to bear the burden of a long twilight struggle year in and year out, "rejoicing in hope, patient in tribulation" -- a struggle against the common enemies of man: tyranny, poverty and war itself.

John Fitzgerald Kennedy
"Never was there a time when I did not exist, nor you, nor all these others; nor in the future shall any of us cease to be."

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Posted 10 February 2011 - 03:49 AM

"What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
We often feel like hapless atoms, running endlessly according to the blueprints and programs of unseen masters, whether itís the banking industry, Madison Avenue, whoever. We tend to disempower ourselves. We tend to believe that we donít matter. And in the act of taking that idea to ourselves we give everything away to somebody else, to something else.
Terence McKenna


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Posted 10 February 2011 - 11:43 AM

Only when the last tree has died and the last river been poisoned and the last fish been caught will we realise we cannot eat money.
~ Cree Indian proverb

..Failure is an opportunity.

If you blame someone else,
there is no end to the blame.
Therefore the Master
fulfills her own obligations
and corrects her own mistakes.
She does what she needs to do
and demands nothing of others. 

-Lao Tzu.


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Posted 10 February 2011 - 01:40 PM

I've got a poster with that quote on it. :wink:
We often feel like hapless atoms, running endlessly according to the blueprints and programs of unseen masters, whether itís the banking industry, Madison Avenue, whoever. We tend to disempower ourselves. We tend to believe that we donít matter. And in the act of taking that idea to ourselves we give everything away to somebody else, to something else.
Terence McKenna


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Posted 11 February 2011 - 01:25 PM

During times of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act. George Orwell
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..Failure is an opportunity.

If you blame someone else,
there is no end to the blame.
Therefore the Master
fulfills her own obligations
and corrects her own mistakes.
She does what she needs to do
and demands nothing of others. 

-Lao Tzu.


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Posted 11 February 2011 - 01:26 PM

"curse this mobile phone internet" meeka

Edited by meeka, 11 February 2011 - 01:29 PM.

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..Failure is an opportunity.

If you blame someone else,
there is no end to the blame.
Therefore the Master
fulfills her own obligations
and corrects her own mistakes.
She does what she needs to do
and demands nothing of others. 

-Lao Tzu.


#60 synchromesh

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Posted 07 March 2011 - 08:31 PM

ďWe all die. The goal isn't to live forever, the goal is to create something that will.Ē
- Chuck Palahniuk
We often feel like hapless atoms, running endlessly according to the blueprints and programs of unseen masters, whether itís the banking industry, Madison Avenue, whoever. We tend to disempower ourselves. We tend to believe that we donít matter. And in the act of taking that idea to ourselves we give everything away to somebody else, to something else.
Terence McKenna


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Posted 03 May 2011 - 03:28 PM

"I mourn the loss of thousands of
precious lives, but I will not rejoice in
the death of one, not even an enemy.
Returning hate for hate multiplies hate,
adding deeper darkness to a night
already devoid of stars. Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light
can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate:
only love can do that"
óMartin Luther King jnr.
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..Failure is an opportunity.

If you blame someone else,
there is no end to the blame.
Therefore the Master
fulfills her own obligations
and corrects her own mistakes.
She does what she needs to do
and demands nothing of others. 

-Lao Tzu.


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Posted 03 May 2011 - 03:44 PM

"Though this all may be true, flowers fall even if we love them, weeds grow even if we hate them, and that is all." - Dogen Zenji
"If the cow had the cognitive ability to form thought and speak, would it say, 'Where's the milk? I'm not getting any milk,'" - Judge James J. Morley

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Posted 03 May 2011 - 04:01 PM

"Better to do a thing, then live in fear of it" - the Bloody Nines' Father.

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Posted 03 May 2011 - 04:30 PM

The early bird might catch the worm
But the second mouse gets the cheese. ?


A mentor is just an old man who hasn't tried to kiss you yet. JS

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Posted 03 May 2011 - 04:32 PM

Not the nicest role model Rahli, but you got the good advice at least :)

"Never bet against a Magus" ~Malacus Quai

"Change is a funny thing. Sometimes men change for the better. Sometimes men change for the worse. And often, very often, given time and opportunity... They change back." ~Nicoma Cosca
Whether you think you are wrong, or think you are right, you are correct.

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Posted 03 May 2011 - 04:42 PM

"The Government should build park benches and that is it. They should leave us alone."
- Jeremy Clarkson
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We often feel like hapless atoms, running endlessly according to the blueprints and programs of unseen masters, whether itís the banking industry, Madison Avenue, whoever. We tend to disempower ourselves. We tend to believe that we donít matter. And in the act of taking that idea to ourselves we give everything away to somebody else, to something else.
Terence McKenna


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Posted 03 May 2011 - 10:09 PM

"I mourn the loss of thousands of
precious lives, but I will not rejoice in
the death of one, not even an enemy.
Returning hate for hate multiplies hate,
adding deeper darkness to a night
already devoid of stars. Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light
can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate:
only love can do that"
óMartin Luther King jnr.


apparently falsely attributed to martin luther king, nice message though i guess.

I bellowed at the firmament

It looks like the rain is here to stay

And the rain pissed down upon me

And washed me all away

. . .

And the tears that we will weep today

Will all be washed away

By the tears that we will weep

When we weep again tomorrow


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Posted 03 May 2011 - 11:08 PM

well i dont know who wrote it, was only going by what greenpeace told me.

Dont shoot the messenger :wink:

..Failure is an opportunity.

If you blame someone else,
there is no end to the blame.
Therefore the Master
fulfills her own obligations
and corrects her own mistakes.
She does what she needs to do
and demands nothing of others. 

-Lao Tzu.


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Posted 25 May 2011 - 11:15 PM

"Most human beings only think they want freedom.
In truth they yearn for the bondage of social order, rigid
laws, materialism, the only freedom man really wants, is
the freedom to become comfortable."


from tv show 'Sons of Anarchy' :P

..Failure is an opportunity.

If you blame someone else,
there is no end to the blame.
Therefore the Master
fulfills her own obligations
and corrects her own mistakes.
She does what she needs to do
and demands nothing of others. 

-Lao Tzu.


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Posted 26 May 2011 - 01:03 AM

"Instant sunset just add sunset"



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Posted 26 May 2011 - 07:46 AM

"One original thought is worth a thousand mindless quotings - Diogenes" -Banksy
:P
Whether you think you are wrong, or think you are right, you are correct.

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Posted 26 May 2011 - 01:26 PM

I don't do drugs. I am drugs. ~Salvador Dali
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Posted 30 May 2011 - 02:32 PM

Since nothing is so secret or hidden that it cannot be revealed, everything depends on the discovery of those things which manifest the hidden.... He who wishes to explore Nature must tread her books with his feet.

~PARACELSUS

..Failure is an opportunity.

If you blame someone else,
there is no end to the blame.
Therefore the Master
fulfills her own obligations
and corrects her own mistakes.
She does what she needs to do
and demands nothing of others. 

-Lao Tzu.


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Posted 08 June 2011 - 11:33 PM

"Who controls the food supply controls the people (Monsanto); who controls the energy can control whole continents (Monsanto [biofuels]); who controls money can control the world (Monsanto)." -
Henry Kissinger
"If the cow had the cognitive ability to form thought and speak, would it say, 'Where's the milk? I'm not getting any milk,'" - Judge James J. Morley

- Stay inside. Don't drink, or eat, anything.

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Posted 11 June 2011 - 11:09 AM

Mine is
1[ a total knowledge of a single subject[plant biology as a example] should be a right[as formal education] but is a luxury and much harder and expensive for total knowledge ]


2[If I left[created] a quartz monolith 100 feet tall by 4 foot wide at he base] on a distant planet with my sayings inscribed on it on each of the 4 sides, it would be only a monument to remind myself of my sayings].

Aliens wouldn't care if they saw it or could understand the language or the sayings if deciphered.

Edited by devance, 11 June 2011 - 11:15 AM.

You can give a man a seedless watermelon [yummy] but can he raise one.