~ …the most memorable concern of mankind is the guts it takes to face the sunlight again.” ~Charles Bukowski~ May you always have Love to Share, Health to Spare and Friends that Care.
~ So show me a smile to smother the stars.
~ I was a child, and he was alive.
~ “An excuse is worse and more terrible than a lie, for an excuse is a lie guarded.” ~ Pope John Paul I
~ “Don’t wish it were easier, wish you were better. Don’t wish for fewer problems, wish for more skills. Don’t wish for less challenges, wish for more wisdom.” ~ Earl Shoaf
~ Art is what you can get away with.
~ “Laugh as much as you breathe and love as long as you live.”
~ These are the things we beg for… a root canal.. an irs audit, coffee spiled on our clothes.. when the really terrible things happen we start begging a god we don’t believe in to bring back the little horrors and take away this.. it seens quaint now, doesn’t it.. the flood in the kitchen, the poison oak, the fight that brings you shaking with range.. would it have helped if we could see what else is coming? Would we had known that these were the best moments of our lives?
Charles Bukowski:~ “Some people never go crazy. What truly horrible lives they must lead.” ~ “Do you hate people? I don’t hate them…I just feel better when they’re not around.” ~ “An intellectual says a simple thing in a hard way. An artist says a hard thing in a simple way.” ~ “There’s a bluebird in my heart that wants to get out but I’m too tough for him, I say, stay in there, I’m not going to let anybody see you.” ~ “I wanted the whole world or nothing.”
~ I would imagine that if you could understand Morse code, a tap dancer would drive you crazy. ~ Mitch Hedberg
~ “Women who seek to be equal with men lack ambition.” ~ Marilyn Monroe
~ “We are all a little weird and life’s a little weird, and when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall in mutual weirdness and call it love.” ~ Dr. Seuss
~ “Happiness is a warm puppy.” ~ Charles M. Schulz
~ “If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?” ~ Albert Einstein
~ “A clever person solves a problem. A wise person avoids it.” ~ Albert Einstein
~ “When you’re in jail, a good friend will be trying to bail you out. A best friend will be in the cell next to you saying, ‘Damn, that was fun’.” ~ Groucho Marx
~ “Give a girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world.” ~ Marilyn Monroe
~ “If you’re looking for sympathy you’ll find it between shit and syphilis in the dictionary.” ~ David Sedaris
~ “Being a woman is a terribly difficult task, since it consists principally in dealing with men.” ~ Joseph Conrad
~ “Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea.” ~ Robert A. Heinlein
~ “There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate.” ~ Charles Dickens
~ “Everything you can imagine is real.” ~ Pablo Picasso
~ “Reality continues to ruin my life.” ~ Bill Watterson
~ “We don’t see things as they are, we see them as we are.” ~ Anaïs Nin
~ “Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.” ~ Marilyn Monroe, Marilyn: Her Life in Her Own Words
~ “I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.” ~ Dr. Seuss
~ “Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and it may be necessary from time to time to give a stupid or misinformed beholder a black eye.” ~ Jim Henson
~ “If you judge people, you have no time to love them.” ~ Mother Teresa
~ The big lesson in life, baby, is never be scared of anyone or anything. ~ Frank Sinatra
~ I shut my eyes and all the world drops dead;
I lift my lids and all is born again.
(I think I made you up inside my head.)
~ Only by letting go can we truly possess what is real.
~ The truth is I gave my heart away a long time ago, my whole heart, and I never really got it back. ~ Melanie Smooter Reese Witherspoon
~ Look like a girl
Act like a lady
Think like a man
Work like a boss
~ “If you think you’re too small to have an impact, try going to bed with a mosquito.”~ Anita Roddick
~ “Women need real moments of solitude and self-reflection to balance out how much of ourselves we give away.” ~ Barbara de Angelis