The Hawk-Mo Hotwire

Micro Entrepreneurism, Simple Living & Art

my awesome quote collection…

“when you want what you’ve never had, you must learn to do what you have never done”

“excellence is the result of caring more than others think is wise, risking more than others think is safe, dreaming more than others think is practical, and expecting more than others think is possible”

“our truest life is when we are in dreams awake” -thoreau

“it is never too late to be what you might have been” -george elliot

“offer them what they secretly want and they of course immediately become panic stricken” -jack kerouac

“most people would rather be certain they’re miserable then risk being happy” -robert anthony
“sometimes people influence you not so much by what they mean to you- as by what they allow you to mean to them” -gotham knights

“fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us dragons can be beaten” -G K Chesterton

“its better to have something to remember then nothing to regret” -frank zappa

“the splendor of life forever lies in wait about each one of us in all its fullness, but veiled from new, deep down, invisible, far off. it is there, though, not hostile, not reluctant, not deaf. if you summon it by the right word, by its right name, it will come.” -franz kafka

“at the time, my life just seemed too complete, and maybe we have to break everything to make something better out of ourselves” -chuck palahniuk

“freedoms just another name for when you’ve got nothing left to lose” -janis joplin

“you do not need to leave your room. remain sitting at your table and listen. do not even listen, simply wait, be quiet, still and solitary. the world will freely offer itself to you to be unmasked, it has no choice, it will roll in ecstasy at your feet.” -franz kafka

“don’t stop to think of the right word, stop to think of a better picture” -ginsberg

“the magic of risking everything for a dream that no one can see but you” -million dollar baby

“the greatest art is unsophisticated, the greatest love indifferent, the greatest wisdom childish” -james frey, a million little pieces

“we are drawn to dogs because they are the uninhibited creatures we might be if we weren’t certain we knew better” -george bird evans

“the greatest thing in this world is not so much where we are, but in what direction we are moving” -wendell holmes

“in and of itself, nothing really matters. what matters, is that nothing really exists ‘in and of itself'” -chuck klosterman, sex, drugs, and cocoa puffs

“don’t fight fear… learn to dance with it.” -tony robbins

“there is no use trying,” said alice; “one can’t believe impossible things.”
“i dare say you haven’t had much practice,” said the queen. “when i was your age, i always did it for half an hour a day. why, sometimes i believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.” -lewis carroll, alice in wonderland

“in theory there is a possibility of perfect happiness: to believe in the indestructible element within one, and not to strive towards it.” -franz kafka

“by believing passionately in something that still does not exist, we create it. the nonexistent is whatever we have not sufficiently desired” -franz kafka

“courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important then fear.” -ambrose redmoon

to be continued…

Advertisements

About mudly

Mud is main blog writer extraordinaire, picture guru, and the garden and adventure instigator. She loves to cook, but doesn’t much like following a recipe. She also loves typewriters, the color turquoise, and wearing tie dye with stripes. And she dorks out on permies.com while dreaming up and planning her next garden.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Information

This entry was posted on November 22, 2008 by in Everything All in One Place and tagged , .

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 46 other followers

Archives

%d bloggers like this: