Quote Of The Day Thread

July 3, 2019 at 14:55 (UT/GMT)
(Pisces) fishscales
Quote Of The Day Thread
Post your favorite quotes: anything you find insightful, meaningful, funny, etc.

"These are the days that must happen to you" - Walt Whitman, from "Song of the Open Road"

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July 12, 2019 at 02:31
(Aquarius) Leo Moon » fishscales
Heh ha ha!!!!

Pretty much so .

Fortunately my downstairs neighbor, she’s cool.
My side neighbors are from India, So I just play Kashmir a lot. ( which I would anyway). That is a joke ...for all the humorless people out there!
Please .....Fuck Off!

I did say please.(fuck off)

I should say I told them all to call me if I get outta hand. I am not a total dick. ( just mostly!) :3:
So far so good!
July 12, 2019 at 02:22
(Pisces) fishscales » Leo Moon
Oh heavens it´s that LeoMoon again and his devil´s music...

Turn that down you hooligan!
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July 12, 2019 at 01:03
(Aquarius) Leo Moon
I really hate quoting Ted Nugent but....

“ if it’s too loud You’re too old!”

I gotta agree with that sentiment!

That’s what I tell all the other people in my apt. Complex.
July 10, 2019 at 20:31
(Aquarius) Leo Moon
Taking oneself too seriously is the major drawback of being an asshole. :4:
July 10, 2019 at 20:28
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So true...
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July 10, 2019 at 17:15
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"Men of convictions are prisoners. They do not see far enough, they do not see what is blow them: whereas a man who would talk to any purpose about value and non-value must be able to see five hundred convictions beneath him - and behind him... A mind that aspires to great things, and that wills the means thereto, is necessarily sceptical. Freedom from any sort of conviction belongs to strength, and to an independent point of view.."
- Friedrich Nietzsche, The Antichrist

"It can´t rain all the time."
- James O´Barr, The Crow

"Nothing is trivial."
- James O´Barr, The Crow

"We do not recognize our souls until they are in pain."
- James O´Barr, The Crow

"Life is just a dream on the way to death."
- James O´Barr, The Crow

"Building burn, people die, but real love lives forever"
- James O´Barr, The Crow
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July 10, 2019 at 16:59
(Aquarius) Leo Moon » zodicat
:15: :15: to the Bill Burroughs quote.

I could find many more excellent lines he wrote.

His is an all time classic speaking voice.
That droning , nasal Midwest accent.

Love hearing him speak and read his works.
July 10, 2019 at 16:44
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“A paranoid is someone who knows a little of what´s going on. A psychotic is a guy who´s just found out what´s going on.”

-William S. Burroughs
July 10, 2019 at 12:47
(Pisces) fishscales » goldenlion32
There is a great Tai Chi quote I´ve read that I can´t find or the life of me now...

Something about when we accept and are not afraid of the possibility of loss, we stand a much greater chance of winning.

It was obviously put much more eloquently though. Wish I could find it.
July 10, 2019 at 12:38
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“To reach an understanding of Aikido as love, you have to be shinken [completely focused; as if wielding a real sword]. You need to commit yourself, body and soul. Without a wholehearted focus, you won;t be able to effectively love yourself or someone else. You can´t half-heartedly achieve a true love. It has to be shinken. It must be real.”
― Linda Holiday, Journey to the Heart of Aikido: The Teachings of Motomichi Anno Sensei
July 10, 2019 at 12:36
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If I had to die right now, I would want to go home and spend my last few days with my child and celebrate life the best of my ability. Dance, listen to some music, paint, write, and sit on the beach and watch the sunset and sunrise. :75:
July 10, 2019 at 12:25
(Pisces) fishscales
Human beings are afraid of dying. They are always running after something: money, honor, and pleasure. But if you had to die now, what would you want?

Taisen Deshimaru
July 10, 2019 at 12:22
(Pisces) fishscales
Think with the whole body.

Taisen Deshimaru
July 10, 2019 at 12:21
(Pisces) fishscales
In a fight between a strong technique and a strong body, technique will prevail. In a fight between a strong mind and a strong technique, mind will prevail, because it will find the weak point.

Taisen Deshimaru

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July 10, 2019 at 01:05
(Pisces) fishscales » goldenlion32
^^^

Awesome one.

I spent some time in an Aikido class. Great experience, but I had to move.

Sensei taught a breathing exercise that I still use to this day.

He looked like Yoda too.
July 9, 2019 at 15:44
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“If you try to learn with your intellect, it is more difficult to absorb the teachings on a deep level. The mind looks at something and says, I don´t want that; I want this instead. But as you simply continue to train, something changes. What changes is deeper than your intellectual knowledge, deeper than mind or heart.”
― Linda Holiday, Journey to the Heart of Aikido: The Teachings of Motomichi Anno Sensei
July 9, 2019 at 10:30
(Scorpio) SpaceChild » goldenlion32
Always liked this one :15:
July 7, 2019 at 12:55
(Pisces) fishscales
For thirty years I sought God. But when I looked carefully I found that in reality God was the seeker and I the sought. -Bayazid al-Bastami
July 7, 2019 at 06:56
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Thoughts
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July 7, 2019 at 06:54
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July 7, 2019 at 06:09
(Aquarius) Leo Moon
“There is nothing good nor bad that thinking makes it so.”


Shakespeare
July 6, 2019 at 17:06
(Aquarius) Leo Moon » goldenlion32
Really like those 3 pieces of wisdom You posted.

In my view the world would improve greatly with a dose of Zen and Taoism.

To move away from the concrete , black and white dualism and explore non-theistic philosophies of living, perceiving and being.

Plus somebody had to re-evolve this thread!
:4:

( meaning You .....)
July 6, 2019 at 16:57
(Aquarius) Leo Moon » fishscales
Ha ha great one from Carlin.

I need to get back into his work.
July 6, 2019 at 16:54
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Wisdom
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July 6, 2019 at 16:53
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Thoughts to ponder
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