The perfect instrument is a mind in constant motion.
the obstacle is the path -zen proverb
It is impossible to make a man understand what he will become with the passage of time; and it is only a future self to whom a prophesy is truly relevant. -Roger Zelazny
For something to be old while in its prime is called a departure from the way of things. And whatever departs from the way of things will come to an untimely end. -Dao de Jing
Wisdom is a virtue which one should strive to cultivate throughout one's life, for it is impossible to be so wise one connot become even wiser. The wise know this ... As we journey through life, we should seek to make wise choices. Remember, wise choices are not thos which make our lives easier or simpler. Often they make them more complicated, but always they make us better. -The Witcher 3 (videogame, but nonetheless apt)
They must find it difficult ... Those who have taken authority as the truth, rather then truth as authority. -G. Massey
When the power of love over comes the love of power, the world will know peace. -Jimi Hendrix
Happiness is not real unless it is shared. -Alexander Supertramp (aka: Chris McCandless)
I am not proud to be American. I am not proud to be white. I am not proud to be male. I am not proud to be Atheist (although I sure feel less delusional!). I am not proud to be (relatively) smart. What I am proud to be is a human being, and I just want everyone to treat me as one. -wyndl jones
We are afraid of the known and afraid of the unknown. That is our daily life and in that there is no hope, and therefore every form of philosophy, every form of theological concept, is merely an escape from the actual reality of what is. All outward forms of change brought about by wars, revolutions, reformations, laws and ideologies have failed completely to change the basic nature of man and therefore of society.
"Creation is the decomposition of the infinite" -- Anaximander of Miletus
"If there's no one beside you, When your soul embarks, Then I'll follow you into the dark" --Death Cab for Cutie
a muse needs only to be to inspire a man to reach for something greater than himself