Last updated (as promised, Keiran) 12.10.2005
Don't wanna discuss it
Think it's time for a change.
Van Morrison (from Domino)
Instead of looking for the dream in reverie,
people should look for reverie in the dream.
Life is short, and the time of death is uncertain;
so apply yourselves to mediation.
How ugly it is, even uglier than
a woman's thing!
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
(Extract fom Love in the Time of Cholera)
Hale Selassie-I did not die in Egypt. He's on my hat!
Lee 'Scratch' Perry Showing off a badge on his hat.
To attain knowledge add something every day,
to attain wisdom remove something every day.
Ancient Chinese Proverb
She has entertained narcissistic dreams; to the male's phallic pride
she she still opposes her cult of self...
On The Independent Woman, Extract from The Second Sex Simone De Beauvoir
All you need is love.
You're lazy just stay in bed
You're lazy just stay in bed.
Deep Purple (extract from "Lazy")
...Words of an American God
Spat forth from an automatic weapon...
Physics is a form of insight and
such it is a form of art.
There is a reason in Nature why something should
exist rather than not.
Chaos is ubiquitous.
The most extraordinary thing about intelligence
is that we have no idea what it is.
Extracted from "The
Madness of Prince Hamlet (And Other Extraordinary States Of Mind)"
by Robert M. Youngson
Grief, not for torment, but for loss undying.
Extracted from The Devine Comedy: Hell, Dante
A little drink is a dangerous thing;
Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring:
There shallow draughts intoxicate the brain,
And drinking largely sobers again.
Sorry is all that you can say.
Get up, stand up
Robert Nesta Marley/Peter Tosh
I'm preoccupied by death, love, struggle and politics.
Linton Kwesi Johnson
Western Civilization? I think it would be a great idea.
(Attributed to) Gandhi
Consider the past and you shall know the future.
Man did not weave the web of life, he is merely a strand in it. Whatever
he does to the web, he does to himself.
Chief Seattle (Amerindian philosopher)
To be a rock and not to roll.
Last line of "Stairway to Heaven", Led Zeppelin
To conscience go in quiet mood.
And find yourself each morn anew;
thou upon the psychic food
That makes the gods in mortal hue...
Extracted from "Find Yourself", Marcus Garvey
Nothing has a permanent essense, soul or self.
We don't deserve this place
She who is wise knows she does not know
I have a friend,
At the end,
Of the world,
Is a breath.
Extract from "Black March", Stevie Smith