Headless Monster - Man as an individual is a genius. But men in the mass form the headless monster, a great, brutish idiot that goes where prodded.~Charlie Chaplin
"Too bad that all the people who know how to run the country are busy driving taxicabs and cutting hair."-George Burns
My all time favorite;
To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven:
A time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck...
All Me.... - I'm quirky, silly, blunt, and broken. My days are sometimes too dark, and my nights are sometimes too long. I often trip over my own insecurities. I require attention...
Stalking Faerie - For several months, the faerie has lurked.
Here. On EP.
And I look at your profiles, read your stories, your comments... I feel your moods.
And more than...
"Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday."-John Wayne
– “May you have warm words on a cold evening, a full moon on a dark night, and the road downhill all the way to your door.” –Irish Blessing
Pain... - We still hadn’t learned, though, that growing up is all about getting hurt. And then getting over it. You hurt. You recover. You move on. Odds are pretty good you’re...
I went walkin to my mama one day
When she told me what people say
Live your life until love is found
Or loves gonna bring you down!!!
"Two men look out through the same bars: One sees the mud, and one sees the stars."-Frederick Langbridge, A Cluster of Quiet Thoughts
Seduce - It is not enough to know how to seduce with artistic finesse. One must know what to do 'after' the seduction.
Loneliness - Pray that your loneliness may spur you into finding something to live for, great enough to die for. Dag HammarskjoldMan’s loneliness is but his fear of...
It has only been a short time, but it feels like a lifetimeI talk with you everydayI think of you alwaysI want you in every way a woman can desire a manYou give me...
Never say goodbye because goodbye means going away and going away means forgetting- Peter Pan
"Ask not what your country can do for you - Ask what you can do for your country."-John F. Kennedy, Inaugural
We could all hide ourselves away and protect our hearts, but what good would that do? We would be hardened souls, blankless faces, uncaring and unhappy.I say take chances, let...
True confidence is quiet. It does not loudly announce itself, nor is it arrogant. It has nothing to prove, it just is.
"God be thanked, the meanest of His creatures boasts two soul-sides, one to face the world with, one to show a woman when he loves her!"-Robert Browning
Shadowlands And CS Lewis -
Many will have seen the desperately poignant movie. It tells the story of the late flowering love between CS Lewis and an American divorcee called...
"Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe to assure the survival...
“If I am to be fallen into love, I will. And if as a result I will appear to be stupid, disillusioned, and of poor judgment, I will. And I would be damned if I cared what other...
Instinct - "Your mind knows only some things. Your inner voice, your instinct, knows everything. If you listen to what you know instinctively, it will always lead you down the...
– “Always remember to forget
The friends that proved untrue.
But never forget to remember
Those that have stuck by you.”
"The heavens declare the glory of God; and the firmament sheweth His handiwork."-Psalms 19:1
Love comes when manipulation stops; when you think more about the other person than about his or her reactions to you. When you dare to reveal yourself fully. When you dare to be...
All Are Equal - "All are equal. It is just that some are more equal than the others."
Truth... - Once someone's hurt you, it's harder to relax around them, harder to think of them as safe to love. But it doesn't stop you from wanting them.
"For, you see, each day I love you more, today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow."-Rosemonde Gérard
"In prosperity our friends know us; in adversity we know our friends."-Churton Collins
The Edge - The Edge... there is no honest way to explain it because the only people who really know where it is are the ones who have gone over.~Hunter S. Thompson
How strange and foolish is man. He loses his health in gaining wealth, and then to regain his health back he wasted his wealth. He ruins his present while worrying about the future...
Never let the sadness of your past
And the fear of your future ruin
The happiness of your present.
Loneliness - Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.~Henry Rollins
No matter how calmly you try to referee, parenting will eventually produce bizarre behavior, and I'm not talking about the kids. Their behavior is always normal.
"The only sin which we never forgive in each other is the difference of opinion."-Ralph Waldo Emerson, Society and Solitude
Truth - There is no worse feeling than finding out you've been betrayed by your friend... But there's no better satisfaction than knowing the TRUTH!
You don't find love,
it finds you.
It's got a little bit
to do with destiny,
fate and what's written
in the stars.
Dream - They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
~Edgar Allan Poe
Only - in quiet waters do things mirror themselves undistorted. Only in a quiet mind is adequate perception of the world.
Kissed - "You should be kissed, and often. And by someone who knows how."~Rhett (yum) Butler ; )
"There's no workman, whatsoever he be, that may both work well and hastily."-Chaucer
It's you you think I like the most but I keep my enemies close
Well, Duh...No wonder I'm so confused. Dammit. *sigh*
Love Dies - “Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don't know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and...
Heroes Are Those Who Cheer Us On In Our Darkest Hour- My late sister Sekai(killed in a car wreck back in 2010 at age 15) fits this saying perfectly. When we were sent to a Polish...
– “May your pockets be heavy and your heart be light, May good luck pursue you each morning and night.”
– Irish Blessing
"When you are courting a nice girl, an hour seems like a second. When you sit on a red-hot cinder, a second seems like an hour. That's relativity. "-Albert Einstein
"Silently one by one, in the infinite meadows of heaven, blossomed the lovely stars, the forget-me-nots of the angels."-Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
"Even though the thought of being with you is forever lost, the effects of your presence will forever be kept inside where the boundaries of the mind can not reach: my heart...
Grief - GRIEF
Grief cannot be shared for it is mine alone.
Grief is a dying within me,a great emptiness,a frightening void.It is loneliness,a sickening sorrow at night,on...