Posts Tagged ‘quotes’

simile

23Jul12

“a dream without ambition is like a car without gas… you’re not going anywhere.” – sean hampton


mantra

10Jul12

forget regret. happiness isn’t manic. i’m not crazy. forget regret. happiness isn’t manic. i’m not crazy. most of us have personal mantras we repeat to ourselves. sure, most of them were not bestowed upon us by ghandi, but that doesn’t make it any less relevant or important. sometimes, i write these words on my wrists […]


beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and it may be necessary from time to time to give a stupid or misinformed beholder a black eye – miss piggy c is a great person. she is loyal, but remarkably uncompassionate. she has a great smile, but often seems too shy to show it. you […]


every so often, i point out a character or person who displays qualities i would like to emulate. luna lovegood is a prime example. luna first emerged in the fifth harry potter book, harry potter and the order of the phoenix. luna wears radish earrings, shoes to bed because she sleepwalks, and constantly talks about […]


content

05Jun12

too many people say, “if i had this, i could die happy”. “if i met justin beiber, i would die happy”. “if i could just spend a day in europe, i would die happy”. too many people confuse the meanings of “happy” and “joyful”, i think. as someone who has lived with depression, i think […]


skewed reality

20May12

“probably the most important thing i can say about richard bachman is that he became real. not entirely, of course (he said with a nervous smile); i am not writing this in a delusive state. except …well …maybe i am.” – stephen king on his pseudonym my reality isn’t skewed. i know who i am. […]


born this way

12May12

“there’s something about new york and just being real – – very real. new york is what it is. i think the stereotype is, they’re not going to bullshit you … i guess that’s the stereotype of the average new yorker who will give it to you straight. when I first came to new york, […]