Monday, May 31, 2021

May Words of Wisdom

I don't apologize for what I say, and if you're not going to apologize they leave you alone because what they really want is the power of the apology. If they can't achieve that, they'll move on to victimize the next voice. --Adam Carolla

If you think tough men are dangerous, wait until you see what weak men are capable of. -Jordan Peterson

People confuse me. Food doesn't. --Anthony Bourdain

Anybody who doesn't know that politics is crime has got a few screws loose. 
--James Ellroy

There should be special contempt for those who sit in safety and comfort, second-guessing at their leisure the split-second decisions that policemen had to make at the risk of their own lives. --Thomas Sowell

The healthiest people don't vaccinate, take zero medications, avoid fast food, exercise, and practice prayer and meditation. The establishment knows this. That's why they are targeting the unhealthy with a year of free donuts to get the vaccine. --Dr. Ben Tapper

There are two types of people in this world. People who think the government is looking out for their best interest, and those who think. --Nathan Fraser

If anyone says to me, 'This is what shouldn't be questioned!' Fuck, let's question it. --Ricky Gervais

Ours may become the first civilization destroyed, not by the power of our enemies, but by the ignorance of our teachers and the dangerous nonsense they are teaching our children. In an age of artificial intelligence, they are creating artificial stupidity. --Thomas Sowell

Note to self: You cannot control how other people receive your energy. Anything you do or say gets filtered through the lens of whatever personal shit they are going through at the moment. Which is not about you. Just keep doing your thing with as much integrity and love as possible. --Gina Carano

You don't have to cook fancy or complicated masterpieces, just good food from fresh ingredients. --Julia Child

Why is there so much effort being put into trying to find intelligent life on other planets, when there is a serious question about how much intelligent life there is here? --Thomas Sowell

"Finding yourself" is not really how it works, You aren't a ten-dollar bill in last winter's coat pocket. You are also not lost. Your true self is right there, buried under cultural conditioning, other people's opinions, and inaccurate conclusions you drew as a kid that became your beliefs about who your are. "Finding yourself" is actually returning to yourself. An unlearning, an excavation, a remembering who you were before the world got its hands on you. --Emily McDowell

I never thought I'd live to see the day when the right wing would become the cool ones giving the middle finger to the establishment, and the left wing becoming the sniveling self-righteous twatty ones going around shaming everyone. --John Lydon

You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right. --Rosa Parks

To sit alone or with a few friends, half-drunk under a full moon, you just understand how lucky you are; it's a story you can't tell. It's a story you almost by definition, can't share. I've learned in real time to look at those things and realize: I just had a really good moment. --Anthony Bourdain

Let me get this straight...Even if you get the still have to mask, social distance, and test negative to fly. It's experimental and they have no liability. Absolutely nothing changes. You might even test positive after it. Can't we just admit we're being played? --Judith Rose

We are all alone, born alone, die alone, and - in spite of True Romance magazines - we shall all someday look back on our lives and see that, in spite of our company, we were alone the whole way. I do not say lonely - at least, not all the time - but essentially, and finally alone. This is what makes your self-respect so important, and I don't see how you can respect yourself if you must look in the hearts and minds of others for your happiness. --Hunter S. Thompson

The transformation of charity into legal entitlement has produced donors without love and recipients without gratitude. --Justice Antonin Scalia

I always want to give the victim a voice. One of my main tasks is to let the reader know the extent of the loss and what might have been if this person had been allowed to live. --Ann Rule

All that lunacy is temporary. It can't last. It's demented, so it has to defeat itself. You and I will just have to work a little harder for a while. That's all. --Ayn Rand

Iron rusts from disuse, stagnant water loses its purity and in cold weather becomes frozen; even so does inaction sap the vigor of the mind. --Leonardo da Vinci

The people who wrote the Constitution were much smarter than the ones trying to abolish it. --Rep. Lauren Boebert

He is happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle. 
--St. Francis of Assisi

With each new sunrise we are given the chance for a new beginning. Put your worries behind you, take a deep and start again. --Unknown

The opposite of courage in our society is not cowardice, it is conformity. --Rollo May

Everything the government is doing right now is designed to make you fat, weak, stupid, depressed, lazy, and reliant on crumbs they wipe off their  plates. Health replaced by pharmaceuticals. Education replaced by programming. Hard work replaced by handouts. These people hate you. --Ian Smith

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