Archive for December 2013


December 24, 2013

For some people every time they drop their toast it falls butter side down, for others it mostly falls butter side up. Some say it’s karma others say it’s God’s will. I don’t find either explanation particularly satisfying. I think some things just are.–me


December 23, 2013

Righteous indignation and moral outrage are both common these days. The problem is that both are oxymorons. No indignation is righteous; no outrage is moral.–me


December 22, 2013

God is in all men (and women), but all men (and women) are not in God; that is why we suffer.–Sri Ramakrishna


December 21, 2013

Happiness in this world, when it comes, comes incidentally. Make it the object of pursuit, and it leads us a wild-goose chase, and is never attained. Follow some other object, and very possibly we may find that we have caught happiness without dreaming of it.–Nathaniel Hawthorne


December 20, 2013

If you wish to dwell in Eden you must reach some kind of accommodation with the serpent. You must learn to live in harmony with him as with all things. I cannot help you in this, you must find your own way if you are to be truly yourself.–“Jesus” (Eden Dialogs)


December 20, 2013

Realize that you don’t live your life, but life lives you.–Eckerd Tolle


December 19, 2013

I am what I am and that’s all that I am.–Popeye the Sailor