Archive for October 2017

Just Saying 2017-10-31,

October 31, 2017

In the beginning there was Silence. Just being. Just not being. And then, Surprise.

Just Saying 2017-10-30,

October 30, 2017

I don’t always know what I’m talking about but I know I’m right.–Muhammad Ali

Just Saying 2017-10-29,

October 29, 2017

When we remember we are all mad, the mysteries disappear and life stands explained.–Mark Twain

Just Saying 2017-10-28,

October 28, 2017

What is the sound of one hand clapping?–a Zen koan

Just Saying 2017-10-27,

October 27, 2017

Suffering is a contagious disease of the mind, and one of the most deadly. It is one we willingly if not enthusiastically pass on to others.–me

Just Saying 2017-10-26,

October 26, 2017

Today was trash day in my neighborhood. I was out riding my bike this morning and as I approached a corner I saw a buzzard getting ready to tear open a bag of one of the homes. They do that a lot and make quite a mess, turns out as I got closer it was just a black trash bag. Didn’t even look like a buzzard. We tend to see what we expect to see not what-s really there.–Me

Just Saying 2017-10-25,

October 25, 2017

If fifty million people say a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing.–Anatole France

Just Saying 2017-10-24,

October 24, 2017

It is difficult to live in the present, ridiculous to live in the future, and impossible to live in the past. Nothing is as far away as one minute ago.–Jim Bishop

Just Saying 2017-10-23,

October 23, 2017

We never experience reality as it is, rather we percieve it filtered through our belief system, our own private set of myths about the world and how it works.–me

Just Saying 2017-10-22,

October 22, 2017

The death of President Garfield led to . . . the presidency of Chester Alan Arthur, of whom the best anyone could say was that he was more honest than expected.–Candice Millard (Destiny of the Republic)