Category: Quotes

Mark Twain’s Top 9 Tips for Living a Kick-Ass Life

"Let us live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.” “When your friends begin to flatter you on how young you look, it’s a sure sign you’re getting old.” You may know Mark Twain for some of his very popular books like Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. He was a writer and also a humorist, satirist and lecturer. Twain is known for his many – and often funny – quotes.  Here are a few of my favourite tips from him. 1. Read more [...]

Quotes from the Book – Pornland: How Porn has Hijacked our Sexuality

An inside look on how the modern profit-driven porn industry has completely hijacked our sexualities, taking something that should be forged organically through human interaction and experience and replacing it with depictions of what sex looks like when poisoned by the desire by pornographers to profit from our viewing.  The more extreme, the more cruelty to the women involved, and of course the more profit to the pornographers. Pornography is one of the most destructive forces on the planet Read more [...]

25 Jokes about Bankers and Banking

Sometimes we need to step back and laugh at the world.  A little humor can only make things better.  Here are 25 jokes about Bankers and Banking guaranteed to make your day better.  Enjoy! 1. What's the difference between a tragedy and a catastrophe? A tragedy is a ship full of bankers going down in a storm; a catastrophe is when they can all swim. 2. What do a banker and a slinky have in common? They're both fun to watch tumble down the stairs. 3. What's the difference between a banker Read more [...]

Quotes from Books: Ageless Living – Freedom From the Culture of Death by Mony Vital

The following is a collection of my favourite quotes from reading the book Ageless Living: Freedom from the Culture of Death.  If you like the quotes, support the author and buy the book  below. "When we fear death, an attempt to detach from that painful reality occurs, and wishing for forgetfulness to pacify or drugs to numb the mind, is what occurs." - Mony Vital, Ph.D. "The cultural belief system in the acceptance of death is so rooted that even the idea of not dying sounds unreal, unwarranted, Read more [...]

Quotes from Books: Dancing for Health by Judith Lynne Hanna

The following is a collection of my favourite quotes collected while reading the book Dancing for Health by Judith Lynne Hanna.  If you like the quotes, support the author and buy the book. "The human mind is so powerful, the connections between perception and physiological response so strong, that we can set off the fight-or-flight response by just imagining ourselves in a threatening situation.  This ability can be a source of power or an invitation to illness." - Bruce McEwen "The 1980's Read more [...]

27 Famous Quotes about the Miracle Drug Ecstacy

The drug ecstacy, which was first synthesized in 1912, has the capacity to change the world.  I don't endorse illegal drugs in any way, but what I can say is that it has permanently changed my life for the better since first using it.  If the purpose of life is to evolve, and to evolve means to increase your capacity to love, then Ecstacy is evolution in pill form. A recent article on CNN.com reports on the recent trials using Ecstacy to treat Post-traumatic stress disorder, where one patient Read more [...]

75 Spectacular Quotes from Buckminster Fuller

A Tribute to R. Buckminster Fuller, 1895 - 1983 Hailed as "one of the greatest minds of our times, R. Buckminster Fuller was a renowned 20th century inventor and visionary born in Milton, Massachusetts on July 12, 1895. Dedicating his life to making the world work for all of humanity, Fuller operated as a practical philosopher who demonstrated his ideas as inventions that he called “artifacts.” Fuller did not limit himself to one field but worked as a 'comprehensive anticipatory design scientist' Read more [...]

73 Mindblowing Terence McKenna Quotes

Terence Kemp McKenna (November 16, 1946 – April 3, 2000) was an American philosopher, psychonaut, ethnobotanist, lecturer, writer and author of several books. He spoke and wrote about a variety of subjects, including psychedelic drugs, plant-based entheogens, shamanism, metaphysics, alchemy, language, culture, technology and the theoretical origins of human consciousness. He was also the creator of a mathematical theory of time based on patterns found in the I Ching which he termed novelty Read more [...]