I have only one life to live..I'll do my best. If I make it to thirty, then I'll worry about philosophy. If I'm above ground and vertical, It's been a good day.
What Gives Me Hope
My dog, victories against large corporations with a bad agenda, waking up every morning.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by
If I were mayor I would repeal a city law against feeding strays..anything larger than that would take more time to figure, I wish I was that good.
What/who changed my life and why
Kurt Vonnegut. His works allowed me to see that you can have an opposition to a problem you see or even a person and not hold such a bitter taste in your mouth while discussing the matter. Make fun of it, correspond with it, do what ever you can to live healthy with the subject.
"My fault, my failure, is not in the passions I have, but in my lack of control of them."
"Your soul should be as strong as possible when it leaves here for whatever comes next."
"All that peace, man, if felt so good it hurt. I want to hurt it back."
"Thou hast no sorrow in thy song, no winter in thy year."
-John A. Logan
"Apparently there is nothing that cannot happen today."
"All these people talk so eloquently about getting back to good old-fashioned values. Well, as an old poop I can remember back to when we had those old-fashioned values, and I say let's get back to the good old-fashioned First Amendment of the good old-fashioned Constitution of the United States -- and to hell with the censors! Give me knowledge or give me death!"
- Kurt Vonnegut