29 September 2010


Buddha Moon - Monk Sunrise, Peter Max

You could not step twice into the same rivers; for other waters are ever flowing on to you.
-Heraclitus of Ephesus

28 September 2010


Iowa State Hospital for the Insane
Clarinda, 1927

Out of suffering have emerged the strongest soulds; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
-Khalil Gibran

27 September 2010


On Monday mornings, I am dedicated to the proposition that all men are created jerks.
-H. Allen Smith

26 September 2010


Amalfi Atrani, 1906
Charity sees the need, not the cause.
-German proverb

25 September 2010


It is of interest to note that while some dolphins are reported to have learned English -- up to fifty words used in correct context -- no human being has been reported to have learned dolphinese.
-Carl Sagan

24 September 2010


Therefore search and see if there is not some place where you may invest your humanity.
-Albert Schweitzer

23 September 2010


Masjid Wazir Khan, Lahore, 1894
It is never too late to give up our prejudices.
-Henry David Thoreau

22 September 2010


Irrationally held truths may be more harmful than reasoned errors.
-Thomas H. Huxley

21 September 2010


Whatever you are, be a good one.
-Abraham Lincoln

20 September 2010


If men could only know each other, they would neither idolize nor hate.
-Elbert Hubbard

19 September 2010


The most common of all follies is to believe passionately in the palpably not true.
It is the chief occupation of mankind.
-H.L. Mencken

18 September 2010


Charlene - Robert Rauschenberg
All power corrupts, but we need the electricity.

17 September 2010


Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.

16 September 2010


If you want to know what God thinks of money, just look at the people he gave it to.
-Dorothy Parker

15 September 2010


Happy Family - Walter Angu

Le secret des grandes fortunes sans cause apparente est un crime oublié, parce qu' il a été proprement fait.

14 September 2010


It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.

13 September 2010


The best lack all conviction, while the worst are full of passionate intensity.
-W.B. Yeats

12 September 2010


Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.
-Albert Einstein

11 September 2010


I always wanted to be somebody, but now I realize I should have been more specific.
-Lily Tomlin

10 September 2010


Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing, there is a field. I will meet you there.

09 September 2010


Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it.
-Mark Twain

08 September 2010


Oh what a tangled web we weave,

When first we practise to deceive!

- Sir Walter Scott

07 September 2010


Cortina d'Ampezzo, 1906  

How my achievements mock me!
-William Shakespeare

06 September 2010


Your children are not your children.  They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
-Kahlil Gibran

05 September 2010


If of thy mortal goods thou art bereft,
And from thy slender store two loaves alone to thee are left,
Sell one, and with the dole
Buy hyacinths to feed thy soul.
  - Moslih Eddin Saadi

04 September 2010


One who is allowed to sin, sins less.

03 September 2010


"We should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once. And we should call every truth false which was not accompanied by at least one laugh." - Friedrich Nietzsche

02 September 2010


Thanksgiving for a National Victory

Ye hypocrites! are these your pranks?
To murder men and give God thanks!
Desist, for shame!--proceed no further;
God won't accept your thanks for Murther!
-Robert Burns

01 September 2010


Peasant girls near Kirilov, 1909 - Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii
How my acheivements mock me!
-William Shakespeare