We want God to come and save us. But he won't. God doesn't stop levees from failing, he doesn't stay the force of tsunamis, and he doesn't stop planes from smashing into buildings. Deus Ex Machina is overrated.Waiter Rant, Waiter Rant weblog, 09-09-05
Happiness is not in having being it is in doing.Lillian Eichler Watson
What is man without the beasts If all the beasts were gone, man would die from a great loneliness of spirit. For whatever happens to the beasts, soon happens to man. All things are connected.Chief Seattle
When a man marries, he has fulfilled half of (his) faith. So let him remain conscious of God regarding the remaining halfMohammed
He who has never envied the vegetable has missed the human drama.E.M. Cioran
They know enough who know how to learn.Hendry Adams
It is a common delusion that you make things better by talking about them.
Most people seek after what they do not possess and are enslaved by the very things they want to acquire.