of forgetting and remembering
that life moves forward like an endless stream through pebbles, over rocks, with sand on the embankments, under soil, and how many of us, ever take the chance to go with where life takes us? instead we hike up our bottoms and trudged against the current aiming for the spring from whence it came. instead we take a row boat and we swap the oars for motor and we add sails and we leave traces of...
of goodbyes and hellos
i keep running away. i keep disconnecting but somehow they find me and somehow they know why and still i run away and still they search i just want to disappear. just let me disappear goodbye to everyone who knew me goodbye to good intentions hello to brand new strangers. hello to brand new lies
What is good? All that heightens the feeling of power in man, the will to power,...– Friedrich Nietzsche
I never have found the perfect quote. At best I have been able to find a string...– ~Caldwell O’Keefe
of broken chords and bleeding fingers
1. strum. pick. pick out all my chords stitch me up with luckless kisses 2. shards of me lying on the floor listening to a heart beating 3. wish you joy E ./. A ./. trying to sneak into your E ./. A ./. crowded ticking Bm D A./. time bomb 3.(a.) let me be just be with her and let me be i never want to see you unhappy 4. standing in the rain a million black umbrellas ...
Is man merely a mistake of God's? Or God merely a...
I can negate everything of that part of me that lives on vague nostalgias,...– ~ Albert Camus
Our greatest challenge today…is to couple conviction with doubt. By...– ~ Kirk Schneider, 1999, The Paradoxical Self, p. 7
By believing passionately in something that still does not exist, we create it....– Franz Kafka
all I had was yours to take till my heart you chose to break i wish that i...– dru hill, angel
of chords and tabs
I’m learning how to play the guitar. I always wanted to but never made the effort. It’s strange that you never learn how easy things actually are until you try to do it. experiment hypothesis#5: some people will remember us not for what we’ve said but for how we made them feel.
Some of the most successful relationships started with lies and deceit because that’s where they end up anyway.
so after all, after everything, after the event, after the knowledge that you’re just another thread in the tapestry, you still occupy the highest point of the pedestal. I wish I could tear you down from where I’ve built you up to but I destroyed the ladder and it doesn’t matter how many stones I throw at you, it just falls back down on me.
when nobody believes it’s the same thing as if it never existed
of all the things you could have said.
Never deprive someone of hope; it might be all they have. ~ H. Jackson Brown Jr. Why did you want to take hope away from me? what purpose does it serve to deprive me of hope? you deprived me of hope you deprived me of love you deprived me of faith you deprived me of smiles you deprived me of tears you deprived me of sleep you deprived me of myself did you hope to create an empty space...
“Whether you think of it as heavenly or as earthly, if you love life immortality is no consolation for death.” ~ Simone de Beauvoir
“…how hard it must be to live only with what one knows and what one remembers, cut off from what one hopes for!… There can be no peace without hope.” ~ Albert Camus
The desire for a strong faith is not the proof of a strong faith, rather the...– Nietzsche
“I call a lie: wanting not to see something one does see, wanting not to see something as one sees it… The most common lie is the lie one tells to oneself; lying to other is relatively the exception.” ~ Friedrich Nietzsche, 1894/1990, The Anti-Christ (R. J. Hollingdale, Trans.), p. 185
“One lives in the hope of becoming a memory.” -...
No I don’t regret loving you. Or telling you I love you. I don’t regret anything about you. Once there was a time when I wanted to regret you. But even now, after you’ve taken all of me, after you’ve destroyed my heart and crushed it under the weight of your foot, you can still make me smile. And how could I ever tell my mind to let you go. How could I ever...
“I am afraid to show you who I really am, because if I show you who I really am, you might not like it—and that’s all I got.” Sabrina Ward-Harrison
The individual has always had to struggle to keep...
so in all purposes of the word i now know for certain that i did love you
Love truth, and pardon error. ~Voltaire
of moon rabbits and hunny
I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had an underlying truth. ~Umberto Eco
When you close your doors, and make darkness within, remember never to say that you are alone, for you are not alone; nay, God is within, and your genius is within. And what need have they of light to see what you are doing? Epictetus
Study requires solitude, and solitude is a state dangerous to those who are too...– Samuel Johnson
What is done out of love always takes place beyond good and evil. Friedrich Nietzsche
Talking much about oneself can also be a means to conceal oneself.– Friedrich Nietzsche
of birds of prey
i like owls. they can turn their head weird angles. owls look cute while they’re killing something.
I don't want to hate anymore.
it begins with 1
of footballs and el nino
“What if a demon were to creep after you one night, in your loneliest loneliness, and say, ‘This life which you live must be lived by you once again and innumerable times more; and every pain and joy and thought and sigh must come again to you, all in the same sequence. The eternal hourglass will again and again be turned and you with it, dust of the dust!’ Would you throw yourself...
I’m doing all the things I told you I would do so why does it feel like...
Let’s play a game, said the rabbit to the turtle. I’d rather just lie down and sleep, said the turtle to the rabbit. You can’t just sleep all day, said the rabbit to the turtle. But i can dream all day. And the rabbit curled up on a cloud and dreamt all day.
When you find me and you chain your heart to mine please don’t leave me,...
I like the rain because it feels like watching God cry. And if someone as...
And I know that you and I are two worlds apart But you’ll always be the...– Marques Houston, Sunset