Sitting quietly, doing nothing, spring comes, and the grass grows by itself
[At first, I just randomly turned the pages. Page 95, Volume 1, Calvin and Hobbes are sitting under a tree.] Do you think there is a God? ... Well, somebody's out to get me.
Calvin & Hobbes
We are the music makers,And we are the dreamers of dreams,Wandering by lone sea-breakers,And sitting by desolate streams;—World-losers and world-forsakers,On whom the pale moon gleams:Yet we are the movers and shakersOf the world for ever, it seems.
If the 1st Amendment means anything, it means that a state has no business telling a man, sitting alone in his own house, what books he may read or what films he may watch.
(July 02, 1908 - January 24, 1993)
Motivation is like food for the brain. You cannot get enough in one sitting. It needs continual and regular top ups.
(May 10, 1938 - )
Discrimination and bigotry have no place in our society, and I believe Senator (Rick) Santorum's unfortunate remarks undermine Republican principles of inclusion and opportunity.
The Coast Guard wants to reduce, or as much as possible eliminate, that electrical field (beyond the barrier zone), so we're working on modifications to the system that will do that. And we're working on that feverishly.
I have often wondered how it is that every man loves himself more than all the rest of men, but yet sets less value on his own opinions of himself than on the opinions of others