Quotes

“There is no difference between a whore and a priest. Both make their living off of exploiting primitive drives. Whores however actually do something useful and deliver on their promise.” – Lee Chapman

 

“If you really understand Zen… you can use any book. You could use the Bible. You could use Alice in Wonderland. You could use the dictionary, because… the sound of the rain needs no translation.” – Alan Watts

 

“We seldom realize, for example, that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.” – Alan Watts

 

“The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

 

 

“Today a young man on acid realized that all matter is merely energy condensed to a slow vibration, that we are all one consciousness experiencing itself subjectively, there is no such thing as death, life is only a dream, and we are the imagination of ourselves. Here’s Tom with the Weather.” – Bill Hicks

 

“After a shooting spree, they always want to take the guns away from the people who didn’t do it. I sure as hell wouldn’t want to live in a society where the only people allowed guns are the police and the military.” – William S. Burroughs

 

“It is far better to grasp the universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring.” – Carl Sagan

 

“Who will say with confidence that sexual abuse is more permanently damaging to children than threatening them with the eternal and unquenchable fires of hell?” – Richard Dawkins

 

“Some call it evolution, And others call it God.” – Charles Darwin

 

“There is no fundamental difference between man and animals in their ability to feel pleasure and pain, happiness, and misery.” – Charles Darwin

 

“The more one thinks, the more one feels the hopeless immensity of man’s ignorance.” – Charles Darwin

 

“I only have a limited amount of “fucks to give” and I used them ALL up years ago.” – Lee Chapman

 

“There is something curiously boring about somebody else’s happiness.” – Aldous Huxley

 

“Graffiti is beautiful; like a brick in the face of a cop.” – Hunter S. Thompson

 

“Atheism is a non-prophet organization.” – George Carlin

 

“I want to be a machine.” – Andy Warhol