I love to collect words the way most people love to collect money.
My minds the weapon, my heart's the extra clip.
Thirstin Howl III (Polorician)
I lay it out so raw for you
Theres no future in the past
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Insanity is often the logic of an accurate mind overtaxed.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Easy peasy lemon squeazy."
- B. Israelsohn
"Have a nice dayyyyyyyyyyyyy!"
- UnDisclosed SouRceS ....p.p.o.e.
"At the end of the day....."
-intelligence always speaks following these 6 woRds!
"Talent is God's gift....Money is Man's curse."
-Bryan A. Breaux
"You said you would buy me a...." - Keith Webb
"It is good to have an end to journey towards, but it is the journey that matters, in the end."
-Ursula K. LeGuin
"I'M KEWLEST OF KEWL" - Bradism Quotism
"My ability to love is endless" -Bino
I used to work in a fire hydrant factory. You couldn't park anywhere near the place.
- Steven Wright
We must never forget that art is not a form of propaganda; it is a form of truth.
John F. Kennedy, October 26, 1963
TV is chewing gum for the eyes.
- Frank Lloyd Wright
Poetry and Hums aren't things which you get, they're things which get you. And all you can do is go where they can find you.
(Pooh's Little Instruction Book, inspired by A. A. Milne)
One ought, every day at least, to hear a little song, read a good poem, see a fine picture and, if possible, speak a few reasonable words.
-Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
I would venture to guess that Anon, who wrote so many poems without signing them, was often a woman.
Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
Immature poets imitate; mature poets steal.
There's no money in poetry, but there's no poetry in money, either.
-Robert Ranke Graves
Poetry is the language in which man explores his own amazement.
To read your own poetry in public is a kind of mental incest.
-Brendan Behan's father quoted by Shay Duffrin in his one-man show "Confessions of an Irish Rebel" 1984
"The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go."
"I was reading the dictionary. I thought it was a poem about everything"
- Steven Wright
"you talk when you cease to be at peace with your thoughts; And when you can no longer dwell in the solitude of your heart you live in your lips, and sound is a diversion and a pastime. And in much of your talking, thinking is half murdered. For thought is a bird of space, that in a cage of words may indeed unfold its wings, but cannot fly."
The Prophet - Kahlil Gibran