[In Fact, This Is A World Without Future. In This World, Time Is A Line That Terminates At The Present, Both In Reality And In The Mind. In This World, No Person Can Imagine The Future. Imagining The Future Is No More Possible Than Seeing Colors Beyond Violet: The Senses Cannot Conceive What May Lie Past The Visible End Of The Spectrum. In A World Without Future, Each Parting Of Friends Is Death. In A World Without Future, Each Loneliness Is Final. In A World Without Future, Each Laugh Is The Last Laugh. In A World Without A Future, Beyond The Present Lies Nothingness, And People Cling To The Present As If Hanging From A Cliff.]

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Adyashanti Quotes

"If you prefer smoke over firethen get up now and leave.For I do not intend to perfumeyour minds clothingwith more sooty knowledge.No, I have something else in mind.Today I hold a flame in my left handand a sword in my right.There will be no damage control today.For God is in a moodto plunder your riches andfling you nakedlyinto such breathtaking povertythat all that will be left of youwill be a tendency to shine.So dont just sit around this flamechoking on your mind.For this is no campfire songto mindlessly mantra yourself to sleep with.Jump now into the spacebetween thoughtsand exit this dreambefore I burn the damn place down."

Antonio Nunez Lopez Quotes

"If you want meaning for your brand or company, dare to embrace conflict"

Cassandra Wilson Quotes

"Ive often cringed when I heard myself described as a jazz singer. Ive always thought of myself as a jazz vocalist."

Rosemary Haughton Quotes

"...much theological discussion is wasted, not because the words used have no possible meaning, but because the people who use them dont mean anything by them."

Jeremy Seabrook Quotes

"The child tends to be stripped of all social influences but those of the market place, all sense of place, function and class is weakened, the characteristics of region and clan, neighborhood or kindred are attenuated. The individual is denuded of everything but appetities, desires and tastes, wrenched from any context of human obligation or commitment. It is a process of mutilation; and once this has been achieved, we are offered the consolation of reconstituting the abbreviated humanity out of the things and the goods around us, and the fantasies and vapors which they emit. A culture becomes the main determinant upon morality, beliefs and purposes, usurping more and more territory that formerly belonged to parents, teachers, community, priests and politics alike."

Lisa Shearin Quotes

"Michael was still an enigma, wrapped in a riddle, coated in yum. Only now the enigma was a little less mysterious; I was a few clues closer to solving the riddle - but damn, that man would always be coated in yum."

Joan Severance Quotes

"I hope they make a show like M*A*S*H, which dealt with a lot of difficult subject matter but was very funny."

Francesca Lia Block Quotes

"Under the pink Harlequin sunglasses strawberry dangling charms, and sugar-frosted eyeshadow she was really almost beautiful."

Ken Leung Quotes

"If Im in a room full of intense people, Im pretty normal. If Im in a room full of people who arent, maybe Im intense."

Sandy Boucher Quotes

"Imagine a great net spread across the universe. Each juncture is a "being," and if we imagine that consciousness as a drop of dew, we can see that in each shining drop resides the reflection of every other drop on the net."

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Quotes About Excluded

"Wrong training can be a very innocent thing. Consider a father who allows his child to read good books. That child may soon cease to watch television or go to the movies, nor will he eventually read Book-of-the-Month Club selections, because they are ludicrous and dull. As a young man, then, he will effectually be excluded from all of Madison Avenue and Hollywood and most of publishing, because what moves him or what he creates is quite irrelevant to what is going on: it is too fine. His father has brought him up as a dodo." - Author: Paul Goodman

Quotes About Testimonio

"Queridos jóvenes, buenas tardes. Quiero primero darles las gracias por el testimonio de fe que ustedes están dando al mundo. Siempre oí decir que a los cariocas no les gusta el frío y la lluvia. Pero ustedes están mostrando que la fe de ustedes es más fuerte que el frío y la lluvia. ¡Enhorabuena! Ustedes son verdaderamente grandes héroes. Veo en ustedes la belleza del rostro joven de Cristo, y mi corazón se llena de alegría. Recuerdo la primera Jornada Mundial de la Juventud a nivel internacional. Se celebró en 1987 en Argentina, en mi ciudad de Buenos Aires. Guardo vivas en la memoria estas palabras de Juan Pablo II a los jóvenes: "¡Tengo tanta esperanza en vosotros! Espero sobre todo que renovéis vuestra fidelidad a Jesucristo y a su cruz redentora" (Discurso a los Jóvenes, 11 de abril 1987:" - Author: Pope Francis

Quotes About Easter Day

"The only clear expression of intellectual dissent from hydraulic despotism occurred in the southern half of the coastal lands of the eastern Mediterranean, called variously Canaan, Palestine, Israel, Judah, and today, Israel again. Here and in a satellite Jewish colony in Iraq, between 800 and 500 B.C., visionaries ("the Prophets") -- namely Amos, Ezekiel, Isaiah (at least two different writers writing under this name), and Jeremiah -- wrote elegant poems calling for social justice in the world and a freer, more open and humanitarian society." - Author: Norman F. Cantor

Quotes About Bad Haircuts

"The great challenge working on this show for me is wearing polyester all day long and having the worst haircut known to man at the top of my head and sitting under fluorescent lights. That is America, people. Polyester, bad haircuts, under fluorescent lights." - Author: Rainn Wilson

Quotes About Whistling Woman

"Mercury dropped the purple car and shot up into the air, whistling like a shooting star. The woman in the car next to me looked up at me like I was a superhero. I smiled at her and jumped down, trying to be smooth. I landed wrong and went sliding on my face. I glanced back at her. She appeared less impressed than before." - Author: Obert Skye

Quotes About Bamboo

"The seed of a bamboo tree is planted, fertilized and watered. Nothing happens for the first year. There´s no sign of growth. Not even a hint. The same thing happens - or doesn´t happen - the second year. And then the third year. The tree is carefully watered and fertilized each year, but nothing shows. No growth. No anything. For eight years it can continue. Eight years! Then - after the eight years of fertilizing and watering have passed, with nothing to show for it - the bamboo tree suddently sprouts and grows thirty feet in three months!" - Author: Zig Ziglar

Quotes About Sizable

"The game-playing market today is pretty sizable." - Author: John Romero

Quotes About Druid

"And then a memory from Avalon surfaced in her mind, something she had not thought of for a decade; one of the Druids, giving instruction in the secret wisdom to the young priestesses, had said, If you would have the message of the Gods to direct your life, look for that which repeats, again and again; for this is the message given you by the Gods, the karmic lesson you must learn for this incarnation. It comes again and again until you have made it part of your soul and your enduring spirit." - Author: Marion Zimmer Bradley

Quotes About Dylan

"I had the only beard in the Western Hemisphere that made Bob Dylans look good." - Author: Bill Walton

Quotes About Twenty Five

"There are twenty-five thousand, six hundred and twelve things you dont know about me. Ill tell you one each day.""That means it will take you seventy-plus years to know everything about me. When I turn one hundred, that will be the last one. Though I expect by then youll know the very first and very last thing you need to know about me, the only one that matters." ~ Jon Forte" - Author: Joey W. Hill