Archive | April, 2012
26 Apr

“Accept no one’s definition of your life; define yourself.”

-Robert Frost

24 Apr

“Champions aren’t made in gyms.  Champions are made from something they have deep inside them…a desire, a dream, a vision. They have to have the skill and the will.  But the will must be stronger than the skill.” – Muhammad Ali

"I am the greatest. I said that even before I knew I was." -MA

22 Apr

Bucky Eisenstein:  The Eternal Optimist

This film short makes me laugh so hard.  Even those with hooves for hands can appreciate the good in life:


22 Apr

“As you begin to appreciate others in spite of their faults, you begin to appreciate yourself in spite of your own faults. You have opportunities to learn new, more productive, ways of thinking.  You will enjoy renewed energy, a more positive attitude and better experiences when you let go of beating yourself up over unmet, often unrealistic, expectations of yourself.”

7 Apr

“I believe that we, that this planet, hasn’t seen its Golden Age. Everybody says its finished … art’s finished, rock and roll is dead, God is dead. Fuck that! This is my chance in the world. I didn’t live back there in Mesopotamia, I wasn’t there in the Garden of Eden, I wasn’t there with Emperor Han, I’m right here right now and I want now to be the Golden Age …if only each generation would realize that the time for greatness is right now when they’re alive … the time to flower is now.”    ― Patti Smith