Posts Tagged: freedom

Unmask your love

“Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within.” -James Baldwin

Unmask your love

“Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within.” -James Baldwin

F@#k the authority

“Think for yourself and question authority” -Tim Leary

F@#k the authority

“Think for yourself and question authority” -Tim Leary

Liberty, peace, justice

“Where there are too many policemen, there is no liberty. Where there are too many soldiers, there is no peace. Where there are too many lawyers, there is no justice.” -Lyn Yutang

Liberty, peace, justice

“Where there are too many policemen, there is no liberty. Where there are too many soldiers, there is no peace. Where there are too many lawyers, there is no justice.” -Lyn Yutang

To be free, forgive

“To forgive is to set a prisoner free and discover that the prisoner was you.” -Lewis B Smedes

To be free, forgive

“To forgive is to set a prisoner free and discover that the prisoner was you.” -Lewis B Smedes

Free to choose

“So long as we have failed to eliminate any of the causes of human despair, we do not have the right to try to eliminate those means by which man tries to cleanse himself of despair.” -Antonin Artaud

Free to choose

“So long as we have failed to eliminate any of the causes of human despair, we do not have the right to try to eliminate those means by which man tries to cleanse himself of despair.” -Antonin Artaud

Apathy breeds tyranny

“If the people become inattentive to the public affairs, you and I, and Congress and Assemblies, Judges and Governors, shall all become wolves. It seems to be the law of our general nature, in spite of individual exceptions.” -Thomas Jefferson

Apathy breeds tyranny

“If the people become inattentive to the public affairs, you and I, and Congress and Assemblies, Judges and Governors, shall all become wolves. It seems to be the law of our general nature, in spite of individual exceptions.” -Thomas Jefferson

The path to forgivness

“You can’t undo anything you’ve already done, but you can face up to it.  You can tell the truth. You can seek forgiveness. And then let fate do the rest.” -Anonymous

The path to forgivness

“You can’t undo anything you’ve already done, but you can face up to it.  You can tell the truth. You can seek forgiveness. And then let fate do the rest.” -Anonymous

Animal slaves

Who doesn’t love a trip to the zoo?  Zoos are centers of knowledge and understanding about exotic animals from all around the world.  From monkeys, anteaters, sloths, duck billed platypuses, to large game cats, and elephants.   There are an inexhaustible

Animal slaves

Who doesn’t love a trip to the zoo?  Zoos are centers of knowledge and understanding about exotic animals from all around the world.  From monkeys, anteaters, sloths, duck billed platypuses, to large game cats, and elephants.   There are an inexhaustible

The hope of freedom

“None who have always been free can understand the terrible fascinating power of the hope of freedom to those who are not free.” -Pearl S. Buck

The hope of freedom

“None who have always been free can understand the terrible fascinating power of the hope of freedom to those who are not free.” -Pearl S. Buck

If this is your first time trying democracy, you’ve gotta fight

When I open up a newspaper or read an article on line about what is happening around the world right now, I can’t help but think that maybe Billy Corgan was right when he crooned,    “The world is a

If this is your first time trying democracy, you’ve gotta fight

When I open up a newspaper or read an article on line about what is happening around the world right now, I can’t help but think that maybe Billy Corgan was right when he crooned,    “The world is a

I’m not sorry

 Why do people feel the need to apologize for saying what they think? For a country that prides itself on having the freedom to speak our minds, we sure do mind when people speak it.  Every time someone opens their

I’m not sorry

 Why do people feel the need to apologize for saying what they think? For a country that prides itself on having the freedom to speak our minds, we sure do mind when people speak it.  Every time someone opens their

Home of the free, land of the nihilistic

Americans want to believe that the government should not take away the freedoms set forth in the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, and it’s Bill of Rights, which are the pillars of justice upon which this great nation of ours

Home of the free, land of the nihilistic

Americans want to believe that the government should not take away the freedoms set forth in the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, and it’s Bill of Rights, which are the pillars of justice upon which this great nation of ours