A rather inspiring book by Coco Pekeli
s. Unlike other books full of inspirational quotes, this one contains quotes that actually apply
to many of us. It is a slap in the face by reality and a wake up call to let us know that the Earth
is not neccesarily a good place, and that even some of our great figures in history had messed up lives. Among some of the quotes in the book are...
"Action is the last resource of those who do not know how to dream."
"Every decision you make is a mistake."
"Oh well, no matter what happens there's always death."
"Give me chastity and abstinence, O Lord, but not today."
"What I aspired to be
And was not
, Rabbi Ben Ezra
"Sometimes nothing can be a real cool hand."
-Cool Hand Luke
"Miami Beach is where neon goes to die."
"The basis of optimism is sheer terror."
"I've developed a new philosophy... I only dread one day at a time."
"I hate the sun but it's nice to know it's there."
"I've been on a calendar, but never on time."
"Machines have less problems. I'd like to be a machine."
"If only I had known! I should have been a watchmaker."
"If you cannot get rid of the family skeleton,
you may as well make it dance."
-George Bernard Shaw
"A child of five would understand this...
Send somebody to fetch a child of five!"
, Duck Soup
"I do not take drugs, I am
"Reality is just a crutch for people who can't deal with drugs."
"Peace on Earth by any means necessary."
"Puritansim - the haunting fear that someone, somewhere, may be happy."
"America, we love you as the child loves the father who
sits slobbering in his corner eating flies and spiders."
"It's true that hard work never killed anybody,
But I figure, why take the chance?"
"Immortality - a fate worse than death."
-Edgar A. Shoaff