Thursday, August 14, 2008
Passing Through LA
"They shall beat their swords into ploughshares, and their spears into pruning hooks; nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war any more." -- Isaiah, II:4
"Pain is certain, suffering is optional." ~ Buddha
"Disobedience, in the eyes of anyone who has read history, is man's original virtue. It is through disobedience that progress has been made, through disobedience and through rebellion." ~ Oscar Wilde
"To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best day and night to make you everybody else, means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight, and never stop fighting. " -ee cummings
"We could have saved the Earth but we were too damned cheap." ~ Kurt Vonnegut
The above sign has been over the Santa Monica Freeway since July 21st. It took less than ten minutes to make and five minutes to post with a material cost of about a nickel. It has probably been read over a million times by now.