Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Around California (photos only)

 San Luis Obispo
 Santa Maria
 Santa Cruz
 Los Angeles
Los Angeles
Los Angeles

YTD - 249

Friday, April 26, 2013

Save The Humans - San Diego/Oceanside

"If we don't change, our species will not survive." - Maurice Strong
Signs placed on the 5, 15 and 163 in San Diego and Oceanside.
"Every tool is a weapon - if you hold it right." - Ani DiFranco
"The earth provides enought to satisfy every man's need but not for every man's greed." - Mahatma Gandhi
"Respect was invented to cover the empty place where love should be." - Leo Tolstoy
"The ultimate result of shielding men from the effects of folly, is to fill the world with fools." - Herbert Spencer
"When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the Universe." - John Muir
"I am still learning." - Michaelangelo
YTD - 237

Monday, April 22, 2013

Earth Day/Orange County

 "The idea of wilderness needs no defense. It only needs more defenders." - Edward Abbey
 Signs placed along Interstate 5 and 405 in Orange County, California.
 "It is when we all play safe that we create a world of utmost insecurity." - Dag Hammerskjold

"There is broad agreement within the scientific community that amplification of the Earth's natural greenhouse effect by the buildup of various gases introduced by human activity has the potential to produce dramatic changes in climate. Only by taking action now can we ensure that future generations will not be put at risk." - National Academy of Science
 "It seems that every time mankind is given a lot of energy, we go out and wreck something with it." - David Brower

"Responsibility does not only lie with the leaders of our countries or with those who have been appointed or elected to do a particular job. It lies with each of us individually." - Dalai Lama
 "I have a large seashell collection which I keep scattered on beaches all over the world." - Steven Wright
YTD - 228

Sunday, April 21, 2013

Quotes by Actors

 "Things are never so bad they can't be made worse." - Humphrey Bogart
"Blame is for God and small children." - Dustin Hoffman

(Signs placed on the 5, 405, 110 and 101 freeways in Los Angeles.)
 "Defense of our resources is just as important as defense abroad. 
Otherwise what is there to defend?" - Robert Redford

 "I see my purpose in life as making the world a happier place to be in." - David Niven

"A black cat crossing your path signifies that the animal is going somewhere." - Groucho Marx
 "There's always a third way, and it's not a combination of the other two ways... 
It's a different way." - David Carradine
 "A person is not old until regrets take the place of dreams." - John Barrymore
 "If you want a guarantee buy a toaster." - Clint Eastwood
 YTD - 217

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Oakland/East Bay

 "The role of art is to make a world which can be inhabited." - William Saroyan
 Signs placed along freeways in Oakland, Berkeley, Richmond and Vallejo.
Quotations from residents of Oakland.
 "I don't do nothin' I don't want to do." - John Lee Hooker
 "I've been rich and I've been poor. It's better to be rich." - Gertrude Stein
 (The above sign has been up and within sight of Chevron's Main Offices 
in Point Richmond for over a month.)
"You may not be able to change the world but at least you can embarrass the guilty." - Jessica Mitford
 "The height of cultivation always runs to simplicity." - Bruce Lee
"Failure is not a crime. The crime is not trying." - Ron Dellums
 "There's only one way to have a happy marriage and as soon as I learn what it is I'll get married again." - Clint Eastwood
 "If you cannot be a poet, be the poem." - David Carradine

YTD - 207