Tuesday, August 28, 2012

More Los Angeles

 "There is an inverse relationship between imagination and money." - Alan Moore
 All signs placed on LA Freeways
 "Have patience. All things are difficult before they become easy." - Saadi

 "I feel that if any songs are gonna come out of World War III, we'd better start writing them now." - Tom Lehrer

 "Art is the symbol of the two noblest human efforts: to construct and to refrain from destruction." - Simone Weil

 "All happy families resemble one another; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way." - Leo Tolstoy

 "Everything flows, nothing stands still." - Heraclitus
YTD - 708

Sunday, August 26, 2012

Ecopocalypse Now: Los Angeles

 "Strike Fast, Strike Hard, Strike Often." - Adm. William Halsey
 Signs placed on the 5, 405, 101 and 110 freeways in Los Angeles
 "The fundamental, all-pervasive cause of world instability is the destruction of communities by the commercialization of all human relationships and the resulting neuroses and psychoses." - Carroll Quigley
 "In an ugly and unhappy world the richest man can purchase nothing but ugliness and unhappiness." - George Bernard Shaw

 "Why does the Air Force need expensive new bombers? Have the people we've been bombing over the years been complaining?" - George Wallace
 "My father was a slave, and my people died to build this country, and I am going to stay here, and have a part of it just like you. And no Fascist-minded people will drive me from it. Is that clear?" - Paul Robeson
 "Most harm is done by people who are awake." - Jeremy Hardy
YTD - 696

Monday, August 20, 2012

Los Angeles, August 14th

"They always say that time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself." - Andy Warhol
 Signs placed on the 10, 110, 405, 101 and La Cienega Bvld.

"The oldest task in human history: to live on a piece of land without spoiling it." - Aldo Leopold

"Our first rule is
Know What You Want To Say.
The second rule is,
Say It." - Edward Everett Hale

"Don't be afraid of death so much as an inadequate life." - Bertolt Brecht
"You can safely assume you’ve created God in your own image when it turns out that God hates all the same people you do." - Anne Lamont
"What's to gain by silence?" - Ursula K. LeGuin
YTD - 687

Saturday, August 18, 2012

San Diego/Oceanside

 "Nothing fails like success." - Alan Watts
 Signs placed on freeways in San Diego, Vista and Oceanside.
 "All life is nucleic acid; the rest is commentary." - Isaac Asimov

 "I pay low wages. I can take advantage of that. We're going to be successful, but the basis is a very low-wage, low-benefit model of employment." - Sam Walton
 "Aesthetic value is often the by-product of the artist striving to do something else." - Evelyn Waugh
 "They say you're not supposed to put metal in a microwave oven. They're right." - Steven Wright
YTD - 667