If you see a whole thing - it seems that it's always beautiful. Planets, lives... But up close a world's all dirt and rocks. And day to day, life's a hard job, you get tired, you lose the pattern. - Ursula K. LeGuin


I’ve always understood the word “slut” to mean a woman who freely enjoys her own sexuality in any way she wants to; undisturbed by other people’s wishes for her behavior. Sexual desire originates in her and is directed by her. - Alice Walker

My whole life, my whole spirit, is to blow that horn....

-Louie Armstrong

You've got to have something to eat and a little love in your life before you can hold still for any damn body's sermon on how to behave - Billie Holiday

There are no right answers to wrong questions.  - Ursula K. LeGuin

Never interrupt somebody doing something you said couldn't be done.  -Amelia Earhart

It's just a job.  Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand.  I beat people up
- Muhammed Ali

Any theory that cannot be shared in everyday conversation cannot be used to educate the public -bell hooks

I'm not funny.  What I am is brave. -Lucille Ball