illusion


Random quote of the day:

“Every age is fed on illusions, lest men should renounce life early and the human race come to and end.”

—Joseph Conrad, Victory

 

Disclaimer: The views expressed in this random quote of the day do not necessarily reflect the views of the poster, her immediate family, Lucy and Ethel, Justin Bieber, or the Kardashian Klan. They do, however, sometimes reflect the views of the Cottingley Fairies.

 

Random quote of the day:

“The most fatal illusion is the settled point of view. Since life is growth and motion, a fixed point of view kills anybody who has one.”

—Brooks Atkinson, Once Around the Sun

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Disclaimer: The views expressed in this random quote of the day do not necessarily reflect the views of the poster, her immediate family, Lucy and Ethel, Justin Bieber, or the Kardashian Klan. They do, however, sometimes reflect the views of the Cottingley Fairies.

 

Random quote of the day:

“We must select the illusion which appeals to our temperament and embrace it with passion, if we want to be happy.”

—Cyril Connolly, The Unquiet Grave

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Random quote of the day:

“Change is not movement from the known to the known, and all political revolutions are that. This kind of change is not what we are talking about. To progress from being a sinner to being a saint is to progress from one illusion to another.”

—J. Krishnamurti, “How To Live In This World,” The Urgency of Change

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Disclaimer:  The views expressed in this random quote of the day do not necessarily reflect the views of the poster, her immediate family, Siegfried and Roy, Leonard Maltin, or the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. They do, however, sometimes reflect the views of the Cottingley Fairies.

 

 

Random quote of the day:

 

“Consciousness itself may be the primary creative force in the universe, and our knowledge of the physical properties of the physical world is far from complete.  The emerging picture is a cosmos that is an interconnected harmonic web, vibrating with creativity and intelligence, in which separateness is an illusion.”

—John E. Mack, “Messengers From the Unseen,” Oberlin Alumni Magazine, Fall 2002, Vol. 98, No. 2

 


Disclaimer:  The views expressed in this random quote of the day do not necessarily reflect the views of the poster, her immediate family, Siegfried and Roy, Leonard Maltin, or the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. They do, however, sometimes reflect the views of the Cottingley Fairies.

Random quote of the day:

 

“Think of this fleeting life…like a bubble rising in a stream, a falling star, a phantom, a dream.”

—The Diamond Sutra

 

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Random quote of the day:

 

“The truth when it is naked, stripped of illusion, is beautiful, and terrible, too terrible and beautiful to bear.

—Elizabeth Cunningham, The Passion of Mary Magdalen

 

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Random quote of the day:

 

“Email gives the illusion of progress even when nothing is happening.”

—Bob Geldof, quoted by David Shipley, NPR interview, 6/20/08

 

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