Eccentric Electric Eels

November 24, 2010

“I am not eccentric.  It’s just that I am more alive than most people.  I am an unpopular electric eel set in a pond of goldfish.”  ~Dame Edith Sitwell

“In the moment of our creation we receive the stamp of our individuality; and much of life is spent in rubbing off or defacing the impression.”  ~Augustus William Hare and Julius Charles Hare, Guesses at Truth, by Two Brothers, 1827

“Our concern must be to live while we’re alive… to release our inner selves from the spiritual death that comes with living behind a facade designed to conform to external definitions of who and what we are.”  ~Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

“Before you can break out of prison, you must first realize you’re locked up.”  ~Author Unknown

“If you don’t control your mind, someone else will. ” ~John Allston

“Be neither a conformist or a rebel, for they are really the same thing.  Find your own path, and stay on it.”  ~Paul Vixie

“If there is anything the nonconformist hates worse than a conformist it’s another nonconformist who doesn’t conform to the prevailing standards of nonconformity.”  ~Bill Vaughan





4 Responses to “Eccentric Electric Eels”

  1. MISTY said

    love it! Especially the last one!

  2. lunasealife said

    Heeheehee Yeah I liked that one too. Reminds me of hipsters. 😉

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