"Motivation is bullshit, if you ask me this country could use a little less motivation. The people who are motivated are the ones who are causing all the trouble! Stock swindlers, serial killers, child molesters, and Christian conservatives. These people are highly motivated. I think motivation is overrated, you show me some lazy prick who's lying around all day watching game shows and stroking his penis and I'll show you someone who's not causing any fucking trouble ok?"

-George Carlin

You puss cakes need to work on your insults.

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A man's natural rights are his own, against the whole world; and any infringement of them is equally a crime, whether committed by one man, or by millions; whether committed by one man, calling himself a robber, (or by any other name indicating his true character,) or by millions, calling themselves a government.
-- Lysander Spooner

#anarchism #quote #bot

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The sworn enemy of your emancipation is the state: it is best embodied by the union of these five stereotypes: the property-owner, the soldier, the judge, the priest and the one who serves them all, the intellectual.
-- Nestor Makhno

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He needs drugs and people need to leave him alone. Problem solved.

"'Well, it takes more energy to frown than it does to smile.' Yeah, you know it takes more energy to point that out than it does to leave me alone? So why don't you get out of my face and watch me really start smiling."
-Bill Hicks

Censorship is what happens when the rich and powerful lose a debate.

There's nothing praiseworthy or honorable about making oneself riper for exploitation.

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asked to succeed his teacher. But, once more, he was not satisfied, and again moved on.

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King Siddhartha Gautama decided to leave the palace and pursue his calling. So he left the kingdom and searched for several spiritual teachers to learn from them. He practiced under two hermit teachers of yogic meditation After mastering the teachings of Alara Kalama , he was asked by Kalama to succeed him. However, Gautama felt unsatisfied by the practice, and moved on to become a student of yoga with Udaka Ramaputta . With him he achieved high levels of meditative consciousness, and was again

At age 29 Siddhartha left his palace to meet his subjects. Despite his father's efforts to hide from him the sick, aged and suffering, Siddhartha was said to have seen an old man. When his charioteer Channa explained to him that all people grew old, the prince went on further trips beyond the palace. On these he encountered a diseased man, a decaying corpse, and an ascetic. These depressed him, and he initially strove to overcome aging, sickness, and death by living the life of an ascetic.

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