Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Orange County


 "Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence." - Leonardo da Vinci
 Signs placed on Interstates 5 and 405 in Orange County, California.
 "Lifelong dissent has more than acclimated me cheerfully to defeat." - I.F. Stone
  "It's no use crying over spilt milk, because all of the forces of the universe were bent on spilling it." - W. Somerset Maugham
 "Together we shall save our planet, or together we shall perish in its flames." - John F. Kennedy

 "If the world were perfect, it wouldn't be." - Yogi Berra
Total - 6,732

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Berkeley

"Rich people march on Washington every day." - I.F. Stone
Signs placed on Interstate 80 in Berkeley, California.
 "The past gives you an identity and the future holds the promise of salvation. Both are illusions." - Eckhart Tolle
 "These cats drink champagne and toast to death and pain,

Like slaves on a ship talking about who's got the flyest chain." - Talib Kweli

 "He who fights monsters should see to it that he himself does not become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you." - Friedrich Nietzsche
 "History never looks like history when you're living through it." - John W. Gardner
 "Who ever loved that loved not at first sight?" - Christopher Marlowe
Total - 6,724

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

San Francisco

 "If everyone acted as the San Franciscans did, there would be hope for settlement of the world’s difficulties." - Frol Zozlov 
 Signs placed on US 101 and Interstate 280 in San Francisco.
 "San Francisco itself is art, above all literary art. Every block is a short story, every hill a novel. Every house a poem, every dweller within immortal." - William Saroyan
 "It’s an odd thing, but anyone who disappears is said to be seen in San Francisco. It must be a delightful city and possess all the attraction of the next world." - Oscar Wilde

 "San Francisco is the only city I can think of that can survive all the things you people are doing to it and still look beautiful." - Frank Lloyd Wright
 "Forty-Nine square miles surrounded by reality..." - Paul Kantner
TOTAL - 6716

Friday, April 04, 2014

Los Angeles

"The world can only be grasped by action, not by contemplation." - Jacob Bronowski
Signs placed on the 5, 101 and 110 freeways and La Cienega Blvd.
"America may be unique in being a country which has leapt from barbarism to decadence without touching civilization." - John O'Hara

"No one dances sober, unless he is insane." - Marcus Tullius Cicero
"You teach best what you most need to learn." - Richard Bach
"There's no such thing as addiction, there's only things that you enjoy doing more than life." - Doug Stanhope
 Total - 6,708

Monday, March 31, 2014

Marin County

 "Each of us is put here in this time and this place to personally decide the future of humankind. Did you think you were put here for something less?" - Chief Arvol Looking Horse
 Signs placed on U.S. 101 in Marin County.
 "Nothing in life is certain except for death, taxes, and the second law of thermodynamics." - Seth Lloyd

"A genius is a mentally ill person with an audience." - Tim Minchin
 "Do not wait; the time will never be 'just right.' Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along." - Napolean Hill
 "I'll sleep when I'm dead" - Warren Zevon
 Total - 6,700

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

California

"The shortest answer is doing the thing." - Ernest Hemingway
Signs placed on freeways around California.
"Precisely the least, the softest, lightest, a lizard's rustling, a breath, a breeze, a moment's glance... it is little that makes the best happiness." - Friedrich Nietzsche
"A way of doing something original is by trying something so painstaking that nobody else has ever bothered with it." - Brian Eno

"Progress is man’s indifference to the lessons of history." - Len Deighton

"Experience is something you don't get until just after you need it." - Steven Wright
Total - 6692

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Berkeley

 "All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us." J.R.R. Tolkien
 Signs placed on Interstate 80 in Berkeley.
"Neutrality is at times a graver sin than belligerence." - Louis D. Brandeis

 "I don't have a girlfriend. But I do know a woman who'd be mad at me for saying that." - Mitch Hedberg
 “One of the penalties of an ecological education is that one lives alone in a world of wounds." - Aldo Leopold
 "It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop." - Confucious
TOTAL - 6,683