Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Northern California


"Making mistakes in centuries and generations past would have consequences that we could overcome. We don't have that luxury anymore." - Al Gore

Signs placed alongside freeways around the Bay Area.
  "The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place." - George Bernard Shaw

 "Some subjects are so serious that one can only joke about them." - Niels Bohr

 "Sometimes the first duty of intelligent men is the restatement of the obvious." - George Orwell

 “There is no God and we are his prophets.” – Cormac McCarthy
TOTAL - 6,751

Monday, April 21, 2014

Southern California

 "Californians invented the concept of life-style. This alone warrants their doom." - Don DeLillo
 Signs placed over and alongside freeways in Southern California.
 "You are not defeated when you lose. You are defeated when you quit." - Paulo Coelho

 "It is better to conquer yourself than win a thousand battles. Then the victory is yours. It cannot be taken from you, not by angels or demons, heaven or hell." - Gautama Buddha
“The purpose of our lives is to add value to the people of this generation and those that follow.” – R. Buckminster Fuller


 "What really matters is what you do with what you have." - H.G. Wells
TOTAL - 6,742

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