"Nothing has a stronger influence psychologically on their environment and especially on their children than the unlived life of the parent."
(Carl Jung)



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Timothy Leary


"Women who seek to be equal with men lack ambition."

"We are dealing with the best-educated generation in history. But they've got a brain dressed up with nowhere to go."

"In the information age, you don't teach philosophy as they did after feudalism. You perform it. If Aristotle were alive today he'd have a talk show."

"The universe is an intelligence test."

"Learning how to operate a soul figures to take time."

"In the information-communication civilization of the 21st Century, creativity and mental excellence will become the ethical norm. The world will be too dynamic, complex, and diversified, too cross-linked by the global immediacies of modern (quantum) communication, for stability of thought or dependability of behaviour to be successful."

John Frusciante


"I find that the best way to do things is to constantly move forward and to never doubt anything and keep moving forward, if you make a mistake say you made a mistake."

"Everything's very perfectly balanced; for all the horrible things in the world there's lots of good things."

"And for me the only way to live life is to grab the bull by the horns and call up recording studios and set dates to go in recording studios. To try and accomplish something."

"The main thing experience has taught me is that one has to sort of hone their relationship to time."

"Trying to protect yourself all the time, things like trying to outwit fate. Those can be the worst things you can do to yourself."

"You just never know when somebody's gonna die. It could happen at any moment so you've got to really treat everybody that way. Just really let everybody know how you feel about them."