A Wonderfully Terrifying Perspective

The Circle of Life: It’s like in the Lion King but for people…

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This wonderfully terrifying image appeared on Viruscomix.com and is titled — Subnormality #68: “Take the tight rope”

Let’s play the Game of Life!

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Wealth is like sea-water; the more we drink, the thirstier we become; and the same is true of fame.

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Beauty is power; a smile is its sword.

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Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner aka Sting: musician, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, activist, actor, and philanthropist

Success always necessitates a degree of ruthlessness. Given the choice of friendship or success, I’d probably choose success.

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Ron Perlman, well-known character actor; never the prettiest face on any screen yet has never stopped working…

Charm is an intangible. Chutzpah, charm, charisma, that kind of thing, you can’t buy it. You either have it or you don’t.

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The enthusiasm of children; possessed of an irrepressible belief in their ability.

If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of life.

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Dr. Mae Jemison, American physician, NASA astronaut. She is a dancer, holds nine honorary doctorates in science, engineering, letters, and the humanities.

A smart man makes a mistake, learns from it, and never makes that mistake again. But a wise man finds a smart man and learns from him how to avoid the mistake altogether.

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Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool, a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor.

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It’s the game of life. Do I win or do I lose? One day they’re gonna shut the game down. I gotta have as much fun and go around the board as many times as I can before it’s my turn to leave.

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Do I contradict myself? Very well, then I contradict myself, I am large, I contain multitudes.

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This post was inspired by an image found on Viruscomix.com

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