ifindkarma. elegance is refusal.

January 1, 2009

Get yourself a giant panda!

In pondering a New Year Resolution for 2009, Troutgirl quoted Anne Lamott‘s Hard Laughter to me…

I said that I thought the secret of life was obvious: be here now, love as if your whole life depended on it, find your life’s work, and try to get hold of a giant panda. If you had a giant panda in your back yard, anything could go wrong — someone could die, or stop loving you, or you could get sick — and if you could look outside and see this adorable, ridiculous, boffo panda, you’d start to laugh; you’d be so filled with thankfulness and amusement that everything would be O.K. again.

I repeat: Get. Yourself. A giant. Panda!!!

April 1, 2008

Love in a backward world!

Filed under: life, the universe, and everything!, love!, time!, youtube! — ifindkarma @ 4:20 pm

January 15, 2008

Starbucks Bear Hug!

Filed under: bears!, believe!, booze!, love!, youtube! — ifindkarma @ 4:20 pm

We all could use a bear hug from time to time.

May 27, 2007

It isn’t art if no one sees it.

Filed under: aesthetic!, invisible!, love! — ifindkarma @ 4:20 pm

Thanks, mitten.

April 26, 2007

Difficult takes a day, impossible takes a week!

Ok, impossible doesn’t always take a week.

April 25, 2007

All that matters is working with people you like.

Filed under: believe!, google!, life, the universe, and everything!, love!, twitter!, words! — ifindkarma @ 4:20 am

The older I get, the more I think all that matters is working with people you like.

            Marc Hedlund paraphrasing Eric Schmidt

April 9, 2007

Love is the extremely difficult realization.

Filed under: believe!, love! — ifindkarma @ 4:20 am

is the extremely
difficult realization
that something other
than oneself is real.
    — Iris Murdoch

Thanks, hoje.

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