~ Mystery is a veil that the naive critic is seduced by

~ Coming home to you is like coming home to a fire

~ Every sound we hear has an object that represents it nearby

~ I’m not gay, but I don’t know why

~ Our possessions are gently watching us

~ This space is shared by all the other realms we seek

~ What’s the difference between the sitting Buddha and the teepee?

~ Not having an idea gives you time to appreciate the last one

~ We study history to make the present obsolete

~ History goes without saying

~ What was perfect then is perfect now. That’s longevity

~ Mankind is God’s best friend

~ Something is most profound when it is wise and anonymous

~ The truth hides within the boring, banal and simple

~ There is much to do, but nothing to accomplish

~ Pray through your DNA

~ Pattern may be the only true man-made nature

~ Axis is access

~ Our fear of death protects death from us

~ Make the old new rather than the new new

~ The painting is not the goal

~ Colour-field is a space previously occupied by the visible world

~ The pictographic represents our most innocent expression of time

~ The only way to look at the world is artistically. The only way to look at art is metaphysically

~ Keep giving the ‘thing of beauty’ away instead of asking its question over and over

~ Identity is artifice

~ The indigenous language of the vortex is non-rational

~ God is always meditating

~ The medium is the metaphysics

~ It’s not tribal, it’s trouble

~ Thelonious Monk is the reincarnation of Hieronymus Bosch

~ Themes of dand and pack spray between oysters in commons

~ Engraved with their return from their own impassive spirits

~ The psychic life refers. to

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What has longevity?
A Matisse or Van Gogh painting
Silence
What a tree does, has longevity

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Stop, startlingly, stop, stoically, stop.

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First we refine our language,
Then we refine our thoughts,
Then we refine ourselves out of existence

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Trilogy -1
– Does nature have memory?
– The vortex has no mind

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The tree of knowledge is true
The tree of life is beautiful

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When we’re born we bring from there to here
When we die we bring from here to there

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2 1/2
2 1/2
4
7
8

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~ I am filling the void with the void

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~ This sentence will end in the future

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~ Layering the open, light-emitting heart, day and night, the conscious and unconscious, upon the unevolved, as a creative act.

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~ Tell me something you don’t know

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He wears his books like a cape,
So, of course, they have to be burned,
To be

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~ Painting catches the light. Sculpture catches the dust ; )

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~ I am about to become a great-grandson

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~ One second of time now is much faster than one second of time in 1950

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~ The psychedelic play of multiplicity

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On the other side of the word black,
waits an angelic or spatial percept

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~ The things that don’t go without saying, evolve

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~ My concentration camp will never be liberated

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H(om)e

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~ A tree is a symbol of a tree

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~ THE iMPORTANCE OF iGNORANCE AND iNNOCENCE

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~ Pataphysically everyone exists invisibly

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~Argument is a potential form of prayer

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~ The depths of whatever

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~ An artist who is not mystical is right wing

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~ The purpose of the Asemic is to create un-knowing as a space in which knowing can prepare itself to occupy.

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~ The lake by the water

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~ Herbal hymns.

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~  The Mind and Lives

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You know where we’re going.
You just don’t know where we are

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~ interesting, very

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~ The border between the refinement, and insanity

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~ Wait and seen

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~ Outlive your desires

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~ I’m the archeologist that creates his archeology

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~ Beyond the doorways are the mirrors

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My work is just beyond the reach of the madman

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One Response to “Sayings”

  1. Eric Says:

    My favorites:

    “Not having an idea gives you time to appreciate the last one.”

    “I’m not gay, but I don’t know why.”

    “There is much to do, but nothing to accomplish.”

    Thanks again James

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