Posts Tagged With: War

AGELESS AM I

 

“The planet is fine. The people are fucked.”

 

~ George Carlin ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from a photo taken in Kinderdijk, Netherlands in April 2007.


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ONE TOKE TOO MANY

 

“I don’t smoke weed to escape reality, 
I smoke weed to enjoy reality even more.”

 

~ Banana ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in July 2017.


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PAS D’AVENIR

 

“Hope always comes after evil has done its work.
We cannot keep living on hope, though.”

 

~ Erik Pevernagie ~

 

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LUFTSCHUTZRAUM

 

“A great war leaves the country with three armies –
an army of cripples, an army of mourners,
and an army of thieves.”

 

~ German Proverb ~

 

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LOVE YOUR WORLD

 

“Reality is merely an illusion,
albeit a very persistent one.”

 

~ Albert Einstein ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art by Kefran taken in Paris in June 2018.


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STOP MAKING BABIES

 

“Democracy cannot survive overpopulation.
Human dignity cannot survive overpopulation.
Convenience and decency cannot survive overpopulation.
As you put more and more people onto the world,
the value of life not only declines, it disappears.”

 

~ Isaac Asimov ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in Paris in May 2015.


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LONG GONE TO DUST

 

“Earth does not belong to us; we belong to earth.
Take only memories, leave nothing but footprints.”

 

~ Chief Seattle ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in October 2018.


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NE PAS AVALER

 

“Peace cannot be kept by force;
it can only be achieved by understanding.”

 

~ Albert Einstein ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in Paris in June 2018.


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STILL DELUDED AFTER ALL THESE YEARS

 

“A rational army would run away.”

 

~ Charles de Secondat, Baron de Montesquieu ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art by Kai taken in Paris in May 2018.


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A DEGENERATE NOSTALGIC ANIMAL

 

“Man need never have left the forest.
He is a degenerate nostalgic animal.”

 

~ Pierre Drieu La Rochelle ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of new street art by Bansky taken in Paris in June 2018.


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THE WINDS OF WAR

 

“I see how peoples are set against one another,
and in silence, unknowingly, foolishly,
obediently, innocently slay one another.”

 

~ Erich Maria Remarque ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Paris in May 2011.


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PEACE

 

“Fighting for peace is like screwing for virginity.”

 

~ George Carlin ~

 

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THE INHERITORS

 

“Earth has its boundaries,
but human stupidity is limitless.”

 

~ Gustave Flaubert ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in Paris in September 2017.


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MAKE ART NOT WAR

 

Art holds fast when all else is lost.”

 

~ German Proverb ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in Paris in September 2017.


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SPARK OF LIFE

 

All our knowledge brings us nearer to our ignorance.

 

~ T. S. Eliot ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in January 2018.


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BACKTRACKIN’

 

Words of snow, which fell last year.

 

~ German Proverb ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in late 1967.


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MAGA

 

“But ever since the Founding Fathers
of our nation dreamed this dream,
America has been something of a schizophrenic personality,
tragically divided against herself.”

 

~ Martin Luther King ~

 

Digitally enhanced image (the hat colour has been changed and the text added) created from an original photo of street art taken in Paris in September 2017.


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EVOLUTION OR REVOLUTION

 

“As you evolve,
you will make a lot of people uncomfortable.
Evolve anyway”

 

~ Anonymous ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo of street art taken in Paris in May 2015.


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MONGERING WAR

 

Either war is obsolete or men are.”

 

~ R. Buckminster Fuller ~

 

An original photo of street art taken in Paris in May 2015.


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OMBRES ET LUMIÈRE

 

“Both light and shadow are the dance of Love.”

 

~ Rumi ~

 

Digitally enhanced image created from an original photo taken in Fouras, France in June 1981.


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