Saturday, July 19, 2014

July 4th Postings

 “If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.” - George Washington
 Signs placed over and around Los Angeles freeways for the 4th of July.
Quotes by American Revolutionaries.
 "Whoever would overthrow the liberty of a nation must begin by subduing the freeness of speech." 
- Benjamin Franklin
 "The only way to support a revolution is to make your own." - Abbie Hoffman


“Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.” - Thomas Jefferson



 "My father was a slave, and my people died to build this country, and I am going to stay here, and have a part of it just like you. And no Fascist-minded people will drive me from it. Is that clear?" - Paul Robeson (to the House Un-American Activities Committee)
 "Every passing hour brings the solar system forty-three thousand miles closer to Globular Cluster M13 in Hercules — and still there are some misfits who insist that there is no such thing as progress." - Kurt Vonnegut


"Society is like a stew. If you don't stir it up every once in a while then a layer of scum floats to the top." - Edward Abbey 
 "I would rather be without a state than without a voice." - Edward Snowden
Signs Posted - 6,768
Arrests - 0

Monday, July 14, 2014

Los Angeles

 "When they show the destruction of society on color TV, I want to be able to look out over 
Los Angeles and make sure they get it right." - Phil Ochs
Signs placed on the 5, 10, 101 and 110 freeways in Los Angeles.



"A person often meets one's destiny on the road he took to avoid it." - Jean de La Fontaine


"Character is destiny." - Heraclitus 
  "Far better it seems to me, in our vulnerability, is to look death in the eye and to be grateful every day for the brief but magnificent opportunity that life provides." - Carl Sagan



 "Life and death are important. Don't suffer them in vain." - Bodhidharma
Total - 6.753

Sunday, July 06, 2014

North Orange County

 "Example is the best precept." - Aesop
 Signs placed on Interstates 5 and 405 in northern Orange County.





"Don't overestimate the decency of the human race." - H.L. Mencken
"Far better it seems to me, in our vulnerability, is to look death in the eye and to be grateful every day for the brief but magnificent opportunity that life provides." - Carl Sagan



"No valid plans can be made for the future by those who have no capacity for living now." - Alan Watts



"Had we but world enough, and time..." - Andrew Marvell
TOTAL - 6,741

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

LA/Winston Churchill

 "Never, never, never give up."
 Signs placed on various freeways around Los Angeles.
Quotations by Sir Winston Churchill.


 There is no finer investment for any community than putting milk into babies.
 Nothing in life is so exhilarating as to be shot at without result.


You can always count on the Americans to do right - after they've tried everything else.
If we open a quarrel between the past and the present, we shall find that we have lost the future.



We shall defend our Island, whatever the cost may be. We shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills; we shall never surrender.
 I have taken more out of alcohol than alcohol has taken out of me.
TOTAL - 6,730