Fair Warning

“A revolution is an idea which has found its bayonets.” 

– Napoleon Bonaparte

“Art is either plagiarism or revolution.” 
– Paul Gauguin

“The revolution is not an apple that falls when it is ripe. You have to make it fall.” 
– Che Guevara

“The only way to support a revolution is to make your own.” 
– Abbie Hoffman

“Revolution is not a dinner party, not an essay, nor a painting, nor a piece of embroidery; it cannot be advanced softly, gradually, carefully, considerately, respectfully, politely, plainly and modestly.” 
– Mao Tse-Tung

“Every generation needs a new revolution.” 
– Thomas Jefferson

“In art, all who have done something other than their predecessors have merited the epithet of revolutionary; and it is they alone who are masters.” 
– Paul Gauguin

“A little rebellion now and then is a good thing.” 
– Thomas Jefferson

“Revolutions go not backward.” 
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.” 
– Mark Twain

“If you ever feel like punching somebody, you should let ‘er rip.  Chances are your instincts are right, and if you’re wrong you can always say you’re sorry.  Nothing’s worse than living with regret at not acting when you had the chance, and should have.  And, some people just need to be punched.” 
– Todd Skinner

3 responses to “Fair Warning

  1. Fascinating.

  2. “the revolution will not be televised” Gill Scott-Heron

  3. No, but it will be blogged about…