336: 7 Quotes, 7 Songs

Quotations and Aural Stimulations.
Spotify Playlist: 7 Quotes, 7 Songs

I believe the ability to think is blessed. If you can think about a situation, you can deal with it. The big struggle is to keep your head clear enough to think.
-Richard Pryor

“Chatter” by The Cheebacabra, from Exile in the Woods
Listen: Bandcamp


It’s a real primal thing, watching someone get hurt. It’s funny and accessible.
-Johnny Knoxville

“You’re So Good To Me” by Cocheme’a Gastelum, from The Electric Sound of Johnny Arrow


If we don’t believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don’t believe in it at all.
-Noam Chomsky

“Ticking Over” by Frootful, from Colours


You cannot reform your society or institution without opening your mind.
-Bashar al-Assad

“Still Burning (Feat. Jessica Fitoussi)” by Mister Donut & Ugly Mac Beer, from Modonut


There are more love songs than anything else. If songs could make you do something we’d all love one another.
-Frank Zappa

“Golden” by Funki Porcini, from Le Banquet Cassio
Listen: Bandcamp


Every man is born as many men and dies as a single one.
-Martin Heidegger

“Master of Life” by Khraungbin, from The Infamous Bill
Listen: LateNightTales


Our brains have been designed to blur the line between self and other. It is an ancient neural circuitry that marks every mammal, from mouse to elephant.
-Frans de Waal

“Firesticks” by Skeletons, from Smile