Republic of J.

It's all in your mind.

Getting money is the crime, guilty is the verdict.

Getting money is the crime, guilty is the verdict.

I wonder if the things that remind me of you remind you of me.

I wonder if the things that remind me of you remind you of me.

It’s not what you appreciate, it’s that you appreciate.
So you pulled my heart out.
But I don’t mind bleeding, any old time you keep me waiting.
Waiting and waiting.
Oh, I got a love that keeps me waiting.
I just hope that one day—preferably when we’re both blind drunk—we can talk about it.

I just hope that one day—preferably when we’re both blind drunk—we can talk about it.

There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist, or to accept the responsibility for changing them.
Of all human lamentations, without doubt the most common is, ‘if only I had known’. But we can’t know, and so days of death and fire so often begin no differently from those of love and warmth.

Of all human lamentations, without doubt the most common is, ‘if only I had known’. But we can’t know, and so days of death and fire so often begin no differently from those of love and warmth.

Dwell in the light of love, and beautiful souls will find you.

Dwell in the light of love, and beautiful souls will find you.

I’d rather live failing than spend my days never trying. Failing doesn’t make me a failure. Failing means I am trying. It means I am stepping beyond my fears and striving for something more. Failing just means that next time I will have learned from my mistakes and will form them into my triumphs. So I’m going to try, and if and when I fail, I’m going to take a deep breath, and then try again.
Empty your mind of all thoughts. Let your heart be at peace.

Empty your mind of all thoughts. Let your heart be at peace.

it doesn’t matter
how i begin my words
because by the end
they are all about you

it doesn’t matter

how i begin my words

because by the end

they are all about you

Everything around us is made of energy. To attract positive things in your life, start by giving off positive energy.

Everything around us is made of energy. To attract positive things in your life, start by giving off positive energy.

Give thanks for what had been given to you, however little. Be pure, and never falter.
I called her beautiful, then compared her to ecstasy.
She asked me, “the drug or the word?”
I answered, “the place”.

I called her beautiful, then compared her to ecstasy.

She asked me, “the drug or the word?”

I answered, “the place”.