One hundred and ten percent is BULLSHIT!! Where effort is concerned… it simply doesn’t exist. -Sean Patrick Flanery Tell me this: when did people start making statements like “I gave it one hundred and TEN percent”? When did our collective math skills go to shit?? Well, I think it happened when people started mistaking a LITTLE bit of pain and fatigue with the TERMINAL level of fat
Religion is an inside job, so don’t go looking in buildings on Sundays!!!! -Sean Patrick Flanery There is a necessity of HOPE and RELIGION that lies at the core of our existence. This much I know. Every single, conscious, human action in life is done for a presumed or desired result. Most actions start to wane when there is no guarantee of the desired result. THIS is where HOPE comes in. And HOPE is a necess
Glenda, my Grandaddy… and the champ. -Sean Patrick Flanery I believe in a tempered and calculated response in every self defense situation, so please do not use the following as an endorsed or even semi-proper example of good decision making. One more note: It is an edict mine that a beautiful girl will make fools of us all, and there is no martial art in the world that can combat the lure of a pretty girl.
True story: Elvis Aaron Presley is ultimately responsible for my life as a martial artist, but that’s a story for another day. “I remember the revelation it was to me when I realized I’d rather be smart in the way Elvis Presley was than in the way, say, Ludwig Wittgenstein was. The thing was, you could imagine you could be smart like Wittgenstein by just thinking hard enough, but Elvis just had it. It was
Pt. 4 The rebirth of the sun dried raisin, the cleansing banana leaf, why we chat, and an apology to Grandaddy. -Sean Patrick Flanery Another thing I’ve uncovered throughout the years, is that a clean conscience is usually the sign of a bad memory. It infuriated and frustrated me so much that he wouldn’t utter those 3 simple words that I requested that would allow me to stop bludgeoning him that I