Jay Griffiths Quotes

Jay Griffiths Quotes: A wild creature is not subject to any will except its own
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Jay Griffiths Quote: Clearly, many branches of science need an exquisite precision of timekeeping and the infinitesimal decimals of calibration, so space launches, for example, are not scheduled for leap-second dates. But society as a whole neither needs that obsessive time measurement nor is well served by it.
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Quotes about Jay Griffiths: Children say they are unhappy in every language they have. They say it in silence, and they say it in riots.
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Quote about Jay Griffiths: Language is wild - you can't fence it or tell it what to do - and it's the same with people. Even under the worst excesses of Stalinism or consumerism, the human spirit will still express itself.
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Jay Griffiths Sayings: Human language is lit with animal life: we play cats-cradle or have hare-brained ideas; we speak of badgering, or outfoxing someone; to squirrel something away and to ferret it out.
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Jay Griffiths Saying: The clock, for all its precision in measurement, is a blunt instrument for the psyche and for society. Schedules can replace sensitivity to the mood of a moment, clock time can ride roughshod over the emotions of individuals.
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Sayings about Jay Griffiths: Cultures have long heard wisdom in non-human voices: Apollo, god of music, medicine and knowledge, came to Delphi in the form of a dolphin. But dolphins, which fill the oceans with blipping and chirping, and whales, which mew and caw in ultramarine jazz - a true rhapsody in blue - are hunted to the edge of silence.
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Saying about Jay Griffiths: We are animal in our blood and in our skin. We were not born for pavements and escalators but for thunder and mud.
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