Rob Machado quotes

  • We dream of the perfect wave, the perfect job, the perfect house. When we get there, we dream of something else,
    -- Rob Machado

    #Dream #Jobs #Perfect

  • To catch a wave, to stand up - it was just life-changing. There was nothing that even came close. I quit playing all other sports - by the time I was eleven, they were toast.
    -- Rob Machado

    #Sports #Life Changing #Quitting

  • The surfing - the waves in Indonesia are amazing.
    -- Rob Machado

    #Surfing #Wave #Indonesia

  • At any given time, there are a lot of million-dollar luxury charter boats cruising around the Mentawai Islands finding the most incredible waves. And yet the people on shore are suffering. The whole scene is wrong. As a surf community, we have to do something.
    -- Rob Machado

    #Luxury #Islands #People

  • I've always been a big supporter of the Surfrider Foundation. I started my own foundation, Rob Machado Foundation, which focuses on environmental education for the little people of the world.
    -- Rob Machado

    #People #Environmental #World

  • All play aspires to the condition of paradise...through play in all its forms...we hope to achieve a state that our larger Greco-Roman, Judeo- Christian culture has always known was lost. Where it exists, we do not know, although we always have envisioned it as a garden...always as removed, as an enclosed green place...Paradise is an ancient dream...It is a dream of ourselves as better than we are, back to what we were.

  • Was this the big one or was this the small tremor, the warning? Does it get better - does the sensation of being in a dream underwater go away?

  • It's every actor's dream to work in a hit show on Broadway and also shoot a television show.

  • Doing Shakespeare in the Park has always been a dream. Everyone else says Hamlet, but I want to play Romeo.

  • Sleeping on it didn't make accepting it any easier. It seemed like a really bad dream.

  • Dream is not that which you see while sleeping it is something that does not let you sleep.

  • It is the woman - nearly always - in spite of all the advances of modern feminism, who still takes responsibility for the bulk of the chores, as well as doing her paid job. This is true even in households where men try to be unselfish and to do their share.

  • The youth need to be enabled to become job generators from job seekers.

  • My idea of the perfect bottom would be nice, bubbly, curvy, firm, maybe a little bit bouncy.

  • We fear our highest possibilities. We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments, under conditions of great courage. We enjoy and even thrill to godlike possibilities we see in ourselves in such peak moments. And yet we simultaneously shiver with weakness, awe, and fear before these very same possibilities.