Chuck Kichline

Living Happily Ever After

 A Rumor in his Own Time

Old Motorcycles - I've been doing old motorcycles since 1967.  The old motorcycles aren't as OLD anymore!

I'm crazy for old bicycles, too!

Honda GoldWing - My GoldWing page

Central Texas and Austin! - Austintageous adventures around Central Texas


Grandchildren!   - Emma and Ethan Holmes

Fixit Page    Includes my lawnmower and battery pack repair pages

Astronomy Life List  listing program for the Palm OS and Pocket PC

Playing with Telescopes

Motorcycle Club Meets and Shows

Car Meets and Shows

Tractor and Small Engine Shows

Pontiac Fiero - Here's my Fiero page, including my TCC Solenoid Repair page.

Honda VT500ft Ascot - My Ascot page

Matt Holmes - AFD Class 108

Harry Alschuler's adventure on the Rio de Putla

Mike Chipperfield's tour of the U.S. on his 1951 Vincent Black Shadow

"If you buy simple, reliable things, don't abuse them, maintain them properly, and repair them when they break; before you know it all your friends will feel sorry for you because of the old junk you have."
                                      - Chuck Kichline

"All persons, living and dead, are merely coincidental"
                                      - Kurt Vonnegut

"You're basically killing each other to see who's got the better imaginary friend." 
                                      -Yasir Arrafat (On going to war over religion)

"Sure, the universe is benign. It may destroy you, but in the process it will teach you something worth knowing." 
                                      - Don Juan (per Carlos Castenada)

"To a Pantheist Omnivore, it's a God eat God world."
                                      -  Chuck Kichline

"Don't worry about the world ending today, it's already tomorrow in Australia." 
                                      -  Charles Schultz

A set of quotes from "The Eagle's Gift" by Carlos Castenada

"A person shouldn't own anything that they aren't at least willing to try to fix."
                                      - Chuck Kichline

"I know there is infinity beyond ourselves. I wonder if there is infinity within."
                                      - Charles Lindbergh

The lyrics to Heaven's Here on Earth by Tracy Chapman

"Do you ever feel like you've been cheated?"
                                      - Johnny Rotten

"Yesterday is history. Tomorrow is a mystery. And today? Today is a gift. That's why we call it the present".
                                      -Babatunde Olatunji

"We should never forget that everything Adolf Hitler did in Germany was legal and everything the Hungarian freedom fighters did in Hungary was illegal."
                                      -Martin Luther King Jr.

"I was walking among the fires of Hell, delighted with the enjoyments of genius which to Angles look like torment and insanity."
                                       -William Blake "The Marriage of Heaven and Hell"

"The American Consumer?  If you don't already feel like a cow in a feed lot, you just aren't paying attention!"
                                       - Chuck Kichline

"Fascism should more appropriately be called Corporatism because it is a merger of state and corporate power."
                                       - Benito Mussolini

"Mom cooked SPAM Surprise.
Pink grease, smothered in mustard...
I still fear mustard."
                                          -Van Kichline

"Aging is a series of misadventures that keep getting closer and closer together, and keep taking longer and longer to recover from."
                                          - Chuck Kichline

"THE EDGE– there is no honest way to explain it because the only people who really know where it is are the ones who have gone over."
- Hunter S. Thompson

"Every time I meet a person as crazy as me, I'm relatively less crazy."
                                          - Chuck Kichline

"I can't take HIS money. I can't bring my OWN money. I have to WORK for money. Why don't I just lie down and die?"
                                          - Homer Simpson

"The thing about quotes on the internet is you cannot confirm their validity."
                                          - Abraham Lincoln

"Rust is our FRIEND! It makes our bicycles LIGHTER!"
                                           - Chuck Kichline

"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls & looks like work"
                                           - Thomas Edison

"IF, you choose the things you buy carefully, with attention to reputation and simplicity; treat them with care and respect; do the appropriate maintenance; diagnose problems before they happen, and fix them quickly when they do go wrong; and keep things clean - before long, your neighbors will all pity you because of all the old stuff you have."
                                           - Chuck Kichline