Saturday, 11 May 2013
Friday, 10 May 2013
Having a place to go - is a home. Having someone to love - is a family. Having both - is a blessing.
-By Donna Hedges.
The family - that dear octopus from whose tentacles we never quite escape, nor, in our inmost hearts, ever quite wish to.
-By Dodie Smith.
“Take the world as it is, not as it ought to be “.
“One learns to itch where one can scratch “.
“A failure is a man who has blundered, but is not able to cash in on the experience “.
“Adapt or perish now as ever is nature's inexorable imperative”.
“Discussion is an exchange of knowledge; an argument an exchange of ignorance”.
“Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after another”.
Monday, 11 February 2013
Bottoms in the Investment World don't end with 4-year lows; they end with 10 or 15 year lows.
We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.
Vitality shows in not only the ability to persist but the ability to start over.
A committee is a group of the unprepared, appointed by the unwilling to do the unnecessary.
Solitude is as needful to the imagination as society is wholesome for the character
JAMES RUSSEL LOWELL
If you wish to make an apple pie truly from scratch, you must first invent the universe.
A great deal of talent is lost to the world for want of a little courage.
We can do no great things; only small things with great love. - Mother Teresa.
Everybody gets so much information all day long that they lose their common sense
I am a man of fixed and unbending principles, the first of which is to be flexible at all times