Archive for February 2017

Just Saying 2017-02-27,

February 27, 2017

To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.–Oscar Wilde

Just Saying 2017-02-25,

February 25, 2017

With some people solitariness is an escape not from others but from themselves. For they see in the eyes of others only a reflection of themselves.–Eric Hoffer

Just Saying 2017-02-24,

February 24, 2017

Choosing to see yourself as a victim is the first step on the pathway to becoming a victimizer.–me

Just Saying 2017-02-23,

February 23, 2017

Pythagoras said, “Reason is immortal, all else is mortal.” Interesting but is it true? Sort of depends on what true means in this context.–me

Just Saying 2017-02-22,

February 22, 2017

Idleness, then, is so far from being the root of all evil that it is rather the true good. Boredom is the root of evil; it is that which must be held off.–Søren Kierkegaard

Just Saying 2017-02-21,

February 21, 2017

Peace is not something you wish for; it’s something you make, something you do, something you are, and something you give away.–Robert Fulghum

Just Saying 2017-02-20,

February 20, 2017

I would be true, for there are those who trust me; I would be pure, for there are those who care; I would be strong, for there is much to suffer; I would be brave, for there is much to dare.–Harold Arnold WalterI am only one; but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; I will not refuse to do something I can do.–Helen KellerSometimes I see things, winged figures, like angels. Not sure whether they are actually there or they are added inside my head. Not sure it matters.–me

Just Saying 2017-02-19,

February 19, 2017

Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.–Martin Luther King

Just Saying 2017-02-18,

February 18, 2017

The elaborate tapestry of our experience is not stored in memory-at least not in its entirety. Rather, it is compressed for storage by first being reduced to a few critical threads, such as a summary phrase or a small set of key features. Later, when we want to remember our experience, our brains quickly reweave the tapestry by fabricating-not by actually retrieving-the bulk of the information that we experience as a memory. Dan Gilbert (Stumbling on Happiness)

Just Saying 2017-02-17,

February 17, 2017

When an elderly and distinguished scientist tells you that something is possible, he is very probably right. When he tells you that something is impossible, he is very probably wrong.–Arthur C. Clarke