What can one post, as one's first entry ?
In my mind, nothing seems more appropriate,
than beginning with some of my favourite quotes:
(I`m a follower of snoopy`s rule "quote the truth wherever you find it")
Trust in God, but tie your camel.
- Persian proverb
It may be that your whole purpose in life is simply to serve as a warning to others.
Complex problems have simple, easy to understand, wrong answers.
"Well," said Pooh, "what I like best- " and then he had to stop and think.
Because although Eating Honey was a very good thing to do,
there was a moment just before you began to eat it which was better
than when you were, but he didn`t know what it was called.
- A.A. Milne, from The House at Pooh Corner
"אין דבר מתוק יותר מאשר לשוב מן הים ולהקשיב לטפטוף הגשם על גג הבית."
"The golden rule:
He who has the gold makes the rules"
"לא תחטא בחמדנות ובאהבת-בצע אם יהיה כל הכסף לך."
Winners don’t feel that they are in a race.
They just love running.
"Be not afraid of growing slowly, be only afraid of standing still."
- Anonymous, Old Chinese Proverb
"Experience is something you don`t get until just after you need it. "
"Everyone who comes in here wants three things:
1) They want it quick.
2) They want it good.
3) They want it cheap.
I tell `em to pick two and call me back. "
- sign on the back wall of a small printing company in Delaware
"It is impossible to make something foolproof, because fools are so ingenious. "
"Faced with the choice between changing one`s mind
and proving that there is no need to do so,
almost everyone gets busy on the proof. "
- John Kenneth Galbraith
“.Whose body lies mouldering in the grave, while his soul goes marching on”
(a saying on john brown)
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After all is said and done, more is said than done.