Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it. Ferris Bueller
I opened an email that told me of the sad passing of someone I hadn’t known personally. I had, however, been lucky enough to attend a lecture they’d given, and I had read one of their books which had really helped me enormously at a very early stage of my research. Not knowing this person… Read More Not holding back . .
I stumbled upon a heartwarming story – Oxton’s ‘first’ toad road closure marks 20 years. I’m no David Attenborough, but I guess that toads are worth saving and being given a safe passage to the other side of the road, so the story is indeed commendable. But what I really loved about it was a… Read More Remarkable . . .
“The part that knows does not speak and the part that speaks does not know.” Lao Tzu
A word cloud of the most frequent words used in my posts. Just looking at them is making me think. Thank you Tweetroot.
“To give and not expect return, that is what lies at the heart of love.” Oscar Wilde
“Stop worrying about growing old. And think about growing up.” Philip Roth
I read an article about workers volunteering to have cameras installed in their homes to enable other workers to watch them for at least an hour at a time in order to help them focus their attention while they’re working from home. On the face of it, I feel that this voluntary option could well… Read More Oh brother . . .
“I’ve asked myself what is the worst thing that can happen if I take this decision and go along with it. Very often, I find that the worst thing that can happen is something that I can live with. And if that’s the case, I will do it.” (Margrethe Vestager)