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Monthly Archives: April 2016
At the final dinner of an international conference, an American delegate turned to the Chinese delegate sitting next to him, pointed to the soup and asked somewhat condescendingly, ‘Likee soupee?’ The Chinese gentlemen nodded eagerly. A little later, it was … Continue reading
Weird Words of Wisdom!
All the world’s a camera – look pleasant, please! ~North American.
Posted in Blogging, Fun, Quotes, Uncategorized, values, Weird Words Tagged camera, life, north american, people, smiles, wisdom, world 6 Comments
Finding a Piece of Truth..
One day Mara, the Evil One, was travelling through the villages of India with his attendants. He saw a man doing walking meditation whose face was lit up in wonder. The man had just discovered something on the ground in … Continue reading
Posted in Blogging, Buddhism, Moral Tales, Photography, Thoughts, Uncategorized, values Tagged belief, lessons, life, Mara, people, smiles, truth, wisdom 10 Comments
Fashion is what one wears oneself; what is unfashionable is what other people wear!
Wit for the Week!
He knows nothing and thinks he knows everything. That clearly points to a career in politics. ~George Bernard Shaw.
A student asked Suzuki Roshi why the Japanese make their teacups so thin and delicate that they break easily. “It’s not that they’re too delicate,” he answered, “but that you don’t know how to handle them. You must adjust yourself … Continue reading
Posted in Buddhism, Thoughts, Uncategorized, values Tagged adjustment, cultures, flowers, lessons, life, roses, teacher, teacups, wisdom, zen 12 Comments
They catch an ox by its horns, they catch a man by his words. ~Tsonga
Posted in african wisdom, Photography, Proverbs, Thoughts, Uncategorized, values Tagged caution, cultures, horns, lessons, life, opinions, ox, wisdom, words 3 Comments
Two men were standing next to each other in a bar. One was still sober, the other already tipsy. The tipsy one swayed towards the sober one and said: “You have to go easy on the drinking, you know. Your … Continue reading
Weird Words of Wisdom!
To be a complete man one should have spent three years at a public school, one at a university… and two in prison! ~Russian.
Posted in Blogging, Proverbs, Thoughts, Uncategorized, Weird Words, Wit Tagged life, people, policians, prison, public school, russian, wisdom 5 Comments