Life Lessons

A pile of rocks

Un tas de pierres cesse d'être un tas de pierres, des qu'un seul homme le contemple avec, en lui, l'image d'une cathédrale. - A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a single man contemplates it, bearing within him the image of a cathedral. (Antoine de Saint-Exupery) I love this quote. That… Continue reading A pile of rocks

Life Lessons

Happy Birthday to Me!

Yip, yesterday was my birthday! I had a great day, and while I didn't succeed in making it a holiday for everyone at work (I did try!), I did have a fun day! Amongst the lovely birthday cards was one with the word "May you live life fully, find happiness in little things, follow all your dreams, always realise how… Continue reading Happy Birthday to Me!

Life Lessons

Who said that?

To this day, I can still vividly remember a TV interview with Lady Margaret Thatcher. When told by the reporter that "some people were saying that she was pig-headed", she replied "who said that, when and where?". The reporter tried to push her again on the statement. She just reiterated "who said that, when and where".… Continue reading Who said that?

Dreams & Destiny · Ponderances

Be You!

Marianne Williamson wrote this “We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous? Actually, who are you NOT to be? You are a child of GOD. Your playing small does not serve the World. There is nothing enlightening about shrinking so that other people won't feel unsure around you. We were born… Continue reading Be You!