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Proverbial Thursday – Proverbs and Sayings from around the World

I find there to be profound wisdom in proverbs, sayings and quotes and I marvel at the way they are so succinct in communicating messages to the reader. 109 more words

History & Traditions

Proverbial Thursday – Proverbs and Sayings from around the World

I find there to be profound wisdom in proverbs, sayings and quotes and I marvel at the way they are so succinct in communicating messages to the reader. 117 more words

History & Traditions

A fictitious award-winning speech

     There is profound wisdom in the behaviour of those Buddhist monks who brush their way forward to avoid stepping on insects. To meddle with other people’s lives without this insight is not only rash but immoral.  36 more words

Buddhist Monks

Proverbial Thursday – Proverbs and Sayings from around the World

I find profound wisdom in proverbs, sayings and quotes and marvel at the way they are so succinct in communicating messages to the reader. Mostly anonymous, they come to us from past generations and across cultures, and speak of the experiences of lives lived and lessons learned. 88 more words

Community

Haikuesday, December 2nd, 2014 - Permanent Vacation

A co-worker came back from Mexico and immediately starting making plans for her next vacation because she simply couldn’t handle the cold. A philosophical conversation ensued, over a couple of sad office worker salads in a festively adorned lunch room, until I came up with a piece of stellar of wisdom, which I turned into a poem, which somehow turned into a Haiku in the 10 hours since lunch. 31 more words

Haiku

Proverbial Thursday - Proverbs and Quotes from Around the World

I find profound wisdom in proverbs, sayings and quotes and marvel at the way they are so succinct in communicating messages to the reader. Mostly anonymous, they come to us from past generations and across cultures, and speak of the experiences of lives lived and lessons learned. 89 more words

Proverbs