Archive for Wisdom

Wednesday Wisdom #21

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June 11, 2008  |  Quotes, Resources, Wisdom  |  Comments Off

Continuing the series:

Never mistake a clear view for a short distance.

Wednesday Wisdom #20

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June 4, 2008  |  Quotes, Resources, Wisdom  |  Comments Off

Continuing the series:

Not everyone needs a blog.

Wellington Wisdom

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May 29, 2008  |  Quotes, Wisdom  |  Comments Off

WellingtonsDave Gorman (yes, the real one) has posted his reflections on the slightly washed-out Hay Festival which took place over the bank holiday weekend (how did they not expect rain!).

“Buying wellingtons is a sure sign that things haven’t gone to plan. The only thing worse than buying wellies is needing to buy wellies and not being able to.” Gormablog

Note: In case any of my classmates are looking in, this was posted as respite from fieldwork…

Wednesday Wisdom #19

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May 28, 2008  |  Quotes, Resources, Wisdom  |  Comments Off

Continuing the series:

Don’t install an Olympic-sized pool if you’re only going to swim the width.

Church: Please keep to path…

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May 27, 2008  |  Photos, Theology, Wisdom  |  Comments Off

I took this especially for a couple of close friends – they know who they are ;o)

Please keep to path...

Wednesday Wisdom #18

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May 21, 2008  |  Quotes, Resources, Wisdom  |  Comments Off

Continuing the series:

The only thing more undignified than having to beg strangers for money and food is being treated like you don’t exist, so even if you can’t give the homeless your money, at least be charitable with eye contact.

Wednesday Wisdom #17

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May 14, 2008  |  Quotes, Resources, Wisdom  |  Comments Off

Continuing the series:

Anyone who judges you by the kind of car you drive or shoes you wear isn’t someone worth impressing.

Wednesday Wisdom #16

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May 7, 2008  |  Quotes, Resources, Wisdom  |  Comments Off

Continuing the series:

You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.

Wednesday Wisdom #15

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April 30, 2008  |  Quotes, Resources, Wisdom  |  Comments Off

Continuing the series:

Physical attraction is nice, but shared values and a shared sense of humour are the real keys to lasting love.