Category Archives: 2016

THE GEM 26 MAY 2018 : NEVER ARGUE WITH A FOOL, ONLOOKERS MAY NOT BE ABLE TO TELL THE DIFFERENCE.

 

“When I didn’t argue he was satisfied he had persuaded me, and was not the first to make that mistake.”
― Saul Bellow

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THE GEM 24 AUGUST 2017 : Puzzle always deepest near the centre. 

A mouse that removes the palm-nut that turns out to be the bait of a trap, would already have known that the palm-nut does not ripen on the ground.

Source: Puzzle always deepest near the centre. | THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY

THE GEM 30 DEC 2016 : “Man can climb to the highest summits, but he cannot dwell there long.” George Bernard Shaw | THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY

Step by step, well directed, we can climb great mountains; even so in promotions; one unguarded step, may prove a frightful disaster to our lives.

Source: “Man can climb to the highest summits, but he cannot dwell there long.” George Bernard Shaw | THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY

THE GEM 29 DECEMBER 2016 : Heaven or hell; day or night; peace or war; which side are you on? | THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY

“Blessings be on this house,” Granny said, perfunctorily. It was always a good opening remark for a witch. It concentrated people’s minds on what other things might be on this house.”

Source: Heaven or hell; day or night; peace or war; which side are you on? | THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY

THE GEM 28 DEC 2016 : Dragons beget dragons, and phoenixes, phoenixes; and the offspring of mice will know how to chew holes. Chinese | THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY

May you touch dragonflies & stars, dance with fairies & talk to the moon. May you grow up with love and a gracious heart and always know how loved you are.

Source: Dragons beget dragons, and phoenixes, phoenixes; and the offspring of mice will know how to chew holes. Chinese | THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY

THE GEM 26 DECEMBER 2016 : A girl should be two things: who and what she wants. Coco Chanel. | THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY

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When you meet a man who is broken, pick him up and carry him. When you meet a woman who’s broken, put her all into your arms. Cause we don’t know where we come from … we don’t know where we are. ”― Laurie Anderson

Source: A girl should be two things: who and what she wants. Coco Chanel. | THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY