A retiree enjoying a simple life while trying to make sense of this existence.
December 31, 2017
Life's Little Lessons
Take an interest in aphorisms. Educate yourself – one aphorism, one life's little lesson at a time. Learn from the wisdom of the sages, the gurus, the philosophers and all the wise men and women who had
The Sun vs The Rain
It was a battle between the Sun and the Rain. One moment it was bright and sunny. The next, without any warning, and with the sun still high up and sunny, it started raining. This went on for about a minute
Motivational and Inspirational Words
Here are some motivational and inspirational words to nudge you along life’s journey during your moments of doubt. You may not need them now, but keep a record of the ones that resonate with you. You can
Another unknown plant on my walk route. They look like the River Tarenna from far. Do comment below if you know what this plant/flower is. The flowers had a visitor - a wasp. Thank you for stopping by.
Truisms - Words to Live By
Life lessons are learned through experiences, and mistakes. Some of the mistakes are costly and/or painful, and took us a lot of time to recover from them, while some lessons took a long time to learn.
I do not know the name of this yellow flower. I saw them on the grounds behind a nursing home. A single plant bloom doesn't look impressive. But when a patch of them bloom at the same time, they look quite
Nuggets of Gold
The beauty of proverbs, axioms, maxims.... is that within the few short and simple words, there is a huge amount of wisdom, carried down through generations, some through centuries. Some might sound cliché,
Motivating and Inspiring You
Enjoy this selection of motivational and inspirational quotes on, and about cutting yourself some slack. A reminder that it’s okay to mess up once in a while. You are human, after all. And it is also all
Anyone can come into your life and say how much they love you. But it takes someone really special to stay in your life and show how much they love you. Words are cheap, but action speaks louder than words.
Life's Little Lessons
Aphorisms, proverbs, maxims... teach the best life lessons. They are accumulated wisdom of the ages, teachings of the sages, gurus, philosophers and people who had experienced and understood what life