What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family. ― Mother Teresa




Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth. – Oscar Wilde



In water one sees one’s own face; but in wine one beholds the heart of another  – French Proverb

Music man


Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent ― Victor Hugo


The Chieftain

By ancestry, I was born to rule. – Nelson Mandela

While my guitar gently weeps


I look at you all see the love there that’s sleeping
While my guitar gently weeps…

– George Harrison


Wild thing


I never saw a wild thing sorry for itself. A small bird will drop frozen dead from a bough without ever having felt sorry for itself.
– DH Lawrence

Growing a garden


Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still – Chinese Proverbs.


Remains of the day


The evening’s the best part of the day. You’ve done your day’s work. Now you can put your feet up and enjoy it.― Kazuo Ishiguro, The Remains of the Day

Haiku of a fallen leaf


Even leaves don’t move
Awesome is the
Summer grove

– Basho