Art and Culture, Quotes

Quote of the Day: John Updike

What art offers is a space — a certain breathing room for the spirit.

John Updike

Quotes, Social Media

Quote of the Day: Better Oops

I saw this quote written on a tote bag when I was walking by a bookstore right after an appointment today. It actually made me stop and think.

Since that today had been spent job hunting and attending related meetings, I felt that this very much fitted with with today’s mission,

Later, the very same quote appeared on the Internet in front of me…

Is the universe trying to tell me something?!

Art and Culture, Quotes

Quote of the Day: Dorothy Parker

Four be the things I am wiser to know: Idleness, sorrow, a friend, and a foe.

Four be the things I’d been better without: Love, curiosity, freckles, and doubt.

Three be the things I shall never attain: Envy, content, and sufficient champagne.

Three be the things I shall have till I die: Laughter and hope and a sock in the eye.

“Inventory” by Dorothy Parker (1893 – 1967)


Quote of the Day: Xan Oku

“The moment you accept yourself, you grow”

– Xan Oku


Wednesday Wisdom: Socrates

“Wisdom begins in wonder”

– Socrates