Being in charge isn’t about doing anything—it’s about making certain that other people do what they’re supposed to! Delegation, my friend. Without it, we would have to bake our own bread and dig our own latrines!The Hero of Ages – Brandon Sanderson
“If you’re always on time, it implies that you never have anything better you should be doing.”The Final Empire – Brandon Sanderson
“Half the evil in this world occurs while decent people stand by and do nothing wrong. It’s not enough to refrain from evil, Trell. People have to attempt to do right, even if they believe they cannot succeed.”Mad Ship – Robin Hobb
“Tomorrow owes you the sum of your yesterdays. No more than that.” Amber looked out to sea again. “And no less. Sometimes folk wish tomorrow did not pay them off so completely.”Mad Ship – Robin Hobb
I THINK PERHAPS YOU DO NOT UNDERSTAND. PEOPLE’S WHOLE LIVES DO PASS IN FRONT OF THEIR EYES BEFORE THEY DIE. THE PROCESS IS CALLED “LIVING.”The Last Continent — Terry Pratchett
Not the most beautiful building in Vienna, I think we’ll agree, excepted when it’s all lit up for the holidays.
Christmas tree: check!
Finally finished the last piece of my home office renovation project. This is going to be the mother of all future projects…
British 5G towers are being set on fire because of coronavirus conspiracy theories.
5G cell towers in the UK are being set alight after conspiracy theories started spreading online. Groups on Facebook are spreading false information over 5G health fears, in a growing disinformation campaign that’s escalating in the UK.The Verge
Today is 02/02/2020
It’s the only date in this century that reads identically in both directions regardless of whether you prefer to start your dates with the day or the month…
I’m not even judging.
I think people should feel free to write their dates as they wish, drink cappuccino whenever they want, and be allowed to use ounces to measure volume AND mass if that’s what they are into.
That such preferences don’t matter though, makes today just a bit more special.
In case you wonder, the last time this happened was 11/11/1111 and the next is 12/12/2121
On November 21st – the anniversary of .blog’s general launch to the public – we’re celebrating three years of bringing our favorite gTLD to the world.
— Read on my.blog/2019/11/21/three-years-blog/