Category: Quotes

I’m Never Gonna Stop The Rain By Complaining

It’s been raining for four days in a row and making pick up and drop off from school a rather wet experience. Oh well, a german colleague once told me there is no bad weather but only bad clothes which empowers you to be in control. This leads me to my latest quote from the […]

Don’t Boil The Ocean

It is unavoidable that you start to hear phrases and repeated quotes at the workplace. After a year at my workplace, I keep hearing the phrase Don’t Boil The Ocean. This phrase or saying means not to undertake an impossible task or make it unnecessarily difficult. It is quite common we get pressented with tasks […]

La nuit porte conseil

In the spirit of immersing myself in French, here is a common saying in French “La Nuit Porte Conseil” which means “The Night Brings Advise”. This is equivalent to the English saying of “Sleeping On It”. Sometimes, it is easy to rush into decisions without taking the time to process the implications or what it […]

Basketball

You Miss 100 Percent Of The Shots You Do Not Take

I naturally think that I am not good at anything. I am not good at competitive sports, not good at games and not good at negotiation. However, I tend to remind myself about taking a chance each time. During negotiation, I always remind myself about “If you don’t ask, you don’t get!”. Similarly, the following […]

Change Is Good

Your life does not get better by chance, it gets better by change

With the upcoming move, things are getting pretty hectic. I am thankful that my job has allowed me to relocate to a different country and is supporting me in a lot of ways. Lots of gratitude to my colleagues and bosses. There are a lot of things to balance and we are trying to keep […]

Wake Up Determined

If you are in need of a bit of mid-week inspiration or motivation, I hope this post keeps you going! I was reviewing some quotes and this reasonated with me…. It comes from one of the most well known WWE wrestlers and one of the highest paying actor in Hollywood. Hoping to get some additional […]

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