Wisdom

On Choice

You have to regard yourself as a cloud, in the flesh. Because clouds never makes mistakes. Did you ever see a cloud that was misshapen? Did you ever see a badly designed wave? Heh, no. They always do the right thing! If you treat yourself for a while as a cloud, a wave, and realise […]

The Lamp

A lamp illuminates a room. Then, someone lays several blankets over the lampshade, turning the room pitch black. You walk in and the door slams shut behind you. You can’t see a thing, but there’s no sense looking for the light switch. The light is already on! Instead, all you need to do, is to […]

Magic Water

A couple can’t stop fighting. They spend their entire lives arguing with each other. Finally, they get so fed up that they decide to go see the Wise. The Wise take a look at the situation, their long fighting history, and all the complaints against each other. He then turns around. When he turns back, […]

Lettuce

When you plant lettuce, if it does not grow well, you don’t blame the lettuce. You look for reasons it is not doing well. It may need fertilizer, or more water, or less sun. You never blame the lettuce. Yet, if we have problems with our friends or family, we blame the other person. But […]