Tag Archives: Wisdom

Recommended Reading: Tom Nichols, How America Lost Faith in Expertise (Foreign Policy)

Tom Nichols: How America Lost Faith in Expertise (Foreign Policy) In 2014, following the Russian invasion of Crimea, The Washington Post published the results of a poll that asked Americans about whether the United States should intervene militarily in Ukraine. … Continue reading

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Recommended Reading: Christina Cauterucci

Christina Cauterucci: Women in Swedish Government Troll Trump With All-Female Signing Session (Slate) The best part about men crusading for control over women’s bodies is how ridiculous they look doing it. http://www.slate.com/blogs/xx_factor/2017/02/03/women_in_swedish_government_troll_trump_with_all_female_signing_session.html

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Confucius: “What the superior man seeks is in himself; what the small man seeks is in others.”

Source: ILostItAtTheLastOne, “Confucius says this title is clever.” Imgur. 2 September 2016 http://imgur.com/gallery/RD8Gl Romance Books by Brenda Kennedy (Some Free) https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/smoothie2003 Free PDF book: William Shakespeare’s Measure for Measure: A Retelling in Prose by David Bruce https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/2015/03/26/free-pdf-williams-shakespeares-measure-for-measure-a-retelling-in-prose-by-david-bruce/ Free PDF book: … Continue reading

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fiucj, “How to be a gentleman.”

Source: fiucj, “How to be a gentleman.” Imgur. 12 April 2016 http://imgur.com/gallery/m9eRR Romance Books by Brenda Kennedy (Some Free) https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/smoothie2003 Free PDF book: William Shakespeare’s Measure for Measure: A Retelling in Prose by David Bruce https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/2015/03/26/free-pdf-williams-shakespeares-measure-for-measure-a-retelling-in-prose-by-david-bruce/ Free PDF book: Honey … Continue reading

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Dane Baptiste: Wisdom

“Today, there’s no jobs guaranteed, no one from work will be at your funeral and 42% of marriages end in divorce. So why don’t you do something with your life that you want – and feel fulfilled?” — Dane Baptiste RECOMMENDED … Continue reading

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Adam Savage: “If you want the kids’ test scores up, bring back band and bring back shop and get kids actually learning stuff instead of teaching them how to take a test”

Source: LukeMorse911, “Imgurian friend Adam Savage.” Imgur. 10 March 2016 http://imgur.com/gallery/oHH7J RECOMMENDED READING: Sharon Kennedy Wynne: ‘Mythbusters’ star: Bring back band, shop class if you want better test scores.” Tampa Bay Times. 15 April 2015 http://tinyurl.com/kgfuu4r “Savage said STEM, the … Continue reading

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Lily Allen: Fuck You

‪ Fuck you – Lily Allen. Lyrics HD https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7gqFZjfFGuM Lyrics Look inside, Look inside your tiny mind, Now look a bit harder Cause we’re so uninspired, so sick and tired of all the hatred you harbor So you say It’s … Continue reading

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ALFRED’S WORDS ARE IMPORTANT (Alfred is played by Michael Caine); EVEN A MOSTLY SILLY BATMAN MOVIE CAN CONTAIN WISDOM

‪ Batman Begins – Grief https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dF2MojgKqZs In one of the most touching and heartbreaking scenes of the movie following the funeral of Thomas and Martha Wayne, Bruce is distraught and ravaged by guilt because he feels responsible for their deaths … Continue reading

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Frida Kahlo: “I tried to drown my sorrows in alcohol, but the bastards learned how to swim”

Source: ItsJarJarBinks, “hit me hard.” Imgur. 29 February 2016 http://imgur.com/gallery/NArUFQx Download free eBooks, including books for students and teachers, by David Bruce here: https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/about-the-blogger/ Check out the rest of  https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/ Romance Books by Brenda Kennedy (Some Free) https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/smoothie2003

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Ancient Wisdom

A woman lost all of her material possessions, and she was ordered to appear before the King. She was worried about what the King would say to her, and she asked three friends to go with her when she appeared … Continue reading

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