Quote of the Day ~ Paul Sagan on Literacy

  Goodreads on Paul Sagan: In 1934, scientist Carl Sagan was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. After earning bachelor and master’s degrees at Cornell, Sagan earned a double doctorate at the University of Chicago in 1960. He became professor of astronomy and space science and director of the Laboratory for Planetary Studies at Cornell University, and…… Continue reading Quote of the Day ~ Paul Sagan on Literacy

Quote of the Day ~ Happy Saturday with Frank Lloyd Wright

Happy Saturday! Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you. Frank Lloyd Wright Resource: Wise Old Sayings Frank Lloyd Wright on Wikipedia: Frank Lloyd Wright (born Frank Lincoln Wright, June 8, 1867 – April 9, 1959) was an American architect, interior designer, writer and educator, who designed more than 1,000…… Continue reading Quote of the Day ~ Happy Saturday with Frank Lloyd Wright

Quote of the Day/Zitat des Tages

“If the world were to blow itself up the last thing you would hear would be the voice of an expert saying it can’t be done.” –Peter Ustinov ..   Falls sich die Welt selbst zerstoeren wuerde, waere das letzte, was zu hoeren waere, die Stimme eines Experten, der sagt:” Das ist nicht moeglich!   Peter Ustinov

War with Berthold Brecht ~ 3 Day #Quote Challenge

Thank you very much Cyranny over at “Cyranny’s Cove” for inviting me a couple of days ago to the 3 Day Quote Challenge. I feel much honoured and am a little embarrassed that I forgot all about it in my muddled blogging brain. But I got around to it and even got to day 3.…… Continue reading War with Berthold Brecht ~ 3 Day #Quote Challenge

Arriving with Mey ~ 3 Day #Quote Challenge

Thank you very much Cyranny over at “Cyranny’s Cove” for inviting me a couple of days ago to the 3 Day Quote Challenge. I feel much honoured and am a little embarrassed that I forgot all about it in my muddled blogging brain. And look: I managed day two 😉 Woopsie, nearly forgot to post…… Continue reading Arriving with Mey ~ 3 Day #Quote Challenge

Be grateful with Schopenhauer ~ 3 Day #Quote Challenge

Thank you very much Cyranny over at “Cyranny’s Cove” for inviting me a couple of days ago to the 3 Day Quote Challenge. I feel much honoured and am a little embarrassed that I forgot all about it in my muddled blogging brain. But I am on it and your question about a German quote…… Continue reading Be grateful with Schopenhauer ~ 3 Day #Quote Challenge

#Quote of the Day ~ Surprise Yourself ~ Neil Gaiman

“May your coming year be filled with magic and dreams and good madness. I hope you read some fine books and kiss someone who thinks you’re wonderful, and don’t forget to make some art — write or draw or build or sing or live as only you can. And I hope, somewhere in the next…… Continue reading #Quote of the Day ~ Surprise Yourself ~ Neil Gaiman

Writers Quote Wednesday ~ Andres Neuman

This was a brilliant blog event back in 2015: Today I want to introduce you to a young Spanish~Argentinian author. His name is Andres Neuman, and I met him two years ago on the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize Readers Day. The reading group I had attended then read his book “Traveller of the Century”, and I had…… Continue reading Writers Quote Wednesday ~ Andres Neuman