Most men and women, by birth or nature, lack of the means to advance in wealth and power, but all have the ability to advance in knowledge. Pythagoras is inextricably linked to right angled triangles in my mind. However, he was also a philosopher who founded a school where woman enjoyed the same rights as…
The supreme Art of War is to subdue the enemy without fighting. Sun Tzu, The Art of War, c. 500 BCE The Art of War is one of those books that I’ve known about for decades: and for decades have been intending to read. I am sure I even have a copy somewhere. But I…
is a most salutary gift.
Hardly less important is the capacity to see others as they see themselves.
one travels far
and frailty, as men have?
but was done to last for ever
It started out in innocence, the way that most things do
a thousand people crammed in one place, but the only face was you.
With their voices soft as thunder
As they tear your hope apart
As they turn your dream to shame
I found that there was in myself an invincible summer