Quotes

Quotes from the tagline are permanently stored here.

20.7.2013: “People are always asking me about eskimos, but there are no eskimos in Iceland.” – Bjork

3.4.2013: “When the winds of change blow, some people build walls and others build windmills.”Chinese proverb

27.1.2013: “The mountains, the forest, and the sea, render men savage; they develop the fierce, but yet do not destroy the human. “Victor Hugo

19.12.2012: “All the human and animal manure which the world wastes, if returned to the land, instead of being thrown into the sea, would suffice to nourish the world.” – Victor Hugo, Les Miserables

31.10.2012: Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom.  Mastering others is strength, mastering yourself is true power.Lao Tzu

23.10.2012: A tale is but half told, when only one person tells it. – The Saga of Grettir the Strong

2.10.2012: A society grows great when old men plant trees in whose shade they know they shall never sit. – Greek Proverb

22.9.2012: When the eagles are silent, the parrots begin to jabber.Winston Churchill

27.4.2012: Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers, the mountain and the sea, are excellent schoolmasters, and teach some of us more than we can ever learn from books.John Lubbock

11.4.2012: A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.Ingrid Bergman

6.4.2012: By appreciation, we make excellence in others our own property.Voltaire

2 thoughts on “Quotes

  1. Idea for another quote in the tagline. One of my friends has it in her email signature.
    “A society grows great when old men plant trees in whose shade they know they shall never sit.” -Greek Proverb
    PS: I like your blog. Why is it called “In the wind”?

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