September 1st, 2014

QOTD – 01.09.14

We learn from experience that we never learn from experience.
- George Bernard Shaw

September 1st, 2014

ti

(Xhosa) Be gone!

August 31st, 2014

QOTD – 31.08.14

The louder he talked of his honor, the faster we counted the spoons.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

August 31st, 2014

ti

(Xhosa) Tea.

August 30th, 2014

QOTD – 30.08.14

If you want to clear your system out, sit on a piece of cheese and swallow a mouse.
- Johnny Carson

August 30th, 2014

phuthuphuthu

(Xhosa) To do something hurriedly or in a rush (phuthu = excellence; doubled, it suggests haste).

August 29th, 2014

QOTD – 29.08.14

If only we stopped trying to be happy we could have a pretty good time.
- Edith Wharton

August 29th, 2014

phuthu

(Xhosa) Excellent, in fine shape.

August 28th, 2014

QOTD – 28.08.14

What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have not been discovered.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

August 28th, 2014

kwekwa

(Xhosa) To use metaphors or circumlocution.