Today is the official first day for first graders in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia.
A big event in the life of young children, in Germany, this day is “sweetened” by the Schultüte-
the cone shaped present- filled with small school utensils and sweets.
Old and new silhouettes blend under a dramatic Berlin evening sky.
1. the line at which the earth’s surface and the sky appear to meet.
2.the limit of a person’s mental perception, experience, or interest.
One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon instead of enjoying the roses that are blooming outside our windows today.
Dale Carnegie,American writer and lecturer 1888 – 1955.
My interpretation is that, the grass only seems greener on the other side- all you need to do is water your own.
1.the dark shape and outline of someone or something visible against a lighter background, especially in dim light.
Taken between Valdosta and Lakeland, Georgia in 1981.
The past speaks to us in a thousand voices, warning and comforting, animating and stirring to action.
Felix Adler, German American professor of political and social ethics, rationalist, popular lecturer, religious leader and social reformer. 1851-1933
Silent entrepreneurs in Berlin!
Tobacco and love are the same- the only difference is that tobacco packets come with a health warning!
Might as well face it – you’re addicted to ….
Robert Palmer – English singer, song writer. 1949 – 2003