Monthly Archives: December 2009

Quote of the day 10

‘I always wanted to be somebody, but now I realize I should have been more specific.’ – Lily Tomlin

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How to spot fake Chinese banknotes?

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Winter sailing

I could not post them earlier, but here are a few pictures of my friend Rob and myself, sailing on his Weta two weeks ago on Dianshan lake. At times we reached a speed of 13 knots! And look at … Continue reading

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Quote of the day 9

‘Old friends pass away, new friends appear. It is just like the days. An old day passes, a new day arrives. The important thing is to make it meaningful: a meaningful friend – or a meaningful day.’ – Dalai Lama

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Quote of the day 8

‘But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright Brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo … Continue reading

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iToast

Check out what I got for Christmas, Apple’s latest. The iToast 🙂

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Quote of the day 7

‘Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured.’ – Mark Twain

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