Tag Archive: calm cards

No two people are 100% right for one another.

In good relationships, people are about 25% compatible. But the relationship works overall because that quarter is important.

Most people…

… are more deserving of pity than censure.

Imagine being another person and being mildly uninterested in your actual self…

… – you can’t quite remember what they do, where they live, whether they are penniless or quite well off, whether someone told you they had lived in Iceland, or India, for ten… Continue reading

We’re all mad.

A standard question on any initial dinner date should simply be: ‘In what particular ways are you crazy?’

Calm: Cards For Serenity

  “It isn’t that we ever forget the value of calm, just that losing our composure is a constant risk. Every day brings with it new temptations to lose our tempers: the behaviour… Continue reading