PHOTOS of VENICE and FRANCE TEXTS to THINK ABOUT

 

 

Small lexicon

(words chosen in homage to Lao Tse
in his
Tao Te Ching)

THE TEN THOUSAND CREATURES: the living beings
THE HUNDRED FAMILIES: the human beings
THE PRINCE: the one who rules
THE MASTER: the one who knows
THE SERVANT: the one who serves
THE SAGE: the sage

 

A little note for fun

- Is the Chairmanís conference beginning soon?
- Five minutes. Did you have a good time on holidays?
- Very good; I love trips. If I could, Iíd spend my life on trips!
- Iím more home loving. I love to decorate my home; I think it is the most important thing of all.
- You are like George…
- No, he is just fond of aesthetics Ė he is an artist. You know, he regrets so much not to have the opportunity to dedicate himself to sculpture…
- By the way, he is late, George.
- No, there he comes with John.
- Ah, John! He is only interested in cars.
- Shut up, the Chairman is going to speak…
- Gentlemen, I know how dedicated and passionate you are about our company…

(Praecor)

 

 

 

The Thought of the Day

by Serge Bassenko

 

 

 

 

 

 

THE HUNDRED FAMILIES
ACCLAIM THE VICTOR

BUT THE SAGE HAD NOT FOUGHT

                                                                (The Sage)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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