Locking the stable door…

…after the horse has bolted We take precautions so that we prevent mistakes, or even disasters, from being committed. However, as the word suggests, precautions have to be taken before the mistake has been made. There is no point in … Continue reading

Locking the stable door…

…after the horse has bolted We take precautions so that we prevent mistakes, or even disasters, from being committed. However, as the word suggests, precautions have to be taken before the mistake has been made. There is no point in … Continue reading

Opportunity only knocks once

This proverb reminds me of a popular British TV show, entitled “Opportunity Knocks”, in which talented individuals (and sometimes animals) would showcase their talent, and at the end of the series win a prize and quite a bit of fame. … Continue reading

Opportunity only knocks once

This proverb reminds me of a popular British TV show, entitled “Opportunity Knocks”, in which talented individuals (and sometimes animals) would showcase their talent, and at the end of the series win a prize and quite a bit of fame. … Continue reading

Cross the stream where it is shallowest

Life is full of complicated tasks. There are a thousand things to be done, and the time to do them in always seems too short. Thus we find ourselves looking for ways to simplify our lives – achieving our goals … Continue reading

Cross the stream where it is shallowest

Life is full of complicated tasks. There are a thousand things to be done, and the time to do them in always seems too short. Thus we find ourselves looking for ways to simplify our lives – achieving our goals … Continue reading

You can lead a horse to water…

…but you can’t make them drink We have all heard this proverb…it exists in many languages which goes to show that this is true of people the world over: we can help, show or encourage someone to do something but … Continue reading

You can lead a horse to water…

…but you can’t make them drink We have all heard this proverb…it exists in many languages which goes to show that this is true of people the world over: we can help, show or encourage someone to do something but … Continue reading