Posts belonging to Category Inspirational

A few random thoughts

I was send this by my colleague, Mercy,  from Nigeria and want to keep it so I am posting it here to refer to.  Some wise thoughts….  Prayer is not a “spare wheel” that you pull out when in trouble, but it is a “steering wheel” that directs the right path throughout the journey. So why […]

What does it mean to be a mentor?

One of my most inspiring mentors, Tony Carr, is having a Big Splash this weekend (although I would imagine the water in Cape Town might prove to be a little cold), as he and his very special partner, Margaret, is celebrating 120 years of being alive and well and living a Cape Town. I, unfortunately […]


APHORISM: A SHORT, POINTED SENTENCE EXPRESSING A WISE OR CLEVER OBSERVATION OR A GENERAL TRUTH The nicest thing about the future is that it always starts tomorrow. Money will buy a fine dog, but only kindness will make him wag his tail. If you don’t have a sense of humor, you probably don’t have any […]

Mammas verduidelik

Hoekom het die Here Mammas gemaak? 1. Sy is die enigste een wat weet waar is die sello-tape en prestick! 2. Sy moet eintlik net die huis skoon hou. 3. Sy moet ons uithelp as ons gebore word. Hoe het die Here Mammas gemaak? 1. Hy het grond gebruik net soos met almal van ons. […]

Taking life seriously

Sometimes we need to step back and smile, dance, rest, relax. Maybe we will then work more productively and handle our daily stresses more effectively! Dont Take Life So Seriously View more presentations or upload your own. (tags: humourous) (thanx to Cati for sending me the photos (from where you can find lots of […]

Wat my ma my geleer het….

Ma het my geleer hoe om te bid: Elke aand, nadat sy my in die bed gesit het, het sy gesê: “Dankie Here hy is in die bed” “Jy moet bid dat daardie kol op die mat uit is as ek vanaand by die huis kom” Sy het my geleer van “time travel”: Ek sal […]

The luv elevator

THis slideshare has been entered for the slideshare of the year award. Feel free to click through to vote for it. The Eluvator view presentation (tags: eluvator fulfilment happiness joy)

A purrfect day

I seem to be having a lot of purrfect days, as a matter of fact, I am desperately trying to recover from 2 purrfect weeks where everything seem to just fall apart. I have been trying to not sleep in an effort to keep up with my days but alas seem to get more entwined […]

Try Me!

“Smooth roads never make good drivers. Smooth seas never make good sailors. Clear skies never make good pilots. A problem free life never makes a strong and good person. Have a tough but winning day ahead! Be strong enough to accept the challenges of life. Do not ask life, ‘Why me?’ instead say, ‘Try me’.” […]

This made me cry!

| View | Upload your own Story behind this slideshow…. I got this from my good friend Sandra as a 1 MB slideshow attached to her forwarded e-mail. The e-mail has been forwarded (from what I can see) at least twice. She shared it just with me as she propably knew that it would make […]