Monday, February 23, 2015

Of all the subjects I could have loved, I love European Law. A subject I wasn't even interested in studying.

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Karmanya vaadikarasya ma phalashu kadachana

Bhagavad Gita Chapter 2, Verse 47
"Work. Sleep. Family. Friends. Fitness. Pick three. And remember, you can choose a different three every day. As long as it balances out in the long run, you're ok. So don't put pressure on yourself to do all five of those things well every single day." - Randi Zuckerberg

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Children across the world speak the same language.

Category: FIFA, Minecraft, WoW
Location: (On the tram) Bordeaux, France
They are nice and so much fun and often careless and cruel.

Friday, February 20, 2015

Our French socialist law professor says that he doesn't like poor people. What he means is that he doesn't like people to be poor. It makes it difficult to live as a community. He believes in better living conditions for prisoners. "What's to make people fear going to jail?" I think. But I have to admit that I agree with him. Growing up in conditions which allow access to information, exposure and opportunities to learn and to work, I cannot imagine why anyone would behave offensively.
We just have to look around our middle and upper middle class neighbourhoods to know that this is true.   

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Some people are too precious to have missed knowing.

Category 1: Caner Sevim
Category 2: The best person I know

Monday, February 16, 2015

The nightmares have improved slightly.
Now when I wake up with my heart racing, the only person that's going to die is me.

Friday, February 06, 2015

Even though I'm not terribly good at mathematics, I get a tiny high from solving math puzzles.

Category: Happy flunker

So far, all we have in our imaginary house is a disputed four post bed and an old-fashioned easy chair with a side table for his coffee, ash tray and newspaper.