Category Archives: understanding ourselves

needs

I needed reading glasses in an emergency,it was the weekend  so i  had gone  to the pharmacy ; the Russian speaking salesgirl showed me where to look, and i found the glasses i needed there is nothing worst than not being … Continue reading

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Dire straits

Finally getting the 10 th grade  pupils working and then completing a worksheet for the song “Brothers in arms” by the Dire Straits. The other day the 11th grade pupils had my lesson cancelled and were given explanations about the military service, … Continue reading

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You can be anything you want to be sort of thinking

“I don’t speak because i have the power of speech, i speak because i don’t have the power to be silent” -Rabbi Avraham Kook  

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Bingo: where you start and where you end

One of the phases of early development in every baby is to learn to differentiate himself or herself from the mother figure, though this speaker does not go back to developmental psychology but quote Fromme and Maslow of self actualisation ;  But … Continue reading

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st. George is gone

The news of George Michael’s death at 53 disturbed the Christmas  holiday prolonged imprisonment . I was never a fan of the fun loving entertainer who had serious  social issues hidden in the texts of his songs about the lack … Continue reading

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Georges gorgeous music

Au village, sans prétention, J’ai mauvaise réputation ; Que je me démène ou je reste coi, Je pass’ pour un je-ne-sais-quoi. Je ne fais pourtant de tort à personne, En suivant mon ch’min de petit bonhomme ; Mais les brav’s … Continue reading

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The greatness of gratitude

There’s this story that when we are grateful and say thank you for what we HAVE, then the universe, or G-d, or whatever higher forces you envision or just think are magnetic forces etc. decide to give you more of … Continue reading

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