Browsing Archive: May, 2014

Institutions preserve

Posted by Ira Chayut on Friday, May 30, 2014, In : Philosophy 
Institutions will try to preserve the problem to which they are the solution.
-- Clay Shirky

Website 4 the day:
Get money back for delayed or canceled air flights:
http://www.getairhelp.com/us

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Blowing winds

Posted by Ira Chayut on Thursday, May 29, 2014, In : Philosophy 
When the winds of change blow, some people build walls and others build windmills.
-- Chinese proverb

Website 4 the day:
Free Metropolitan Museum of Art images:
http://www.metmuseum.org/collection/the-collection-online

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All possible objections

Posted by Ira Chayut on Thursday, May 29, 2014, In : Philosophy 
Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.
-- Samuel Johnson

Website 4 the day:
Font terms:
http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/many-font-terms-know/

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Companies fail

Posted by Ira Chayut on Tuesday, May 27, 2014, In : Philosophy 
The single biggest reason companies fail is they overinvest in what is, as opposed to what might be.
-- Gary Hamel

Website 4 the day:
Charitable search engine:
http://www.sleio.com/

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What customers want

Posted by Ira Chayut on Monday, May 26, 2014, In : Philosophy 
If I'd have asked my customers what they wanted, they would have told me 'A faster horse'.
-- Henry Ford

Website 4 the day:
Large list of cheat sheets:
http://www.gegeek.com/documents/649546B630371346316B2DAAD5D323C7F7B73A14.html

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Not living up to other's expectations

Posted by Ira Chayut on Monday, May 26, 2014, In : Philosophy 
I am not in this world to live up to other people’s expectations, nor do l feel that the world must live up to mine.
-- Fritz Perl

Website 4 the day:
Backup your Google data:
https://www.google.com/settings/takeout

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Escaped rabbits

Posted by Ira Chayut on Sunday, May 25, 2014, In : Humor 
5000 hares have escaped from the zoo. The police are combing the area.

Website 4 the day:
Interplanetary delivery service:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cSGZyRBpMBE#t=60

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Never discourage

Posted by Ira Chayut on Saturday, May 24, 2014, In : Philosophy 
Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no matter how slow.
-- Plato

Website 4 the day:
Instant justice:
http://thewondrous.com/these-20-people-got-instant-justice-for-being-jerks-gifs

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Life is hard

Posted by Ira Chayut on Friday, May 23, 2014, In : Philosophy 
Life is hard, it's harder if you're stupid.
-- John Wayne

Website 4 the day:
Make a chart:
http://live.amcharts.com/

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Can not lead

Posted by Ira Chayut on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, In : Philosophy 
You can not lead a battle if you think you look silly on a horse.
-- Napoleon Bonaparte
Website 4 the day:
The past and future popularity of your name:
http://time.com/93911/baby-name-predictor/

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Most important thing

Posted by Ira Chayut on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, In : Philosophy 
The most important thing in communication is to hear what isn't being said.
-- Peter Drucker

Website 4 the day:
All-in-one travel organizer:
https://www.tripit.com/

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Opportunities lost

Posted by Ira Chayut on Monday, May 19, 2014, In : Philosophy 
Opportunities are not lost. They are just taken by others.
-- Jane Bozarth

Website 4 the day:
Search with visual results:
http://oskope.com/

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Don't like change

Posted by Ira Chayut on Monday, May 19, 2014, In : Philosophy 
If you don't like change, you're going to like irrelevance even less.
-- General Shinseki

Website 4 the day:
Compare nations graphically:
http://www.nationmaster.com/

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Dancing cheek-to-cheek

Posted by Ira Chayut on Sunday, May 18, 2014, In : Humor 
Dancing cheek-to-cheek is really a form of floor play.

Website 4 the day:
Generate domain names:
http://www.domainsbot.com/

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Worse than training

Posted by Ira Chayut on Friday, May 16, 2014, In : Philosophy 
The only thing worse than training your employees and having them leave is not training them and having them stay.
-- Henry Ford

Website 4 the day:
Find free images:
http://www.veezzle.com/

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Don't take risks

Posted by Ira Chayut on Thursday, May 15, 2014, In : Philosophy 
If you don't take risks... you actually risk everything.
-- Jimmy Vee

Website 4 the day:
80,000+ British Newsreels:
https://www.youtube.com/user/britishpathe

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You're on the right track

Posted by Ira Chayut on Wednesday, May 14, 2014, In : Philosophy 
Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there.
-- Will Rogers

Website 4 the day:
Cat saves boy:
http://www.5by.com/staff-faves/posts/5YM/my-cat-saved-my-son

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A change for the better

Posted by Ira Chayut on Tuesday, May 13, 2014, In : Philosophy 
Any change, even a change for the better, is always accompanied by drawbacks and discomforts.
-- Arnold Bennett

Website 4 the day:
Learn HTML & CSS:
http://www.webdesigndegreecenter.org/learn-to-code/

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Only works in practice

Posted by Ira Chayut on Tuesday, May 13, 2014, In : Humor 
Wikipedia only works in practice. In theory, it's a total disaster.
-- Sue Gardner

Website 4 the day:
Your digital afterlife:
https://tellmebye.com/en

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If you had a hammer

Posted by Ira Chayut on Sunday, May 11, 2014, In : Humor 
If the only tool you have is a hammer, it's hard to eat spaghetti.
-- David Allen

Website 4 the day:
Weather odds:
http://www.weatherodds.info/

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Carpet store fire

Posted by Ira Chayut on Saturday, May 10, 2014, In : Humor 
After the carpet store burned down, only remnants remained.

Website 4 the day:
Sent e-mail reminders:
http://reme.io/

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How many breaths you took

Posted by Ira Chayut on Friday, May 9, 2014, In : Philosophy 
In the end, it’s not going to matter how many breaths you took, but how many moments took your breath away.
-- Shing Xiong

Website 4 the day:
Online teleprompter:
http://www.cueprompter.com/

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Have anything you want

Posted by Ira Chayut on Thursday, May 8, 2014, In : Philosophy 
You can have anything you want if you are willing to give up the belief that you can’t have it.
-- Robert Anthony

Website 4 the day:
Save the Internet:
http://www.savetheinternet.com/sti-home

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Be insignificant

Posted by Ira Chayut on Thursday, May 8, 2014, In : Philosophy 
Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
-- Mahatma Gandhi

Website 4 the day:
Audio version of Youtube:
http://audioboo.fm/

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No man living

Posted by Ira Chayut on Tuesday, May 6, 2014, In : Philosophy 
There is no man living that can not do more than he thinks he can.
-- Henry Ford

Website 4 the day:
You think you had a bad day?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wqg-zugZdI0

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Who isn't rowing

Posted by Ira Chayut on Tuesday, May 6, 2014, In : Philosophy 
Only the guy who isn’t rowing has time to rock the boat.
-- Jean-Paul Sartre

Website 4 the day:
Backpacks for cows:
http://www.fastcoexist.com/3028933/these-backpacks-for-cows-collect-their-fart-gas-and-store-it-for-energy

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A state of mind

Posted by Ira Chayut on Monday, May 5, 2014, In : Philosophy 
Defeat is a state of mind; no one is ever defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.
-- Bruce Lee

Website 4 the day:
Laws being broken:
http://5thingsilearnedtoday.com/blog/2014/4/21/photographing-silly-laws-being-broken

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The Dalmatian ran away

Posted by Ira Chayut on Sunday, May 4, 2014, In : Humor 
When the Dalmatian ran away, he was spotted two blocks from home.

Website 4 the day:
Some useless devices:
http://www.ufunk.net/design/the-uncomfortable-katerina-kamprani

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The condiment of success

Posted by Ira Chayut on Friday, May 2, 2014, In : Philosophy 
Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.
Truman Capote

Website 4 the day:
Let's say you went back in time:
http://www.topatoco.com/graphics/qw-cheatsheet-print-zoom.jpg

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What you cannot do

Posted by Ira Chayut on Friday, May 2, 2014, In : Philosophy 
Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.
John Wooden

Website 4 the day:
Photos of current events:
http://viiphoto.com/issues-in-the-news/

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Going to church

Posted by Ira Chayut on Thursday, May 1, 2014, In : Philosophy 
Going to church doesn't make you a Christian any more than standing in a garage makes you a car. -- Bill Sunday

Website 4 the day:
Patterns (use scroll wheel):
http://thepatternlibrary.com/

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