In the first place God made idiots.
That was for practice.
Then He made Der Spiegel 's editorial team.
there is this to be said.
If you pretend to be good,
the world takes you very seriously.
If you pretend to be bad, it doesn’t.
Such is the astounding stupidity of optimism.”
Oscar Wilde, Lady Winderemere’s Fan ... |
A funny thing happened the other day. The allegedly serious publication Der Spiegel, in a fit of northern smugness (or was it perhaps humor?), run a quiz on Greece’s financial and social woes asking readers to iden... |
In memory of Maria Polydouri (1902-1930), poet and romantic.
I only sing because you loved mein the past years.And in sun, in summer’s predictionand in rain, in snow,I only sing because you loved me.Only because you held me in your armsa nigh... |
In memory of Andreas Kalvos (1792-1869), poet and patriot.
Let those who feel heavy the cupreous hand of fearbe under slavery;freedom needsvirtue and mettle.It (the myth conceals mind of truth) gave winds to Ikarosand even if he fell,he who had ... |