11 April 2021

Pluk de dag,

niet alleen als het een roos is.

Ook als het een distel is.

Patricia de Martelaere

Waarom zoveel gelezen over hoe je

om hulp kunt vragen, maar niets over

hoe je een tweede keer om hulp kunt vragen,

wat veel moeilijker is?

Spijt - Lieke Marsman

8 April 2021

Magic The Gathering: flavour texts

Life is best taken one step at a time.
The first goblin tried to swim the canal. The second built a raft. The last and craftiest goblin launched herself from a firecannon and soared over the canal, trailing smoke. All were eaten, but only one was cooked.
"May bloodflies empty your veins 
and turn you into a dried leather sack, cow!"
Bruse Tarl, Goma Fada nomad
I'm going to count to three.
He raged at the world, at his family, at his life. 
But mostly he just raged.
 There is no greater coward than one who believes in nothing.
You have a family. Mine died at Sea Gate.
You go to yours, and I’ll go to mine.
Darkness, hide my fear
 Crown of suspicion

Those who will not follow, are doomed to lead.

“There will come a time when the only prey left will be each other.”
—Ulrich of Krallenhorde Pack
 parallel lives

Lands ravaged, cities in ruins, so many lives sacrificed, and yet there was no other word for it but victory.
 near death experience

“The finest pawns are those with pawns of their own.”
—Nicol Bolas
 Rakka Mar
Don't try to outrun one of Dominia's Grizzlies; it'll catch you, knock you down, and eat you. Of course, you could run up a tree. In that case you'll get a nice view before it knocks the tree down and eats you.
grizzly bears
Bulgo paused, puzzled. What was that rustling sound, and why did he feel so stiff? And how could his feet be so thirsty?
Day 31: I have succeeded in my time reversal experiment.
Day 30: I might have a problem here.

26 January 2021

"What if I fall?"

 Oh, but my darling, "What if you fly?"

Eric Hanson

17 January 2021

De dood is maar een momentopname

Sylvia Path komt tot leven - Joost de Vries

3 January 2021

Niet opgeven!

Zelfs als er geen verlossing komt,

wil ik haar toch ieder moment waardig zijn

Franz Kafka - dagboek 25/2/1912

16 December 2020

LG develops disinfecting robot

 LG developed a robot that disinfects spaces using UV light. The robot moves around autonomously to beam away viruses like corona. It detects nearby humans, for whom the rays can also be harmful, and stops the radiation if they are too close.