L'optimisme, ce n'est pas le refus de voir ce qui ne va pas, c'est le désir de ne pas s'y attarder. // Donne moi le courage de changer les choses que je peux changer, la sérénité d'accepter celles que je ne peux pas changer, et la sagesse de distinguer entre les deux. (Marc Aurèle) // Don't raise your voice; improve your argument. (Desmond Tutu) // Be the change you want to see in the world. (Gandhi)


Change is not a destination, 
just as hope is not a strategy.
  (Rudy Giuliani) #quote
You cannot adopt politics as a profession and remain honest.
   (Ambrose Bierce) #quote


If you're talking behind my back, you're in a good position to kiss my ass.
   (Unknown) #quote
Parodies and caricatures are the most penetrating of criticisms.
   (Aldous Huxley) #quote


We must believe in luck.
For how else can we explain the success of those we don't like.
  (Jean Cocteau) #quote
Cuddy: Where did you come from?
House: Apes, if you believe the Democrats


Children and zip fasteners do not respond to force ...
except occasionally.
  (Katherine Whitehorn) #quote


If you can find a path with no obstacles,
it probably doesn't lead anywhere.
   (Frank A. Clark) #quote
Etrange au sujet du logo Coca-Cola

Entre celui de droite et celui de gauche (le logo retournée), quelle différence ?

Et bien sur le logo retournée on voit (imagine) un homme blanc cracher sur un homme noir.


Conflict cannot survive without your participation.
   (W.Dyer)  #quote


Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed
by the things that you didn't do
than by the ones you did do.
 (Mark Twain) #quote


Religion just killed another person.   (House in Dr House 6x10) #quote
Because expressing how dumb that was in words just doesn't work.
Bar l'Ours Blanc à Montréal (photo OT)
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement.
   (Helen Keller) #quote


Les survivants de l'extrême, exposition au Palais de la Découverte, affiche illustrée par un ours blanc ....
What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas !
   (in movie Very Bad Trip) #quote


Good advice is something a man gives
when he is too old to set a bad example.
    (Francois de La Rochefoucauld) #quote
In my house I'm the boss, my wife is just the decision maker.
   (Woody Allen) #quote

I'm not bossy..
I just have better ideas. !

I'm not bossy ....
I just know what you
should be doing !


Lottery : A tax on people who are bad at math.
   (Unknown) #quote


Do one brave thing today ...  then run like hell !

Trust is like a vase..
once it's broken, though you can fix it the vase will never be same again.
    (Unknown) #quote
Nothing travels faster than the speed of light,
with the possible exception of bad news, which obeys its own special laws.  
   (Douglas Adams) #quote
Six Stages of a Project
1. Wild Enthusiasm
2. Disillusionment
3. Total Confusion
4. Search for the Guilty
5. Punishment of the Innocent
6. Reward of the Non-Participants


Politics is the art of looking for trouble,
finding it, misdiagnosing it,
and then misapplying the wrong remedies.
    (Groucho Marx) #quote
Vaut-il mieux des remords ou des regrets ?
Dans toute statistique, l'inexactitude du nombre est compensée par la précision des décimales.
  (Alfred Sauvy)  #quote

Dans toute évaluation, l’incertitude du nombre est masquée par le niveau de détail du modèle.


Highway to Hell (AC/DC, lyrics, excerpt)

No stop signs
Speed limit
Nobody's gonna slow me down
Like a wheel
Gonna spin it
Nobody's gonna mess me 'round
Hey Satan
Paid my dues
Playin' in a rockin' band
Hey momma
Look at me
I'm on my way to the Promised Land, wooh
Vision without action is a daydream.
Action without vision is a nightmare.
   (Japanese proverb) #quote
Love without action is meaningless.
Action without love is irrelevant.
   (Deepak Chopra) #quote


Life is not about the people who act true to your face;
it's about the people who remain true behind your back.
   (Unknown) #quote
Le grand ours blanc de (François Pompon)  - Superbe !
Compromise, if not the spice of life, is its solidity.
It is what makes nations great and marriages happy.
  (Phyllis McGinley) #quote



Grizzly @ home

Bear vs Otary ... and bear win ! Thanks Danièle :)
Un type qui ne peut pas garder sa femme ne peut pas garder la France.
   (De Villepin propos de Sarkozy, In Le Monde 2, 18 mars 2006) #quote


Nothing is impossible, the word itself says "  I'm possible ! "
   (Audrey Hepburn) #quote
Bear @ home !


The opposite of love is not hate, its indifference.
   (Elie Wiesel )  #quote


- It's not fair that I'm disadvantaged just because I refuse to participate in office politics
- That's like saying that it's unfair that you keep losing at golf because you don't want to user a putter

In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.  
   (Dalai Lama)  #quote


Customers don't complain - they just go somewhere else.
   (D.Joubert) #quote


There is nothing more dangerous than the moment
you become a hostage to yesterday's comfort zone.
  (Rob Thompson) #quote
People know you for what you've done, not for what you plan to do.
   (Unknown) #quote


Desinit in piscem mulier formosa superne
(Se termine en queue de poisson )
If 'pro' is the opposite of 'con' what is the opposite of 'progress' ?
   (Paul Harvey) #quote


You cannot always wait for the perfect time,
sometimes you must dare to jump.
   (Unknown) #quote


Life is a foreign language: all men mispronounce it.
  (Christopher Morley) #quote
Toutan tèt poko koupe, li espere pote chapo.
[Tant que la tête n'est pas coupée, elle a l'espoir de porter le chapeau]
  (Proverbe Haïtien), #quote


Si tu veux comprendre le mot bonheur,
il faut l'entendre comme récompense et non comme but.
   (Antoine de Saint-Exupéry) #quote


Après la révolution du Jasmin, campagne décalée de l'OT de Tunisie !
Bien trouvé !

Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
   (Jim Rohn) #quote
I've never had a humble opinion.
If you've got an opinion, why be humble about it?
   (Joan Baez) #quote


An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind.
     (Mahatma Gandhi)  #quote
Après le "YES, WE CAN" d'Obama, 
Après le "YES, WE KHAN"
le "YES, tu CANES" - titré dans le Canard Enchaîné  !


Too bad ! All the people who know how to run the country are busy driving taxi cabs and cutting hair.
(George Burns) #quote


Today I'm  like a bear with a sore head  !
A bosser avec des boulets, on sort rarement des projets canons.
   (Harnold Confucius in Facebook m'a tuer ) #quote


Comme un ours dans l'eau :)
Le Canada & moi : ça restera entre nous

Travel makes one modest.
You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.
    (Scott Cameron) #quote


Le premier Mai c'est pas gai 
Je trime a dit le muguet 
Dix fois plus que d'habitude
Regrettable servitude. 

Muguet, soit pas chicaneur, 
Car tu donnes du bonheur, 
Pas cher à tout un chacun. 
Brin d'muguet, tu es quelqu'un.
(Georges Brassens)
Life is work of art, you gotta paint it colorful.
  (Unknown) #quote
True friendSHIP is a SHIP that carries us through rough seas.
   (African proverb) #quote