“Tankeløst hode får lettest sove” – “An empty head get the easiest sleep” – Norwegian Proverb
“We are destroying childhood” -Spike Milligan
I find there to be profound wisdom in proverbs, sayings and quotes and I marvel at the way they are so succinct in communicating messages to the reader.
Mostly anonymous, they come to us from past generations and from across cultures. They speak of the experiences of lives lived and lessons learned. Quotes, like proverbs, make us think more deeply about something.
And lastly this:
“Art is long and time is fleeting” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
I would be glad to hear your thoughts on these words. What was Spike Milligan, a British writer and comedian, inferring, do you think?
Do you sleep well when your head is full of thoughts?
Something to Ponder About