Tag Archives: life planning

Quote of the day #49

“If you end up with a boring miserable life because you listened to your mom, your dad, your teacher, your priest, or some guy on television telling you how to do your shit, then you deserve it.”

Frank Zappa

YOLO stages

Please note: this post will unfortunately not be of much value to buddhists (due to their belief in reincarnation) or cats (commonly known to possess 9 lives)
YOLO at age 10
: dig up all the money you can possibly collect from any source conceivable, just go to the shop and buy that game – no matter what your parents say (you’ll find out soon enough that it was not worth the money after all and in a couple of years you will even be ready to admit it). Continue reading

Quote of the day #7

“Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.”

Allen Saunders, American writer, journalist and cartoonist
(usually mis-attributed to John Lennon, who used it later)

The day I decided to go paperless

It was my new year’s resolution on January 1st, 2013: avoid using paper wherever and whenever possible. That is now a little over a year ago – the perfect time for an evaluation.


The first question that comes to your mind might be: “Why on earth would you want to go paperless? Do you want the people working in the paper industry to lose their job?” As is often the case, the answer is both yes and no. Obviously I don’t want anyone to lose his or her job, Continue reading