Musings From The Padded Cell

Archives for May 2017

Lessons Of The Past.

“Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men.” Martin Luther King.

A Bromance In The Air?

“One of the key problems today is that politics is such a disgrace, good people don’t go into government.” Donald Trump

Guest Article – The True Spirit Of Cricket by Martin “Molly” Molyneux

“I think we judge talent wrong. What do we see as talent? I think I have made the same mistake myself. We judge talent by people’s ability to strike a cricket ball. The sweetness, the timing. That’s the only thing we see as talent. Things like determination, courage, discipline, temperament, these are also talent.” Rahul […]

Dedicated To The Proud Artist.

“Italians know about human nature – they understand human nature perhaps better than anyone else does. They know that people are weak and greedy and lazy and dishonest and they just try to make the best of it; to work around it.” Donna Leon

Idle Life And Sacrifice.

“The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.” Saint Augustine A note this week to two parents, thousands of miles away, perhaps wondering about their boy in a foreign land.