Tuesday, April 05, 2005

Are you an Extrovert or an Introvert?

We've been talking about Introverts and Extroverts. It's one way of grouping people. Of course neither way is "better" than the other, but they are each legitimate ways of being. Here's an interesting article about different types in the workplace, by Adrian Furnham, professor of psychology at University College, London, UK.

Saturday, April 02, 2005

Anger is a Stone Cast into a Wasp's Nest

  • One word spoken in anger may spoil an entire life. Greek Proverb
  • Anger is a bad adviser. French Proverb
  • The best answer to anger is silence. German Proverb
  • Time is anger's medicine. German Proverb
  • To act in anger is like tying up a ship in a storm. German Proverb
  • Anger without power is folly. German Proverb
  • Better a night full of anger than a night full of repentance. Hebrew Proverb
  • Anger has no eyes. Hindi Proverb
  • Anger ends in cruelty. Indian Proverb
  • If you kick a stone in anger, you'll hurt your own foot. Korean Proverb
  • Hatred is a settled anger. Latin Proverb
  • Anger can be an expensive luxury. Italian Proverb
  • Anger is always more harmful than the insult that caused it. Chinese Proverb
  • Anger is as a stone cast into a wasp's nest. Malabar Proverb