The single most important key to success is to be a good listener.

Kelly Wearstler

Kelly Wearstler (born November 21, 1967) has built a thriving interior design firm, with clients including Hollywood celebrities and boutique hotels. She’s also launched a home decor line (tableware, mirrors, even pet accessories) and written four coffee table books that reflect her classic and contemporary aesthetic: Rhapsody, Hue, Domicilium Decoratus, and Modern Glamour: The Art of Unexpected Style.

As usual ,courtesy of Goodreads quote of the day.

N.B. : I just *love* Goodreads. Always comes up with something great that really gives you food for thought.




My good old Imperial…

After months of neglecting what it was to be “My corner”in the house, last Saturday I made a start tidying up. Amongst all sorts, I found my dearest Imperial “Portable” model which weights a ton, but oh, I do love her… And above all, it is working, as new.


Believe …


Believe something and the Universe is on its way to being changed. Because you’ve changed, by believing. Once you’ve changed, other things start to follow. Isn’t that the way it works?

Diane Duane

Before J.K. Rowling introduced the world to Harry Potter, Duane gave us young Nita Callahan, the spirited protagonist of So You Want to Be a Wizard, the first in her Young Wizards series.


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Do something you hate…

There is greatness in doing something you hate for the sake of someone you love.

Shmuley Boteach

The American Orthodox rabbi and author has a reputation for speaking his mind, no matter the consequences. This outspokenness has earned him lots of criticism—but it’s also landed him on Newsweek magazine’s list of the Top 50 influential rabbis in the United States three years in a row.

Courtesy of Goodreads quote of the day