- Discretion is an attribute of few modern women or men - and they go into high paid jobs: politics, judiciary, big business, etc. or simply suffer in silence.

 

- If you know your job, you work in parallel;
     If you don't know what to do, you work in series.
    
- The most important attribute of Life is to overcome its own disintegration.

 

- You cannot always revisit an error.

 

- Doubt before belief - Question before conviction.

 

- You cannot know the way you have not walked.

 

- There is no such thing as justice, only justification.

 

- You cannot touch the heart of a man to make him succeed in a situation where others will fail. He has it within him. (SADF Special Forces Training officer on TV 30/1/99)

 

- "Ons kan saam sing, maar ons kan nie saam praat nie." Joseph Skosana, 2009
 ("We can sing together, but we cannot talk together")
 
- He who hides his incompetence behind aggression has no friends - only frightened children.

 

- If I can't eat you, I'll compete with you.

 

- "Trust everyone! Just don't trust the devil inside them." Donald Sutherland - The Italian Job.

 

- If things are not predictable, you do not understand the process

 

- It is easy to command a ship in calm waters.

 

- War drives technology - technology drives war.

 

- Godsdiens is daar om kinders mee bang te maak en ou mense te troos.
     (Religion serves only to frighten children with, and to comfort the aged.)

 

- Animation is irritating to the mind - unless it imitates sex or eating.

 

- Daar is meer aan die lewe as die ritmiese bewe wat na skepping strewe....
   (Ja, ek weet, Mev Dr.... eet en slaap ook.) Directly translated: There are more to life than the rhythmic trembling seeking to procreate.
   ( Yes, Mrs Dr, eating and sleeping also.)

 

- Give a man bread and he'll live, but give him something to read, and he might get a life.

 

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