Life is a series of “who has the better soundbite?” pissing contests. — he (she?) who shall not be named, on Facebook
Here’s a list of my favorite “soundbites” from the week past.
…To “succeed” I really did have to quit pursuing success, and quit blaming myself for failing…
Robert Wright, author of The Moral Animal (which I have only heard effusive praise for, but have not read), talks about his Vipassana experience on the Happy Days blog at NY Times.
Taraste hue uske hathon ne || Teri kalayi ko yun chhua hai || Jaise uski dhadkan pooch rahi ho || Bhaiya time kya hua hai
From the fecund mind of a friend who they call GPD on Facebook
Bhakarwadi was invented by Gujaratis, but Maharashtrians make it better. (citation needed)
Another random claim (along the lines of Mumbai was founded by Maharashtrians but Gujaratis made it what it is)by Bongo-Mandongo
Finally, an actual Sound Bite that I am hooked on from Dev D.