“The whole essence of Zen consists in walking along the razor’s edge of Now.”
“I have never been forced to accept compromises, but I have willingly accepted constraints.”
“If you are motivated by a wish to help on the basis of kindness, compassion and respect, then you can do any kind of work, in any field, and function more effectively with less fear or worry, not being afraid of what others think or whether you will ultimately reach your goal.”
~ the Dalai Lama, in this tweet
“Seize the time. Live now. Make now always the most precious time. Now will never come again.”
~ Jean-Luc Picard
“Better to be on the edge of a party, don’t you think?” I’m not very good with idle chit-chat in the middle of parties, but I enjoy good conversations around the edges.
When you want to do a SQL
UPDATE using the Flutter sqflite package, I’ve found that it’s best to use their
update methods (as shown below) so you don’t have to worry about escaping single- and double-quotes. This is similar to the reason why Java developers switched from Statement to PreparedStatement way back in the late 1900s.
As an example, given this SQLite database table:
“The world is won by those who let it go.”
~ Lao Tzu
“I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love.”
~ Mother Teresa
“When someone shows you who they are, believe them the first time.”
~ Maya Angelou
This page contains a list of my favorite “mindfulness reminder” quotes. In particular these are short, concise quotes that I think work well with my “Just Be” mobile app.
Just Be is currently an app for Android users. If you haven’t seen it before, this is what the reminders/notifications look like when you receive them on an Android phone or tablet: