Trying to make sense of the world, with a lot of food thrown in
Friday, 8 May 2009
A rather nice thought for the day...
Did you know that the word 'polite' comes from the jewellery trade? When diamonds or jewels are said to be cut and polished to their absolute flawless best, they're said to be 'polite'. What a lovely thing to aspire to be - a flawless, polished diamond when you're being polite.