- 'When the speeding melon hits the wall, it is Christmas time for the crows,' is an all time favorite.
- '...that which we call a rose , by any other name would smell as sweet.' (or in the simplified version, 'a rose is a rose is a rose' or something like it.)
- 'When you sit you stand, but if you stand you can sit,' is right up there.
- 'Variety is the Spice of Life’.
This is perhaps never more true than when it is applied to the people you surround yourself with. I believe that the more diverse your friendship groups are, the more colourful and fulfilling your life will be.
Anyway, the point is, if we were all identical in every possible aspect, either we would have a world-wide Children of the Corn situation (freaky!) or we would be the dullest species ever to have lived.
Lets face it. A bucket full of cumin does not an amazing, delicious, nutritional well balanced meal make. But a beautiful roast, succulent lamb with, among other herbs, a sprinkle of cumin, baby asparagus drizzled with a lemon pepper vinaigrette, rosemary and spring onion grilled roast potatoes, and gentle-glazed carrots with a slightly sugared crust, all expertly made with the prestigious care of hands that are intent on creating an unforgettable culinary experience, now that could possibly be the best meal a person could ever have!