HAD To Be Sharp


(permanent link) added: 2010-07-04 14:28:07 sponsor: TBeholder (last reply: 2010-07-05 06:59:40)

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If you have too few resources, you have to show resourcefulness. One can do better... if not allowed to take easy ways.

  • Training from Hell
  • Mother Russia Makes You Strong

  • Benefactors by Rudyard Kipling.
  • Ernest Rutherford: "We don't have the money, so we have to think."
  • Girl Genius:
    Dimo: Haff all dose guys vit de baron gone soft over de years -- or haff ve become... sharper because ve leave de group und haff to tink better?
  • The Witcher:
    For decades they said about Kovir that its only riches are sand and seawater. This joke was remembered when Kovir de-facto monopolized the world market of glass and salt.
  • Proverbs. "Necessity is the mother of invention". Or a Russian variant, "the need will force you to eat buns" [instead of plain rye bread, that is].

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