Know-how is just knowing how

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Daily prompt “Expert

Perhaps the word “expert” is rather “raped” in the public space.?
It may be the media, politicians or many others especially authorities.
Always used when others have to convince us about something.
Then there’s an “expert statement”.
Which exactly telling that “truth” they want us to believe.

We are all experts in one way or another.
Have always admired seamen handling of marine equipment, really experts.
I myself am an expert in coffee, especially to drink it.

Just around my corner

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The inspiration comes from wonderful “Restlessjo” and her “Monday walk” themes.
An iconic view which appears as the image of Alsace for great many people.
Daily life in the area is a delightful blend of tradition and progress.
Many rooted in local traditions from childhood, others from many parts of the world.
They (we) have chosen resettlement in this charming surroundings with its many facets.
Where just to go outside the front door means that we are bombarded by impressions.

The word “museum” might sound so dusty and gray.
But museums can be lively and inspiring too, as this ecomuseum.

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Only the imagination limits the use of this wheelbarrow.

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Top-hung oldtimer.

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In the modern world there is much talk about the driverless vehicles.
Here they have been known for years, the horse knows the route and the dog controls.

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The blacksmith, in the old days the village dentist too.

The never-ending story

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Alsace, another view of political contest.

The worth visting Ailsa and her inspiring weekly challenge.
The challenge this week “History“.

Older men declare war, but it is the youth that must fight and die
*Herbert Hoover – US-president*

When the rich wage war, it’s the poor who die
*Jean-Paul Sartre – french philosopher*

Or the more direct version:
“When the politicians are waging a war, it’s everyone else who dies”
The history tells us clearly.

Non used bright ideas

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Landfill heaps worldwide are overflowing with successes, because we were afraid to fail.

Daily prompt “Mistake“.

Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new
*Albert Einstein – german-born american genius*

Freedom is not worth having if it doesn’t include the freedom to make mistakes
*Mahatma Gandhi – non-violent human right “fighter” from India*