The first step in the acquisition of wisdom is silence, the second listening, the third memory, the fourth practice, the fifth teaching others.
— Solomon Ibn Gabriol
So many versions of just one memory, and yet none of them were right or wrong. Instead, they were all pieces. Only when fitted together, edge to edge, could they even begin to tell the whole story.
— Sarah Dessen (Just Listen)
Black forest mousse by The Midnight Baker
- 2 individual cups shelf-stable dark chocolate pudding
- 1 1/2 cups whipped topping or real whipped cream
- 2 tbs chopped dried cherries
- 1 tbs mini chocolate chips
- additional mini chips and topping for garnish
Empty the pudding tubs into a medium bowl. Add whipped topping or whipped cream and fold pudding into the topping.
Fold in the mini chocolate chips and dried cherries.
Spoon into 3 dessert cups (such as mini trifle bowls). Add a dollop of whipped topping and a few mini chocolate chips to garnish.
When someone is counting out gold for you, don’t look at your hands, or the gold. Look at the giver.
— Mawlana Jalal-al-Din Rumi