Do not get unduly heated ! Keep cool ! Even in a good cause, fretfulness is not a wise help-mate. Fretting only heats the bearings, it does not generate the steam. It is no help to a train for the axles to get hot ; their heat is only a hindrance. When the axles get heated, it is because of unnecessary friction ——- dry surfaces are grinding together, which ought to be kept in smooth co-operation by a “delicate cushion of oil.”
A lot is being made of the AIB Knockout: The Roast of Ranveer SIngh and Arjun Kapoor, that was premiered on You Tube on 28th January. For the uninitiated, AIB (All India Bakchod for short) is a comedy shorts You Tube channel that has acquired quite a fan following due to their innovative and funny takes on real life situations ( Honest Diwali ) and celebrities ( Arvind Kejriwal and Aliaa Bhatt). The Roast is a new concept that they are bringing in, presumably the first of a series.
I understand that the concept of roasting is the opposite of toasting, where a roaster ( or roasters) trash a ‘roastee’ (or roastees) in a no-holds barred verbal slingfest. Bear in mind that nothing is off-limits, and hence a whole lot of bawdy jokes and wisecracks are made at the ‘roastee’s’ expense. And the roastee takes it all in good spirit, sometimes…
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To see a world in a grain of sandAnd a heaven in a wild flowerHold infinity in the palm of your handAnd eternity in an hour.
Those critics died, and now, Blake is considered ——- not only for his writings, but also for his engravings, which I (Paulo Coelho) had the opportunity of seeing at the Tate Gallery in London —— as one of the most complete artists of the last millennium.
In seed time learn, in harvest teach, in winter enjoyThe road of excess leads to the palace of wisdomThe cistern contains ; the fountain overflowsPrudence is a rich, ugly old maid courted by incapacityA fool sees not the same tree that a wise man seesHe who desires but acts not, breeds pestilenceNo bird soars too high, if he soars with his own wingsPrisons are built with stones of law, Brothels with bricks of religionWhat is now proved was once only imaginedEverything possible to be believed is an image of truthThe tigers of wrath are wiser than the horses of instructionExpect poison from the standing waterThe fox provides for himself, but God provides for the lionHe who has suffered you to impose on him, knows youPrayers plow not ! Praises reap not !