(un)common ground

a commonplace book

Sleep on It

In the morning counsels are best, and night changes many thoughts.

King Theoden, Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (JRR Tolkien)

A useful principle to remember. In the scene, Theoden uses the words to adjourn a late-night meeting bringing perilous news and the call for a quick decision. A good introvert line for deferring or delaying decision.


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