On my desk at work, I have very many post-its. Here is a near-random smattering of some of their content:

Random Note (RN) 1:

“Do not go where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path, and leave a trail”
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

RN 2:
Electronics
power cable – кабель питания
direct current – постоянный ток
connector – разъем
insulated – в изоляции
bellows – сильфон
hatch frame – шпангоут

RN 3:
Schadenfreude
– “Iceland misunderstood what Europe wanted: cash, not ash.”
– “It was the last wish of the Icelandic economy that its ashes be spread over Europe”

RN 4:
flammable ( <100 F) – воспламеняемый
combustible ( 100 F to 200 F) – горючий
JSC – КЦД
attitude envelope – диапазон углов ориентации
port – стыковочный узел
deploy solar arrays – выставлять СБ

RN 5:
"It is well to have some water in your neighborhood, to give buoyancy to and float the Earth" – Henry David Thoreau

RN 6:
– Nehemiah Center mural
– pickling
lastorganicoutpost.com (713) 931-6100
– poetry / music concert series
– Emile Street Community Farm – 711 N. Emile St.
Sat./Su. 10-5p Farmers Market

RN 7:
pressure gauge – моновакуумметр

RN 8:
Poetry Slam
411 Westheimer, Houston, 77006
June 16th @ 8pm
remind Vika to come along

RN 9:
The Language Instinct
You Are What You Speak
Lives of the Trees: An Uncommon History
To the Finland Station
A Mouthful of Air
Boundaries
London Undersound (CD)
Domy Books (Houston)

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