Testing For Gossip

In ancient Greece, Socrates was reputed to hold knowledge in high esteem. One day an acquaintance met the great philosopher and said, “Do you know what I just heard about your friend?” “Hold on a minute”, Socrates replied. “Before telling me anything I’d like you to pass a little test. It’s called the Triple Filter … Read more Testing For Gossip

Believe What You Feel

One day, Morrie says that he has an exercise for us to try. We are to stand, facing away from our classmates, and fall backward, relying on another student to catch us. Most of us are uncomfortable with this, and we cannot let go for more than a few inches before stopping ourselves. We laugh … Read more Believe What You Feel

Albert Einstein Quotes

Albert Einstein was a German-born theoretical physicist who developed the theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics. His work is also known for its influence on the philosophy of science. Let us see some of his world famous quotes :- Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by … Read more Albert Einstein Quotes

Abraham Lincoln Quotes

Abraham Lincoln was an American statesman and lawyer who served as the 16th president of the United States. Lincoln led the nation through its greatest moral, constitutional, and political crisis in the American Civil War. Let us know some of his most inspirational quotes :- Whatever you are, be a good one. Nearly all men … Read more Abraham Lincoln Quotes

Nelson Mandela Quotes

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, political leader, and philanthropist who served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999. He was the country’s first black head of state and the first elected in a fully representative democratic election. Let us look at his inspirational quotes :- A winner is a … Read more Nelson Mandela Quotes

Mahatma Gandhi Quotes

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was an Indian lawyer, anti-colonial nationalist, and great leader, who led India’s independence from British Rule, and in turn inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world. He was a strong believer of non-violence. Let us look at some of his inspirational quotes :- In a Gentle way you can … Read more Mahatma Gandhi Quotes

We Are Never Alone

Do you know the legend of the Cherokee Indian youth’s rite of passage? His father takes him into the forest…blindfolded…and leaves him….alone. He is required to sit on a stump the whole night…and not take off the blindfold until the ray of sun shines through it. He is all by himself. He cannot cry out … Read more We Are Never Alone

End of Wars

One day the most peaceful inhabitants from the Earth asked one very powerful wizard to stop all wars and bloodshed on the planet. – It is simple, – he said. — I will destroy all weapons on the Earth, and nobody will be able to fight anymore. – It would be great! –people exclaimed. The … Read more End of Wars

My Mother Had One Eye

My mom only had one eye. I hated her… She was such an embarrassment. She cooked for students and teachers to support the family. There was this one day during elementary school where my mom came to say hello to me. I was so embarrassed. How could she do this to me? I ignored her, … Read more My Mother Had One Eye