Fake It Till You Become It !

Am I out of my mind, making a headline statement like that ? No, I most definitely am not. And it is not even my statement, in the first place. I am simply repeating a quote from Amy Cuddy, a Social Psychologist. Amy is a professor and researcher at Harvard Business …

The Burden Of Grudge

One day, the sage gave the disciple an empty sack and a basket of potatoes. “Think of all the people who have done or said something against you in the recent past, especially those you cannot forgive. For each of them, inscribe the name on a potato and put it …

Do You Feel Useful ?

A beautiful and meaningful post on Paulo Coelho’s blog – Ask a flower in the field: ‘Do you feel useful? After all, you do nothing but produce the same flowers over and over?’ And the flower will answer: ‘I am beautiful, and beauty is my reason for living.’ Ask the …

Thought For The Day

“Bodily exercise, when compulsory, does no harm to the body; but knowledge which is acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.” – Plato ***** “The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living from the dead.” – Aristotle ***** “Those who educate children well are more …

Nosey !

“It has been observed that one’s nose is never so happy as when it is thrust into the affairs of another, from which some physiologists have drawn the inference that the nose is devoid of the sense of smell.” – Ambrose Bierce