… that today, besides being Father’s Day (Happy Father’s Day!) is International Sing-Out Day? On the birthday of Barry Manilow, singer and songwriter, sing out a little song! Manilow was born on June 17, 1946, in Brooklyn, New York. Happy birthday, Barry! ~~~ Today’s Inspirational Quote: “Do not train a child to learn by force… Read More Did you know…
Hands Down Meaning: Anything that’s easy or has no difficulty; something that is a certainty. Rain on Your Parade Meaning: To spoil someone’s fun or plans; ruining a pleasurable moment Up In Arms Meaning: Angry; being roused to the point that you are ready to fight.
(1) Those who had coins, enjoyed in the rain. Those who had notes, were busy looking for shelter. (2) Man and God both met somewhere. Both exclaimed, “My creator.” (3) He asked, are you a Hindu or Muslim? The response came, “I am hungry”! (4) The fool didn’t know it was impossible. So he did… Read More 8 shortest stories – Deep meaning. ( Not my own)
A retired old couple returned to a Mercedes dealership where the salesman promised to hold a car for them. But they found the car was just sold to a beautiful, leggy, busty blonde in a mini skirt and a halter top. The old man was visibly upset. He spoke to the salesman sharply, “Young man,… Read More Read somewhere. Art of Dealing. Story telling
7 others Ecem Yucel Daydreamer. Writer. Translator. Editor. Violinist. Bookworm. Anime fan. Beatle-maniac. Japanese & French learner. Murakami admirer. Turkish girl in Ottawa. Jun 17 The Anguish of an Oyster My soul reaches for you while my idle hands dangle at my sides. Whenever I sip the black of the night, I drink to you. So… Read More The Anguish of an Oyster – Ecem Yucel – via :Medium
Airing it All Out And the Simplistic but Significant Value of Talking Honestly With a Friend Photo Credit: http://www.guprogressive.com L via Airing it All Out – Hopes and Dreams for Our Future – Medium
The idea that happiness-maximization is the criterion one should use in deciding what to do and how to act has probably been the most popular ethical view throughout history. In opposition, Nietzsche insists that happiness should not be your goal. For example, in his magnum opus — Thus Spoke Zarathustra — his protagonist declares: “Do I strive after happiness?… Read More Friedrich Nietzsche On The Secret Ingredient For Happiness