1. Peace is not a relationship between nations. It is a condition of mind brought about by a serenity of soul. Peace is not merely the absence of war. It is also a state of mind. Lasting peace can come only to peaceful people. - Jawaharlal Nehru 2. Each one has to find his peace … Continue reading World Peace Day 2020: 7 inspiring quotes to celebrate International peace
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TRUTH Did you ever sneak outside your house after you were supposed to be asleep? DARE Crush an egg against your forehead.
The most leaves ever found on a single clover is 56. In Greece, women are not legally allowed to wear high heels or tall hats in the Olympic Stadium. Although the saltwater crocodile has the highest recorded bite force in any animal, the muscles to open its mouth are weak. Its mouth can be shut … Continue reading Random facts
Bad choices If made freely, a choice feels like the right thing at the time. But we realize it was a mistake later, once the moment passes. We don’t know now what we learned in the future. Bad choices can be caused by: Poor informationShoddy analysis (including cognitive glitches and reliance on sunk costs)Peer pressureManipulationHustlePower … Continue reading seth godin’s newsletter
1. A fool and his money are soon parted2. A penny saved is a penny earned.3. All good things must come to an end,4. All roads lead to Rome,5. All the world loves a lover6. An Englishman's home is his castle/A man's home is his castle7. Any port in a storm,8. April showers bring forth … Continue reading random proverbs 99
Leave a kind message anywhere (in a library book, on a computer etc.)Feed a stray animal if you spot oneAt the post office, leave some extra stamps at the stamp machineTake blankets or warm clothing to a homeless personShare something interesting you’ve learnt todayFeeling brave? Give bloodGive a phone card to someonePay it forwardHave a … Continue reading random acts of kindness 50
Down To EarthMeaning: Practical or humble; unpretentious.Rain on Your ParadeMeaning: To spoil someone's fun or plans; ruining a pleasurable momentCut The MustardMeaning: To cut the mustard is to meet a required standard, or to meet expectations.Son of a GunMeaning: A person, usually one who is behaving badly.Poke Fun AtMeaning: Making fun of something or someone; ridicule.A Piece of CakeMeaning: A task … Continue reading Random phrases of the day 50 phrases
Break The IceMeaning: Breaking down a social stiffness.A Dime a DozenMeaning: Something that is extremely common.Wild Goose ChaseMeaning: Futilely pursuing something that will never be attainable.It's Not All It's Cracked Up To BeMeaning: Failing to meet expectations; not being as good as people say.Jack of All Trades Master of NoneMeaning: Having suitable skill in multiple things, but not being an … Continue reading Random phrases of the day 50 phrases
Hear, HearMeaning: A shout of agreement, or to draw attention to a speaker.No-BrainerMeaning: Anything that requires minimal brain activity to accomplish.Dropping Like FliesMeaning: To fall down ill or to die in large numbers.Curiosity Killed The CatMeaning: Typically said to indicate that any further investigation into a situation may lead to harm.Happy as a ClamMeaning: The state of being happy; feeling … Continue reading random phrases of the day 50 phrases
“The faculty of desire purports to aim at securing what you want…If you fail in your desire, you are unfortunate, if you experience what you would rather avoid you are unhappy…For desire, suspend it completely for now. Because if you desire something outside your control, you are bound to be disappointed; and even things we … Continue reading A Stoic Response To Desire
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Questions for the founder A friend shared a new business idea with me yesterday. Some business model questions came to mind, asked here rhetorically. If you get them right, everything else is easier: How will you get new paying customers? Why will your paying customers tell their friends and colleagues? Will this business work at … Continue reading seth Godin’s newsletter
Both the past and the future are beyond our reach, it's the present you must grasp. Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment. (Buddha) Failing while trying to do the right thing is better than succeeding to do nothing. I'd rather attempt to … Continue reading Wisdom Quotes
No Good Comes From A Favor. Singing Like A Fish. Not Even Bones. Fighting The Setting Sun. Escaping Prison With A Feather.
Nations at the seaWait for me of hope and blissBells jingle nothing
Invite a friend to the movies or dinnerStart the day right – make breakfast for everyoneIt can get lonely when you are old, pay your grandparents a visitIf you know someone who is having a hard time financially, pop $5, $10 or $20 in an envelope, disguise your writing or type the envelope, and mail … Continue reading Random acts of kindness
labilityplasticity; openness to change or breakdownmolinaryof, like or pertaining to mills or grindinggyrosehaving a folded surface; marked with wavy linessemelparousreproducing only once in its lifetimeobdormitionnumbness in a limb caused by pressure on a nerveLaodiceanlukewarm; half-heartedchronosynchronicitypresentation of all stages of a person's life in a single piece of artconatusa natural impulse or tendencypaedotrophyart of rearing childrenleporineof, … Continue reading weird words 50
Sometimes that's just the way it has to be. Sure, there were probably other options, but he didn't let them enter his mind. It was done and that was that. It was just the way it had to be.
WORD OF THE DAY Buck-And-Wingbə-kən-wiNGPart of speech: nounOrigin: American English 1A lively solo tap dance, typically done in wooden-soled shoes. Examples of Buck-And-Wing in a sentence "Get the music started, and let's watch some buck-and-wing!" "I won first place for my buck-and-wing at the county fair."
Are you a marketer? Do you try to persuade people of your point of view? Do you interact with customers? (Or patients, subscribers, fans or citizens)… Are you a designer? Would life be easier if your boss understood you better? Is there a policy you’d like to change or a candidate you’d like to help … Continue reading seth godin’s newsletter
3-2-1 ThursdayNote: You are receiving this email because you subscribed to my weekly 3-2-1 newsletter. Every Thursday, I share 3 ideas from me, 2 quotes from others, and 1 question for you to ponder. Occasionally, I also send out long-form articles on habits and self-improvement. 3 ideas, 2 quotes, 1 question (September 17, 2020) "Working to … Continue reading James clear’s newsletter
Did you know... ... that today is Equal Rights Party Day? If you thought equal rights for women is a modern concept, think again. On this day in 1884, the Equal Rights Party was formed in San Francisco, California. The party nominated Mrs. Belva Lockwood as their U.S. presidential candidate and Marietta Snow as Lockwood's … Continue reading did you know and today’s inspirational quote
Did you know... ... that today is International Talk Like a Pirate Day? Ahoy, Matey! Today is the day to let out the pirate in each of us. Practice up your "pirate-speak" in anticipation of this day. Don't worry, it's not a requirement to dress like a pirate today - just to talk like one! … Continue reading Did you know… and Today’s inspirational quote
11. International Day of Peace – 21 September This day is celebrated to strengthen the ideals of peace, through observing 24 hours of nonviolence and ceasefire. Content marketing opportunities: Listicle idea: Here’s how you can find common ground with someone you don’t agree withInfographic idea: X Symbols and graphics that indicate peaceVideo idea: How can North Korea … Continue reading 11. International Day of Peace – 21 September