The point is not to pay back kindness but to pass it on. Julia Alvarez The celebrated Dominican-American writer Julia Alvarez has an uncanny ability to cut to the center of the human experience. Her poetry and prose often focus on her identity as a Dominican woman growing up in the United States. This quote, … Continue reading Kindness
Did you know... ... that today is the anniversary of The World of ResidenSea Christening? The World of ResidenSea, the first condo cruise ship, launched from Oslo, Norway on March 29, 2002, and was christened in Venice, Italy on May 17, 2002. At its launch, you could buy a condo for as little as $2.2 … Continue reading Did you know…
“That's not fair” [ https://p.feedblitz.com/r3.asp?l=178238827&f=1081591&c=7670027&u=5102652 %5D When we say this, we might not be as accurate in our description of the situation as we believe. Perhaps we mean, “that's not what I was hoping for.” Or we might mean, “if you knew how hard I worked, you would have made a different decision.” Possibly, we mean, “if … Continue reading That’s not fair – by Seth Godin
“There is a tide in the affairs of men. Which, taken at the flood, leads on to fortune; Omitted, all the voyage of their life is bound in shallows and in miseries. On such a full sea are we now afloat.” -- William Shakespeare
WORD OF THE DAY TarryTEHR-eePart of speech: verbOrigin: Middle English, late 1200s 1Stay longer than intended; delay leaving a place. Examples of Tarry in a sentence "The cottage was so cozy that the travelers tarried their departure." "Since classes were cancelled, Kyle had time to tarry." WORD OF THE DAY TarryTEHR-eePart of speech: verbOrigin: Middle English, late 1200s 1Stay longer than intended; … Continue reading W.O.T.D.
Above all do not forget your duty to love yourself.Søren KierkegaardSøren Kierkegaard was a Danish philosopher who also dabbled in theology and poetry, which gave his philosophical writing an even more humanistic edge: Rather than focusing on theory, Kierkegaard wrote mainly about the lived reality of humans. This line comes from a book of Kierkegaard’s … Continue reading duty
Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people. ~ Anonymous
Requested Ministry-wise PIB releases. •Cabinet Secretary Chairs National Crisis Management Committee (NCMC) Meeting on Cyclone Tauktae •PM condoles demise of Giani Joginder Singh Vedanti •Union Home Minister, Shri Amit Shah reviews preparations for cyclone ‘Tauktae’’ at a high level meeting through video conferencing with the Chief Ministers of Gujarat, Maharashtra and Administrator of Daman & … Continue reading Requested Ministry-wise PIB Releases
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Explore Your Curiosity ★ "The risk of becoming too steeped in any one framework is you start to be “subject” to that framework, you can only look through its lens, not at the lens. I recommend trying to hold a handful of frameworks in your mind simultaneously in order to maintain flexibility." — What's Going on … Continue reading CURIOSITY
Tiny Thought What seems like a difference in talent often comes down to a difference in focus. Focus turns good performers into great performers. Two keys to focus are saying no to distractions and working on the same problem for an uncommonly long time. Both are simple but not easy.