Rumi Quote


That which God said to the rose,and caused it to laugh in full-blown beauty,He said to my heart,and made it a hundred times more beautiful.– “Jewels of Remembrance”

Did you know..


Did you know... ... that today is Chicken Wings Day? In 1977, the city of Buffalo, New York, declared July 29 as Chicken Wing Day, immortalizing the delicious food originating from that city. Celebrate with some Buffalo wings today! ~~~ Today's Inspirational Quote: "Don't give up. Normally it is the last key on the ring … Continue reading Did you know..

News from the Future: IFTF


Signals From the Future 🏊  AirBnB, but for swimming pools When he noticed a neighbor's pool that was rarely in use, Bunim Laskin came up with what is possibly the World’s Greatest Summer Idea. (Will lifeguarding become a gig?) ☁️  Advertisers want to program your dreams Folks have always hacked sleep. But after Coors tried to slip their beer’s … Continue reading News from the Future: IFTF

Newsletters I like: James Clear 3-2-1 Thursday


“The most wisdom per word of any newsletter on the web.” 3-2-1: How to excel, the health benefits of friendship, and the importance of bad days read onJAMESCLEAR.COM | JULY 29, 2021 Happy 3-2-1 Thursday, Here are 3 ideas, 2 quotes, and 1 question to consider this week... ​ ​ 3 Ideas From Me I. "The Cardinal … Continue reading Newsletters I like: James Clear 3-2-1 Thursday

Viand


WORD OF THE DAY ViandVY-əndPart of speech: nounOrigin: Old French, late 14th century 1(usually viands) (archaic) An item of food.2(Philippines) A meat, seafood, or vegetable dish that accompanies rice in a typical Filipino meal.   Examples of Viand in a sentence "The lunch came with two savory viands." "Her mother made an array of viands to accompany the starches. "

Newsletters: FP Situation Report


JULY 29, 2021 | VIEW IN BROWSER SPONSORED BY RETHINKING AMERICAN GRAND STRATEGY By Robbie Gramer and Jack Detsch Welcome to Foreign Policy’s SitRep! First off, hats off to Rep. Sean Casten and singer Fergie for making the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission cool again. (Although when were energy regulators ever not cool?) Here’s what’s on tap for the day: … Continue reading Newsletters: FP Situation Report

Newsletters I like : FP South Asia Brief


JULY 29, 2021 | VIEW IN BROWSER By Michael Kugelman Welcome to Foreign Policy’s South Asia Brief. The highlights this week: Afghanistan takes on more importance in U.S.-India relations, India’s monsoon season turns deadly, and a horrific murder sparks debate about domestic violence in Pakistan. Have feedback? Hit reply to let me know your thoughts. The Afghanistan Factor Shared … Continue reading Newsletters I like : FP South Asia Brief

THE Marshall Goldsmith Newsletter


My mission is simple. I want to help successful people achieve positive, lasting change in behavior; for themselves, their people, and their teams. I want to help you make your life a little better. Thank you for subscribing! Life is good. Does Your Boss Squash Your Enthusiasm? He or she may have the classic bad … Continue reading THE Marshall Goldsmith Newsletter

30 July


International Day of Friendship – 30 July This day is celebrated to honor those friends in your life that have made all the difference. Content marketing ideas:    Listicle idea: X Signs to recognize healthy friendships Infographic idea: X Activities you can do with friends to bond with them Video idea: X Best fictional friendships to … Continue reading 30 July

John Muir on What Nature Can Teach Us About Life


John Muir on What Nature Can Teach Us About Life Few names are as synonymous with nature as that of writer and naturalist John Muir. Muir was born in 1838 in Dunbar, Scotland, and his family immigrated to the United States in 1849, initially settling in Wisconsin. As a young man, Muir traveled the northern … Continue reading John Muir on What Nature Can Teach Us About Life


6 Famous Movie Lines By Screenwriters You've Never Heard OfApril 7, 2021 All great movies begin on the page. Screenwriters labor for years over their words, striving to draft stories that will resonate through time. After directors, actors, producers, cinematographers, and designers have all worked their magic, it can be easy to forget how the … Continue reading

6 Famous Movie Lines By Screenwriters You’ve Never Heard Of


6 Famous Movie Lines By Screenwriters You've Never Heard OfApril 7, 2021 https://www.inspiringquotes.com/screenwriters-famous-movie-lines/YG5SxbQR2wAGlBSD?utm_source=blog&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=60ed814ee9111a56dc4e0821 All great movies begin on the page. Screenwriters labor for years over their words, striving to draft stories that will resonate through time. After directors, actors, producers, cinematographers, and designers have all worked their magic, it can be easy to forget how … Continue reading 6 Famous Movie Lines By Screenwriters You’ve Never Heard Of

WaterWorld Day


Did you know... ... that today is Waterworld Day? Waterworld, starring Kevin Costner, opened in 1995. Costing almost $200 million to make, it was the most expensive movie ever made at that time because of crew injuries, tsunami warnings, a sinking set, disputes between Kevin Costner and Kevin Reynolds, the director and more. The film … Continue reading WaterWorld Day

International Tiger Day – 29 July


International Tiger Day – 29 July This day is commemorated to raise awareness about tiger conservation. Content marketing ideas:    Listicle idea: X Things you can do if an animal escapes from the zoo Infographic idea: X Fictional tigers you should know about Video idea: How does a tiger’s stripes help with camouflage? Podcast idea: Are … Continue reading International Tiger Day – 29 July

Don’t farm bugs


Insect farming bakes, boils and shreds animals by the trillion. It’s immoral, risky and won’t resolve the climate crisis https://aeon.co/essays/on-the-torment-of-insect-minds-and-our-moral-duty-not-to-farm-them?utm_source=Aeon+Newsletter&utm_campaign=65b5d94987-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2021_07_26_05_29&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_411a82e59d-65b5d94987-71561452

Newletters I like : Ethical Alliance’s Newsletter


ethiXbase InsightsCase Study: Automating Third-Party Compliance Workflow For An Agribusiness CompanyThe complexities of managing a global agriculture operation are immense, especially when the company’s fundamental operations rely on trading with third parties, many of which are small farms in high-risk areas. Without a simple, straightforward system — disarray can easily ensue; and for this company, with limited compliance … Continue reading Newletters I like : Ethical Alliance’s Newsletter

What’s driving the protests and unrest in South Africa?


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The Marshall Goldsmith Newletter


        My mission is simple. I want to help successful people achieve positive, lasting change in behavior; for themselves, their people, and their teams. I want to help you make your life a little better. Thank you for subscribing! Life is good. The Post-Covid World: How Should Organizations Prepare for Change? Marshall … Continue reading The Marshall Goldsmith Newletter

Did you know…


Did you know... ... that today is National Love is Kind Day? This day is an opportunity to say no to abuse, violence, and ridicule, and yes to kindness. Kindness is the path to healthy and safer relationships, families, society, and the world. Because kindness rules! ~~~ Today's Inspirational Quote: "Three things in human life … Continue reading Did you know…

World Hepatitis Day – 28 July


World Hepatitis Day – 28 July This day is celebrated to encourage governments to step up their response to the ever-present threat of hepatitis. Content marketing ideas:    Listicle idea: X Diseases that can develop in a person suffering from hepatitis Infographic idea: Which countries are most affected by hepatitis and its variants? Video idea: Here’s … Continue reading World Hepatitis Day – 28 July

Quotes From 10 Entrepreneurs on the Importance of Failure


Quotes From 10 Entrepreneurs on the Importance of Failure When Albert Einstein said, “I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right,” he was making a powerful statement about failure: It’s inevitable — but it doesn’t have to be a bad thing. Failure is … Continue reading Quotes From 10 Entrepreneurs on the Importance of Failure

7 Epigraphs That Start Novels Off Right


https://www.inspiringquotes.com/books-novels-epigraphs/YG5PbLQR2wAGlBQA?utm_source=blog&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=60eade4de9111aed2a4e080e Nothing sets the tone of a novel quite like a great opening sentence — nothing, that is, except an equally great epigraph. Not every book begins with a quotation or excerpt from another work, but those that do offer a sense of what you're about to read; for that reason, they often resonate even … Continue reading 7 Epigraphs That Start Novels Off Right

Sir David Attenborough – Quotes


Sir David Attenborough’s career as a broadcaster and natural historian has spanned almost 70 years, from the early days of black-and-white film to the age of HD and 3D imagery. His work as a writer and presenter with the BBC Natural History Unit has taken him all over the world, and made him one of … Continue reading Sir David Attenborough – Quotes

Convivial


WORD OF THE DAY Convivial kən-VIV-ee-əl Part of speech: adjective Origin: Latin, mid-17th century 1 (Of an atmosphere or event) friendly, lively, and enjoyable; (of a person) cheerful and friendly; jovial Examples of Convivial in a sentence "The housewarming party was convivial and welcoming." "Thérèse was a charming, convivial dinner host — and a good cook, too."

15 quotes to inspire self-love


15 Quotes to Inspire Self-Love June 16, 2021 Like love for others, self-love can take many forms, from simple friendship with oneself to purposeful acts of self-care or self-protection. While specific routines and approaches may trend on and off, the concept of self-love is ancient. Religious and cultural leaders, popular artists, poets, and others around … Continue reading 15 quotes to inspire self-love

Did you know…


Did you know... ... that today is the birthday of Kate Beckinsale (1973), Sandra Bullock (1964), and Helen Mirren (1946). Grab some popcorn and watch your favorite movie with a female lead! ~~~ Today's Inspirational Quote: "Each of us has been put on earth with the ability to do something well. We cheat ourselves and … Continue reading Did you know…