Call them Slogans. Call them Motivation


Eternal pursuit.Imagine this.Bringing solutions.Everybody needs a break.Enjoy.Be the leader.Comfort of your home.Beauty of simplicity.Thinking ahead.We are one.

Learning Body language from Vanessa van edwards – her newsletter i subscribe


I found Vanessa Van Edwards on Udemy when I was learning and beginning my Toastmasters Pathways journey. In one of the exercises we have there, we have to research a topic and speak. I found Apart from Content, it was Vocal variety, Gestures and Body Language, Personality which had important place in a Public Speaker's … Continue reading Learning Body language from Vanessa van edwards – her newsletter i subscribe

Beside the point? Punctuation is dead, long live punctuation | Aeon Essays


Photo by Corbis/Getty Florence Hazrat is a Leverhulme Early Career Fellow in the School of English at the University of Sheffield, working on parentheses in Renaissance romance. Her first book ‘Refrains in Early Modern Literature’ is forthcoming, and she is currently writing a book called ‘Standing on Points: The History and Culture of Punctuation’.Listen here … Continue reading Beside the point? Punctuation is dead, long live punctuation | Aeon Essays

Intellectual dark web


Mathews and old-ish wound. LISTEN: BIG-WAVE STORYTELLER MARK MATHEWS ON THE INTELLECTUAL DARK WEB, KICKING OPIATES AND THE EXTRAVAGANCE OF EVIL, “THERE’S DARKNESS IN YOU AND IF YOU DON’T MANAGE YOUR LIFE AND FRAME IT WITH MEANING, YOU CAN BECOME BITTER… VERY FAST.” By Derek Rielly 21 hours ago Crippled innumerable times, told he'd never walk … Continue reading Intellectual dark web

What I learned from President Obama | Jon Favreau (speechwriter) | UCD Literary & Historical Society – YouTube


US President Barack Obama's former chief speechwriter Jon Favreau was presented with the James Joyce Award from the UCD Literary & Historical Society, University College Dublin. Once described by US President Obama as his "mind reader", Jon Favreau's words are credited as having contributed to getting Barack Obama elected President. Favreau worked on both the … Continue reading What I learned from President Obama | Jon Favreau (speechwriter) | UCD Literary & Historical Society – YouTube

Toastmasters International -Famous Speechwriters


FOUR FAMOUS SPEECHWRITERS Toastmasters International has celebrated the art of public speaking since its inception, developing educational programs to grow transferable skills in communication and leadership. At Toastmasters clubs, members don’t just learn how to speak; they also learn how to write. And like any type of writing, speechwriting is a form of art. Today, … Continue reading Toastmasters International -Famous Speechwriters

Re-orient life


The individual soul has to realize its identity with the Supreme Universal Soul with full consciousness. Men shall have re-orientation of life in the light of this Ancient Truth; and they will readjust their attitude towards their neighbours in everyday life. To perceive the spiritual value of oneness is to promote real unity and cooperation; … Continue reading Re-orient life

Provoke like a mentor – Quotes collected via Goodreads.com


"Say 'provoking' again. Your mouth looks provocative when you do." — Becca Fitzpatrick (Hush, Hush (Hush, Hush, #1)) "These are the few ways we can practice humility: To speak as little as possible of one's self. To mind one's own business. Not to want to manage other people's affairs. To avoid curiosity. To accept contradictions and correction … Continue reading Provoke like a mentor – Quotes collected via Goodreads.com

Interesting Newsletter from Nik


Would They Miss You If You Were Gone? A simple definition for doing work that matters Four years ago, after six months of hard work, I finally did it: My email list reached 10,000 subscribers. I was ecstatic. 10,000 people. That’s a small stadium. Imagine a sold out arena, waiting for you — just for you — … Continue reading Interesting Newsletter from Nik

Surrender yourself to the cause of God.


Divine Love will make men selfless and helpful in their mutual relations and it will bring about the final solution of all problems. The new brotherhood on earth shall be a fulfilled fact and nations will be united in the fraternity of Love and Truth. My existence is for this Love and this Truth; and … Continue reading Surrender yourself to the cause of God.

Examples of Rhetorical Devices


via Examples of Rhetorical Devices Examples of Rhetorical Devices A rhetorical device uses words in a certain way to convey meaning or to persuade. It can also be a technique used to evoke emotions within the reader or audience. Skilled writers use many different types of rhetorical devices in their work to achieve specific effects. Some types … Continue reading Examples of Rhetorical Devices

Rumi Quotes (Author of The Essential Rumi) | Goodreads


via Rumi Quotes (Author of The Essential Rumi) | Goodreads Rumi > Quotes more photos (1) Rumi quotes Showing 1-30 of 2,076 “Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.” ― Rumi tags: inspirational-love 8579 likes Like “Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing … Continue reading Rumi Quotes (Author of The Essential Rumi) | Goodreads

AEON+PSYCHE NEWSLETTER


Weekend reads Saturday 22 August 2020 Love and friendship Last week’s most read Forgive and be free Hurts – your own or those done to you – keep you stuck. Forgiveness therapy can help you gain perspective and move on by Nathaniel Wade History and philosophy of mental illness Editors’ pick For Donald Winnicott, the … Continue reading AEON+PSYCHE NEWSLETTER

Random Phrases of the day


What Goes Up Must Come DownMeaning: Things that go up must eventually return to the earth due to gravity. Curiosity Killed The CatMeaning: Typically said to indicate that any further investigation into a situation may lead to harm. Every Cloud Has a Silver LiningMeaning: To be optimistic, even in difficullt times. Man of Few WordsMeaning: A person who does … Continue reading Random Phrases of the day