“As you interact with people throughout life, always strive to be what people need you to be instead of what people want you to be.” – Irshad Khan
A couple of days ago I was at the hospital visiting my grandfather as he was having some health issues. Several hours into my visit, I headed down to the … Continue reading The power of the Human Spirit
When it comes to understanding the truth for a given event, a phrase that is often used is that people should listen to “to both sides of a story” and other … Continue reading Two sides to every story?
Good & Evil – two terms that have been used by humankind since time immemorial. But what do they mean? What does it mean to be good? What does it … Continue reading Good & Evil
“I can never truly look at a someone and say with certainty that I know who they are as a person. I’ve spent a decade in self-examination and I’m still … Continue reading Personal Quotes #5
What are numbers at a fundamental level? I’ve always found this question rather interesting as I’ve dealt with plenty of numbers throughout my career working in the finance industry. Yet, … Continue reading What are Numbers?
“The need for inner well being will become very strong in the next 20 to 25 years, when technology starts doing most the things you’re doing and you don’t know … Continue reading Existence & Meaning in the Future
Isn’t it interesting how many of the technologies we use today began as an a nice to have item that steadily transformed into an item of necessity? To help bring clarity … Continue reading From “Nice To Have” to Necessity
It’s often said that if we want to understand a person, we need to look at ideas from their perspective. However, can we truly comprehend ideas from another persons perspective … Continue reading Interesting Thoughts #4: Perspective
Who truly enjoys greater freedom? Is it the person who spends their entire life living up to the expected conduct of modern society or is it the individual who abides … Continue reading Freedom
According to current psychological research, memory is something that is considered flexible in the sense that the brain re-constructs memories each time we remember it – contrary to the common … Continue reading Is the past real?
“Knowing others is intelligence, knowing yourself is true wisdom” – Lao Tzu This brilliant quote from Lao Tzu truly encompasses the absolute truth regarding the fundamental difference between intelligence and … Continue reading The significance of famous quotes: part 2