“Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.” – The Buddha In my life, I would say this this … Continue reading The significance of famous quotes: Part 1
This morning I was drinking my usual cup of of coffee while watching the news before heading to work when an advertisement come up from one of the local jewellers … Continue reading The truth about Diamonds: A marketer’s best friend
“Is the glass half full or half empty” is a famous proverbial phrase that usually signifies either a optimistic or pessimistic interpretation of the glass. The intent of this axiom … Continue reading A different viewpoint to the question: “Is the glass half full or half empty?”
Just take a moment and think about the following situations: Scenario 1 You’re watching a stand-up comedian and laugh at his well timed jokes in anticipation of what they might … Continue reading The Human tendency to time Everything.
Heraclitus of Ephesus was a pre-Socratic Greek philosopher that lived from 535BC to 475BC. He has been often called the ‘dark’ or ‘obscure’ philosopher due to his rather cryptic and … Continue reading Examining the ideas of Heraclitus, the Dark philosopher
Hello everyone, hope you folks are having a wonderful day. From one of my musings, here’s a thought experiment that I developed with several questions in which I compare a … Continue reading Interesting Thoughts #3: Will we still be considered a Conscious being or Machine?
As both an emperor of the Roman Empire in addition to being a philosopher, Marcus Aurelius has a unique place in history as very few leaders have possessed his combination … Continue reading Inspirational & Thought Provoking People Part 3: Marcus Aurelius
“It’s okay to think of crazy ideas at school. When people go to school, they fear their ideas are too crazy. Education is not to stop crazy ideas. Education is … Continue reading Interesting Thoughts #2 : Education
Everything that we see in the world is delayed. Even when we look at ourselves in a mirror, that is also delayed. We can never truly see what we look … Continue reading Interesting Thoughts #1: Anything we look at is delayed.
When asked to define a wealthy person, the answer generally goes something like this: “someone that has a lot of money & high net worth”. For this common answer, I … Continue reading How I define a “Wealthy” Person
What should be more important in a person’s life? Should they be someone with a focus on being the most liked person or should they strive to be a respected … Continue reading To be Liked or Respected?
Why do many people constantly want new things? Let me rephrase this another way: Why do people want new things after learning that this new thing exists? Let’s imagine a … Continue reading The Nature of “Want”