What meaning are you giving to life?

The meaning you give to an event, a situation, an experience drives your life more than the event, situation or experience itself. Life is what it is. We can’t change what it is. Whenever we change anything about life, it is actually the meaning – what it means to us – that we change. And […]

Quotes of the week

“Where your talent and the needs of the world cross, your calling can be found.” —Aristotle “Nothing so conclusively proves a man’s ability to lead others, as what he does from day to day to lead himself.” — Thomas J. Watson, former chairman of IBM “Problems are to the mind what exercise is to the […]

What do you think?

We know what others think and we are so ignorant about what we really really think. We pander to others, always downsizing ourselves while those same people too pander to some others and downsize themselves until there will be no sense of dignity & humanity in us all anymore. Should we only think of what […]

Awareness (2)

How do we begin to live with such an intentionality that makes us conscious of our reactions to the universe? Awareness is a matter of recognising our reaction to life, outcomes and events. Then we move to cross examine these reactions to identify the weaknesses they represent in us. Reactions simply reveal an inherent, predictable […]

Courage

As I watch my son getting ready to walk, I am constantly reminded of the possibilities available in life for those who are resilient and undeterred. He doesn’t seem to have any worries about anything he wants to do, whether it is standing by the TV and staring into it or trying to pull off […]

Struggle

C’mon! Do you like the sound of what you hear? Or is it the sight of what you see? How does it make you to feel? If you are anything like me, you won’t be a fan of such an idea that invokes pain and constricts freedom. But I can guarantee that it defines some […]