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Life is like a roller coaster

Life is like a roller coaster

Life is never going to be straightforward or plain sailing for anyone… ever. There will always be high moments and low moments, moments when you are up or when you are down… much like riding a roller coaster. But the choice is always yours, whether you want to be frightened or frustrated and scream your […]

Serenity is not freedom from the storm, but peace amid the storm

Serenity is not freedom from the storm

It’s easy to find peace in a quiet room, reading a book or out in nature. True serenity comes when you can also be at peace in a crowded room, in the middle of a traffic jam or amongst the chaos of a busy main street. Serenity is not freedom from the storm, but peace […]

Margaret Thatcher Quote - What we think, we become

What we think, we become

Today, 8th of April 2013, Margaret Thatcher died at the age of 87. Here is a great quote by the woman known as “The Iron Lady”. Watch your thoughts for they become words. Watch your words for they become actions. Watch your actions for they become habits. Watch your habits for they become your character. […]

April 1. This is the day upon which we are reminded of what we are on the other three hundred and sixty-four. Mark Twain

April Fools’ Day – Mark Twain

April 1st. This date, also known as April Fools’ Day is widely recognized and celebrated as a day when people play practical jokes and hoaxes on each other. People delight in seeing who falls for their jokes, and many often do. Mark Twain in Pudd’nhead Wilson and Other Tales wrote this famous quote about this […]

The quote by Albert Einstein, Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.

Imagination is more important than knowledge

Many times without having imagination in the first place, we wouldn’t have a lot of the things or a lot of the knowledge that we have today. Someone had to imagine it first and then create it and only then has it become a part of our knowledge of how the world works. Imagination is […]

Put your phone away and pay attention to those talking to you. There’s even an App for that… it’s called respect.

Put your phone away and pay attention

The arrival of smartphones, and being able to be connected with the world via a small device that fits in your pocket, has improved our lives considerably but has also created some new problems for society. One problem is that people are spending more and more time glued to the small screen of their phone, […]

An Irish toast for Saint Patrick's Day'

An Irish Toast to Saint Patrick

This is an Irish toast that can be said on Saint Patrick’s Day (March 17th). It reminds people of what he did (driving the snakes from Ireland). Saint Patrick was a gentleman, who through strategy and stealth Drove all the snakes from Ireland, here’s a drink to his health! But not too many drinks, lest […]

Many opportunities are lost because people are out looking for four-leaf clovers.

Looking for four-leaf clovers

Many people blame luck for people’s good fortunes. They do well in business, sport or life in general and people say they are lucky. Little do they know that it most likely happened because of hard work or paying attention to what was happening around them and not letting any opportunities go by. They don’t […]

Don’t make decisions when you’re angry, don’t make promises when you’re happy

Making decisions and promises

It is easy to get carried away by our emotions. When you are angry, you normally only think of the negatives things and don’t have a clear picture of the situation that is causing you to feel that way. While, when you are happy, it is easy to make promises because you think everything in […]