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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, […]

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 […]

If there are no ups and downs in your life... it means you are dead.

Ups and Downs in your Life

If you are struggling right now, living through a difficult moment or tough times, just remember there will always be “down” moments in your life. Those hard times that weigh upon you where you think there is no end in sight. However it will not always be this way… things eventually WILL get better and […]

Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. Sir Richard Steele Quote

Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body

Some people only do physical exercise to keep fit, to be in shape and to generally look good. Though you must never forget that we should also exercise our mind. How do we do that? By reading. Reading will also make you look good and keep you “in form”. Reading is to the mind what […]

The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts - Marcus Aurelius

The happiness of your life depends upon …

Your thoughts create how your life is right now. Positive thoughts lead to a positive life which leads to happiness. If you think like sucks, then it does, simple as that. Have you ever noticed how negative things always happen to people that are negative or always complaining about life. The same goes for positive […]

If we do not plant knowledge when young, it will give us no shade when we are old. Lord Chesterfield

Plant knowledge when young

Knowledge is like a tree. You need to plant the seed and nurture it. Little by little the tree gets bigger and grows strong roots into the ground. Eventually it not only gives us protection, but some also give us fruit. You also need to plant the seed of knowledge into the minds of children. […]

The more you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go. Dr Seuss

The more you read, the more things you will know

Books are magical. I’m glad that I learned the enjoyment of reading from an early age. And yes, thanks to books, I have been to many places, both in my imagination and in the real world. The more you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll […]

Do not care about what other people think of you

Don’t care about what other people think of you

Don’t worry about what other people think of you and any negative comments they may make. They often do that out of jealousy. They’re just unhappy or frustrated with their own lives and they try and bring people down to their low level to make themselves feel better. They want to see you fail because […]