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Member Since: 19th October 2010
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31st January 2011

With Nothing Still there is Love

“Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair, but manifestations of strength and resolution,” Kahlil Gibran, When successes fall through, when classmates ridicule, when businesses fail, when stock markets crash, when cars breakdown, or w...

31st January 2011

Growing Through Mistakes

“All life demands struggle. Those who have everything given to them become lazy, selfish, and insensitive to the real values of life. The very striving and hard word that we so constantly try to avoid is the major building block in the person we are tod...

31st January 2011

Bad Behavior Follows Bad Behavior

“To see and listen to the wicked is already the beginning of wickedness,” Confucius, Chinese teacher, philosopher and political theorist. According to Confucius, simply listening to an evil plan is not profitable. It could lead the listener down a wron...

31st January 2011

Following Others to a Fall

“Loyalty to petrified opinions never yet broke a chain or freed a human soul in this world – and never will,” Mark Twain, American author and humorist. The draw of the clique happens automatically. Even adults are drawn to interact with certain people. ...

28th January 2011

Bravely Speaking the Truth

“In giving advice seek to help, not to please, your friend,” Solon, first century Athenian statesman, lawmaker and poet. The bully on the playground intimidates and silences with fear those who would tattle. Executives blackmail underlings into submissi...

27th January 2011

Selfishness is a Burden

“I believe all suffering is caused by ignorance. People inflict pain on others in the selfish pursuit of their own happiness or satisfaction,” Dalai Lama, Tibetan Buddhist and Nobel Peace Prize winner. Humanity, in general, suffers from selfishness. Ev...