Archive for December, 2011

Change your life

Written on December 27, 2011 | by

“When you grow up you tend to get told the world is the way it is and your life is just to live your life inside the world. Try not to bash into the walls too much. Try to have a nice family life, have fun, save a little money. That’s a very limited life. […]

Jingle Bells

Written on December 21, 2011 | by

“Jingle Bells” is one of the best-known and commonly sung winter songs in the world. It was written by James Lord Pierpont (1822–1893) and published under the title “One Horse Open Sleigh” in the autumn of 1857. Even though it is commonly referred to as a Christmas song, it was actually written and sung for Thanksgiving. It […]

And that has made all the difference

Written on December 11, 2011 | by

Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And looked down one as far as I could To where it bent in the undergrowth; Then took the other, just as fair, And having perhaps the better claim, Because it was grassy and […]

Why must one creature eat another to live

Written on December 10, 2011 | by

One day, the Buddha sat down in the shade of a tree and noticed how beautiful the countryside was. Flowers were blooming and trees were putting on bright new leaves, but among all this beauty, he saw much unhappiness. A farmer beat his ox in the field. A bird pecked at an earthworm, and then […]

Your beliefs become your thoughts

Written on December 9, 2011 | by

 “Your beliefs become your thoughts. Your thoughts become your words. Your words become your actions. Your actions become your habits. Your habits become your values. Your values become your destiny.” -M.K. Gandhi Gandhi’s Talisman “I will give you a talisman. Whenever you are in doubt, or when the self becomes too much with you, apply the following test. […]

what are you doing for the next generation

Written on December 8, 2011 | by

A self-important college freshman walking along the beach took it upon himself to explain to a senior citizen resting on the steps why it was impossible for the older generation to understand his generation. “You grew up in a different world, actually an almost private one” the student said loud enough for others to hear. “The young people of today grew up with […]

Your life and your God

Written on December 8, 2011 | by

If you never felt pain, then how would you know that I’m a Healer? If you never went through difficulties, how would you know that I’m a Deliverer? If you never had a trial, how could you call yourself an overcomer? If you never felt sadness, how would you know that I’m a Comforter? If […]

Rich People vs Poor People

Written on December 8, 2011 | by

One day, the father of a very wealthy family took his son on a trip to the country with the express purpose of showing him how poor people live. They spent a couple of days and nights on the farm of what would be considered a very poor family. On their return from their trip, […]

This small story can make a BIG change in You

Written on December 7, 2011 | by

A Professor began his class by holding up a glass with some water in it. He held it up for all to see & asked the students “How much do you think this glass weighs?” ’50g!’ …. ’100g!’ ….. ’125g’ ..the students answered. “I really don’t know unless I weigh it,” said the professor, “but, my question is: […]

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