Category: Quotes

Pity is Mostly Useless

People who deserve pity don't want it, and people who beg for pity don't deserve it.

My personal experience in counseling, teaching and volunteering to humanitarian causes has introduced me to a wide variety of people of all walks of life. One thing that almost all of them had in common was problems: some had family

Givers by Nature

Humans are givers by nature. That's why it's easier to do something for another than for oneself. Try it, and you'll see what I mean.

It is a well known facts that we all love getting gifts; however, once we look closer, we will see that most of us love giving gifts even more. In addition to that, we love to help others, and when

Raising Tough Kids

We need to teach our kids to be tough: the system may be synthesized to protect them from bullies, but who will protect them against a system gone wrong?

Schools nowadays are full of anti-bullying campaigns and trying to teach kids to be nice to one another. While this may work sometimes, it fails miserably most of the time. But why does it fail? To answer this question, we


talk for people not about them. unless you have love in your heart, refrain from discussing another person.

It is a universal principle that when two people meet with boredom, they end up talking about a third. Also, it’s usually not in a good way. Think about yourself. How many times have you ended up being more offended

People and Hardships

the same sun which softens chocolate hardens clay

There are two kinds of people… How many times have you heard that one before? No really! A person’s truth shines only after he’s been through hardships. One of the most important gods in the Hindu religion is Lord Shiva

Succeeding Through Others

A truly successful person is not one who achieves his highest ambitions, but one who enjoys helping others reach theirs.

Success has different meanings to different people. To a child at home, getting the toy he wants for xmas is success; for a kid at school, getting that grade is success; for a young man in college, getting that certificate

The Mark of Wisdom

To preserve your innocence while acquiring intelligence, that is a true mark of wisdom.

Seeking wisdom is perhaps one of the most noble causes; however, it is also one of the most dangerous. This is mainly due to the fact that most seekers look for wisdom without really knowing what it looks like. Neale

Where is God?

we need to stop looking for god and start seeing him

Where is god? (I’m not talking about any particular religious entity or religious god. I am talking about the universal creative force in general.) This is perhaps one of the most asked questions of all time. People have been asking

Belong to Yourself First!

We all want to belong. Ever since we are born, we are attached to a family, then to a country, then to a religion. Afterwards, when we grow up a bit more, we end up attaching ourselves to groups of

Finding your Mentor

Find that person who will make your whole world tremble with a few words. Apprentice yourself faithfully to him until you can make your own world tremble constantly.

Whether in spirituality or business, having a mentor can make a huge difference to the journey and the destination. But how does one find or choose a mentor? First of all, true mentors are rare. You can check my article