S.O.S

A Boeing 777 wide-body jetliner was lumbering along at 800km/hour at 33000 feet when a cocky F-16 fighter jet flashed by at Mach 2. The F-16 pilot decided to show off. On his state of the art radio that is part of his state of the art 3D & million dollar headset, the F-16 youngster…

Always look for Simple Solutions

*Case 1:* When America began the launch of astronauts into space, they found out that the pens wouldn’t work at zero gravity (Ink won’t flow down to the writing surface). To solve this problem, it took them one decade and $12 million. They developed a pen that worked at zero gravity, upside down, underwater, in…

Yes, I’m changing

LIFE LESSONS “A friend of mine turned 68. I asked him what’s changing? He sent me following lines.” Yes, I am changing. *After loving my parents, my siblings, my spouse, my children, my friends, now I have started loving myself.* Yes, I am changing. *I just realised that I am not “Atlas”. The world does…

I’m Slowly Learning

*I’m Slowly Learning That I Don’t Have To React To Everything That Bothers Me* *I’m slowly learning that I don’t have to hurt those who hurt me. I’m slowly learning that maybe the ultimate sign of maturity is walking away instead of getting even* *I’m slowly learning that the energy it takes to react to…

Nothing in life is for life

Nothing in life lasts for life. Remember to live before you leave. Don’t spend your entire life making a living and forget to live. There are only two ways to live, you’re either living or just existing. A balanced life is the best life. Whoever says you’re irreplaceable is lying to you. Life is like…

Larry or Harry

Larry and Harry, *two homeless men* were given a chance a to travel to a third world country on an all-expenses paid trip. They were told to carry nothing and return with nothing… They were to make sure they spend all that was given to them. Provision had been made for their expenses and welfare…

Asset vs Liability

*What the Rich teach their children: Asset vs Liability* One day, the son of a rich man, who was an undergraduate, approached his father and the following discussion took place. *Son:* _Dad, may I speak with you?_ *Dad:* _Go ahead._ *Son:* _Among all my classmates, I am the only one without a car. It is…

A Personal Crave for Excellence

A German once visited a museum under construction where he saw a sculptor making an image of a great king… Suddenly he noticed a similar image lying nearby… Surprised, he asked the sculptor, “Do you need two statues of the same image?” “No,” said the sculptor, without looking up, “We need only one, but the…

CONSIDERATIONS FOR 2018

1. ON EARNING: Never depend on single income. Make investment to create a second chance. _________________________________ 2. ON SPENDING: If you buy things you do not need, soon you will have to sell things you need. ________________________________ 3. ON SAVINGS: Do not save what is left after spending, but spend what is left after saving.…