Tag Archive: Mindset

Pushing, Pulling and Growth

Dean Bohkhari wrote an interesting piece of article titled 30 life lessons learned in 30 years. The article is overall interesting and puts forward some great lessons. Out of those, I am reproducing one such lesson for the benefit of…
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We are What We Choose

I have read many interesting thoughts before by Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon. And today I came across his his speech delivered as the baccalaureate remarks to graduates from Princeton University in 2010. The transcript from the Princeton website…
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Our Place in the Scheme of Things

Universe

I was looking for a short and clear video on how the seasons change on earth when I found this video. In the starting scenes, the sun and the earth are shown surrounded by the rest of the universe. For…
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Peter Diamandis’ Laws

Peter Diamandis is the Chairman of Singularity University and the Chairman and CEO of The X-Prize Foundation, which creates competitions to solve some of the biggest issues we are facing today. I read his laws in his brilliant book Bold….
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Read Like a Mad Man

Planet

A friend asks me for an advice. If I have been through a similar situation, I tell them this is what I do. If it is about something I don’t know much about, I tell them exactly that. In any…
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A Special Question

Sometimes I think of the following question. Which of the following is true? Do I use my mind to do a certain set of tasks based on my plans? Does my mind control a frame equipped with arms and legs…
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Limitations of my Mind

My previous home was around 1.2km from the train station. I used to walk to the station in the morning and evening which took around 12-15 minutes, spending really good time in fresh morning air and thinking the solution to…
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An Interesting Irony of Life

A few days ago, one of my friends sent me a joke related to an interesting irony of life. I thought that it was appropriate to share it here. An old man entered a bar. After having two drinks, he…
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Some Harsh Truths that Make Us Stronger

Recently, I had the opportunity to read a wonderful article on 16 harsh truths that make us stronger. I am copying a summary below while you can go the original article to read the details. I really enjoyed reading it….
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A Problem with “How was your Day Today?”

Most of the parents ask this question when they pick up their children from school, or when the children return home. The problem with this question is that it is quite open ended. If the child feels happy according to…
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