Tag Archive: Peace

To Become Humble

We all encounter people who need to learn a little humbleness. Nobody likes an arrogant and boasting person, even if they are truly exceptional. Sometimes we are that person ourselves! One method that I think makes a person humble is…
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Some Excerpts from Mind Platter

I have found some good messages in the book Mind Platter by Najwa Zebian, a Lebanese-Canadian author and poet. Some excerpts are as follows. My Philosophy I cannot count the number of times I’ve been told not to be too…
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Take That Step

Recently, I came upon the book Mind Platter by Najwa Zebian, a Lebanese-Canadian author and poet. I found that she has a great talent to express ideas in a heart-warming style. Here is an excerpt. If you can’t stand up…
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Benefits of an Unbroken Run

The good thing about good habits is that they build a history of investment in that aspect of one’s life in the form of an unbroken run. This investment if continued for some time (even with pain) plays a central…
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More on Controlling the Anger

Once I wrote a post on two rules of anger management. I had these rules as one of my daily notes in my Evernote and I read it every day for years (which I think is one of the ways…
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More on Nothing

Long ago, I wrote a post about having nothing as a must-do activity in a day. While I am still not very clear about the importance of this practice, I value it more and more as I see everyday examples…
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Our Desires are Heating the Planet

This is a post I wanted to write in extraordinary detail. However, my main focus has been to deliver content in short and readable form, so I will keep it to the point as well. It is strange to believe…
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Some Ideas from The Obstacle is the Way

In 2014, Ryan Holiday wrote a book named The Obstacle is the Way that proved to be a good hit that year. It is structured around three disciplines: perception, action and will. Here are some key ideas. I. Perception How…
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The Path to Winning a Discussion

I have already discussed in updating my favourite fruit that the decision once taken in an early age becomes hardwired in our brains and becomes part of our selves just like height and hair color. Probably due to this reason,…
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Without a Judgement

As I mentioned long ago, we play cricket on the morning of every weekend. There is a creek passing outside the ground and sometimes the ball reaches there after a nicely struck six. One beautiful morning, I went to fetch…
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