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05-12-22

Charles Dickens: Reflections

Reflect upon your present blessings -- of which every man has many -- not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.

Charles Dickens

Charles John Huffam Dickens (7 February 1812 - 9 June 1870) was an English writer and social critic. He created some of the world's best-known fictional characters and is regarded as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era. His works enjoyed unprecedented popularity during his lifetime, and by the twentieth century critics and scholars had recognised him as a literary genius. His novels and short stories enjoy lasting popularity.

02-12-22

Steve Maraboli: What are you going to create?

No matter what your history has been,
your destiny is what you create today.
What are you going to create?

Steve Maraboli

Steve Maraboli (born 18 April 1975) is a motivating speaker, author, and behavioral science academic. His words have been shared and published throughout the world in more than 25 languages. Maraboli has delivered his speeches in over 30 countries, earning numerous awards while being praised by media.

01-12-22

Mark Twain: The best way to cheer yourself

The best way to cheer yourself is to try to cheer someone else up.

Mark Twain

Samuel Langhorne Clemens (Florida, MO November 30, 1835 - Redding CT,April 21, 1910), better known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American author and humorist. He wrote The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) and its sequel, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1885), the latter often called "the Great American Novel."

30-11-22

John Green: The labyrinth of suffering

The only way out of the labyrinth of suffering is to forgive.

John Green

John Michael Green (born August 24, 1977) is an American author of young adult fiction, YouTube video blogger (vlogger) and educator. He won the 2006 Printz Award for his debut novel, Looking for Alaska, and his sixth novel, The Fault in Our Stars, debuted at number 1 on The New York Times Best Seller list in January 2012. The 2014 film adaptation opened at #1 at the box office. In 2014, Green was included in Time magazine's list of the 100 most influential people in the world. Another film based on a Green novel, Paper Towns, was released on July 24, 2015.

29-11-22

Albert Einstein: Our situation here on Earth

Strange is our situation here on Earth. Each of us comes for a short visit, not knowing why, yet sometimes seeming to divine a purpose. From the standpoint of daily life, however, there is one thing we do know: that man is here for the sake of other men - above all for those upon whose smiles and well-being our own happiness depends.

Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein (Ulm, Germany 14 March 1879 - Princeton, NJ, USA, 18 April 1955) was a German-born theoretical physicist from Jewish origen. later nationalized Swiss and US. He developed the general theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics. He is considered one of the most important physicists of the 20th century.