"I must do something" always solves more problems than "Something must be done." Author Unknown How often do we find ourselves wringing our hands in frustration and loudly proclaiming that something must be done. It could be some trivial issue at work or home or it could be something that evokes nationalistic pride but far … Continue reading Walk the talk…
Month: May 2011
A perpetual holiday is a good working definition of hell. George Bernard Shaw For those who are wondering why this blog has not been updated, let me clarify that I was on a holiday in Mysore and Waynad (Kerala). While it was a well planned and refreshing break, I did occasionally feel guilty that I … Continue reading Making the best of holidays
Have patience. All things are difficult before they become easy. Saadi Ask yourself if there are habits, mannerisms, techniques or behavioral traits that you are keen on changing for the better but cannot overcome yet. Perhaps you have attempted to change but gave it up or you have not even started the process of change … Continue reading When patience pays.
Half of being smart is knowing what you are dumb about.Solomon Short In our own way, each of us would have some competencies that give us the edge over others but that does not necessarily mean that we are smart. When we can recognize our competencies and simultaneously be aware of our deficiencies and work … Continue reading The art of being smart
“Disappointment to a noble soul is what cold water is to burning metal; it strengthens tempers, intensifies, but never destroys it.” Eliza Tabor None of us want to face disappointments in any form but we try to be ready to face it when it comes, for the one reality we all agree upon, is that … Continue reading Handling disappointments