“Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom.” -Laozi My Words: To become wise, you must have good judgment by knowing yourself.
Pat on the Back Tell someone you’re proud of just how proud you are. I am proud of my father for being a productive member of society and raising me as his son. I consider my father to be a great man. He has accomplished so many things in his life and is respected by […]
“All courses of action are risky, so prudence is not in avoiding danger (it’s impossible), but calculating risk and acting decisively. Make mistakes of ambition and not mistakes of sloth. Develop the strength to do bold things, not the strength to suffer.” -Niccolo Machiavelli My Words: Weigh the pros and cons of each decision. For […]
Drawing a Blank When was the last time you walked away from a discussion, only to think of The Perfect Comeback hours later? Recreate the scene for us, and use your winning line. It was a normal day hanging out with my family. I was annoying my brother as usual to keep myself entertained. Teasing […]
“A man is rich in proportion to the number of things he can afford to let alone.” -Henry David Thoreau My Words: A rich man is not measured by the number of possessions he owns but by the value he puts towards his possessions.
State of Your Year Write up a mid-year “State of My Year” post. I started the year off great with New Years with my family. My resolution was to get good grades and meet new people. I accomplished both to a satisfactory degree. My winter and spring quarter of college I began to branch out […]
“If you must play, decide on three things at the start: the rules of the game, the stakes, and the quitting time.” -Chinese Proverb My Words: Nothing lasts forever. Know when to start and finish or else you may get stuck in an everlasting cycle of a repetitive nature.
Life After Blog Your life without a computer: what does it look like? My life without a computer would be a simple life. I would focus on the things I need such as food and shelter. Life would be reverted back to the nomadic life of always being on the move. I would focus my […]
“Part of being a winner is knowing when enough is enough. Sometimes you have to give up the fight and walk away, and move on to something that’s more productive.” -Donald Trump My Words: Winning is not always about beating your opponent. A real winner knows when to walk away when the tides are turned. […]