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June 2009

Peer Pressure

I am sure you remember how hard it was to go against the peer pressure. You always went with what your friends thought of you. I would say now that you are older and wiser that it does not matter any more. But the reality is that before you were young and foolish and now [...]

Its Summer Vacation!

You can say that again. I can hear the parents groan as they try and figure out ways to keep the kids busy and I can hear the kids groan as they are told to do stuff. What a joyful time of year – the birds are out in full swing, the sun rises earlier, [...]

False Evidence Appearing Real

Have you heard that before? The acronymn for that is FEAR. The opposite of faith, the stealer of dreams, the biggest culprit that makes you doubt yourself. Franklin D. Roosevelt said that you have nothing to fear but fear itself. After all fear does not exist anywhere except in the mind. I never realized how [...]

Control

Everyone seems to want it, half of them cannot keep it and the rest are fighting for it – I am talking about control. When you look at history, wars have been fought and kingdoms have been razed because of it. I guess it is part of human nature to be in control – but [...]

How you do one thing is how you do everything

If you have ever heard the adage ‘how you do one thing is how you do everything’ – you should know it is totally true. I never realized it until someone mentioned that to me and I started to be conscious about it. How I approach a problem is how I think, is how I [...]