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“Jill Bolte Taylor got a research opportunity few brain scientists would wish for: She had a massive stroke, and watched as her brain functions — motion, speech, self-awareness — shut down one by one. An astonishing story.” TED TED Talk – My stroke of insight Filmed Feb 2008 [15,245,401 views to date May 2014] Taylor’s […]


1. Courage is not the absence of fear – it’s inspiring others to move beyond it 2. Lead from the front – but don’t leave your base behind 3. Lead from the back – and let others believe they are in front 4. Know your enemy – and learn about their favourite sport 5. Keep […]


How aware are we of our own inner life, our spirituality—something so intangible yet so priceless? How much effort do we make to perceive that which is not obvious, which can neither be seen nor heard? I believe the exploration and enrichment of the human spirit is what determines our very humanity. Such enrichment provides […]


Zapiro – Brilliant man gives visual spin to what the bleep is going on. update 15.12.2010 Zuma is after Zapiro again – reopened case of 2 yrs ago – see post from then with cartoons that made him sue https://bizlinks.wordpress.com/2008/09/10/zapiro-so-whats-all-the-furore-about-freedom-of-expression-thats-what/ UPDATE – Zapiro’s banned TV Satirical show – ZA News – goes on line! [17.10.09] […]


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“One of my favorite Argentine poets, the great educator Almafuerte (1854-1917) wrote: “To the weak, difficulty is a closed door. To the strong, however, it is a door waiting to be opened.” Difficulties impede the progress of those who are weak. For the strong, however, they are an opportunity to open wide the doors to […]


Life may be more akin to a series of meets than a single marathon. You can lose a race here or there, as long as you win in one contest, in one area. All the struggles you endured will become a prized investment in your own person. DAISAKU IKEDA DAILY QUOTE