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  • Akira Yoshizawa Quotes and his Inspiring Life

    Posted by on March 14th, 2012 at 8:20 am
    Akira Yoshizawa was born on March 14, 1911. His parents were dairy farmers, but he moved to Tokyo when he was just 13 years old to take a job in a factory. When he was in his early 20s, he was promoted from his factory worker position to a job as a technical draftsman. As part of his duties, he was responsible for teaching new employees basic geometry. He decided to use origami, which he had learned as a child, as a teaching tool to make these lessons easier to understand. In 1937, Akira Yosh...
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  • A Motivational story – How To Stop Gossip, Rumour And Backbiting ?

    Posted by on March 7th, 2012 at 11:26 am
    In ancient Greece, Socrates was reputed to hold knowledge in high esteem. One day an acquaintance met the great philosopher and said, "Do you know what I just heard about your friend?" "Hold on a minute," Socrates replied. "Before telling me anything I'd like you to pass a little test. It's called the Triple Filter Test." "Triple filter?" "That's right," Socrates continued. "Before you talk to me about my friend, it might be a good idea to take a moment and filter what you're going to...
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  • Flying

    Posted by on March 7th, 2012 at 10:58 am
    Once upon a time there was a little boy who was raised in an orphanage. The little boy had always wished that he could fly like a bird. It was very difficult for him to understand why he could not fly. There were birds at the zoo that were much bigger than he, and they could fly "Why can't I?" he thought. "Is there something wrong with me?" he wondered. There was another little boy who was crippled. He had always wished that he could walk and run like other little boys and girls. "Why can'...
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  • The House Of 1000 Mirrors

    Posted by on March 5th, 2012 at 7:46 am
    Long ago in a small, far away village, there was place known as the House of 1000 Mirrors. A small, happy little dog learned of this place and decided to visit. When he arrived, he bounced happily up the stairs to the doorway of the house. He looked through the doorway with his ears lifted high and his tail wagging as fast as it could. To his great surprise, he found himself staring at 1000 other happy little dogs with their tails wagging just as fast as his. He smiled a great smile, and was a...
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  • An Eagle and Chicks

    Posted by on March 5th, 2012 at 7:34 am
    Once upon a time, there was a large mountainside, where an eagle's nest rested. The eagle's nest contained four large eagle eggs. One day an earthquake rocked the mountain causing one of the eggs to roll down the mountain, to a chicken farm, located in the valley bellow. The chickens knew that they must protect and care for the eagle's egg, so an old hen volunteered to nature and raise the large egg. One day, the egg hatched and a beautiful eagle was born. Sadly, however, the eagle was rai...
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  • The Builder

    Posted by on March 5th, 2012 at 7:30 am
    An elderly carpenter was ready to retire. He told his employer-contractor of his plans to leave the house building business and live a more leisurely life with his wife enjoying his extended family. He would miss the pay cheque, but he needed to retire. They could get by. The contractor was sorry to see his good worker go and asked if he could build just one more house as a personal favour. The carpenter said yes, but in time it was easy to see that his heart was not in his work. He resor...
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  • Forgiveness Quotes

    Posted by on December 19th, 2011 at 7:32 am
    “And when you stand praying, if you hold anything against anyone, forgive him, so that your Father in heaven may forgive you your sins.” –Mark 11:25 (NIV) The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong. – Mahathma Gandhi If we really want to love we must learn how to forgive. – Mother Teresa Forgiveness is the giving, and so the receiving, of life. – George MacDonald Always forgive your enemies – nothing annoys them so much. – Oscar Wilde Forg...
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  • Time Quotes

    Posted by on December 19th, 2011 at 7:13 am
    The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time. – Bertrand Russell The key is in not spending time, but in investing it – Stephen R. Covey Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time who never loses any. It is wonderful how much can be done if we are always doing – Thomas Jefferson Make use of time, let not advantage slip – William Shakespeare This time, like all times, is a very good one, if we but know what to do with it – Ralph Wa...
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  • Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Quotes

    Posted by on December 19th, 2011 at 6:38 am
    Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam usually referred to as Dr. A. P. J.Abdul Kalam, is an Indian scientist and administrator who served as the 11th President of India. Born: October 15, 1931,Dhanushkodi Books: Wings of Fire, Ignited Minds, luminous sparks, Inspiring thoughts and more. Awards: Bharat Ratna, Indira Gandhi Award for National Integration and more. Click here to get Abdul Kalam Quotes FaceBook Covers   You have to dream before your dreams can come true. God, our C...
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  • Mother Teresa Quotes

    Posted by on December 17th, 2011 at 7:55 am
    Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta born Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu commonly known as Mother Teresa was an Albanian–born Indian Roman Catholic nun. Born: August 26, 1910, Skopje Died: September 5, 1997, Kolkata Full name: Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu Awards: Nobel Peace Prize, Bharat Ratna, Padma Shri, Pope John XXIII Peace Prize. Read below the Inspiring Quotes of Mother Teresa. If we really want to love we must learn how to forgive. Peace begins with a smile In this life we cannot always do grea...
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  • Maya Angelou Quotes

    Posted by on December 17th, 2011 at 6:58 am
    Maya Angelou is an American author and poet. She has published six autobiographies, five books of essays, numerous books of poetry, and is credited with a long list of plays, movies, and television shows. Born: April 4, 1928 ,St. Louis Awards: Presidential Medal of Freedom, Quill Award for Poetry   I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel. Nothing will work unless you do Music was my re...
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  • Success Quotes

    Posted by on December 17th, 2011 at 2:55 am
    Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing. – Abraham Lincoln The most important single ingredient in the formula of success is knowing how to get along with people. – Theodore Roosevelt Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value – Albert Einstein Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success. – Swami Sivananda No great man ever complains of want of oppo...
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