Posted by admin on June 10th, 2016 at 1:55 pm
Johann Wolfgang Goethe was a German writer and statesman.His body of work includes epic and lyric poetry written in a variety of metres and styles; prose and verse dramas; memoirs; an autobiography; literary and aesthetic criticism; treatises on botany, anatomy, and colour; and four novels.
In addition, numerous literary and scientific fragments, more than 10,000 letters, and nearly 3,000 drawings by him exist.
Born: August 28, 1749, Free City of Frankfurt
Died: March 22, 1832, ...
Posted by admin on May 15th, 2016 at 3:40 pm
Watch below the emotional and inspirational speech of Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook. Sheryl Sandberg made this amazing speech at University of California, Berkeley Commencement Convocation 2016.
Sheryl Sandberg spoke publicly for the first time about her husband Dave Goldberg's sudden death in 2015
Sandberg encouraged UC Berkeley’s 2016 graduating class to build resilience in themselves, their places of work and their communities
Read below the transcript of this speech.
Posted by admin on May 13th, 2016 at 12:53 pm
Thomas John Watson Sr. was an American businessman. He served as the chairman and CEO of International Business Machines and oversaw the company's growth into an international force from 1914 to 1956.
Born: February 17, 1874, l, New York, United States
Died: June 19, 1956, New York, United States
If you want to increase your success rate, double your failure rate.
Don't make friends who are comfortable to be with. Make friends who will force you to lever yourself up.
A man is kn...
Posted by admin on April 2nd, 2016 at 5:01 pm
Do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble - Matthew 6:34
Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you -Matthew 7:7
Do not let your heart be troubled; believe in God, believe also in Me -John 14:1
A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another. -John 13:34
I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the F...
Posted by admin on March 29th, 2016 at 3:29 pm
Benjamin Elijah Mays was an American Baptist minister, activist, humanitarian, and leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement.
He is best known for his role in the advancement of civil rights, and the progression of political rights of African Americans in America.
Dr. Mays was active working with world leaders, such as John F. Kennedy, Martin Luther King, and John D. Rockefeller, in improving the social standing of minorities in politics, education, and business.
Mays was als...
Posted by admin on March 1st, 2016 at 8:45 am
Justin Drew Bieber is a Canadian singer and songwriter. Bieber released his debut EP, My World, in late 2009. It was certified platinum in the U.S. He became the first artist to have seven songs from a debut record chart on the Billboard Hot 100.
Born: March 1, 1994 ,Canada
No matter how talented you are.Not every one is going to like you but that's life, stay strong.
I just get so happy when I think the fact that I get to do what I love every day as a job.
Friends are th...
Posted by admin on February 16th, 2016 at 8:01 am
Galileo Galilei, was an Italian astronomer, physicist, engineer, philosopher, and mathematician who played a major role in the scientific revolution during the Renaissance.
Born: February 15, 1564, Pisa, Italy
Died: January 8, 1642, Arcetri, Italy
All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.
We cannot teach people anything; we can only help them discover it within themselves.
Measure what is measurable, and make measurable what is ...
Posted by admin on February 4th, 2016 at 10:55 am
Man is a social animal. This is the dictum we have been taught right from our school days. However, time has come to change this evidently into “Man is a social media animal”. Even though it seems to be a funny statement, there is much truth in this. Statistics shows that man has become more engulfed in technology and an average youngster cannot even think of a life without social media. In fact, I am not talking about social media as such. On the other hand, how technology as a whole has ...
Posted by admin on February 3rd, 2016 at 10:55 am
Gertrude Stein was an American novelist, poet, and playwright.She is best known for her modernist writings, extensive art collecting and literary salon in 1920s Paris.
A literary innovator and a pioneer of Modernist literature, Stein’s work broke with the narrative, linear, and temporal conventions of the 19th-century. She was also known as a collector of Modernist art.
Born: February 3, 1874, Allegheny
Died: July 27, 1946, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France
Rose is a rose is a rose is a ros...
Posted by admin on February 1st, 2016 at 8:38 am
Frederick Douglass was an African-American social reformer, abolitionist, orator, writer, and statesman.
Born: February 1818, Talbot County, Maryland, United States
Died: February 20, 1895, Washington, D.C., United States
Without a struggle, there can be no progress.
It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.
I prayed for twenty years but received no answer until I prayed with my legs.
People might not get all they work for in this world, but the...
Posted by admin on January 11th, 2016 at 11:25 am
Alice Paul was an American suffragist, feminist, and women's rights activist, and the main leader and strategist of the 1910s campaign for the Nineteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution which prohibits sex discrimination in the right to vote.
On January 11th 2016th Google put special doodle for AlicePaul's 131st birthday.
Born: January 11, 1885, Mount Laurel Township, New Jersey, United States
Died: July 9, 1977, Moorestown, New Jersey, United States
There will never be a new world or...
Posted by admin on December 29th, 2015 at 4:33 pm
Joseph Rudyard Kipling was an English short-story writer, poet, and novelist. Kipling's works of fiction include The Jungle Book, Kim, and many short stories, including "The Man Who Would Be King".
Born: December 30, 1865, Mumbai, India
Died: January 18, 1936, London, United Kingdom
Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.
God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers.
We have forty million reasons for failure, but not a single excuse.