Avoid Failure If You Want To Avoid Success

“Success doesn’t mean the absence of failure. It means winning the war not every battle”. Thus behind every success there is also a story of great failure, for failure is the best passport to success. Unfortunately while we are aware of the great achievements, we do not know the failures, the tears and toil that…

Is it better to be Born Rich than Talented?

‘If wishes were horses beggars would ride’. This is inconceivable as we can only wish to have been born rich or talented. However, if I were given a choice, I would have preferred to be born talented, for having a talent is more honourable, lasting and satisfying. To be born talented is something very tangible, as it…

A Sense of Humour will make your Life a Lot More Enjoyable

‘If I had no sense of humour, I would long ago have committed suicide.’ These are the words of Mahatma Gandhi, an ordinary man who made his way through immense troubles, and finally showed us the power of toleration and unruffled sense of humour. This is more or less our sixth sense. People endowed with a sense of humour are able to…

The Joys and Challenges of Adolescence

Adolescence is the twilight period between childhood and youth and joy and challenges. This is the best phase of our lives that is filled with immense possibilities, hopes, aspirations, fantasies, uncertainties, toil and high drama. We realize only later how much our lives are connected with this most dramatic and thrilling stage of life. The strict discipline of school…