A Little Knowledge is a Dangerous Thing

A Little Knowledge is a Dangerous Thing Knowledge is power but only if you have a COMPLETE knowledge. A little knowledge can be a dangerous thing. Read the following story to see how incomplete knowledge can lead to disastrous results. Once upon a time, a group of travelers was moving through a desert. They stopped at an oasis to feed and rest their camels. Among the group of the travelers was a man who had>>>

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The Most Valuable Thing on Earth

The Most Valuable Thing on Earth Your life comprises of many things that matter to you! Sometimes, you fail to differentiate which of the things hold more value and which ones are the least important. When we think about classifying things in our lives in this manner, we often tend to get selfish. We give priority to things that provide us material benefits. A professor understood this dilemma of the human mind and he decided>>>

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Is Crowdfunding The Next Big Thing?

Is Crowdfunding The Next Big Thing? Crowdfunding is a word that is becoming synonymous with success these days. Sounds impossible? Before getting to the how of the thing, let’s first discover what Crowdfunding actually is and why it is being called the next big thing in the world of business. What is Crowdfunding? The basic idea behind crowdfunding is that you raise some money in order to fulfill your dream business or some such project.>>>

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Questions to Ask before Starting Off with Crowdfunding

Questions to Ask before Starting Off with Crowdfunding You have now understood what crowdfunding is, and found out that it is exactly the thing that you needed for your project/nonprofit organization. Now what? Do you simply join a website and start away? Not too fast. There are certain things that you need to consider, some questions to which you must find answers. Not sure what is being talked about? Here are some of the most>>>

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On a positive note I’ve learned that:-

On a positive note  I’ve learned that:- I’ve learned that:-   no matter what happens, how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow. I’ve learned that:-  you can tell a lot about a person by the way he/she handles four things: a rainy day, the elderly, lost luggage, and tangled Christmas tree lights. I’ve learned that:-   regardless of your relationship with your parents, you’ll miss them when they’re gone from>>>

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If You Change One Thing, You Change Everything

If You Change One Thing, You Change Everything Looking back on your life, what would you change if you could? In the classic 1946 film It’s a Wonderful Life, the main character, a small-town bank officer played by Jimmy Stewart, is about to commit suicide when an angel shows him how different the lives of people in Bedford Falls would be if he hadn’t been born. The movie is a favourite because it affirms how>>>

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FUNKY FACTS

FUNKY FACTS In the 1400’s a law was set forth that a man was not allowed to beat his wife with a stick any thicker than his thumb.  Hence we have “the rule of thumb”. Many years ago in Scotland, a new game was invented. It was ruled “Gentlemen Only…Ladies Forbidden”…and thus the word GOLF entered into the English language. The first couple to be shown in bed together on prime time TV were Fred>>>

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Earth gets its price

   Earth gets its price                 “Earth gets its price for what Earth gives us, The beggar is taxed for a corner to die in, The priest hath his fee who comes and shrives us, We bargain for the graves we lie in; At the devil’s booth are all things sold, Each ounce of dross costs its ounce of gold; For a cap and bells our lives we>>>

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a DATE

a DATE After 21 years of marriage, my wife wanted me to take another woman out to dinner and a movie. She said I love you but I know this other woman loves you and would love to spend some time with you. The other woman that my wife wanted me to visit was my MOTHER, who has been a widow for 19 years, but the demands of my work and my three children had made>>>

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A HOMELESS MAN’S FUNERAL

  A HOMELESS MAN’S FUNERAL As a bagpiper, I play many gigs. Recently I was asked by a funeral director to play at a graveside service for a homeless man.  He had no family or friends, so the service was to be at a pauper’s cemetery in the Kentucky back country. As I was not familiar with the backwoods, I got lost and, being a typical man, I didn’t stop for directions. I finally arrived>>>

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