Contents Qualities of a resolute human being. 1 Inspiring quotes and speeches. 1 Thomas Carlyle. 1 Henry Ward Beecher. 1 Theodore Roosevelt, The man in the arena. 2 Orison Swett Marden. 2 Qualities of a resolute human being The ability to make a choice, endure in that decision and see it through the […]
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Hi, I’ve been lately busy with moving to a new apartment and haven’t been able to write much in any form but I found an old writing based on a book named Why nations fail. I found it interested, it made me think in new ways. Mostly the below is a summary of the […]
Contents Qualities of a courageous human being. 1 Summary. 2 Inspiring quotes and speeches. 2 L.P. Jacks. 2 From Readings for Young Men, Merchants, and Men of Business, 1866. 3 Dead Work, Self-Culture through the vocation, 1914 by Edward Howard Griggs. 3 Bishop Richard Cumberland. 3 Henry David Thoreau. 3 Samuel Smiles. 3 Theodore Roosevelt (1858–1919). The […]
Hi, It’s been a while since I’ve written a post. It’s been summer vacation season in Finland and I’ve spent time with my family outdoors mostly. It has been both fun and stressful. We’ve been gathering berries for the coming winter. Nothing beats blueberries in the morning or a blueberry pie :). In this post […]
Hi, The virtuous human being, in this post I am going to talk about virtues and philosophies related. Most of the virtues and philosophies discussed here will mostly be from western perspective, unfortunately. I will at some stage add virtues and philosophical ideas from other parts of the world. The reason for this is […]
I’ve been interested in the human brain and how it operates for awhile now. Over the years, I’ve read some books on how our mind and brain works and one of the most interesting ones was a book on how our brain is not immutable but is ever changing. The brain is adaptive. The ideas presented […]