Happy Independence Day my fellow Americans…July Fourth…241 years since adoption of Declaration of Independence…
“In the bright history of this institution we joyfully read a happy augury for her future.” President James B. Angell, 1887
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor celebrated 200 years of its inception. Please do not confuse inception with the movie Inception by Christopher Nolan which although a brilliant movie was a bit confusing through its matrix of subplots. Continue reading UMICH: Bicentennial Celebration, Aunt Ruth, Exploration to Space with Nish at his little best
Today in one the class, Professor shared a great quote which I want to share here.
Women are like teabags. You don know how strong they are until you put them in hot water.
“Conservative at heart but liberal in thoughts & views”…The Dude aka Nish
My American friend appraised me that the above quote could have political ramifications in United States. The quote is apolitical and want to articulate my thoughts here.
Conservative at heart means someone who gives preference to family values, spirituality,wholesome actions and follows a moderate path in life. Liberal in thoughts and views means an intellectual backed by scientific inquisitiveness who focuses on education, knowledge, science and innovation as catalyst for a better world, believes in social equity with peace and harmony among all as a means of living.
Want to share a great quote which had read in Readers Digest long time back. Cannot recall the name of the author but do remember the words which has been imprinted on my mind ever since.
The light at the end of the tunnel could be an oncoming train…Anonymous
The light at the end of the tunnel could be an oncoming bullet train…Improvised version by The Dude Continue reading Great Quote by The Dude
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth
Once you start a working on something, don’t be afraid of failure and don’t abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest
There is no austerity equal to a balanced mind, and there is no happiness equal to contentment; there is no disease like covetousness, and no virtue like mercy
The fragrance of flowers spreads only in the direction of the wind. But the goodness of a person spreads in all directions
Words of a great man, a visionary whose life espoused endless innovation, character, humanism and exuberance; an Inventor, Freemason, Humanitarian, Statesman and one of the Principal Founders of United States of America ” The Quintessential Country” of our times…
Benjamin Franklin ” The Fabulous”
“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest”
“Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise”
“There never was a good war or a bad peace”
“Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn”