Be The Type Of Person You Want To Meet

Be the type of person that you want to meet. I’ve been doing my best to incorporate this line of words into my daily conduct. Is it worth of practicing it? Yes! Is the daily practice of this line beneficial to the improvement of life’s quality? Yes! Is it easy to practice it? No! ItContinue reading “Be The Type Of Person You Want To Meet”

A Roller Coaster Ride

Experiencing something new is like riding a roller coaster. There are the ups, and the downs. The ups bring us excitingly new perspective. The downs demand us for needed self-contemplation and learning. To ride through the process and arrive at the final destination, faith, bravery and unwavering commitment are needed; in particular at times, whenContinue reading “A Roller Coaster Ride”

Being You Is Simple

Being you is simple. Although it is simple; however, being you requires more than just the talking. It also needs the doing. In my opinion, being you is about talking about your passion openly, and putting it into practice consistently. It is through talking about your passion that you let others know who you are.Continue reading “Being You Is Simple”

The Act Of Lying

I am confused. My confusion is caused by the double standard that exists in our reality. I often wonder why a particular action is acceptable in one context, but unacceptable in another, while both of the actions serve as a means of protection. Robyn Doolittle, a Toronto star journalist, recently released a tell-all book onContinue reading “The Act Of Lying”

Having More Than One Perspective

In those early years of my stay in Canada, I wished that I were born in this country. My desperation to assimilate into the mainstream society made me want to be rid of my foreign upbringing and everything that I’d learned along the way. A decade later, having gotten enough Canadian experiences under my belt,Continue reading “Having More Than One Perspective”

How To Appreciate Yourself

When I was a kid, I was teased a lot by friends and by schoolmates for my physical appearance, due to my weight issue. I was called pig and fatty on a daily basis, even by people in my close circle; the verbal bully that I had to face constantly really took a toll inContinue reading “How To Appreciate Yourself”

Have Sympathy

When you hear a foreigner try to communicate in your mother tongue with a heavy accent, do you judge him or her silently in your head, or do you hold a level of sympathy in your heart for that person? Learning a foreign language is never an easy task. One’s linguistic predisposition and learning capacitiesContinue reading “Have Sympathy”

Can Act Of Caring Be Used As An Excuse By Parents?

When we reach a certain age in our young adulthood, many of our parents will start bugging us with the importance of marriage. Some do it in an obvious way, while others can get the same message across in a subtle manner. In my own case, the message has been quite conflicting. On one hand,Continue reading “Can Act Of Caring Be Used As An Excuse By Parents?”

Being Independent Of Others’ Opinions

In one of his recent talks, spiritual teacher and motivational speaker, Wayne Dyer, talked about the importance of being independent of others’ opinions. In his research, he’d discovered that all the geniuses in our human history, the likes of Einstein, Pascal, Aristotle and Plato, all these great poets and thinkers were considered weird by their peers;Continue reading “Being Independent Of Others’ Opinions”