Decision To Avoid Multiple Decisions (IM 912)

“You could live life right now. Let that determine what you do and say and think.” –Marcus Aurelius There are some decisions which can be made to avoid various decisions. And I desperately need it… Our every decisions are based on what we see, experience and think which is shaped by what we do everyday….

Being Wrong Is Not Wrong (IM 911)

No one likes being wrong. It is the nature of humans. Once we ignore of being wrong then it becomes a habit. Habit then determines our character. Aristotle once said, habits become our “second nature”. The Ancient Greek Philosopher used to say: True wisdom requires the capacity to delight in being proven wrong. Epicurus said…

The Six Mistakes Of Man; According To Cicero (IM 910)

“Six mistakes mankind keeps making century after century: Believing that personal gain is made by crushing others; Worrying about things that cannot be changed or corrected; Insisting that a thing is impossible because we cannot accomplish it; Refusing to set aside trivial preferences; Neglecting development and refinement of the mind; Attempting to compel others to…

Being Watchful Of Our Doings (IM 896)

What we do everyday becomes a habit and we are the reflection of what we do everyday. The way we talk to others or to ourselves reveals our character. The way we deal with different situations shows our strength and weakness. Every step we take is the reflection of our character, our mindset, our loopholes,…

Persist and Resist (IM 884)

Living involves the process of continuous improvement- it’s all about progress, not perfection. The stoic philosophy teaches us that we while we work on the things of everyday life, we are doing a deeper work on ourselves. Marcus Aurelius said, “the fruit of this life is a good character and acts for the common good.”…

A quote (IM 879)

“You can’t escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.” Abraham Lincoln 

Aligning These Four Things… (IM 867)

Health, Wealth, Love and perfect Self-expression complete the square of life. All these element bring a perfect happiness in us. Self-expression is the art of expressing our inner ‘us’. This has a key role in bringing perfect happiness. Somebody said,” No man gives to himself, but himself and no man takes away from himself, but…

Nature’s job (IM 831)

Marcus Aurelius, in his book “Meditations” said that the nature’s job is to shift things elsewhere, transform them, pick them up and move them here and there. It’s job is to make constant change. There is nothing new happening here. Everything is related and familiar. The good of one people is bad for another and…

Never ending circle (IM 830)

There is a saying that goes, ” For everything you gain you lose something and for everything you lose you gain something.” This has been so true in my life. And today is the day that best resembles this quote. There is something positive in my way forward for the thing that I lost. This…

Be suspicious… (IM 829)

… of “because”. This word is used to explain any thing from history to science to any day to day moments. But the explanation is never the fact. It’s an opinion. Facts are statistics and statistics are invisible. “Becauses” blinds the true facts. Being suspicious of “because” always help us to think in multidimension. And…