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Inspirational Stories

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Here is a list of the best stories I collected over time from many of the wonderfully inspiring stories available on the web and elsewhere. If one of those stories resonates with you, moves you …

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Good artists Copy, Great artists Steal

May 14, 2011 – 10:08 am | One Comment | 14,820 views
Good artists Copy, Great artists Steal

Pablo Picasso, one of the most famous artists of the 20th century influenced the artistic world in a unique and original way. So why is he known for saying “Good Artists Copy, Great Artists Steal”?

The Starfish Story: Make a Difference!

May 1, 2011 – 3:25 pm | 2 Comments | 8,574 views
The Starfish Story: Make a Difference!

Adapted from The Star Thrower by Loren Eiseley (1907-1977)

Once upon a time, there was a wise man who used to go to the ocean to do …

The Story of The Pencil

March 29, 2011 – 1:10 pm | 3 Comments | 5,814 views
The Story of The Pencil

A boy was watching his grandmother write a letter. At one point he asked:
‘Are you writing a story about what we’ve done? Is it a story about me?’
His grandmother stopped writing her …

Best of Hans Rosling

March 27, 2011 – 2:53 pm | No Comment | 1,207 views
Best of Hans Rosling

Even the most worldly and well-traveled among us will have their perspectives shifted by Hans Rosling. A professor of global health at Sweden’s Karolinska Institute, his current work focuses on dispelling common myths about the …

The Birth Of Lord Ganesha

March 26, 2011 – 1:33 pm | No Comment | 482 views
The Birth Of Lord Ganesha

From a trip to India I brought a statute of Lord Ganesha, the elephant headed Hindu God and was curious to learn more about this character from the Hindu mythology.
Ganesha is known …

1000 Awesome Things

March 22, 2011 – 2:30 pm | No Comment | 449 views
1000 Awesome Things

Little things are extremely important to happiness and Neil Pasricha’s blog 1000 Awesome Things will remind you of a thousand little things from free refills to clean sheets that will make you happier.