Tag: #Motivation

Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose was one of the bravest freedom fighters of the Indian freedom struggle. Bose emerged as the natural leader of the radical wing of the Indian National congress in his youth and also became the Congress...
To be a strong woman simply means that you are grounded and confident in who you are. Being strong doesn’t mean that you close yourself off from others and act like you are better than them. It doesn’t mean...
You must be wondering a thousand times, 'What is Life?' or 'What is The Meaning of Life?' The answer to these questions pertains to the significance of living or existence in general. The search for life's meaning has produced...
Be it Tupac or 2Pac or Makaveli or Shakur, all these words have been synonyms with great music and an extraordinary life. Tupac Shakur, born in 1971 Manhattan, New York has been one of the most influential rappers and...
Tennis, one of the most popular racket sport has been present since time immemorial. Historians believe that the origin if the game can be traced back to 12th Century northern France. It is also an Olympic sport and is...
It is rare to find a reading enthusiast who does not adore Haruki Murakami. The gifted author is one of the extremely few novelists who has achieved worldwide fame and respect in spite of writing only in Japanese. His...
In the crowd of numerous social media entertainment and promotional platforms hogging the limelight in the 21st century, LinkedIn is undoubtedly one of the most respected and elegant platforms to hold its ground. Founded in December 2002, LinkedIn is...
It has to be called the curious case of Dwayne Johnson. Isnt it? Dwayne Johnson, the famous wrestler is the first and the only person who has made it so big in the entertainment industry. The Rock as he...
Master Oogway is an elderly tortoise and the former master of the Jade Palace. He is also known to be the founder of the Valley of Peace, the creator of kung fu, and the developer of the Dragon Warrior...
John Pierpont Morgan Sr. or more famously known as the legendary JP Morgan was the great American financer and banker of the early 20th century. He is credited to single handedly revolutionize the American banking sector with his acute...
Plato; the great philosopher from the land of Greece was the founder of the Academy in Athens and widely regarded as the most vital figure in development of philosophy in western world. His teacher was the Socrates and his...
One fine day, you wake up, and realize that you are not a child anymore. Most probably it is after you graduate elementary school, or high school, or maybe it is when you have your first kiss or start...
Rate your smile from 1 to 10. What will be your score? Smile is a term associated with happiness. According to a research, Denmark has been ranked as the number one happiest country in the world. But often, we...
Inspirational quotes have this unusual ability to motivate the mankind and change the way they feel about themselves. That's why, people find these interesting and crucial on their ways to achievements. The way a person thinks and feels, including...
John Fitzgerald Kennedy or popularly known as JFK was the 35th president of the United States. In spite of his short stint of 35 months in the White House, he is one of the most famous presidents of America....
Dictionary defines ‘rebellious’ as ‘showcasing a desire to resist authority, control or convention’. It is a refusal of obedience or order by an individual, a group or an organization. It is a protest against the authority that disturbs the...
Kung Fu Panda is an animated feature film that has impressed most of the movie-going public, including the Chinese audiences due to the film’s faithfulness to their culture. The film revolves around a clumsy panda, Po who is the...
Bal Keshav Thackeray or Balasaheb Thackeray is one unique political leader loved and hated in equal measures in the entire Maharashtra state history. One of the most controversial figures of the 70s till the 90s, this fierce leader was...
Morpheus is one of the protagonists from The Matrix and in all the three Matrix films; he is portrayed by Laurence Fishburne. He is a Zion operative who is stationed at the city’s defence force against attacks from the...
Swami Vivekananda - the multitalented, multifaceted teacher, Hindu monk and spiritual guru was born as Narendranath Datta in an aristocratic Bengali family in 1863. At a time when India was considered a country of cows and snake charmer Aghoris,...
It is said that things work out best for those who make the best of how things work. Whatsapp founder, Jan Koum is one of the most appropriate examples of this saying. Jan Koum stayed with his mother and...
I bet you have. Not once or twice, but a number of times. But if you’ve always wondered what that title meant, don’t fret. We’ll clear your doubt. ‘The Alchemist’ is the number one bestseller novel which sold 35...
Ernesto “Che” Guevara was an Argentine revolutionary, physician, author, leader, diplomat and military theorist. He played an extremely vital role in the Cuban revolution of the 1950s along with Fidel Castro and after that became an active and influential...
Never in the history of India has there been a prime minister who could write poetry. Atal Bihari Vajpayee, our quintessential wise old man is the single politician of this nation who has given us a character clean as...
The Dalai Lama is the title given to the leaders of the Tibetan people and they are some of the most important and influential spiritual leaders since many centuries. They are basically the part of the “Gelug” or yellow...
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi aka Mahatma Gandhi, was India's one of the most famous leaders. Determined to adhere to Hindu principles, he found London restrictive in the initial part, but once he had found kindred spirits, he flourished, and pursued...
Fifty years from today, when old men will discuss Indian cricket with passion and nostalgia, they will feel proud of the fact that they belonged to the same era as Virat Kohli. Today, we can safely call Virat Kohli...
A Beautiful Mind is an American biographical movie based on the life story of John Nash, a Nobel Laureate in Economics. However, the film version of John Nash is less complex than the real one. From the heights of...
Lao-Tzu was a legendary Chinese philosopher, famous for finding the philosophical system of Taoism. His name is not personal, but it is an honorific title meaning ‘Old Man’ or ‘Old Teacher’. It is still not known whether an individual...
If a person has spiritual aptitude, is curious about the objective of his life, likes to question various aspects of his life and to add to it is a practitioner of Yoga, then, by all means he is a...
Do you like going to school? That depends, I guess. For some people, attending school is all about socializing, getting out of their shells and enjoying their childhoods to the fullest. However, there are other people, who started businesses...
In the recent years, there’s this ongoing notorious trend of dropping out college. According to research, 63 out of 100 richest entrepreneurs are college dropouts. If you happen to come across this subject in social settings, you just can’t...
When you have lost yourself in jobs, relations, or family, you are simply not alone and probably you might get the feel that you were lost in life. It doesn’t mean your life is doomed or that you will...
Adolf Hitler, one of the most famous and powerful leaders in the world history has inspired many. He rose to power in the National Socialist German Workers Party, taking control of the German Government in 1933. He led Germany...
There is a myth that ‘learning’ is something to be done when you are young. And ‘young’ seems to be a very flexible word these days. Our brains are plastic and this means that an older brain can change...
They say “It is never too late to start anything and everything”. No matter how old you are at the present time, you are never too young or too old for success. Life’s got ups and downs and the...
It is said that things work out best for those who make the best of how things work. Whatsapp founder, Jan Koum is one of the most appropriate examples of this saying. Jan Koum stayed with his mother and...
When you think of the word ‘Entrepreneur’, who or what comes to your mind? Birla and Ambani or Mark Zuckerberg and Jeff Bezos? Business or Marketing Strategies? You must have thought a million times of these successful personalities and...
In 1975, the first of the “Rocky” movies was released and world got it’s first true blue fighter who can give it back with a bang but who has a heart of gold. Sylvester Stallone was the new youth...
Inspiration and experience often lead to wisdom and success, in business. The greatest entrepreneurs create a daring vision that keeps their company ahead of the competition while inspiring their team to take risks and follow them down their paths....
‘Mein Kampf’ or ‘My Struggle’ is one of the most popular books in the history of the world. Written by Adolf Hitler, it became the Bible of National Socialism. It was published in two volumes. It revolves around Hitler’s...
Based on Chris Gardner’s life story, Pursuit of Happiness is one of the most apt biographical drama films. The weird spelling of ‘Happiness’ in the title comes from a mural that Gardner sees outside his son’s day-care and he...
J K Rowling today can be considered as one of the most loved yet unconventional youth icons of this millennium. At one point in her life, she was a broke, divorced, single mother living on government subsidy. But only...
Superheroes are ordinary people with extraordinary abilities. Leave aside the spider net, the ability to fly or the ultimate physical strength, but the real power of superheroes lies in their attitude and the way their actions and deeds encourage...
Dictionary defines an Entrepreneur as ‘a person who sets up a business, taking on financial risks on the hope of profit’. We get to watch and read about a number of entrepreneurs in our day to day lives, wondering...
“Let’s buy that from Amazon”, “OMG! Look at that discount Amazon is giving!”- Admit it; we all are active consumers of the online retailers, especially, Amazon. Have you ever wondered about the brain behind Amazon? American entrepreneur Jeff Bezos...
Hillary Clinton helped in the role of the modern political spouse and was one of the most accomplished first ladies in American History. As a kid, she had joined the Girl Scouts and was named to the National Honour...
“I have no special talents. I’m only passionately curious.”- Einstein, one of the most influential scientists of the 20th Century, had once stated the above line, inspiring the whole world. At the age of 12, he discovered a book...
John Christopher Depp II is recognized by his absolute alter personality – the famous Captain Jack Sparrow. Johnny Depp started his Hollywood career as early as the 1980's before which he rose to prominence in the television series 21...
The wolf of Wall Street starring Leonardo DiCaprio is a biographical black comedy film on the life of stock broker Jordan Belfort. It released in 2013 and instantly became a major commercial success but at the same time was...
If there is one artiste who can be anticipated to reach the zenith of world-wide fame and recognition on the lines of Enrique Iglesias, Lady Ga Ga and the likes, it has to be none other than Ed Sheeran....
In the early nineties, Yahoo was synonymous to World Wide Web. Since the time of its inception in 1994, it has been one of the most excessively used services in terms of internet related offerings. Throughout its life cycle...
If there is one thing which can be considered as the biggest social media phenomenon of the 21st century, it will undoubtedly be the Twitter. With its 140 characters concept, it has gone to become the giant to encompass...
Every nineties kid is aware of and is extremely fond of the Pokemon phenomenon which has various strange creatures from all over the world with supernatural powers. It made heroes out of Ash Ketchum, Pikachu and Team Rocket. In...
Pinterest is a web and mobile application startup that operates a software system designed to discover information on the World Wide Web. Right now it is one of the most popular website in the world. It was first launched in 2010 by...
Instagram was launched initially in 2010 for IOS users and in 2012 for Android. It became an instant craze amongst all the social media addicts who excessively liked sharing their photos on the social media. As of April 2017,...
All the mobile game lovers of the world, irrespective of the age and the country love Angry Birds. It was launched in December 2009 by a group of three friends on the android market and as of July 2015,...
Airbnb today is one of the most preferred choice for travellers and tourists who want to enjoy the warmth and coziness of home away from their own nests. Started in 2008 by two broke friends who could not afford...
As of May 2017, Mark Zuckerberg is 10th on the Forbes list of the world’s most powerful people. He is one of the rarest examples of how a passion about something can make one go places. Mark was a...
No one can beat Elon Musk if one thinks of the number of life altering and extreme events he has seen in his life. Known as the co-founder of PayPal and founder of Tesla, SpaceX and Neuralink & many...
No one in the world can curse his destiny if one takes a look at the life story of Apple founder Steve Jobs. He was adopted from an orphanage by a mechanic father. He travelled to India for seeking...
Bill Gates can be considered 21st century’s God in a Gucci. With the amount of philanthropy he is doing in recent years, the Vatican is sure to honor him with sainthood sooner. But, this extraordinary man with his intelligence...
Sam Manekshaw was a great soldier and a very eminent military leader of the Indian army. He helped India win against Pakistan in 1965 and also contributed in the Indo-Pak war of 1971. His patriotism and bravery has won...
The name General VK Singh came into spotlight initially in 2013 when he published his autobiography Courage and Conviction in which he vehemently criticized the functioning and the rampant corruption of the Indian government with respect to some of...
The founder of Alibaba, Jack Ma is no less than a genius. His journey to success is not an easy one. After witnessing rejection from giants like KFC, he literally created rags-to-riches story. He took 9 years of practice to...
A little too much, a little too less. Too strong, not strong enough to do this. Too talkative, too demanding, too loud, too ambitious and too much of everything. Women across the world and especially in India face too...
The history of Tamil Nadu politics cannot be written without the one illustrious yet equally controversial name of “Amma” Jayalalitha Jayaram. This was the only iron lady of the era who stood strongly against the extremely orthodox, masochistic and...
Everyone knows Warren Buffett is one of the richest man in the world. Consistently ranked amongst the top 10 rich and influential people worldwide by various sources, he goes by the old school saying of simple living and pro...
Mention Amitabh Bachchan and one instantly thinks of the best actor of the millennium, the limelight, the huge fan following, the fame and the riches. No doubt he has been an actor with exceptional talent and hard work who...
Warren Buffett is 21st century’s best example of God in a Gucci. An American business magnate and investor, Buffett initially came into limelight in 2008 when he was named as the world’s wealthiest person.  Since then, he is consistently...
We all know the great cosmologist and physicist Stephen Hawking. He is known as one of the most incredible people ever born. The extraordinary physicist worked on black holes and big bang all his life and continues to do...
Rajinikanth is not just a reel hero, but a real-life superhero. Let us introduce you to his superpower – the punch dialogues in his trademark style. His life story has inspired many and proved that a bus conductor can...
John Forbes Nash Jr. is an exceptional mathematician and he is credited with groundbreaking research in real algebraic geometry. He won Nobel Prize for his contributions to economic sciences. His game theory concept is widely used in various industries...
Christopher Paul ‘Chris’ Gardner lived a homeless life before he became a motivational speaker, entrepreneur, investor, and philanthropist. His life struggles were also made into a movie in which Will Smith portrayed him. The movie was based on his...
One of the most successful entrepreneurs of the century, Elon Reeve Musk has made a mark with his two top notch companies – Space X and Tesla Motors. He became a multimillionaire before he turned 30. In his long...
Sergey Brin is the co-founder of world’s most powerful company, Google. The billionaire, entrepreneur, and philanthropist Brin has a lot to say about life. Sergey Brin lived an unorthodox and successful life. Those who wish to understand the meaning of success...
Confucius is an eminent Chinese thinker whose words of wisdom are still valid in the modern times and continuing to do so. His deep insights on the subjects of justice, men, nature and sincerity still resonate among the masses...
John William Gardner is an exceptional psychologist, educator and reformer. After he received his doctorate in psychology from the University of California, he spent a few years of his life teaching psychology. Having been influenced by social movements, education reforms,...
Swami Vivekananda is one of the proud outstanding monks from India that immensely influenced Indians and the West alike. He is one of the great educationists whose philosophy and inspiring personality and his qualities left a deep impact on the...