Blog Archive: October 2017

Happiness as the Purpose of Life

When we’re unhappy, we tend to be more self-focused, and socially withdrawn. When we’re happy, we’re more social, flexible, creative, and tolerate challenges better.   Recently, more than ever, I’ve been adopting the perspective that the purpose of life is[...]

The Story of the Jobless Man

A smart but jobless man applied for a desk job position at an office of a very big corporation. The employer interviewed him, then gave him a test; the man passed. “You’re hired” the employer said. “Give me you’re email address,[...]

Using Honesty to Reach Goals

Being human is an interesting experience; we always want more. What it is, isn’t the topic; but just the feeling that there’s this drive inside each of us, that perpetually persuades us to “grow”. It could be physically, financially, intellectually,[...]

The Story of the Two Monks who Crossed a River

A senior monk and a junior monk were traveling together. At one point, they came to a river with a strong current. As the monks were preparing to cross the river, they saw a very young and beautiful woman also[...]