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The Triple Filter Test

Socrates was well known for his wisdom. One day, the great philosopher came upon an acquaintance who said excitedly, “Socrates, do you know what I just heard about one of your friends?” “Wait a moment,” Socrates replied. “Before telling me anything, apply the Triple Filter Test. The first filter is …

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My Message To All Students

Classroom doesn’t Guarantee Success. Academic excellence is overrated!! Did I just say that? Oh, yes, I said it. Being top of your class does not necessarily guarantee that you will be at the top of life. You could graduate as the best student in Chemistry, but it doesn’t mean you …

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The Invention of Lying

At the beginning, there was no lie. It was a world where everyone tells the truth – and just about anything they’re thinking. A desperate man who was recently obliged to leave his job was unable to pay for his $800 residence rent. Despite his repeated trials to acquire any …

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Beyond The Power of Money…

An old woman was selling pieces of salt blocks in an open market at Axum, Ethiopia. It was very clear from her rugged clothing, frown face, wrinkled skin and limited movements that the woman lives a life undeservedly well below the poverty line. A young tourist along with a local …

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Keep Walking!

“If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.” ― Martin Luther King Jr. It doesn’t matter how slowly you go so long as you didn’t stop! And don’t forget that …

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