The Mother With One Eye

The Mother With One Eye My mother had only one eye. When I was growing up, I hated her for it. I hated the uninvited attention it got me at school. I hated how the other children stared at her and looked away in disgust....
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Rocks, Pebbles, and Sand

Rocks, Pebbles, and Sand At the beginning of a philosophy class at university, the professor stood with some innocuous looking items on his table – an empty mayonnaise jar, some rocks, some pebbles, and some sand. The college students looked on with interest, wondering what...
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The elephants rope

The elephants rope As a man was passing the elephants, he suddenly stopped, confused by the fact that these huge creatures were being held by only a small rope tied to their front leg. No chains, no cages. It was obvious that the elephants could,...
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A small boy’s race for humanity

Each morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.
A small boy’s race for humanity In old times, fable retells the story of the young athletic boy hungry for success, for whom winning was everything and success was measured by such a result. One day, the boy was preparing himself for a running competition...
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Finding happiness

Finding Happiness
Finding happiness Once a group of 50 people was attending a seminar. Suddenly the speaker stopped and started giving each person a balloon. Each one was asked to write his/her name on it using a marker pen. Then all the balloons were collected and put...
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Burning Desire is the Secret to Success

Burning Desire is the Secret to Success
Burning Desire is the Secret to Success A young man asked Socrates the secret to success. Socrates told the young man to meet him near the river the next morning. They met. Socrates asked the young man to walk with him towards the river. When the...
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self confidence

Self confidence There was a business executive who was deep in debt and could see no way out. Creditors were closing in on him. Suppliers were demanding payment. He sat on the park bench, head in hands, wondering if anything could save his company from...
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laughter is the best medicine

Laughter is the best medicine Many years ago, Norman Cousins was diagnosed as “terminally ill”. He was given six months to live. His chance for recovery was 1 in 500. He could see the worry, depression and anger in his life contributed to, and perhaps...
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Birbal Outwits Cheat

Birbal Outwits Cheat Let us enjoy reading this one of Birbal Stories of Birbal Outwits Cheat. A farmer and his neighbor once went to Emperor Akbar’s court with a complaint. “Your Majesty, I bought a well from him,” said the farmer pointing to his neighbor,”...
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