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The Burning House and watchers..read in to know why thoughts matter !

Once there was a burning house ….. There is an ancient story regarding a burning house A man who has gone out of his town comes back and finds that his house is on fire. It was one of the most beautiful houses in the town, and the man loved the house the most! Many people were ready to give double price for the house, but he had never agreed for any price and now it is just burning before his eyes. And while hundreds of people have gathered, nothing can be done. The fire has spread so far that…
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Fifty five onwards..

fifty five onwards - some thoughts to ponder Fifty five onwards - some thoughts to ponder Fifty five onwards things change. In fact they change every instant. But fifty five ( or fifty ...or any number one prefers !) is a milestone for many.   Got a post on it awhile ago, adding in with my   MONEY : Use and enjoy it. Problem,. however, is that you don't now how long will YOU last !!   Solution : Define a spend rate, then double it, and keep that much aside, spend half ( what you originally planned for ).…
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Waqt

Time changes everything .... वक़्त का काफिला आता है गुज़र जाता है, आदमी अपनी मंज़िल पर ठहर जाता है, किसी की बिगड़ी हुई किस्मत पे मत हंसना… वक़्त आने पर वो संभल जाता है Waqt ka qafila aata hai guzar jata hai, Aadmi apni manzil par thahar jata hai, Kisi ki bigdi hui qismat pe mat hansna… Waqt ane par wo sambhal jata hai ..Share Shers that touched you ..put them in the comments hereunder and I will get to them by the by !
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Ants

On being busy It is not enough to be busy. So are the ants. The question is what are we busy about ?- Henry David Thoreau Henry David Thoreau (July 12, 1817 – May 6, 1862) was an American essayist, poet, and philosopher. He is best known for his book Walden, a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings, and his essay "Civil Disobedience" (originally published as "Resistance to Civil Government"), an argument for disobedience to an unjust state.
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Smile while you still have teeth

Smile - while you still have teeth ! Life is short - smile while you still can Indeed life is short ! And each passing minute makes it shorter - as Pink Floyd says 'One day closer, one day closer to death' in that one of the greatest rock songs 'Time'. So given this fact, it makes a LOT of sense to smile as much as we can and while we can, doesn't it ? So smile while you still have teeth ! For an idea on how to, see - with or without teeth :-)
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The Sky Gets Dark Slowly… handle old age gracefully

Prepare for and welcome old age gracefully ! Old age will come to all. Hence hereunder is a very nice read not only for people with or approaching old age but for all.  Getting old is a reality that we need to embrace and prepare for . Worth a careful read, certainly. ----------- *The Sky Gets Dark, Slowly* Mao Dun literary prize winner Zhou Daxin’s latest novel to be published, “The Sky Gets Dark, Slowly”, is a sensitive exploration of old age and the complex, hidden emotional worlds of the elderly in a rapidly ageing population. In it he writes,…
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Paths…

Paths are made by walking Paths are made by ........ Franz Kafka Franz Kafka (3 July 1883 – 3 June 1924) was a German-speaking Bohemian novelist and short-story writer, widely regarded as one of the major figures of 20th-century literature. His work fuses elements of realism and the fantastic, with protagonists facing bizarre or surrealistic predicaments and incomprehensible socio-bureaucratic powers. Amongst his best known works are "Die Verwandlung" ("The Metamorphosis"), Der Process (The Trial), and Das Schloss (The Castle). The term Kafkaesque is often used to describe situations like those found in his writing.
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Take Your Passion and Make It Happen !

Passion ! What a Feeling ! One of my favorite movies " Flashdance" and one of best songs from it. Still makes my hair stand on end ! Well if one has Passion nothing else matters really, least of all $$$ you win or loose ! While the movie opened to negative reviews, it went on to become the third highest-grossing film of 1983 in the United States. Its worldwide box-office gross exceeded $200 million.
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