Author: Surekha Garde

Socialism
Surekha Garde

Socialism

An economics professor at a local college made a statement that he had never failed a single student before, but had recently failed an entire class. *That class had insisted that socialism worked and that no one would be poor and no one would be rich, a great equalizer* The professor then said, “OK, we …

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Self-Help list
Surekha Garde

Self-Help list

Say thank you to everything and everyone, even to your grief and those who frustrate you. Ask how you want to use this gift of a day. See this moment as the most important moment in the world, and don’t wait to be happy. Do every task out of love for someone else, and yourself. …

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Daily Meditation.
Surekha Garde

Daily Meditation.

The habit of meditation is one of the most powerful things I’ve ever learned. Amazingly, it’s also one of the most simple habits to do — you can do it anywhere, any time, and it will always have immediate benefits. How many habits can you say that about? While many people think of meditation as …

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Unprocrastination challenge.
Surekha Garde

Unprocrastination challenge.

You are going to kick procrastination’s butt. And no, you can’t read this article later! We are all victims of procrastination. It chases us around daily, causing us to run from the tasks we really want to get done, run to distraction and busywork and email and … everything but the things that really matter. …

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25 Perfect Things.
Surekha Garde

25 Perfect Things.

We don’t need to buy things to make our lives beautiful or joyous. We don’t need more glamorous items in our lives to find happiness and contentment. We can find these wonderful qualities in what’s already in front of us. Most moments, I forget this. In my best moments, I remember, and my heart expands …

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To Those Who Are Struggling
Surekha Garde

To Those Who Are Struggling

On FB I met a struggling soul who shared a lack of friends, family, motivation, self-esteem and confidence. I feel for her because I know what it’s like to struggle, to feel down and even depressed, to have no motivation. I have suffered from such problems, many times. So I’m writing this for her, and …

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Share good news you may live longer
Surekha Garde

Share good news you may live longer

Every day we are flooded with fear based messages. The stories can run from smallest possible (bad) news to the ever-present and growing contagion of terrorist activities. Stress from the constant assault on our psyche that we are in imminent danger is growing exponentially primarily because we don’t take the time to reflect on the …

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No INSTANT cash reward or kind for Olympic Medallists please.
Surekha Garde

No INSTANT cash reward or kind for Olympic Medallists please.

Olympic athletes from different countries compete for their home nation’s glory, honour and pride, so it’s just right that they get rewarded for their hard work, especially if they get the Olympic medal. Cash incentives vary from country to country, with some offering very good cash bonuses while others opt to not give anything to their champions. …

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Two Minutes of Your Life
Surekha Garde

Two Minutes of Your Life

Two minutes here and there rarely matter very much over the course of a day, a week, a lifetime. But there are two minutes you could spend, right now, that would have a huge impact on your life. I’ll save you the suspense: it’s two-minute meditation. And it’s extremely simple: take two minutes out of …

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