George Washington : Resignation Speech

George Washington : Resignation Speech

To grasp the true power of George Washington’s resignation as the commander-in-chief of the American military (known then as Continentaltial Army) on December 23, 1783, you have to go beyond the words themselves and appreciate the context. General Washington was in no...
The Great Dictator – Charlie Chaplin

The Great Dictator – Charlie Chaplin

“I’m sorry, but I don’t want to be an emperor. That’s not my business. I don’t want to rule or conquer anyone. I should like to help everyone – if possible – Jew, Gentile – black man – white. We all want to help one another. Human beings are like that. We want to live...
Seizing the Unforeseen Moment of Opportunity

Seizing the Unforeseen Moment of Opportunity

Short self-help articles discussing the motivational concept of seizing opportunity have become common filler on the face of news websites across the web. The fundamental lesson usually rests within the notion that one must absolutely capitalize on opportunity when it...
How You Write Your Best Music

How You Write Your Best Music

Musician OneI know a musician who hates material objects. Everything he carries with him is a burden. Besides the obvious problem of weight, most objects are also a connection to another place or person or time in his life. And those connections, which beget other...