Not practical? Why?

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People sometimes say: “No. It’s just not practical. Don’t do it.”

Most of the time, these words can withdraw us from accomplishing great things by inducing the sense of impracticality. One thing these people generally forget is, whatever is “practical” today was not “practical” before. See a few examples:
Gandhi: When the entire world followed the fast and practical violent methods to get freedom, he showed how to get it through peaceful, non-violent, persistent struggle. It was easy for him to think that his techniques would never work practically.

Detachment and eternal happiness

Reading time: 27 sec Key: Detach from everything and everyone. This doesn’t mean that you have to lead a solitary life of a saint. You could possess your current personality with an added advantage of eternal happiness. You will never get derailed, disappointed or diverted because of the actions of others. Why? Because you enjoy everything but never get involved in anything; you really don’t … Continue reading Detachment and eternal happiness

I am responsible for my depression

If you are depressed, never try to find out why you are depressed, instead, try to find out why did you choose to interpret the situation that led you to the depression. It is never the situation, but always the interpretation, which is responsible for the depression. So try to interpret it from a different angle to lift up your mind. It works! Continue reading I am responsible for my depression

Why These Ridiculous Academic Examinations ?

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Whenever there is a situation where a person has no fear of making mistakes, then he will do his best. In an examination/viva hall generally, people will have a fear of making mistakes due to obvious reasons (They may get low grades for their poor performance.  And society demotivates people with low grades). So why these teachers/professors are expecting students to do their best in such situations? In other words, since students can’t express their full potential in examinations, why do we even need such systems?