Talk for Yuvavani, All India Radio, Thiruvananthapuram.
Date of recording: 25 February 2011
Cricket World Cup 2011 will showcase some of the great talents of cricket.… Read the rest
As many colours are there so also are there many lenses with which to view success. Each will show a different image; coloured by the way each person likes to see success:
Success!… Read the rest
It is with hopes and aspirations, dreams and ambitions that you are on this Campus this morning. You are raring to go.… Read the rest
Regrets are there in every life. Wasted years can be one of them. There is no point looking back and crying over all that was lost.… Read the rest
If you can live without breathing, you can live without prayer. Many people miss the joy of prayer because it is always made to be too sacred and religious.… Read the rest
1. Imagined Fears (Grasshopper Vision):
There is a classic account in the Bible where twelve spies are sent by Moses to explore the Promised Land (the Land of Caanan).… Read the rest
The agony and the pain of defeat after having come so close is the stuff that the legend of the Olympics is made of.… Read the rest
It doesn’t take much to build a good habit. If you can aim for five minutes each day it can be done.… Read the rest
Long distance runners or swimmers most probably find the laps immediately after the half-way mark most difficult. That is the time when motivation starts running low and discouragement sets in.… Read the rest
Everyone seems to be angry these days. Outbursts of anger have become common.
#1. The Pressure Cooker
Some people bottle up things on the inside and keep it boiling under tremendous pressure.… Read the rest
The first thing to do to speak without fear is your willingness to try. Forget about all the lies about your failure the devil whispers in your mind.… Read the rest
In this short speech, let me try to point out three ways that lead to failure.
Reason #1 If you ask me which is the most important reason why people fail; I can confidently say that it is their inability to say NO when confronted with a wrong choice.… Read the rest
1. Winners believe that it is possible to achieve
It goes without saying that all wins happen in our minds before it works out in reality.… Read the rest
I am yet to meet a genuinely talented person who has not passed through a period of loss of confidence in his or her life or career.… Read the rest
Begin small. Start somewhere. Let not lofty ideas of perfection stop you from starting with a few mistakes.
Great dreams are deposited in human hearts by divine hands.… Read the rest
If you have not failed, that means probably you succeeded in everything you did or you did not attempt to do anything at all.… Read the rest
Covid 19 has changed the face of the world. Faces have been masked, handshakes are not welcome anymore, social distancing is the norm, classes are online, and work from home (WFH) and video-conferencing is the new culture.… Read the rest
If you look at circumstances, if you look at the wind and the clouds and the surging waves, you will never move out of the safety of the shore.… Read the rest
“I will give you the treasures of darkness, riches stored in secret places,” is one of God’s great promises.
What could it mean to you?… Read the rest
Good Afternoon Friends,
I stand here today to speak to you because of what happened this morning. One of our classmates had to leave the class in tears.… Read the rest
Slow and steady wins the race. For centuries people have used this moral for Aesop’s fable The Tortoise and the Hare.… Read the rest