Posts filed under: A Word to the Wise

The Blest Machine that converts waste to fuel

The bible says God’s Word converts the soul.* He takes the junk of our sin and converts it to His glory–when we let Him take control of our hearts. What a blessed machine when He converts our heart. Watch this...
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4 important words

J.W. Marriott was interviewed in the Sunday, May 26 NY Times.  The entire interview <http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/26/business/bill-marriott-jr-on-inclusive-decision-making.html?_r=1&>  is well worth reading from a manager’s perspective, but there was one quote in particular that I would like to share with you: “The four most important...
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How do you say it?

It’s not enough that international students have to distinguish between American, British, and Australian English.  They also have to adapt to the many varieties of English within the United States. http://www.businessinsider.com/22-maps-that-show-the-deepest-linguistic-conflicts-in-america-2013-6 The link connects to numerous maps of pronunciation and...
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Who is He?

IN CHEMISTRY, HE TURNED WATER TO WINE. IN BIOLOGY, HE WAS BORN WITHOUT THE NORMAL CONCEPTION; IN PHYSICS, HE DISPROVED THE LAW OF GRAVITY WHEN HE ASCENDED INTO HEAVEN; IN ECONOMICS, HE DISPROVED THE LAW OF DIMINISHING RETURN BY FEEDING...
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the world like a children’s playground

بازیچہء اطفال ہے دُنیا مِرے آگے ہوتا ہے شب و روز تماشا مِرے آگے A dear Pakistani friend posted this famous couplet by a renowned meastro and her comment on Face Book . It translates somewhat like this. “I find...
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Fibonacci Numbers – The Fingerprint Of God

Fibonacci Numbers – The Fingerprint Of God  ...
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The Gipper Got It Right

The Gipper Got It Right By: Chuck Colson|Published: May 19, 2011 A few weeks ago a friend sent me something he thought I would enjoy reading — something that had been published nearly 30 years ago by Ronald Reagan. I...
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Crying Shame

CNN aired a heart-breaking report, “Nepal’s Stolen Children.” The documentary, narrated by actress Demi Moore, told the story of Nepalese girls who were sold into slavery and turned into prostitutes in neighboring India. During the broadcast Moore broke down and...
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All Together Now

All Together Now By THOMAS L. FRIEDMAN Published: August 27, 2011 HOLD onto your hats and your wallets. Since the end of the cold war, the global system has been held together to a large degree by four critical ruling...
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Break the Spiral of Silence

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mFVNIlyrsks William Wilberforce understood the power of words long before German sociologist Elisabeth Noelle-Newmann coined the phrase “The Spiral of Silence.” He spoke out against the injustices of the prevailing cultural norms of his day and spearheaded a movement that...
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