“Owners of dogs will have noticed that, if you provide them with food and water and shelter and affection, they will think you are god. Whereas owners of cats are compelled to realize that, if you provide them with food and water and shelter and affection, they draw the conclusion that they are gods.”
Christopher Hitchens, The Portable Atheist: Essential Readings for the Nonbeliever

For me, these words were most revelating, and it came to me when I most needed them. I miss you Mr.Hitchens. The world would’ve been a better place with you.

Mother Nature

There is so much to learn… from the nature. There is so much to learn from the elephants of Kalahari who desperately and hopefully venture many hundreds of miles under the red hot sun for some water to survive. There is so much to learn from the predators who pry on their prey. There is… Continue reading

Solitude

A word I love as much as its feasibility. I have always fantasised living alone. And the reason I always had in mind was that I find myself too interesting (like any other narcissistic might say) or because everyone else around me turns out to be uninteresting. But contemplating on the matter lately did help… Continue reading

Q&A with Bill Gates

Bill Gates just appeared on ‘Ask Me Anything’ section of Reddit.com to converse with the public and has replied with some really interesting answers to some of the questions asked. Here are a few of them that might interest you. Q. What is your best personal financial advice for people who make under $100,000 per year?… Continue reading

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”
H. Jackson Brown Jr.

Words that I always keep in mind; helps me when I have second thoughts about going for something.

30 years ago

Happy Birthday to THE #MAC, created as a simple computer “for the people,” one that’s usable without a manual. To the man who refused to live somebody else’s life, may your spirit live forever through your vision and creation of machines, technology that had and continue to change our world! Being a proud user of both… Continue reading

Extremity

When everything goes perfect in your life, you will sense a very strange and uncanny feeling, for you’ll feel you have nothing else to earn or achieve. Like it is the extremity. I suppose it is the dangerous of all emotions. I have felt this. More than a few times. And only when you feel… Continue reading

Good Morning Reddit

My Facebook friends might have already known from my recent status update about how much of a Reddict (Reddit.com addict) I am. I start my day browsing the Reddit homepage, which self-proclaims as ‘the front page of the internet’, and updates with the latest reads that tops the topics that interests me. i.e music, books, literature (how about a refreshing… Continue reading