the two wolves
Life lessons

The Two Wolves — Life Lessons Series #9

‘A fight is going on inside me,” he said to the boy. “It is a terrible fight and it is between two wolves. One is evil. He is anger, envy, sorrow, regret, greed, arrogance, self-pity, guilt, resentment, inferiority, lies, false pride, superiority, self-doubt, and ego. The other is good – he is joy, peace, love, hope, serenity, humility, […]

Life lessons

The Muddy Road – Life Lessons series #8

Two monks, Tanzan and Ekido were once traveling together down a muddy road. A heavy rain was still falling. Coming around a bend, they met a lovely girl in a silk kimono and sash, unable to cross the intersection.   ‘Come on, girl,’ said Tanzan at once. Lifting her in his arms, he carried her over […]

Relationships, Self

Thank you to my brother

When your brother is only two years older than you, then you are almost certain you will have a healthy competition. You play, you joke and fight and you tease and challenge each other. Once you reach a certain age, you also (slowly) learn how to give compliments. Today, my brother Sheraz has become 31. Time […]

Impact, Motivation, Relationships, Self

How To Become The Great Average of The 5 People You Spend Most Time With

‘You are the average of the five people you spend the most time with.’ – Jim Rohn An advice you often hear from those who have travelled the road to success, is to surround yourself with successful people. Leo Wildrich explains this beautifully on Lifehacker, using the framework of Jim Rohn. Success breeds success, while […]

Relationships, Self

8 Random Life Lessons Mom Taught Us

Dad is almost 60, but he shines like never before. The last couple of years have been amazing. In 2012, we helped him fulfil his life dream: opening a one of a kind restaurant, together with his kids. And at this very moment, we are in the final phase of creating his very own pure […]