Carlos Rodrigo

Inspiration

Do not go gentle into that good night

Rage, rage against the dying of the light.

Roll the Dice

If you’re going to try, go all the way.

This too shall pass

The sentiment which, amidst the perpetual change of human affairs, was most descriptive of their real tendency.

Death in Teheran

Nobody scapes from Death

Finding Your Purpose and Living a Meaningful Life

A letter by Hunter S. Thompson.

A Pale Blue Dot

Look again at that dot. That’s here. That’s home. That’s us.

Allow

There is no controlling life.

13 Virtues of Benjamin Franklin

In 1726, at the age of 20, Benjamin Franklin created a system to develop his character.  

The Summer Day

What is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?

The Parable of the Fisherman

An eye-opening story on how to live life.

Serenity Prayer

[…] grace to accept with serenity, the things that cannot be changed…

Shortness of Life

It is not that we have a short time to live, but that we waste a lot of it.

The blind and the elephant

This parable has been used to illustrate the inability of man to know the totality of reality.

Living in the present

We can only truly live in the present.

Nassim Taleb on being black swans

On the odds on being born and being grateful.

Unnaturality of Anger

We were born to work together like feet, hands and eyes…

St. Crispin’s day Speech

We few, we happy few, we band of brothers;

The man in the arena

It is not the critic who counts…

The lucky ones

We are going to die, and that makes us the lucky ones.

The tale of two wolves

A Cherokee legend about life.

Purpose of life

The purpose of life is right in front of us: It’s to create a reality we want to inhabit .

Dalai Lama y la vida

Man surprised me most about humanity. Because he sacrifices his health in order to make money. Then he sacrifices money to recuperate his health. And then he is so anxious about the future that he does not enjoy the present; the result being that he does not live in the present or the future; he lives as if he is never going to die, and then dies having never really lived. – Dalai Lama

Invictus

Inspiring words from William Ernest Henley.

If

How to become a man, by Rudyard Kipling.

To make much of time

Gather ye rosebuds while ye may…

Basic Rules

Build a good name. Keep your name clean. Don’t make compromises, don’t worry about making a bunch of money or being successful. Be concerned about doing good work. Protect your work and if you build a good name, eventually that name will be its own currency. – Patti Smith