When I was 7 years old, my mom prepared a glorious lunch consisting of two pieces of Kentucky Fried Chicken. I wouldn’t know it at the time, but that lunch would go down in infamy. A rule of life was broken that day. One with the potential to improve this world tenfold, and all of us in it. This is that story… As I positioned myself on the school gymnasium floor, with my special deep fried treat unveiled for all to see, my classmates looked in awe. But one friend, my neighbo
In January 1979 a local farmer, Genésio Ferreira da Silva, discovered he was sitting on one of largest deposits of gold in the world. At his remote Brazilian farm 430 kilometres (270 miles) south of the Amazon River, nuggets of gold began washing up on shore. Eventually, one huge nugget, as big as 6.8 Kg (15 lbs) and worth over $300,000 USD would be found on the farm. This beautiful gold, filled with so much hope and promise, was found in the tranquil town of Serra Pelada,
From sex, to internal dialogue, to how to survive several near death experiences, here’s my list of important life lessons. I recently posted this response on Quora which garnered a lot of attention, so I think it's worth adding this list to www.the-inspired.com with a added context and ideas from the original for EACH rule. So here we go.... What important lessons has life taught you? 1. Sex is not love. And lust is not love. It takes years to get to really know someone.