Any company, absolutely any company in the world has one job — to sell a product or service that they make. Essentially, every product or service solves some particular problem. If you’re buying a television, that solves the problem of entertainment and information — for example. …

The mind likes carrots. When you set a goal for yourself and achieve that goal, the mind immediately tells you, “You must celebrate!”, “You deserve some reward for this achievement!”, “You are amazing!”. And all that the mind is actually doing is making you want things that the mind wants.

I am drunk as I type this. Not completely that I am out of my conscience to not even be able to look at my keyboard right and type — just enough to understand that I am drunk, properly drunk and feeling high — that I cannot walk properly, but…

The problem with being inspired to do it is that it’s like winding the key of a kid’s toy. It works for a while and then you need to wind it all the way back again. The problem with inspiration is that, when the key is wound, a lot of…

When it came to being different and the odd one in the crowd, his was always the name everyone around could think of. He was very peculiar and when his teacher told him that in his 8th standard, he didn’t understand what “peculiar” meant. …

“Once in a while, you need to go back to the pictures you took, pieces you wrote, things you’ve done and people you’ve inspired, to know what you were capable of when you weren’t trying, to know you can do a lot more if you try and put your soul into it”, he wrote to remind himself the same.

Then he wondered, can everybody be inspiration to somebody? “Well yes,” the conscience replied, “Inspiration doesn’t come from a place of success and achievement. It comes from a place of thought and action. Every person who takes an action on a conceived thought will leave a mark of inspiration in a mind somewhere. As long as you are alive, trust me, you’re inspiring somebody”

He was sure that he was making an informed decision and nothing else. However, through all the discussions he had had with his parents, particularly his father, he couldn’t shake the feeling later in the future, like he had poured every last drop of his fate into someone else’s pages.

Naahushi Kavuri

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