Life Quotes #25

Arnold Schwarzenegger first gained fame as a body builder, using that as a launching point to become a huge Hollywood star and, later, the governor of California.

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Grit: The Power Of Passion And Perseverance

Leaving a high-flying job in consulting, Angela Lee Duckworth took a job teaching math to seventh graders in a New York public school. She quickly realized that IQ wasn't the only thing separating the successful students from those who struggled. Here, she explains her theory of "grit" as a predictor of success. https://www.ted.com/talks/angela_lee_duckworth_grit_the_power_of_passion_and_perseverance

Frank Sinatra – You Make Me Feel So Young

Only Good Ole Blue Eyes could sing about love so well. THE BEST LYRICS: You make me feel so young You make me feel there are songs to be sung Bells to be rung And a wonderful spring to be sprung And even when I'm old and grey I'm gonna feel the way I do, … Continue reading Frank Sinatra – You Make Me Feel So Young

The Two Minute Bio: Eric Denzenhall

Eric Dezenhall is a crisis management expert who advises others on media attacks on businesses and public figures and on Internet attacks ("flaming"). He devoted a book to the subject with Nail 'Em! Confronting High-profile Attacks on Celebrities and Businesses. Derek B. Knights wrote in Security Manage-ment that Dezenhall "learned a few things about crisis management during his years … Continue reading The Two Minute Bio: Eric Denzenhall

High Fidelity (2000) “The Music-geek’s View On Love”

DIRECTOR: Stephen Frears RATING: 4/5 All of us know music geeks, in fact you may be one yourself. Music geeks and fanboys are the type of people that are a group to themselves. They've taken the artist or band so seriously that every song by the artist is like a biblical psalm that only they can … Continue reading High Fidelity (2000) “The Music-geek’s View On Love”

Life Quotes #24

Phil Knight is the co-founder of Nike, Inc., one of the world's largest suppliers of athletic shoes and apparel. He had served as the chairman and chief executive officer of the company in the past. Dubbed the “most powerful person in sports” by ‘Sports Illustrated’, Knight is neither a sportsman nor the owner of a … Continue reading Life Quotes #24

Paul Weller – The Changingman-

Paul Weller  is the co-founder of music bands ‘The Jam’ and ‘Style Council’, and following the dissolution of these groups he went on to establish himself as a solo artist. Paul Weller was instrumental in the mod revival; which was a popular music genre in the 1970s and 1980s. This led to him being fondly … Continue reading Paul Weller – The Changingman-

The Two Minute Bio: Alfred Hitchcock

Born in London on August 13, 1899, Alfred Hitchcock worked for a short time in engineering before entering the film industry in 1920. He left for Hollywood in 1939, where his first American film, Rebecca, won an Academy Award for best picture. Hitchcock created more than 50 films, including the classics Rear Window, The 39 Steps and Psycho. Nicknamed the … Continue reading The Two Minute Bio: Alfred Hitchcock