Category Archives: Motivational Stories

The Story of Vemana

By | May 24, 2019

Source There was a fabulous saint in Andhra Pradesh named Vemana. There is no home in Andhra Pradesh who would not have at least a little book about him. Though his name was something else, they called him Vemana. When he was a young boy, he was known to be an utter fool. He lived… Read More »

Inspirational Speech by Steve Jobs

By | May 17, 2019

Steve Jobs (1955–2011, 56), founder of Apple Inc, gave this amazing and inspirational speech to Stanford University graduates on June 12, 2005. I am honored to be with you today at your commencement from one of the finest universities in the world. I never graduated from college. Truth be told, this is the closest I’ve… Read More »

Inspirational Story of Dr. Glenn Cunningham

By | May 10, 2019

The little country schoolhouse was heated by an old-fashioned, pot-bellied coal stove. A little boy had the job of coming to school early each day to start the fire and warm the room before his teacher and his classmates arrived. One morning they arrived to find the schoolhouse engulfed in flames. They dragged the unconscious… Read More »

I have learned…

By | May 3, 2019

I’ve learned- that you cannot make someone love you. All you can do is be someone who can be loved. The rest is up to them. I’ve learned- that no matter how much I care, some people just don’t care back. I’ve learned- that it takes years to build up trust, and only seconds to… Read More »

Positive Thinking

By | April 26, 2019

By Francie Baltazar-Schwartz Jerry was the kind of guy you love to hate. He was always in a good mood and always had something positive to say. When someone would ask him how he was doing, he would reply, “If I were any better, I would be twins!” He was a unique manager because he… Read More »

Mango Tree

By | April 19, 2019

Once upon a time there was a beautiful mango tree. Its delicious, mouth watering Alphonso mangoes simply melted on the tongue and the tree itself was so large that standing on one side, one was unable to see to the other. There was a guru who happened to live in the vicinity of this mango… Read More »

Laws of Karma

By | April 12, 2019

Once upon a time there lived in India two friends–Mr. Sham, a rich man devoted to worldly pleasures, and Mr. Honest, a poor man devoted to seeking God. They both lived with their families in a large double house. Mr. Sham was a shameless, unprincipled, godless rogue, whereas Mr. Honest was a conscientious, upright, religious… Read More »

Everyone can play

By | April 5, 2019

At a fundraising dinner for an American school that serves learning disabled children,the father of one of the students delivered a speech that would never be forgotten by all who attended. After extolling the school and its dedicated staff, he offered a question: “When not interfered with by outside influences, everything nature does is done… Read More »

Very Nice, Very Nice

By | March 22, 2019

This is the story of a king and his Prime Minister. The King was a very noble, generous, efficient and progressive king. His Prime Minister was also very intelligent, diplomatic, aware of his duties and very faithful to the king. But the Prime Minister had one annoying habit….he used to say “Very nice, very nice”… Read More »