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Straight and Fast by ephemeraki on Mar 18, 2013“How will I ever get out of this labyrinth!” Inspired by the poet Francois Rabelais’ dying last words, Miles Halter evaded the comfort zone of his Florida home. The poet’s last words were, “I go to seek a Great Perhaps.&...



Tissue Paper Tales #001: Thomas Edison on Making Mistakes by Manila Gawker on Oct 13, 2012Learning from Mistakes Thomas Edison tried two thousand different materials in search of a filament for the light bulb. When none worked satisfactorily, his assistant complained, "All our work is in vain. We have learned nothing." Edison replie...



Inspirational Quote from Thomas Edison: I have more respect... by Inspirational Quotes Today on Oct 6, 2012"I have more respect for the fellow with a single idea who gets there than for the fellow with a thousand ideas who does nothing." Thomas Edison Inventor & Scientist Image Source...



"Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one..." by CPA Bum on Jul 2, 2012“Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” - Thomas Alva Edison...



Do what you can Do by Act Like A Man on May 28, 2012What can you do? I asked a jobless man who was waiting for work to come. We live in an age today where it is an excuse to be jobless. There are literally thousands of jobs out there but if you expect it to come to you in a silver platter, you are day...



History of The Telephone Line by Computer Technology Blog on Apr 18, 2012Follow @ryderskull88 The telephone was famously invented by Alexander Graham Bell in the US during the 19th century, with the first call made over just 100 feet (30.5 metres) on the 14th of February, 1876. In the subsequent years a global industr...



TURNING FAILURES INTO SUCCESS by OFWNURSE on Apr 4, 2012TweetSharePin It “If you want to succeed, double your failure rate.”- Tom Watson Sr. If you study history, you will find that all stories of success are also stories of great failures. But people don’t see the failures. They only se...



Top 12 Surprising Filipino Inventions You Might Want To Know by Definitely Filipino on Jan 29, 2012   Related article: Filipino Inventors: The harsh reality               Philippines is a breeding ground for undiscovered and, more often than not, unappreciated geniuses of many sorts. I know a lot of you know who Jose Rizal is, and who d...



Why failing in business is a step towards success by Mamahagi on Nov 3, 2011I’m a failure. Almost, every business I started has failed, yet I consider myself successful. That doesn’t sound right does it? For most people, failing is a frightening word and people will do everything in their power not to fail. It...



IBANG KLASE (Chapter 13) by Ibang Klase on Aug 18, 201113Parang mundo ng pantasya kung ikaw ay nasa magandang lugar gaya ng mall.  Ngayong nakasakay na ako sa traysikel at nagkatawaran—palagi namang ganito—bumabalik ang boring na eksena.  Ipinikit ko sumandali ang aking mga mata at pinilit...