Monthly Archives: July 2012

Waste of Materials


All the resources we waste basically consist of two kinds: materials and talents. The waste of time essentially means we are doing something we should not do, which means either wasting materials or talents, or both. Have we thought about … Continue reading

Posted in 21st Century, Environment, Inspiration | 4 Comments

How Can Growth Be Sustained?


Nearly four years after the US financial meltdown of 2008, the economic situation in the developed world has remained in the doldrums. Government deficits are blamed for the problem, but they are only a result of the long recession rather … Continue reading

Posted in 21st Century, Economics/Politics, Environment, Inspiration | 1 Comment

Quotes to Savor, Part II


“A rich man is one who knows that he has enough.” — Lao Tzu “Nature, to be commanded, must be obeyed.” — Sir Francis Bacon “The people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the … Continue reading

Posted in Inspiration | Leave a comment

Vicious Circles In Life


Life is full of vicious circles. When you get into one, it’s very difficult to get out. Why is it so hard? All vicious circles have two or more components reinforcing each other that give you no incentive to break … Continue reading

Posted in Business/Investment, Economics/Politics, Inspiration | 1 Comment

Laughable Comments by US Politicians


==> Mitt Romney (Presidential Candidate, Republican Party): “Corporations are people!” Corporations are not people. They are supposed to serve the people while making a reasonable profit. But how many corporations put people before profit? When a person makes so much … Continue reading

Posted in Funny/Personal | 1 Comment

Human Resource: Its Decay and Corruption


Great empires rise and fall as seen throughout history. I cannot help wondering what cause them to falter. Of course there are many reasons. Most of them are simply perceived as external such as foreign aggression or natural disasters. Aren’t … Continue reading

Posted in Economics/Politics, Game Changer, Inspiration | Leave a comment