"Light House"

Written by krishnan.c

Continued from page 1

Nothing is going to happen if you constantly think about him/her andrepparttar sufferings you meted out.

Nothing will happen out of this except you will lost all your path of success like you were in a unfamiliar forest.

You will lost allrepparttar 138825 resources for your success.

You will lost allrepparttar 138826 ideas to attain your success.

You will lost allrepparttar 138827 fortunes getting out of your success.

You will be missing your family,friends,etc.,Finally you will lost your peace of mind.

When you are concerning about others inrepparttar 138828 negative sense it means that you are losing your health also.

You are indirectly inviting unnecessary diseases like blood pressure,diabetes,etc.,

Good health only gives you hard and smart workable physique.

Hard and smart work give you more fortunes.

More fortunes make you to lead a happy life.

When you think about others inrepparttar 138829 negative sense you are missing to enterrepparttar 138830 door of success.

Not only that you are indirectly allowing others to overtake you who were lagging behind you and less qualified than you in all aspects.

Always haverepparttar 138831 principle of thinking that life is only to live happily without giving hindrance to others in any manner.

It is common that we have to encounter certain difficulties,face certain undesirable peoples face certain undesirable incidents during our life time.

But we have to takerepparttar 138832 good for our welfare and leaverepparttar 138833 bad as lesson.

If we continuously think aboutrepparttar 138834 person who did wrong to us or waiting forrepparttar 138835 opportunity to take revenge,we are voluntarily inviting further troubles.

When you constantly think about a person who you don't like,You are wasting your wonderful future.

You are ruining your wonderful life.

You are wasting your wonderful time.

Human beings are wonderful creation ofrepparttar 138836 nature or god whatever you may call.

You may not know whether you may born again in this universe or not.

So we must haverepparttar 138837 principle to be happy and to keep others happy till we live in this world.

Nothing is permanent in this world.

You cannot expect all you love will be always with you.whenrepparttar 138838 situation changes no body will care about any body.

Atrepparttar 138839 same time we must stick on to our duties with utmost sincerity whether it may be to our family or in our career.

We born in this world alone.No body accompanied us while we born.While we go from this earth nobody will accompany us.

No body will also come forward to accompany us whether they may be our spouse or children or relation or whoever we love so much.We will go alone as if we enter in this earth alone.

Then why these commotions?Jealousy,vengence,etc.,

Can we guarantee for meeting these people again if we have another birth?

Can these same peoples will be our relations or friends again if we have another birth?

Nobody knows.

If you want to have a peace of mind to enjoyrepparttar 138840 success considerrepparttar 138841 principle of life is to live and not to suffer,or not for revenge.

Treat everybody as our friend.

Think every body as our well wisher.

Think everybody as our relative.

Then you won't have a grudge against him/her and you will haverepparttar 138842 peace of mind, which isrepparttar 138843 topmost of all fortunes in this world.

This fortune alone will make you to achieve whatever you want in this world with great peace of mind.

krishnan.c author

Author's bio: Krishnan.c,48 years old,was formerly senior official in a State Govt.Corporation in India.

After serving 27 years of service,he is writting articles mostly on motivational topics blended with his professional and personal experiences.

He has written many artilces on parenting,childen,health practices,etc.,

His articles are being published in many internet sites.

His recent contributions are,

"Invite failures"

"When Philip can do,Why can't me".

"Your assigned character in life"

"Don't dig your own pit"

Recently he has released his ebook "You can succeed".

Author's website: http://www.tncity.biz

Author's email: krishnan144@gmail.com

Author's bio: Krishnan.c,is writting articles mostly on motivational topics blended with his professional and personal experiences.

Recently he has released his ebook "You can succeed".

Author's website: http://www.tncity.biz

A Time for Rebellion!

Written by Mark Cole

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Duringrepparttar Revolutionary War which followed,repparttar 138791 burden of financingrepparttar 138792 war and supplyingrepparttar 138793 troops with necessities fell largely on Hancock. He did not fail to deliver. As if that were not enough, in 1780, with a few years remaining inrepparttar 138794 war, Hancock was elected asrepparttar 138795 first governor of Massachusetts - a post he held until his death in 1793.

With victory andrepparttar 138796 Treaty of Paris, you might think that things would slow down for Hancock, but that was hardlyrepparttar 138797 case. He was called upon time and again. He represented Massachusetts underrepparttar 138798 Articles of Confederation and wasrepparttar 138799 seventh President ofrepparttar 138800 United States in Congress. Withrepparttar 138801 demise ofrepparttar 138802 Articles, as governor of Massachusetts, he became a major voice for ratification ofrepparttar 138803 U.S. Constitution. Inrepparttar 138804 new United States, he pushed forrepparttar 138805 creation of a powerful navy - a move which proved to be critical torepparttar 138806 new nation's survival inrepparttar 138807 War of 1812.

For most of his life, John Hancock expended an enormous amount of energy forrepparttar 138808 cause of liberty and for American independence. While no one can challenge Washington forrepparttar 138809 title of "Father of our Country", Hancock would be a strong contender forrepparttar 138810 title of "Grandfather of our Country".

What doesrepparttar 138811 life of John Hancock mean for us today? So long as there are people who want to take awayrepparttar 138812 freedoms of other people, we should not forget John Hancock.

His response – his disobedience torepparttar 138813 governmental forces which oppressed him and other colonists – is not universally applicable. Asrepparttar 138814 Declaration argues, governments should not be overthrown or disobeyed for trivial reasons. But sometimes governments should, indeed, must be disobeyed.

Take, for example,repparttar 138815 story of a handful of Texas families inrepparttar 138816 late ‘70’s and early ‘80’s. For various and diverse reasons, they had exercised their liberty to teach their children at home rather than inrepparttar 138817 public schools or in a private academy.

They were on solid legal ground to do so. As anyone with even a cursory knowledge of Texas history knew,repparttar 138818 Texas compulsory attendance law enacted in 1916 did not preclude education at home. More than a few Texans were doing just that whenrepparttar 138819 law was passed. After all, there were not that many private or public schools inrepparttar 138820 state at that time, certainly not enough to accommodate all Texas children. It was simply understood that many Texas children were taught at home before, during and afterrepparttar 138821 passage ofrepparttar 138822 compulsory attendance law. It never occurred to anyone that compulsory attendance outlawed learning at home.

That is, until 1981 when a bright staff attorney forrepparttar 138823 Texas Education Agency suddenly announced that homeschooling was not one ofrepparttar 138824 exceptions to compulsory attendance. Shortly after that, an assistant general counsel – not to be outdone in zeal to curtail freedom -- announced even more bluntly: “The compulsory student attendance laws ofrepparttar 138825 State of Texas do not permit students to be taught at home.”

Never mind history andrepparttar 138826 traditional freedoms which Texans had always enjoyed. “There is a new sheriff in town,” wasrepparttar 138827 flavor ofrepparttar 138828 Texas Education Agency’s argument.

Sound familiar? “The history ofrepparttar 138829 present King of Great Britain is a history of repeated injuries and usurpations, all having in direct objectrepparttar 138830 establishment of an absolute Tyranny over these States. To prove this, let Facts be submitted to a candid world.”

Afterrepparttar 138831 announcement of this novel interpretation of a six decade-old statute,repparttar 138832 State of Texas actually began prosecuting disobedient, noncompliant parents – those stubborn parents who refused to bow their knee torepparttar 138833 dictates ofrepparttar 138834 State. In all, some 150 prosecutions were initiated, and about 80 of them were actually tried. And some were convicted. By 1984, teaching your own children at home in Texas had become a criminal offense!

Enterrepparttar 138835 plaintiffs in Leeper v. Texas Education Association. Some of them had already been criminally prosecuted for their refusal to obeyrepparttar 138836 State; some of them had been threatened with prosecution. Some of them had been financially harmed by Texas’ criminalization of homeschooling. But they all had this in common: like John Hancock, they did not regard recent pronouncements from a crazed King, er, State agency demonstrating willful ignorance of history as beingrepparttar 138837 final word onrepparttar 138838 matter. They were not willing to let their freedom,repparttar 138839 freedom of others andrepparttar 138840 freedom ofrepparttar 138841 next generation to be squandered simply because they couldn’t stomach a bit of a fight. Rather, they geared up forrepparttar 138842 battle. Though they had few resources, in their hearts they knew they were right andrepparttar 138843 “red coats” were wrong.

The case took about a decade to end. Butrepparttar 138844 final shot was fired byrepparttar 138845 Texas Supreme Court in 1995 when it unanimously announced that from that point on (just as before)repparttar 138846 Texas compulsory attendance law could no longer be used to make criminals out of parents who teach their children at home. The conflict was obviously not bloody, unlikerepparttar 138847 American Revolution. Butrepparttar 138848 stakes were high.

If they had acquiesced, that freedom would have been lost. What isrepparttar 138849 next freedom we would lose?

If we value freedom, then from time to time, we need John Hancocks. We need people to continue to import goods or educate their children or refuse to move torepparttar 138850 back ofrepparttar 138851 bus– even ifrepparttar 138852 State tells them otherwise.

Only through occasional active disobedience and confrontation will our historic freedoms be protected. Let’s hope that wheneverrepparttar 138853 next big deprivation of freedom occurs, there are some John Hancocks among us who will be willing to disobey and fight.

But when a long train of abuses and usurpations, pursuing invariablyrepparttar 138854 same Object evinces a design to reduce them under absolute Despotism, it is their right, it is their duty, to throw off such Government, and to provide new Guards for their future security. -- Such has beenrepparttar 138855 patient sufferance of these Colonies; and such is nowrepparttar 138856 necessity which constrains them to alter their former Systems of Government.

Rebellion is also personal and when a tyrannical force is oppressing your life – when you are weighted down by anxiety, fear, bordeom, lack of confidence, meaning and vision, it is time to strike back, and strike back violently. Make a list of your shortcomings – your enemies – and systematically eliminate them from your life.

Mark Cole is an attorney, husband and homeschool father in Texas. To learn more about men like John Hancock and to see how they can inspire you, visit his website at http://www.conversationsfromthepast.com.

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