GUIDE TO PERFECT LIVING

Category: Mental

Reading Cultivates The Mind

“Cultivation to the mind is as necessary as food to the body.” ~ Marcus Tullius Cicero “If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he reads.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson READING IS THE BEST WAY to cultivate one’s mind. In fact, it is – specifically – a qualifying method to enhance vocabulary and grammatical proficiency; and one of the quickest ways to secure and assimilate new information. Studies disclosed that reading extends the longevity of the mind; prevents dementia, senility or mental atrophy. Voracious readers likened the brain to a muscle that needs exercise;…

Gear Up For Civilization

“Civilization began the first time an angry person cast a word instead of a rock.” ~ Sigmund Freud “In the highest civilization, the book is still the highest delight. He who has known its satisfaction is provided with a resource against calamity.” ~ Mark Twain CONTINUING EDUCATION, which is one of the components towards civilization, is misconstrued – by many people – that pertains only to “formal” studies or schoolings. Conversely, many of renowned great leaders and deep thinkers were not degree holders. In fact, some did not even reach higher formal educational attainment, yet really belonged to the so-called…