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Enlightenment: Set Your Light Free (Video)

The English word “Enlightenment” has a two-way meaning. At a glance, it means “receiving light,” as in “someone is enlightened.” However, it also means “shedding light,” as in “enlightening others.” The two-directional meaning makes this word even more enlightening. Many…

Lawful or Loveful (Video)

Napoleon said, “The word impossible is not in my dictionary.” We all know he had made significant achievements in history with that can-do attitude. In my dictionary, however, I want to delete the word “unacceptable.” Let me explain because it’s…

The Amplitude of Attitude (Video)

During a TV interview, a reporter asked Bill Gates, “Microsoft products have been illegally copied and distributed in China. How are you going to deal with that problem?” It was about twenty years ago.  Bill Gates replied with a smile,…

Descending to Greatness (Video)

When I first came to America, I noticed many governmental organizations are named “services.” Internal Revenue Service (IRS), US Postal Service (USPS), Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS), which has since become US Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS), etc. Contrarily, many…

Watch Out for the Thorns (Video)

There is a Burmese proverb, “Only a stout stomach can keep the commandments.” It means, “A hungry person cannot maintain morality,” or “Spirituality is for the rich.” It’s often used as a sardonic excuse to postpone seeking spirituality. “Well, I…