What's character building all about? Ever heard someone say, "I earned my degree at the School of Hard Knox."? As a parody of higher education with respect to life, many have achieved inner wisdom and greatness by overcoming the perils of life through sheer willpower and determination to succeed.
I just read an inspiring story about a young man who came from Ghana to the United States to experience opportunities that were not open to him in his own country. Ziggy Ansah met some young missionaries in his country and shared his passion for basketball.
Who would have thought that something good could come out of the bureaucratic stalemate in different segments of the world? I absolutely loathe the paper pushers who earn good money, take up valuable space and get nothing or at least very little done. I have seen it at the grocery store, at numerous governmental agencies and even in the medical profession and for me it is most frustrating, upsetting and even tests my patience.
A world of hate begins with a single word of anger that festers within your heart, your mind and then sets your emotional state in a frenzy.
People are taking synthetic drugs/herbs to get high. They are looking for something to give them a punch a little excitement and who knows what else.