A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders, give orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook a tasty meal, fight efficiently, die gallantly. Specialization is for insects.
- Endless Curiosity to know who he is, what is his purpose in this universe and all those things which a meta-physicist would preach you, but coming to practical and real life model of same, how can one be satisfied with just one branch out of the infinitely many, one can never have a hand big enough to get hold of all the branches at a time, but surely a bundle is better than a mere twig.
- A Love Of Learning is something which i value in people the most. Learning never stops and there is no age to start or to stop learning. There are so many things to be learned in this world, that it is inhumanly impossible to even know the basics of each an every thing, let alone the details. Yet, people shut the doors of their minds to the things which are out of the path, which they have been treading in past. It is simple to tread a known path, but treasures are always found in the dark, hidden passageways. One has to keep opening up new avenues to reach those precious havens.
- A Deep-Seated Need For Control is what everyone wants in life. Be it the control over the decisions one makes for his life, or the decisions others make affecting the concerned person’s life. Thus, a person can make an informed decision only if he knows about the whole sphere of life and not just his chunk.
Thus, going by the theme of the photo i clicked last week, there is no start, no end just one circle opening up into another and the ripples are the ones which carry these circles into each other. Thus, each circle is a domain of life, equally important, it is not enough to remain in only one of them, because ultimately you will be thrown into another circle by a ripple, thus better have knowledge about all the incoming circles of your life !