“If for the company you cannot find a wise and prudent friend who leads a good life, then, like a king who leaves behind a conquered kingdom, or like a lone elephant in the elephant forest, you should go your way alone.”- Dhammapada

I cannot see the future, And neither…


“Take risks, but make sure you are here Tomorrow.” — Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Once Dave, the barbarian, and Colonel Sanders went on a fishing trip. Dave was the helmsman and Colonel Sanders was the angler. …


Society interacts with everybody’s personality in different ways, that it may not grant you opportunities until you’re 29, 32, or even 40. The key thing is to keep swinging. You’ll hit one soon enough.” — Aaron Clarey.

Once upon a time in Savannah Africa, the elders decided to host…


“I didn’t do it for you. I did it for my own self interest.”-Manoj Pun

I recently visited a yard sale, not to buy anything but just to look around and to practice my bargaining skill. I met this pair of an old mother and daughter who were clearing up…


“People that don’t laugh are not serious people. To be serious you need to laugh. Those people that appear to be always serious are fake serious. They are always acting.” — — Gianluca Vacchi.

Methuselah opened her eyes with the glimmer of a smile in them. She was reimagining what…


“Experience is the worst teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterward.” — Vernon Law

As we’ve all heard the tale of the Hare and the Tortoise. They go for a race. The hare sprints, but the tortoise moves at its own pace, very slowly. Seeing how far…


“Above all, don’t lie to yourself. The man who lies to himself and listens to his own lie comes to a point that he cannot distinguish the truth within him, or around him, and so loses all respect for himself and for others. And having no respect he ceases to…


“Have an equal fascination to learn from a prostitute, a philosopher and a merchant. They teach important lessons in life.”-Manoj Pun

Before making any big claims, Here’s a disclaimer alert: “In no manner or form am I suggesting to be an authority. Any thoughts or ideas shared by this author…


“A well-rounded man is an artist, warrior, and philosopher.”- Benvenuto Cellini (1500–1571)

The story is about the time when trading wrestling cards was a thing. It was the trend and every kid on the block had a stash of their trading cards. …


“Pick Partners With Intelligence, Energy and Integrity.You can’t compromise on any of these three”-Naval Ravikant.

Even prior to the internet, people leveraged their people skills into luring naive people to speculate into outlandish returns. …

MANOJ PUN

Among the infinite Wisdom, I am lost. An admirer of knowledge & Virtue, a lover of curiosity. Part-Time Barbarian. https://parttimebarbarian.netlify.app/home

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