Pages tagged with Appreciations

Alexander Pope was born a Catholic in Protestant England, was forbidden to live in London City and was liable to pay a double taxation. Moreover, he was suffering from a series of diseases. ‘To combat these handicaps’, he possessed more than the courage of a lion. His poems were a...
Once there was a time in England when a trio of writers created very interesting articles on the daily life of people and amused the English-reading world. Whatever was happening around them in people’s lives became the subject of their stories and essays. E.V.Lucas, A.G.Gardiner an...
The industrial town of Bradford in England had its famous school master in the person of Mr. Jonathan Priestley, whose son John Boynton Priestley later became one of the most famous literary figures in the world, remembered for his scholarly essays, novels, plays, travel books and spe...
E.M.Forster was a celebrated British literary figure who knew deep about the philosophy of the East. He made three visits to India and became familiar with the Hindu, Muslim and Anglo-Indian visions in India. His famous novel A Passage To India was made into a movie by David Lean. In ...
Storm and rain and hail and heat and sun shine are not dreadful things to plants. They are the turbulence which causes them to germinate, grow, flower, seed, fruit, wither away and again germinate and flower from seeds. Mankind also is in inimical storm and rain and hail, but civiliza...
Tagore was one of the most musical-minded poets of the 19th century who lived to see the glories and advancement of the 20th century also. India’s supreme educational visionary, he started Saanthi Nikethan in Calcutta which grew into the Viswa Bhaarathi World University. Tagore was ...
Anton Chekhov was a Russian short story writer whose stories became famous for their surprise endings, just like Oscar Wilde’s, Maupassant’s and O.Henry’s. He found his characters from among the middle class and poor people of Russia. In his story The Nincompoop, he explains how...
Adopting a scientific point of view is useful in many ways, whether for solving the Negro problem or for solving the problem of diseases. J.B.S.Haldane was a famous British scientist and author who later took Indian citizenship. His writings on biological subjects made scientific idea...
Rabindranath Tagore was an educator, social reformer, poet, playwright, novelist and short story writer. His poetical collection Gitanjali was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. Home Coming is the tale of a 14 year old boy who was a nuisance to his mother, was sent away for study...
Appreciation is the elixir of creation..I am so happy with Wiki all but one all encourage One sadly mistakes me.. for some lost hubby!
Mankind hates to destruct, in spite of the destructive traits inherent in man. In his heart, man is a good being who likes to preserve mankind's achievements intact for the posterity. But politics is often not led by men, but by mobs and crowds. Wars when fought by single persons have...
Do credit all..Some of us want all attraction of all....My way is to share what we know with all ...with decency and due respect ------It doesn't come to all easily..you all know it...
A guy never knew exactly what it is to be loved.To him its something mystical and majestic...expressions of this new found love.
All my life I have wanted to share and pass on a lesson of appreciation which to many many rarely comes..
Just a view on how one can overcome loneliness Can you try too???
Some appreciate purposefully ...many try to damage unknowingly and endlessly.. this poem is a tribute to the former mostly
This poem is a consequence of my world established critics ,who clear each and very poetry of mine ,before it is placed on the Internet and is copyrighted .Hence this salutation...
Judy of Wiki is a Star pager .A great motivator and any praise showered upon her is insignificant we all know.Still I do endeavour
We must not only tick but we must to encourage the artist clap when in presence or comment when absent Hope this message is well taken
The details of a mother’s role to her children can never be exhausted. Mothers perform these duties with great humility, endurance and commitment every single day. The mothers have become a jack of all trades and have mastered all these trades. Mothers are outstanding nurses, dentis...
Mothers take on endless list of roles and duties that if compensated, no one will ever afford to hire them. Mothers take the role of housekeepers, cooks, tailors, nurses, dentists, teachers, counselors/coaches and problem solvers. They do so with great dedication and commitment not ex...
Omnibus was the old name for a bus. When city buses were newly introduced in the London streets, they were uniformly coloured chocolate. Robert Lynd disliked them for their colour which was dull and non interesting to the eyes and also because they deprived him of the delights of walk...
Disciplined students under strict masters have created empires and dynasties in this world. The lone Chandragupta captivated by the severe Chaanakya Gupta founded the famous Maurya Empire in North India and the twaine created classical political theories the world still reveres. Alexa...
Robert Lynd is famous for his essays of wit, wisdom and humour. Here he is writing ‘in praise of mistakes’, how they are useful and how they are enjoyable to the world. It is his opinion that it is difficult to write something without slipping somewhere. Mistakes do not interfere ...
Virginia Woolf was a British essayist, novelist and critic. The Voyage Out, Night And Day and Jacob’s Room are her famous books. Professions For Women was a lecture she gave before a women’s meeting. A woman can be a doctor, a lawyer, a civil servant or a journalist. But in all th...
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