The Animal Farm (Complete – Part 3) – George Orwell

Chapter 8 A few days later, when the terror caused by the executions had died down, some of the animals remembered–or thought they remembered–that the Sixth Commandment decreed "No animal shall kill any other animal." And though no one cared to mention it in the hearing of the pigs or the dogs, it was felt … Continue reading The Animal Farm (Complete – Part 3) – George Orwell

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The Animal Farm (Complete – Part 2) – George Orwell

Chapter 4 By the late summer the news of what had happened on Animal Farm had spread across half the county. Every day Snowball and Napoleon sent out flights of pigeons whose instructions were to mingle with the animals on neighbouring farms, tell them the story of the Rebellion, and teach them the tune of … Continue reading The Animal Farm (Complete – Part 2) – George Orwell

The Animal Farm (Complete – Part 1) George Orwell

The animals of Manor Farm take over the farm when Mr. Jones dies and decide to make a set of rules for a fair society. Corruption settles when the pigs start living like humans and change the rules, removing anyone who dares question them. Animal Farm A Fairy Story By George Orwell MR. JONES, of … Continue reading The Animal Farm (Complete – Part 1) George Orwell

Famous Quotes from Albert Einstein

A few quotes from one of the brightest minds in the 20th century. "Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage -- to move in the opposite direction." "Imagination is more important than knowledge." "Gravitation is not responsible for … Continue reading Famous Quotes from Albert Einstein

All about Stress

We live in the most stressful and demanding country in the world. We are constantly in fierce competition with others. Stress manifests physiological changes in the body. Psychological stress is a result of many factors and should be dealt with very carefully.  Stress can be defined as a set of interactions between the person and … Continue reading All about Stress

The Paradoxical Commandments

People are illogical, unreasonable, and self-centered. Love them anyway. If you do good, people will accuse you of selfish ulterior motives. Do good anyway. If you are successful, you will win false friends and true enemies. Succeed anyway. The good you do today will be forgotten tomorrow. Do good anyway. Honesty and frankness make you … Continue reading The Paradoxical Commandments

How past experiences affect your life

Without the interaction of other people an individual can’t develop a personality. Sociologist Herbert Mead developed a theory known as social behaviorism, which helped explained why past social experiences help form an individuals’ personality. Mead did not believe that personality was developed by drives or biologically, but more on terms socially.  He stated that the … Continue reading How past experiences affect your life

From the corner of his eye (Dean Koontz)

Horrormeister Koontz looks heavenward for inspiration in his newest suspense thriller, From the Corner of His Eye, which is chock-full of signs, portents, angels and one somewhat second-rate devil, a murky and under characterized guy named Junior Cain who throws his beloved wife off a fire tower on an Oregon mountain and spends the rest of the novel … Continue reading From the corner of his eye (Dean Koontz)

Biotypes for Basic Personality Dimensions?

Personality traits are elaborations of what once were relatively simple reflexive mechanisms. "The Twilight Zone" between Genotype and Social Phenotype The nineteenth-century "science" of phrenology proposed that each personality trait had a particular locus in the brain that shaped the skull above it. Today, we view this kind of brain localization as fallacious. But in … Continue reading Biotypes for Basic Personality Dimensions?

The Fall of the House of Usher (Complete)

The Fall of the House of Usher and Other Writings is a collection that displays the full force of Edgar Allen Poe's mastery of both Gothic horror and the short story form. This Penguin Classics edition is edited with an introduction and notes by David Galloway. Son coeur est un luth suspendu; Sitot qu'on le … Continue reading The Fall of the House of Usher (Complete)