CTA- PUBLIC SPEAKING: CREMONIAL SPEECH
Junior and Mum's Birthday party.
It is a great blessing to have you all here today to celebrate my mother and best friend’s birthday. It is very special for me to have two very special people in my life share the same birthday, I'm blessed to have...
100 Best Business Books of All Time
BOOKS IN THE 100 BEST
All the books in the 100 best, separated by chapter.
Improving your life, your person and your strengths.
Flow by Mihaly Csikzentmihalyi
Getting Things Done by David Allen (also available in CD and audio)
The Effective Execut
A very good morning to our beloved principal, Pn Laila Mohd Noor, senior assistants, teachers and friends. On this glorious morning, I, Gary Tan the recipient of this year’s “Best Student Award” am going to give a talk on “How to Become a Successful Student”. In my speech, I am...
The Good Earth: Wang Lung - A Man of Determination and Loyalty
Pearl S. Buck shows her readers the many faces of Wang Lung in her book,
The Good Earth. Wang Lung is a rice farmer who gains all his wealth through the
land. He struggles to move from poverty to a well respected wealthy man. Wa
"Who the hell am I?" (Ellison 386) This question puzzled the invisible man, the unidentified, anonymous narrator of Ralph Ellison's acclaimed novel Invisible Man. Throughout the story, the narrator embarks on a mental and physical journey to seek what the narrator believes is "true identity," a beli
Books related to Invisible Man
Although most ethnic groups do not like to be thought of as different, they do come to enjoy the benefits that come with being labeled as a minority. Affirmative action is a program initiated to try and bridge the gap between white Americans and t
Invisible Man Introduction Invisible Man, written in 1952 by Ralph Ellison, documents a young black man's struggle to find identity in an inequitable and manipulative society. During the course of this struggle, he learns many valuable lessons, both about society and himself, through his experiences
Throughout the Shakespearian play, Hamlet, the main character is given the overwhelming responsibility of avenging his father's "foul and most unnatural murder" (I.iv.36). Such a burden can slowly drive a man off the deep end psychologically. Because of this, Hamlet's disposition is extremely incons
Psychosocially therapeutic aspects of The old Man and the Sea
This exceptional story should be used as a therapeutic aid for hopeless and depressed people who needed a powerful force for continuing struggles of life against fate. They should say as the boy Manolin, "I'll bring the luck by myself
How does one determine the measure of a man? His accomplishments? His ancestry? His financial worth? Or do we look deep into the heart and soul of that man and determine the weight of his values, his dreams and what he has stood for in the grand scheme of things?
We will appraise the lives of
Somewhere at sometime a philosopher once said, "The world is divided into two kinds of people: those who are skeptical of others until the others prove themselves, and those who assume that other people are good and decent unless proven otherwise." Ronald Reagan was one of those people who assumed
Language Analysis of Lou Gehrig's
Farwell Speech to the Yankees
Lou Gehrig was one of the best baseball players to ever play the game. He was blessed with an amazing career playing for the New York Yankees setting many major league records such as 2,130 consecutive games from 1925 to 1939. Unfo
I strongly disagree with Fowls comments. He believes that Disney is taking over children's lives and that it reinforces a simplistic and narrow view of life. I do not believe that this is correct. Every little girl wants to be a beautiful princess and every boy, a big, strong man, who fights off the
War Is Hell
Throughout all of history, humans have been unable to maintain peace and have always resorted to the inevitable state of war. War has changed of lives of every person who has every lived, and will continue to do so as man struggles to fight the survival of the fittest. Millions of innoc
When I performed this behavior-change-project it steadily increased the presence of happiness in my life and had also increased my energy, confidence, and overall well-being. I could not believe the personal rewards I reaped from a single school assignment, not to mention an assignment I h
Parents, Teachers, and fellow graduates.
On different dates in 1992 we were born none of us new we would be sitting here with the people we are today, neither did our parents, God has already made a plan for us, making our paths cross at different points, almost like we were all destined to be sit
The book Charlie and the chocolate factory was written in 1964. The story is about a man named Willy Wonka who owns a world famous yet mysterious chocolate factory and a boy named Charlie Bucket who is a poor boy yet in the face of all the suffering he goes through he maintains the attitude of a goo
There are not many men in the history of the world that have inspired, influenced and revolutionized the modern world as Leonardo da Vinci has. His works in Arts, Science, Engineering and many others has influenced many people in their respective fields. His works in Engineering such as the designin
Unit: Introduction to the Writing Process
Activity 2: "Friends, Good Friends, and Such Good Friends"
1. Pre-Reading: Skimming and scanning. What are the seven categories of friends that the author mentions?
The video Analysis Assignment was over Lou Holtz 1980 "Do Right" speech. Lou Holtz has been around and in a lot of different states and different jobs. Most people know him as a football coach and a motivational speaker. Lou Holtz was known as the best motivational speaker of the 19