About the book (A teaser) qCrossing the Seas: A Diary of My Thoughtsq qWe can forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.q -- Plato qA dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality.q ---John Lennon q Reason and judgment are the qualities of a leader. q - Tacitus As long as you are alive, and I am alive, our dreams will remain alive. Even after Dr. Martin Luther King was shot, his dreams are still alive and have been passed to the next generation to pursue freedom, democracy, equality, justice, peace, and prosperity. Thanks to his wake-up call and pains-taking efforts, modern society is much more open-minded and tolerant towards differences. A good leader should be a good reader; A good reader can become a good leader. Reading minds can be as challenging as reading books. This book documents my book reading experience and my reflections upon politics, education, psychology, communication, religion, and philosophy...etc. as well as my mind reading experience. It is a collection of my posts on my blog and on Facebook, where I have been sharing my thoughts and interacting with top political and business leaders, celebrities, and scholars in America, Europe, and Asia, implicitly and explicitly during the past two years (Sept.2010 through Sept.2012). It is possible that my Facebook posts might have inspired lots of creative celebrities who produced stunning songs, movies, and TV shows. Here are some songs: qBorn this way, q qThe Edge of Glory, q qHair, q qYou and I, q qGovernment Hooker, q qPrincess Die, qqPrincess High, q qSo Happy I Could Die, q qBloody Mary, q qHighway Unicornq--- by Lady Gaga qI Love You This Bigq by Scotty McCreery, American Idol 2011 winner qBrighter Than the Sunq by Colbie Caillat qI Wanna Goq by Brittney Spears qOptionsq by Gomez qFireworkq by Katy Perry qLove You Like a Love Songq by Selina Gomez qYear of 4q by Beyonce qPrincess of Chinaq by Coldplay qInternational Loveq by Pit Bull qMr. Know-It-All, q qStrongerq by Kelly Clarkson qMr. President q by Coco Jambo WE CAN BE ANYTHING by Apl.de.ap qI Am Your Leaderq by Nicki Minaj qTriumphq by Mariah Carey qGive Your Heart A Break, q qSky Scraperq by Demi Lovato qMy Hair Songq by Rhett a Link q There's A Place For Usq by Carrie Underwood qOne Thing, q qTake Me Homeq by One Direction qLet Go, q qChasing Satelliteq by Tomas Fiss qRolling in the Deepq by Adele qYour Bodyq by Christina Aguilera qSomebody to LoveqqTurn to Youq qAs Long as You Love Meq qBelieveqqBoyfriendq qDr.Bieberq by Justin Bieber ...among others. Movies and TV shows: The King's Speech, The Master, Magic Mike, Dr. Who, The Who, The Paper Boy, Killing Them Softly, Captain America, Captain China, Captain Planet, The Dictator, The Hunger Game, The Man with Iron Fists, A Gifted Man, Think Like a Man, Master Class, Big Brother, Under-Covered Boss, Train the Dragon...and so forth. Others: Tedx, SpaceX, MITx, HarvardX, Milk X... It feels good to be approved, appreciated, and accepted by so many intelligent people. I hope to reach out to more people and make more connections, which are vital.After all, it is easier to fix grammatical problems than to fix global problems of an essay or to come up with novel ideas. On Dealing with Papers and People I love standardized tests such as the SAT, GRE, GMAT and the TOEFL. And I love blind review of ... Sometimes I hope the grading of term papers can be done by removing the studentsa#39; identity on the papers to reduce the bias. I got a few A-a#39;s during myanbsp;...
|Title||:||Crossing the Seas|
|Publisher||:||AuthorHouse - 2012-10|