In the movie “Shawshank Redemption”, Andy Dufresne said, “Hope is a good thing. Maybe the best things and no good thing ever dies”. Replying to it, his friend Ellis Boyd Red had said “Let me tell you something, my friend-Hope is a dangerous thing. Hope can drive a man insane”. This conversation presents a lucid view of the two-sided coin that is Hope. I must say, from my experience, both Andy & Red are right. In my opinion, Hope is what keeps us going, when everything else and everyone else tells you to do otherwise (which may end up as you had anticipated or otherwise). But Hope is also an escape way out of rationality. When the rain of rationality stops, the sun of hope shines bright.
The Freedom we won, The Prices we Pay, The Humiliation we faced, Suppression of our Say, Some People stood tall, holding their Sway, Foot on the ground, whatever comes their Way, Fighting for the Nation, keeping their problems at Bay, Treading through Dangers, like they were Fay, Tyrants asked to give up, they said NAY! … Continue reading Happy Constitution Day
There are several glaring anomalies with ourselves, with our millenial generation, which we shouldn't be overlooking if we are genuinely serious about resolving it. Though we have many brilliant things to be proud of, to celebrate & numerous reasons to keep going but we need to introspect to realize whats wrong with our generation. This … Continue reading Generation or De-Generation?
Whenever I try to give reference of some movie or some serial or some book regarding some life lessons or struggle, pain, love , agony, pleasure, worldview, or anything else, to people, they tend to reject it right away by saying that it's reel life not real life. They say, in real life things happens … Continue reading Reel Vs Real
This world is an elaborate system of interdependencies : a labyrinth of myriad connections. None of us are free. You can imagine this world as an osmotic system where continuos exchange of ideas, thoughts, feelings, notions, interpretations, opinions & creations are flowing across the boundaries of our existence. All the sciences: natural or social, have one … Continue reading World & We