In an old post 10 Misconceptions about Romania, I was talking about the misconceptions people are fed with and know nothing about Romania. In case you intend to visit Romania, to see its beautiful landscapes, I give you the name of ten counties you can visit. They are “housing” 10 world records as you can read below.Continue reading “10 World Records & 10 Romanian counties”
Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (2002)
Even if, it is a kid movie, I love watching it especially when I am visited by some of my little friends. 🙂 I am glad to see their smiling faces painted with real emotions while watching the movie.Continue reading “Motivational and Inspirational Movies (29)”
A smile or a flower can bring sunshine to your daily life. Smiling or giving a flower to someone, you give a ray of sunshine to them.
Iron Will (1994)
This movie is based on the true story of Will Stoneman and is about a dogsled race from Winnipeg to St Paul, Minnesota.
Will’s dream is to go to college. He gets an acceptance letter but can’t afford the cost of college. His father is proud and determined to enter and win a challenging competition with a prize of $10, 000. Unfortunately, he dies unexpectedly and Will sees himself in the position of deciding to enter the race to save the family farm and reach his goal of going to college. He follows his father’s advice:Continue reading “Motivational and Inspirational Movies (28)”
Eight below (2006)
Eight below (2006) is a heartwarming adventure, a movie inspired by a true story. A movie with no bad guys. 🙂 It takes place in Antarctica, and the real stars are the dogs.
The story is about a dog sledge trainer Jerry, who has to guide an expedition with Dr Davis McClaren. Due to a heavy snowstorm upcoming and some injuries, the scientists and crew members have to leave the polar base. They intend to come back and rescue the dogs but the weather does not permit it. The dogs are left alone…Continue reading “Motivational and Inspirational Movies (27)”
The Greatest Game Ever Played (2005)
The Greatest Game Ever Played is a golf drama based on a true story of the 1913 US Open, where Francis Quimet (20 years old) defeated his idol, 1900 US Open champion, Harry Vardon.
At that time, golf was a gentlemen’s sport and commoners were not allowed to play. Moreover,Continue reading “Motivational and Inspirational Movies (26)”
The present is the only gift we have from life. How do we use it? What have we learned from the past? What future do we leave for generations to come?
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.Søren Kierkegaard
We travel with our minds between two worlds: past and future, and we jump over what is the most important: the present. I have said that the past is history, and we can not change it. What might we do? My answer would be to live in the present differently than we have done so far and change the future, making the world a better place.Continue reading “Make the world a better place!”
«In vain», for you can’t, in vain, for you will fail, in vain, for you will not have enough money… They all are words often used in our society and with a very low connotation most of the time. I have often heard them in my life. Probably you, too. But is it all in vain?
Continue reading “Is All in vain?”
A Warrior of the Light does not waste his time listening to provocations; he has a destiny to fulfill.Paulo Coelho, Warrior of the Light