Superficial people consider themselves capable of doing everything. The question, however, is who is willing to hire them?
Do not look for company at all costs, and especially do not allow loneliness to lead you to fickle love or false friendship.
The development of civilization was marked by constant changes. This will continue – therefore, the future will belong to people ready for change.
Only a person who is motivated in the inner depths of his being will help without hesitation and with no obligation for the one helped.
Be patient in life, knowing that there is a real possibility that the desired outcome could happen without your direct involvement.
In reality, there is no such thing as absolute freedom. The rules of social interaction determine one's freedom.
We should enjoy every minute we live today because who knows if we will have a chance to do so tomorrow.
A friend is a person who always understands your preoccupations, even when other people do not perceive them at all.
A lie distorts the image of reality. It is a delusion of the human mind which can disrupt an individual's sense of what is morally right or wrong.
Never lie. Firstly, you will be caught in the lie sooner or later. Secondly, count on problems when repairing the consequences of the lie. Therefore, always tell the truth no matter how unpleasant it is.
Success and failure are relative categories. Therefore, do not exult in victory and do not despair after defeat. Accept the changes in life placidly, knowing that autumn and winter come after summer.
Every fool has an idea how to change the world. Wise people think about how to improve the world around them.
Criticism addressed to a person can only be of benefit if it was said in the right way and at the right time.
It can be accepted that there is a price for man's work, time spent or service done, but never for human dignity.
We should always respect our teachers, because transforming children into knowledge-oriented young people is a precious and extremely difficult job.
When choosing a profession, a person will have good incentive for personal development by choosing such a profession that represents a personal challenge.
Use two-way communication on oral exams to check the students' knowledge, not their attitudes. Checking attitudes can lead to the slippery area of subjective assessment.
In general, people accumulate knowledge gradually over a long period of time. However, there are extraordinary people all around us, who are capable of accumulating impressive amounts of knowledge within a relatively short period of time. Nevertheless, even the greatest genius possesses only a small fraction of all knowledge known by mankind. Finally, the following question arises: how large is all the existing knowledge in comparison to the space of ignorance?
Openness to change is key to implementing new knowledge. That is why one who is indifferent to change is not a friend of knowledge.
In general, sharing and using things decreases their value. However, knowledge increases by implementation and especially by sharing among people.
Wherever you work, work hard and educate yourself continuously. You must never forget social welfare, ethics and honesty. However, there is no guarantee for your career progression. Therefore, don't expect that only the best people will be promoted.
In my opinion, the author-level metric can distort a real author's citation impact. For example, an author who has an h-index = 2 obtained on the basis of two published papers of which each is cited twenty times is more influential than an author who has an h-index = 3 obtained on the basis of three published papers of which each is cited three times.
Older people sometimes talk about the good old days when life was better. In fact, they talk nostalgically about their own youth that was irretrievably gone. The past century has made enormous progress in all fields. The standard of living, work environment, health care quality and mobility, and the availability of cultural programs, recreational activities and information – all that clearly speaks in favor of nowadays.