Millionaire Women Next Door: The Many Successful American Businesswomen
At first, it was hard to address the question “why I chose this book.” I chose it simply because we were giving a list of books and I had to pick one of them, simple...
Self-Made Millionaires - by Brian Tracy
21 Success Secrets of Self-Made Millionaires
by Brian Tracy
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21 Success Secrets of Self-Made Millionaires - by Brian Tracy
21 Success Secrets of Self-Made Millionaires
If wishes were horses, even beggars would ride. But sometimes dream come true. My wishes are hopelessly small. But there is no check on one’s fancy. Fancy is my luxury. I wish I were a billionaire! As a poor man, I have often experienced that Rich men are generally selfish to the extent of being cruel...
What are the Major Story Theme(s) of Slumdog Millionaire?
Prejudice happens when people have a false preconception about an individual or a group. It is seen throughout this movie and even in the title of the movie Slumdog.
Jamal comes from a one of the poorest...
No one can live without MONEY. We need to buy food and many basic necessities of life which are impossible to be bought without money. Most of us try to be rich but only a few people are able to fulfill their dreams about being a millionaire, and like others I am one among those who like to see "day...
I couldn't explained how I feel that moment. I couldn't believe what I have seen. With my hands shivering, I passed the newspaper to my wife."It's true! The first prize is exactly 8888!" I burst into uncontrollable laughter. The first prize! I wasn't dreaming. One million ringgit was...
I knew I would need a lot of courage to get through the day. Diseased rats scurried around my makeshift bed. The pungent, tangy smelly of refuse bags in the roaring sun made me gag. Lying sweaty and filthy on my soggy cardboard “pillow”. I knew that I wasn’t in the best place in my life, but I was determined...
Better Days to Come
In a perfect world, discrimination and racism would not exist, but unfortunately the world we live in is far from perfect. Society, whether they mean to or not, still heavily places stereotypes on different religions, races, and ethnic groups. The media in particular does so through...
does it actually mean? How do we define success?
We may all want success, but we don't all see it in the same way. One person's success may be another's failure. Some people would be very happy to get a B in exam. For some people, anything less than an A is a failure.
What does a successful person...
observed country. The rise of South Asia’s newness also sparked the films The Cup (directed by Khyentse Norbu and released in 1999) and Slumdog Millionaire (directed by Danny Boyle and Loveleen Tandan and released in 2008). These works all strive to bring together the seeming polar opposites; they demonstrate...
One for all, all for marriage
Whether comical, dramatic, or just a box office hit, movies like Chuck and Larry depict the life of a person who is homosexual. In Chuck and Larry gays were ridiculed and looked at as outsiders. Larry has difficulties naming his children as primary beneficiaries...
“meaningful” life? I think that everybody would have his own definition of “meaningful.” Most people work very hard day and night in search of fame and
fortune. When they become millionaires eventually, they may think it is enough for their life. But if they had only one day to live, what would they do? Suddenly...
The Millionaire Next Door
After reading The Millionaire Next Door, Stanley, the author, made me see a different view on the word millionaire and what it actually takes to be one. The basic concept that the book proposes is that the general comprehension of what a millionaire is actually incorrect...
Slumdog Millionaire is a British Drama Film, set in India. India is the second largest country by area in Asia, and with over 1.2 billion people it is the second most populous country in the world, after China. The film was released in 2008 and portrays the different aspects of India as a country. Throughout...
use of the technique, soundtrack. Throughout the film Danny Boyle uses a number of songs to help show his main ideas or messages. In one instance he cleverly picks one main song that helps my emotions engage to the text because this particular song helps show the idea of poverty, which over 60% of India’s...
Lifestyles of the Broke and Unknown
In 2009, the Oscar for Best Motion Picture of the Year was awarded to Christian Colson for the movie Slumdog Millionaire. This is the success story of an uneducated youth, raised in slums of India, who was granted the opportunity to compete...
π-rate Pi Day
For students to do this activity, they will need to be able to plug numbers into equations at shout things like “scurvy dog”!
Avast! Through ye old objects, imagery, and some silliness, help the wee scurvy land lubbers see the impARRRRtance of pi on the high seas...
American Millionaire Culture
Many people think of Brangelina, Gene Simmons, the heiress Paris Hilton when they think of American wealth. However, these are not the typical millionaires of our culture they only represent a small portion of American wealth. The top five percent of the wealthy own over...
a meal twice a day.
I would like to have so much money that I could do something for those who are less fortunate than me. I do not see any harm in having every luxury for myself, if in turn I can do something worthwhile for the poor. When I see children on the streets with no food I feel great pain...
April 28, 2011
I think that we all should believe that love conquers all. That if there is enough love in the relationship, it will all work out till it dies. In the case of the movie Slumdog Millionaire, for Jamal, love does conquer all. Jamal will do...
square meal twice
A day. I sometimes dream of getting rich-so rich I could have everything.
I need. I have certain wishes which I would like to fulfill if I become a
Millionaire. I shall invest some of my money in prize bonds, saving
Certificates and the like. In this way I shall not only get benefit...
In the film Slumdog Millionaire, directed by Danny Boyle, the main idea that love is able to conquer all obstacles put in front of it was worth learning about. Love’s conquering is shown through Jamal’s overcoming obstacles put in front of him – specifically his conflict with the game show host Prem...
I believe in dreams. Dreams are the foundations of our life today. Many of the great things we have today were created first in dreams. Dreams are a portal to reality. If people didn’t dream where would we be.
I BELIEVE IN DREAMS
Martin Luther King Jr. had a dream. A dream that people will...
The Model Millionaire,by Oscar Wilde
I. Presentation of the story
The short story The Model Millionaire is part of the book Lord Arthur Savile's Crime and Other Stories, a collection of short semi-comic mystery stories written by Oscar Wilde and published in 1891.
It is a third-person narrative...
My connections look at how certain choices can affect your life forever. The texts that I used to convey this link were The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini, Slumdog Millionaire directed by Danny Boyle, The Shawshank Redemption directed by Frank Darabont and a poem by Robert Frost called The Road Not Taken...
What would I do if I won a million dollars? For example, from the lottery maybe? Yes, the chances of winning are just as likely as being abducted by aliens but if I did, I this were to happen, what would I do with the cash? Winning the lottery is a favorite daydream for a lot of us. If I had a million...
If You Were a Millionaire
It is true that miracles do occur in man's life. If I become a million¬aire by the blessings of Almighty, my dreams will become true.
I have certain plans in my mind regarding the investment of money.
As man is selfish by nature arid I am also a man made of flesh and...
Slumdog Millionaire 2.4 Essay
(9) Analyse how verbal and visual features of a text (or texts) you have studied are used to give audiences a strong idea.
In the film the ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ directed by Danny Boyle verbal and visual features such as colour dialogue and lightning are used to show the...
Describe narrative features in media texts: Julia Strachan
“Slumdog Millionaire”, directed by Danny Boyle, is a complex, fast pace film. We are taken on a journey through India as Jamal Malik tells us his life story to prove his innocence. Jamal grows up in the Slums of India and with his brother...
story of an eighteen year old Indian boy from the dirty slums of Mumbai who manages to cash in the main prize of the TV-show ”Who wants to be a millionaire?” Combined with the directing of Danny Boyle and co-direction from Indian Lovleen Tandan, this 2008 movie is a great mash up between Hollywood and...