According to Oscar Wilde; "Women are meant to be loved not understood". Assuming Ogbonna had listened to Oyinye when she pleaded with him not to pester her, maybe this love tale wouldn't have been told. Determination and persistence are key factors to achieving any set goal in life including love.
It is well known that there is art to imitate life and its small details. However, you sometimes look at the painting and wonder if Oscar Wilde was right when he said that art mimics life, while life in reality looks art. Some artists make their paintings incredibly authentic, so you end up looking at their work. Here I have collected some of the most realistic paintings you would ever see. Surprisingly this photos are art works created by some of the most creative and talented people round the whole wide world.
Nobody ever desires to be poor, unfortunately, most people end up being poor. The year 2021 is still very fresh and many people are currently enmeshed with the hope that the year will bring them a great financial fortune but judging from history, most of them will still end the year poor, the same way they entered I trust you don't want to be among the "most". Poverty is bad and these 21 powerful statements from great scholars will push you to explore every legitimate channel that will help you to escape poverty
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist that is all” – Oscar Wilde. For anyone who had the privileged of knowing him, Rtd Brigadier Benjamin Adekunle fondly called black scorpion did something rare. He lived his life to bring unity to Nigeria, he put everything to see that Nigeria remains one Nation. Benjamin Adesanya Maja Adekunle was born on June 25, 1936 in Kaduna state. His father was a native of Ogbomosho south in Oyo state while the mother was a member of the Bachama tribe in A
Quotes, especially by famous and respected people in the society are meant to either motivate or inspire people. But, the truth is that not all the time that we need motivations and inspirations. Sometimes, we just need something to make us laugh and forget some of our worries. There are some people that are naturally hilarious and you can still see it in them despite the level of success, achievements and impact they have made in the society. They still create room for jokes because it's in their blood. Be
To rephrase Oscar Wilde, we can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men, grown up men, are afraid of the light. Clearly, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, the embattled erstwhile Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), seems to have learnt nothing; like a sheep led to slaughter, he has consistently steered himself away from the light into the dark, down the uncharted forest of oblivion. Of genuine concern is why Oshiomhole chose to apologize to Pastor Osagie Ize-iyamu
Oscar Wilde once said 'Anybody can make history; only a great man can write it'. We have a man who has made history! If you're asked, who is the first Nigerian Governor to be jailed in the UK, don't think too hard, the answer is here. It's no news that corruption and embezzlement of funds thrive in public offices especially political public offices. So, following this train of thought, this man who will be revealed shortly was jailed for stealing public funds. James Onanefe Ibori, born August 4, 1958 in Delta
In the word of Oscar Wilde, “Every woman becomes like their mother." Recently the fashion trend of matching outfit styles for mothers and daughters has developed into something with a different niche. Ankara fabrics keeps trending and blazing the trail. From the supermarket to chilling at home, to the office, events and casual outings, mothers have dressed on same matching outfits with their children, especially the Daughters. These gorgeous casual outfits are the perfect way to celebrate your family and showcasing
The breakthrough with my pen: 18 years in a foreign country. “Travel and tell no one, live a true love story and tell no one, live happily and tell no one, people ruin beautiful things.” ― Khalil Gibran. It appeared like a fairy tale but exactly 18 years ago today (July 18th, 2002), I was officially recognised by the Commonwealth Secretariat (ComSec) in London as a distinguished young journalist from Africa. I was invited and sponsored to London without paying one naira, not because I came from rich family
The human mind needs to be at peace sometimes especially during these trying times in the country. One of the ways to calm the mind is by laughing the worries out and here are some images that will help you with that. There is a saying by Oscar Wilde which is 'Life is too short to be taken seriously' and it means you should try and make happy moments out of everything. These images aren't just funny but will also bring out the sarcastic element which are hidden in people. Sarcasm can be used in nice ways especially
Do you have an idea about any of these stuffs? Let's see if you can identify with atleast 5 dazzling facts. Knowledge is not just powerful. "It is all a man needs". So many we have learnt, much more we're learning and alot we're yet to learn. "We can never be over-dressed or over-educated" Oscar Wilde. 1. Eggs in United States will be illegal in a British supermarket cause they're washed likewise are British eggs illegal in United States cause they're unwashed. 2. A drunk tells no tales.......remember that?
In some cases it's out and out unpleasant - yet additionally amazingly fascinating - to perceive how similar a few people hope to figures who lived decades or even hundreds of years before they were conceived. This is particularly obvious with regards to big names and different acclaimed individuals. 14. Alec Baldwin and the 13th President of the United States, Millard Fillmore 13. Jennifer Lawrence and famous Egyptian actress Zubaida Tharwat 12. Nicolas Cage and a man from Tennessee who fought in the Civil
This may sound bad or even sounds not good enough but is remain the main fact of life, never lend money unless you are prepared to write it off. There is a story I read by Oscar Wilde who borrowed a book from a friend and forget to return it. His friend turned up and demanded the book back by which Oscar which the young Oscar had lost. His friend asked Oscar if he wasn't jeopardizing the friendship by not returning the book. Oscar Wilde reply, ' Yes , but aren't you also doing the same thing by demanding it
An initiative, Ikot Ekpene Partnership Project is set to kick off a new dimension of vegetation control as it gears to clean up schools in the area. Principal of the initiative, Hon. SAMUEL UKUT believes that according to an Oscar Wilde saying, the smallest act of kindness is worth more than the grandest intention. The Implementation Committee Chairman, Otuekong Denis Nyoroh in a statement sent to inspiration fm noted that they are set to contribute to societal development consequent upon Government's directives
The major reasons why women goes for older guys. There many justifiable reasons why most of our young ladies(including your babe) has eye or goes for older guys. It is a common knowledge that women tend to mature(by appearance) earlier than men, that's why younger guys who are usually at the same age seems unpresentable to them. Below are the six major reasons women goes for older guys. 1.older guys are more matured: maturity we all hear about involves many acts of characters, appearance, status etc.some
#VIKKY_SERIES Brethren, you cannot imagine the joy I felt after escaping poundo-yam slap that afternoon outside the bank. I was finally ready to work on the research paper. Thanks to my cousin I was able to get food supplies to last me a while. I made jollof rice and decided to chill with orange juice and chicken before going to the library to find materials. I enjoyed every bit of the meal and cleared my kitchen before hitting the bathroom. My work was a rather interesting topic on Shakespeare and his works-
1. The "Dorian Gray Effect" “The Dorian Gray effect”, named after a character of a novel “The Picture of Dorian Gray" by Oscar Wilde, refers to the ways internal factors, such as self-perception or personality, exert influence on physicality. And so in turn, those physical traits impact how other people perceive a person, which affects how that person feels and how they see themselves. 2. People Can Match Up A Face To A Correct Name This was done as a part of a study from the Hebrew University Of Jeru
It takes sunshine and rain to make a rainbow. There would be no rainbows without sunshine and rain.” “Life throws challenges and every challenge comes with rainbows and lights to conquer it.” Even a very small happiness can be felt so great once we have it right after being sad. Someone says that life is very simple. ... People used to use this phrase when telling about happiness after sadness. “There is rainbow after the rain falls”. In other words, rainbow only appears after raining. When it rai
The path to depression is not the same for everyone. It’s not right to think that only very painful situations result in depression. Not being allowed or not having the courage to be oneself can cause depression. There is who people expect or want you to be and who you really are. This is an unhappy state for anyone to be in but you can change the narrative. Oscar Wilde said it right when he said: “Be yourself, everyone else is taken.” Because if you know how expensive it is to be someone else, you’
Even though Oscar Wilde said that " With Age Comes Great Wisdom", there are also health risks associated with old age. Most of diseases can be seen physically, while some might not. For example hearing or visiong problems can be easily identified. However, many of us fail to pay attention to some changes in our body that could really be a red flag for health challenges. This article will focus on ladies, and it will be explaining three (3) brea st changes that are normal, and four (4) that could mean you have