Hajime No Ippo: 3 reasons why Ippo made it to Round 5 with Date Eiji

10 wins and a clean record of winning with only knockouts. The match with Date Eiji (Champion at the time) was exhilarating. There was enough reason to believe that this would be his first loss in an official match. Jyoji Morikawa (writer) made sure to keep us guessing till the very end. Ippo really surprised [...]

Intellect’s ability to objectify and add feelings to objects

When you see a child who doesn't know his name, he doesn't have the ability to objectify or use his intellect completely. The ego or the identity part of it is still not completely developed. At least not to the extent of communicating it to others. A child's first ability to objectify comes when he [...]

Helping yourself vs pushing yourself

You have to understand that we have good days and bad days. Even the best people you know have bad days. Demanding yourself to have a perfect day every day of your life is simply absurd. Have you seen or heard of someone who was always at their best on all of their days? If [...]

Who takes the decisions in your life?

The level of your experiences in life depends a lot on what decisions you take at different stages. Your parents had a responsibility to take care of you when you were younger. So, they took many decisions for you. The school you attended or the neighborhood you lived in, depended on your parents. But, once [...]