Who was Alexander the Great| The Essay Blog

By |August 6th, 2020|

History is all about the study of great men. Now how do you define great? Some were called the great because of their accomplishments, others for their reputes or legacy, and many for their legends of courage and bravery. This essay is about a man-Alexander the Great- who was called great because he gained all the above three.

 Alexander III of Macedonia got famous with the tag ‘The great’ instead of his real full name.  He was born in 365 BCE to a king known as Philip the Second. Alexander was tutored by one of the best philosophers of the ancient […]

Abdul Sattar Edhi; A Symbol of Altruism

By |July 9th, 2016|

Pakistan is a country notorious for corruption, extremism, gender inequality, poor rankings on human development index (HDI) and bad governance. Seeing this, a random thought knocked one’s mind. How could a country survive for 68 years in the midst of the such malpractices by civil military leadership and a general apathy of people towards the state of affairs in the country? Perhaps, the most appropriate answer of this question can be deduced from the following paragraph.

The charisma, which keeps Pakistan moving along and progressing against all odds, is the unconditional support and determined efforts of people like ‘Abdul Sattar Edhi’. People […]

The Greatest Muhammad Ali(1942-2016);RIP

By |June 4th, 2016|

World’s population stands at 7 billion people, yet there are few people who enjoy the prestige and honor as enjoyed by the Greatest Muhammad Ali. Muhammad Ali is the brightest star of the sports galaxy. The boxing sensation, known for his adroit fighting skills, humanistic values, and inspirational quotes, has been awarded with the title of “Sports man of the century”.  If there is one inevitable thing in this world which cannot be conquered by humans it’s certainly death, but in Muhammad Ali’s case his own quote holds to be true
“Your soul and spirit never die, that’s going to live […]