5 Things I Learned From My Parents

1. If one doesn’t want to fight, there is no fight: Wise. It’s difficult to fight if you don’t engage in conflict.

2. Money is secondary to happiness: It’s better to make less, enjoy your work and be happy than to have headache after headache in a job that pays more.

3. The best car is the new car: It’s better to drive a new VW than an old Mercedes. It will be cheaper and give you less stress.

4. You don’t take wealth with you when you die: Live your life to the fullest and enjoy the fruits of your labor.

5. “O Bom Cabrito Nao Berra.” You may want to check the meaning of this old Brazilian wisdom.

Author: Dr. Luis Camillo Almeida

Communication Arts professor who has taught over a thousand students in his career. By empathizing with his students, he advises them to think with no box and motivates them to have a successful college life. Through his multifaceted approach to traditional and new medias, his students have the opportunity to become better communicators. Dr. A has helped hundreds of young adults to truly discover who they are, what makes them tick and where their passions lie, in order to achieve long term success in life. He is a very productive college professor who can be found on a variety of social media outlets, public and academic sources, and even on merchandise showcasing his photographic art. Technology complements but doesn’t define him. Colleges house him but can’t hold him.