ජාතික නිදහසේ මහා පුරුෂයා
“මට ඕනෑ කරන්නෙ
විජය කුමාරයා පළමු කොට ම
ලංකාවට ගොඩ බැස්ස
මේ තම්මැන්නාවෙ පටන්
බුදු හාමුදුරුවො පළමු කොට ම
ලංකාවට වැඩම කළ මහියංගනය දක්වා
ආයෙත් එක ම සිංහල
ගොවි ජනපදයක් කිරීම යි.”
මුල් ගුරුතුමනි. ඔහුට මෘදු ලෙස සලකන්න.නමුත් ඔහු හුරතල් කරනන්ට එපා වනේ හොදින් තැනිය හැක්කේගින්නෙන් රත් වුවිට බව ඔහුට පැහැදිලි කරන්න.ඒ නිසා ජීවීත ගමනේදී තමාට හැඩි දැඩි රශ්මියක් දැනුණොත් එයින් තේරුම් ගන්නට සලස්වන්න.ඔහු කට වත් යටත් කරන්න බැරි මිනිසකු හැටියට දියුණු වීමට ඒ අත්දැකීම ප්රයෝජනවත් වන බව.
අර්නස්ටෝ චේ ගුවේරා
අපි තබන සෑම පියවරක්ම අධ්රාජ්ය වාදයට එරෙහිව නැගෙන අරගලයේ ඉදිරියෙන් වයෙන රණ බෙර හඬයි.මනුෂ්ය වර්ගයාගේ ලොකුම සතුරාට විරුද්ධව ඒකමතිකව ගොඩ නැගෙන එකඟතාවට ගෞරව කිරීම සදහා ගැයෙන යුධ බිමේ ගීතයයි.
Stephen Hawking A Life Well Lived
In 1963 stephen hawking was given two years to live. Defying all the odds, he died in march 2018 at age seventy-six as the most celebrated scientist in the world. This carefully researched, and now newly updated, up-to-the-minute biography and tribute gives a rich picture of hawking’s remarkable life – his childhood, the heart-rending beginning of his struggle with motor neurone disease, his ever-increasing international fame, and his long personal battle for survival in pursuit of a scientific understanding of the universe. From more recent years,
After more than a decade interviewing those closest to the princess and her select circle, sarah bradford exposes the real diana: the blighted childhood, the old-fashioned courtship which saw her capture the prince of wales, the damage caused by the spectre of camilla parker bowles, through to the collapse of the royal marriage and diana’s final and complicated year as single woman.
Diary of A Young Girl
In 1942, with the nazis occupying holland, a thirteen-year-old jewish girl and her family fled their home in amsterdam and went into hiding. For the next two years, until their whereabouts were betrayed to the gestapo, the franks and another family lived cloistered in the “secret annexe” of an old office building. Cut off from the outside world, they faced hunger, boredom, the constant cruelties of living in confined quarters, and the ever-present threat of discovery and death.
How To Be A Bawse
Lilly singh isn’t just a superstar. She’s superwoman – which is also the name of her wildly popular youtube channel. Funny, smart, and insightful, the actress and comedian covers topics ranging from relationships to career choices to everyday annoyances. It’s no wonder she’s garnered more than a billion views. But lilly didn’t get to the top by being lucky – she had to work for it. Hard.
Mans Search For Meaning
A prominent viennese psychiatrist before the war, viktor frankl was uniquely able to observe the way that both he and others in auschwitz coped (or didn’t) with the experience. He noticed that it was the men who comforted others and who gave away their last piece of bread who survived the longest – and who offered proof that everything can be taken away from us except the ability to choose our attitude in any given set of circumstances
Gandhi And Churchill
The rivalry that destroyed and empire and forged our age revolves around the lives of two of the most universally renowned figures, mahatma gandhi and winston churchill. This book describes the arch rivalry between the two, and how it sealed the fate of the british empire and india. The two of them were born in completely different setups. Winston was born to an aristocratic family in britain, while gandhi was born in a small town in india to a middle-class family.
Long Walk To Freedom (Nelson Mandela)
Nelson mandela is one of the great moral and political leaders of our time: an international hero whose lifelong dedication to the fight against racial oppression in south africa won him the nobel peace prize and the presidency of his country. Since his triumphant release in 1990 from more than a quarter-century of imprisonment, mandela has been at the center of the most compelling and inspiring political drama in the world. As president of the african national congress and head of south africa’s antiapartheid movement, he was instrumental in moving the nation toward multiracial government and majority rule.
Steve jobs’ provides an account of jobs’ professional and personal life. Drawn from three years of exclusive and unprecedented interviews isaacson has conducted with jobs as well as extensive interviews with jobs’ family members, this book is the definitive portrait of the greatest innovator of his generation.
Born to survivalists in the mountains of idaho, tara westover was seventeen the first time she set foot in a classroom. Her family was so isolated from mainstream society that there was no one to ensure the children received an education, and no one to intervene when one of tara’s older brothers became violent. When another brother got himself into college, tara decided to try a new kind of life. Her quest for knowledge transformed her, taking her over oceans and across continents, to harvard and to cambridge university. Only then would she wonder if she’d traveled too far, if there was still a way home.
When Breath Becomes Air
Selected as a book of the year by the new york times, evening standard, observer, sunday times, mail on sunday and the economist shortlisted for waterstones book of the year the new york times number one bestseller the sunday times bestseller ‘finishing this book and then forgetting about it is simply not an option…unmissable’ new york times at the age of thirty-six, on the verge of completing a decade’s training as a neurosurgeon, paul kalanithi was diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer. One day he was a doctor treating the dying, the next he was a patient struggling to live
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