Gabriel Garcia Marquez was a Colombian novelist, short-story writer, screenwriter and journalist, known affectionately as Gabo or Gabito throughout Latin America.
On March 06, 2018, Google showed Doodle in many Countries for the Gabriel García Márquez’s 91st Birthday.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez Books:
1. One Hundred Years of Solitude
One Hundred Years of Solitude is a landmark 1967 novel that tells the multi-generational story of the Buendía family, whose patriarch, José Arcadio Buendía, founds the town of Macondo, in the metaphoric country of Colombia.
The book follows the fictional story of several generations of the Buendia family, whose almost surreal lives evolve in and revolve around Macondo, a village created upon the realities of rural Latin America.
- Original title : Cien años de soledad
- Genre: Magic realism
- Publication date : 1967
- Published in English : 1970
2. The Autumn of the Patriarch
The Autumn of the Patriarch is a novel written in 1975. A “poem on the solitude of power” according to the author, the novel is a flowing tract on the life of an eternal dictator.
The book is divided into six sections, each retelling the same story of the infinite power held by the archetypical Caribbean tyrant.
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You may want to give some exams more study time than others, so find a balance that you feel comfortable with.
You can work so hard to study large quantities of information for an exam, but if you don’t prepare yourself mentally and physically before that exam, all that hard work can sadly go to waste.
“Even very ordinary people, upon closer examination, can often look extraordinary.” – Holly Hunter
Here are some tips for taking exams:
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Past leaders can teach us a great deal about how we can become leaders today. Biographies, memoirs and documentaries abound which underscore the achievements and abilities of the numerous outstanding leaders who came before us.
The history of the United States in particular is filled with past presidents who are excellent examples of great leaders. Their various qualities and characteristics are often cited as the key to their leadership abilities, and these qualities are often emulated by others.
“To contract new debts is not the way to pay old ones.”
George Washington was more than just an inspiring battlefield commander. His leadership, his vision, and courage united a war-torn country and set the United States on the path to greatness.
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Laziness is the desire to be idle, to do nothing, and to resist effort.
It is a state of passivity and of letting things stay as they are.
“How soon ‘not now’ becomes ‘never’.” – Martin Luther
In order to carry out our chores, work efficiently, live to the fullest, and achieve success, we must learn how to overcome laziness.
1. Break down a task into smaller tasks:
Breaking down tasks into smaller tasks helps us to reduce the pressure of deadlines and will keep us motivated to perform these tasks one after the other in a relaxed manner.
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Study isn’t just for the night before an assignment’s due or the night before an exam.
Here are our top tips for getting the most out of study.
1. Pick a place and time
2. Study every day
3. Plan your time
4. Discover your learning style
5. Review and revise
6. Take breaks
7. Ask for help
8. Stay motivated
9. App it up
10. Look after yourself
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