Vishal Ostwal

I Write About Life

Here are Some Qualities That Get You Respected

How to Get Respected

“To get down to the quick of it, respect motivates me – not success” – Hugh Jackman


Be Happy for Yourself, Not Others

Be Happy for Yourself

Here’s a quick, sensible tip: Be happy for yourself, instead of trying hard to show others how happy you are.


Your Next Step? Do Something Hard

Do Something Hard

“When was the last time you did something you could call hard? The kind of hard that makes you sweat?”


What’s Really Needed to Live a Happy Life?

Happy Life

“The search for happiness doesn’t need to be so complicated – because most of the time the answers you seek are right in front of you.”


How to Work Hard (And Thrive)

How to Work Hard

“Working hard pays off. Even if we get into the debates about whether we should or should not toil so badly, I believe there’s a healthy level of working hard – and if you crack that, life becomes fulfilling.”


Why My Generation is Lonelier than Ever

“I heard my friends talking – a girl from my college had hanged herself. “Nobody likes me,” she wrote in her suicide letter, I read in the news the next day. That kept me uneasy for a day or two.”