Tag: Russian Americans

Opportunities to Prosper in Land of the Free

By Thomas J. Stanley on Nov 19th, 2013 in Lessons Learned

In the Declaration of Independence Thomas Jefferson succinctly specifies the rights of individuals: We hold these truths to be self evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.  We as Americans have in essence been given […]

Millionaires in the Making: Russian Immigrants

By Thomas J. Stanley on Sep 1st, 2009 in Current Events

Last night my wife and I dined at our favorite neighborhood restaurant, taking full advantage of the “early bird” special! We lucked out and were served by David, an outstanding waiter.  As always I inquired about his progress as an undergraduate honors student in math.  He responded that his brilliant math professors were constantly challenging […]