This story is a reminder that the chain of events in his life could have so easily turned out otherwise that with a little less persistence or luck, Ramanujan, “the man who knew infinity,” could have sunk into oblivion.
Directly or indirectly, social influence impacts our personal choices and considerations, even today. And these choices could affect the crucial discoveries of our time. If we want our world to prosper, every individual should see beyond a conventional society and question the norm.
Sojourner Truth’s extraordinary courage, tireless activism, and faith in truth gave her a powerful voice for anti-slavery and women’s rights movements in the United States. This is her story.