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Greed is a bottomless pit which exhausts the person in an endless effort to satisfy the need without ever reaching satisfaction.
Happy is the man who has broken the chains which hurt the mind, and has given up worrying once and for all.
Kindness is the sunshine in which virtue grows.
Robert Green Ingersoll
You must be a lotus, unfolding its petals when the sun rises in the sky, unaffected by the slush where it is born or even the water which sustains it!
The impossible often has a kind of integrity which the merely improbable lacks.
An empowered organisation is one in which individuals have the knowledge, skill, desire, and opportunity to personally succeed in a way that leads to collective organisational success.
The conscious mind may be compared to a fountain playing in the sun and falling back into the great subterranean pool of subconscious from which it rises.
The Liberal State is a mask behind which there is no face; it is a scaffolding behind which there is no building.
Which death is preferably to every other? 'The unexpected'.
I am a witness to nations and people deprived of their freedom. I was there. I watched that great Iron Curtain drop around nations which formerly had prized their freedom - good people. I was aghast as these were written off by the stroke of a pen.
Ezra Taft Benson
Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome.
Booker T. Washington
Inside each of us, there is the seed of both good and evil. It's a constant struggle as to which one will win. And one cannot exist without the other.
Life is not an easy matter... You cannot live through it without falling into frustration and cynicism unless you have before you a great idea which raises you above personal misery, above weakness, above all kinds of perfidy and baseness.
It is not ignorance but knowledge which is the mother of wonder.
Joseph Wood Krutch
There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.
Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.
Carolyn Gold Heilbrun
Most humans are never fully present in the now, because unconsciously they believe that the next moment must be more important than this one. But then you miss your whole life, which is never not now.
I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.
B. R. Ambedkar
A system of morality which is based on relative emotional values is a mere illusion, a thoroughly vulgar conception which has nothing sound in it and nothing true.
Probably the happiest period in life most frequently is in middle age, when the eager passions of youth are cooled, and the infirmities of age not yet begun; as we see that the shadows, which are at morning and evening so large, almost entirely disappear at midday.
The books that help you most are those which make you think that most. The hardest way of learning is that of easy reading; but a great book that comes from a great thinker is a ship of thought, deep freighted with truth and beauty.
Surprise is the greatest gift which life can grant us.
As an atheist, I am angry that we live in a society in which the plain truth cannot be spoken without offending 90% of the population.
All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveler is unaware.
When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.
Alexander Graham Bell
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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