eknazar - desi lifestyle portal
Advertise | Contact Us
My Account
Cosmos Big Banner Radio Caravan
1     306  307  308  309  310  311  

Let us be a little humble; let us think that the truth may not perhaps be entirely with us.
Jawaharlal Nehru, (1889-1965), the first and longest serving Prime Minister of India


A grey head does not make an elder. .... Not by years, not by grey hairs, not by riches or many relations did the seers make the Law: He is great to us who has learning.
Quote from Mahabharata, ancient Indian epic


The fragrance of the flower is never borne against the breeze; but the fragrance of human virtues diffuses itself everywhere.
Quote from Ramayana, ancient Indian epic


Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.
Siddhartha Gauthama aka Buddha, philosopher and founder of Buddhism


All that is valuable in human society depends upon the opportunity for development accorded the individual.
Albert Einstein, German-born theoretical physicist and Nobel laureate (1921)


When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
Helen Keller, American author and educator who was blind and deaf.


It is common sense to take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.
Franklin D. Roosevelt, 32nd President of US and the only president elected for four terms.


I have become my own version of an optimist. If I can't make it through one door, I'll go through another door - or I'll make a door. Something terrific will come no matter how dark the present.
Rabindranath Tagore aka Gurudev, poet, artist, novelist and educationist and the first Asian to be awarded Nobel Prize in Literature.


There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever.
- Mahatma Gandhi, India's father of nation, Globally respected philosopher and thinker


Whenever you are confronted with an opponent. Conquer him with love.
- Mahatma Gandhi, India's father of nation, Globally respected philosopher and thinker


Big jobs usually go to the men who prove their ability to outgrow small ones.

-Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882), poet, philosopher and transcendentalist.


Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.

-Lou Holtz (Born 1937), author, sports commentator, motivational speaker and former NCAA football and NFL head coach.


He enjoys true leisure who has time to improve his soul's estate.
-Henry David Thoreau (1817 - 1862) Transcendentalist author


Folks who never do any more than they get paid for, never get paid for any more than they do.
-Elbert Hubbard (1856-1915), writer, publisher, artist and philosopher.


It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
- Charles Darwin (1809-1882), Natural Scientist


There's only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
- Aldous Huxley (1894-1963), author


The power of God is with you at all times; through the activities of mind, senses, breathing, and emotions; and is constantly doing all the work using you as a mere instrument.
- Bhagavad Gita


Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea. This is the way to success.
- Swami Vivekananda (1863-1902), Social reformer, inspirational speaker and author


I am only one, I cannot do everything. But I can do something. And because I cannot do everything I will not refuse to do the something that I can do.
- Edward Everett Hale (1822-1909), American author and Unitarian clergyman

1     306  307  308  309  310  311  

© 2000-2018. All rights reserved eknazar.com
Legal  |   Privacy  |   Advertise   |   Contact Us