Things on the whole …. [Read it]
Things on the whole are much faster in America; people don’t ‘stand for election’, they ‘run for office.’
~ Jessica MitfordRelated
Before a cat will co …. [Read it]
Before a cat will condescend
To treat you as a trusted friend,
Some little token of esteem
Is needed, like a dish of cream.
~ T. S. EliotRelated
A developed country …. [Read it]
A developed country is not a place where the poor have cars.
It’s where the rich use public transportation.
~ Gustavo PetroRelated
It is our dreams tha …. [Read it]
It is our dreams that energize us more than our abilities.Related
Silence is golden wh …. [Read it]
Silence is golden when you can’t think of a good answer.Related
Imagination and fict …. [Read it]
Imagination and fiction make up more than three-quarters of our real life.
~ Simone WeilRelated
Don’t talk about wha …. [Read it]
Don’t talk about what you have done or what you are going to do–do it and let it speak for itself.
~ Martin VanbeeRelated
It takes a long time …. [Read it]
It takes a long time to become young.
~ Pablo PicassoRelated
The model of ownersh …. [Read it]
The model of ownership, in a society organized round mass consumption, is addiction.
To be successful, th …. [Read it]
To be successful, the first thing to do is fall in love with your work.?
~ Sister Mary LaurettaRelated
A business that make …. [Read it]
A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business.
~ Henry FordRelated
If you see ten troub …. [Read it]
If you see ten troubles coming down the road, you can be sure that nine will run into the ditch before they reach you.
~ Calvin CoolidgeRelated
The most precious po …. [Read it]
The most precious possession that ever comes to a man in this world is a woman’s heart.
-Josiah G. HollandRelated
People always make w …. [Read it]
People always make war when they say they love peace.
~ David Herbert LawrenceRelated
There is a higher co …. [Read it]
There is a higher court than courts of justice and that is the court of conscience. It supercedes all other courts.
~ Mahatma GandhiRelated
He who teaches child …. [Read it]
He who teaches children learns more than they do.
Wisdom and deep inte …. [Read it]
Wisdom and deep intelligence require an honest appreciation of mystery.
~ Thomas MooreRelated
Big results require …. [Read it]
Big results require big ambitions.
~ Heraclitus of EphesusRelated
The foolish man seek …. [Read it]
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance; the wise grows it under his feet.
~ James OpenheimRelated
The best and most be …. [Read it]
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart.Related
Education is the bes …. [Read it]
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
It is a bad plan tha …. [Read it]
It is a bad plan that admits of no modification.
Two roads diverged i …. [Read it]
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.
An intelligent man w …. [Read it]
An intelligent man will open your mind;
A handsome man will open your eyes;
A gentleman will open your heartRelated
I am still determine …. [Read it]
I am still determined to be cheerful and happy, in whatever situation I may be; for I have also learned from experience that the greater part of our happiness or misery depends upon our dispositions, and not upon our circumstances.
~ Martha WashingtonRelated
Youthfulness is abou …. [Read it]
Youthfulness is about how you live not when you were born.
I’m currently fastin …. [Read it]
I’m currently fasting to protest hunger strikes.Related
Every relationship y …. [Read it]
Every relationship you have is a reflection of your relationship with your self.
~ Deepak ChopraRelated
I’ve missed more tha …. [Read it]
I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed!
Happiness often snea …. [Read it]
Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn`t know you left open.
~ John BarrymoreRelated
Real happiness is ch …. [Read it]
Real happiness is cheap enough, yet how dearly we pay for its counterfeit.
149 off 44 balls fro …. [Read it]
149 off 44 balls from AB Devilliers! And you still get some ex-players saying the game was better in the 70s and 80s!Related
There are no secrets …. [Read it]
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
~ Colin PowellRelated
A good traveler has …. [Read it]
A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
Opportunity is often …. [Read it]
Opportunity is often difficult to recognise we usually expect it to beckon us with beepers and billboards.
~ William Arthur WardRelated
God may exist, but s …. [Read it]
God may exist, but science can explain the universe without a need for a creator.
~ Stephen Hawking, On GodRelated
Our political instit …. [Read it]
Our political institutions work remarkably well. They are designed to clang against each other. The noise is democracy at work.
~ Michael NovakRelated
To the outside world …. [Read it]
To the outside world we all grow old. But not to brothers and sisters. We know each other as we always were. We know each other’s hearts. We share private family jokes. We remember family feuds and secrets, family griefs and joys. We live outside the touch of time.
~ Clara OrtegaRelated
I don’t know one Edi …. [Read it]
I don’t know one Editor in India who is well-read.
~ Khushwant Singh, Outlook IndiaRelated
Shallow men believe …. [Read it]
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
~ Ralph Waldo EmersonRelated