Famous Quotations

Life is what happens when you plan to do other things - John Lennon
  
Learn from the mistakes of others... you can't live long enough to make them all yourselves!!
  
Aperson should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and Honest peopleare screwed first."
   - Chanakya
"Even if a snake is not poisonous, it should pretend to be venomous."
   - Chanakya
"The biggest guru-mantra is: Never share your secrets with anybody. It will destroy you."
   - Chanakya
"There is some self-interest behind every friendship. There is no friendship without self-interests. This is a bitter truth."
   - Chanakya
"Before you start some work, always ask yourself three questions - Why am I doing it, What the results might be and Will I be successful. Only when you think deeply and find satisfactory answers to these questions, go ahead."
   - Chanakya
"As soon as the fear approaches near, attack and destroy it."
   - Chanakya
"The world's biggest power is the youth and beauty of a woman."
   - Chanakya
"Once you start a working on something, don't be afraid of failure and don't abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest."
   - Chanakya
"The fragrance of flowers spreads only in the direction of the wind. But the goodness of a person spreads in all direction."
   - Chanakya
"God is not present in idols. Your feelings are your god. The soul is your temple."
   - Chanakya
"A man is great by deeds, not by birth."
   - Chanakya
"Never make friends with people who are above or below you in status. Such friendships will never give you any happiness."
   - Chanakya
"Treat your kid like a darling for the first five years. For the next five years, scold them. By the time they turn sixteen, treat them like a friend. Your grown up children are your best friends."
   - Chanakya
"Books are as useful to a stupid person as a mirror is useful to a blind person."
   - Chanakya
"Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth."
   - Chanakya
I hear and i forget, i see and i remember, i do and i understand --confusius
   - Confucius
Nothing is "Impossible" in this World, As the word Impossible itself means "I M POSSIBLE"
  (Submitted By : Amit Vashisht)
Man is a servant of situations.
  (Submitted By : Shashank)
Your purpose in life isn't something you did in the past or and event in the future; it's what you are doing right now."
  (Submitted By : Naghina)
It is worse still to be ignorant of your ignorance.
  (Submitted By : vibha)
Character building begins in our infancy and continues until death.
  
Prosperity is only an instrument to be used, not a deity to be worshipped.
   - Calvin Coolidge
No garment can conceal character.
  
Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction.
  
Love keeps no account.
  
Give a peace and joy to the world by understanding and love.
  
Love is the silent language of the heart.
  
The course of true love never did run smooth.
  
Happy is the man who can make a living by his hobby.
  
Happiness eludes us if we run after it.
   - Mahatma Gandhi
Correction does much, but encouragement does more.
   - Goethe
Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
   - Thomas Edison
The happiest moments we ever know are when we entirely forget ourselves.
   - Swami Vivekananda
Success is only a matter of opinion. Failure is a cold hard fact.
   - Peter Gent
Failure comes only when we forget our ideals, objectives and principles.
   - Jawaharlal Nehru
When a man gives way to anger, he only harms himself.
   - Mahatma Gandhi
Expect success, not failure.
  
Ability is not always gauged by examination
   - Indira Gandhi
The quality of life is determined by its activities.
   - Aristotle
You neither pluck roses without fear of thorns, nor enjoy a fair wife without danger of horns.
   - Benjamin Franklin
Those who live for others really live and those who live only for themselves are more dead than alive.
   - Swami Vivekananda
A man who behaves like a beast is worse than the beast.
   - Mahatma Gandhi
Behaviour is a mirror in which everyone displays his image.
   - Goethe
Life is a continuous process of adjustment.
   - Indira Gandhi
He who is content can never be ruined.
  
To be content with little is difficult; to be content with much, impossible.
  
Deeds and seeds, take their own time to fructify.
   - Mahatma Gandhi
Even a little untruth destroys a man, as a drop of poison ruins milk.
   - Mahatma Gandhi
No joy can compare with joy of doing one’s duty quietly.
   - Mahatma Gandhi
Correction does much, but encouragement does more. Encouragement after censure is as sun after a shower.
   - Goethe
Experience is not what happens to you; it is what you do with what happens to you.
  
Experience is the name everyone gives to his mistakes.
  
Make three correct guess consecutively and everyone ill regard you as an expert.
A man who has stopped thinking.
  
Faith is put to test when the situation is most difficult.
   - Mahatma Gandhi
Never lose faith in yourself; you can do anything in the universe.
   - Swami Vivekananda
No man loses his freedom except through his own weakness.
   - Mahatma Gandhi
There is goodness as well as greatness in simplicity, not in wealth.
   - Mahatma Gandhi
The greatness of a person lies in his heart, not in his head; that is intellect.
   - Mahatma Gandhi
Ignorance is the root cause of all difficulties.
   - Plato
Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all things easy.
   - Benjamin Franklin
Remember that the greatest crime is to compromise with injustice and wrong.
   - Subhash Chander Bose
Where there’s marriage without love, there will be love without marriage.
   - Benjamin Franklin
The best of all medicines are resting and fasting.
   - Benjamin Franklin
He’s the best physician that knows the worthlessness of most medicines.
   - Benjamin Franklin
No nation – perhaps no individual has progressed without mistakes.
   - Indira Gandhi
If you would know the value of money, try to borrow some.
   - Benjamin Franklin
Necessity never makes a good bargain.
   - Benjamin Franklin
Violence is the weapon of weak, non-violence that of the strong.
   - Mahatma Gandhi
The old need the company of the young so that they renew their contact with life.
   - Indira Gandhi
Wonder is the feeling of a philosopher, and philosophy begins in wonder.
   - Plato
Popularity is not a gurantee of quality.
   - Indira Gandhi
Poverty is the parents of revolution and crime.
   - Aristotle
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
   - Confucius
Sacrifice that causes pain is no sacrifice at all. True sacrifice is joy-giving and uplifting.
   - Mahatma Gandhi
All the work you do, is done for your own salvation, is done for your own benefit.
   - Swami Vivekananda
Selfless action is a source of strength.
   - Mahatma Gandhi
Birth-control through self-restraint is the most desirable, sensible and totally harmless method.
   - Mahatma Gandhi
When you want to enjoy life, think today as your life's First day. When you want to achieve something in life, think today as your life's Last day.....
   - Asif Hussain


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