Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
- Albert Einstein
When I hear somebody sigh, “Life is hard”, I am always tempted to ask, compared to what?
- Sydney J. Harris
Scholars who incessantly contemplate on acquiring strength and knowledge should also consider it their moral duty to impart knowledge to the ignorant, so that they can develop their mental faculties. This would automatically lead to the latter’s self-development and spiritual progress.
The vast space of this universe doesn't end anywhere. Think, even if it ends,
what would lie beyond? That too, can't be anything other than space. In such a
certainly infinite universe what sort of things are we worried about?
- Deep Trivedi
When I admire the wonders of a sunset or the beauty of the moon, my soul expands in the worship of the creator.
- Mahatma Gandhi
Burnt offerings, sacred feasts, intense meditations, puja and taking millions of cleansing baths at sacred shrines of pilgrimage: the merits of all these can be obtained by enshrining Lord within your heart for a fraction of a second.
- Sri Guru Granth Sahib
Laws are silent in times of war.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero
Wise is the one who learns from another´s mistakes. Less wise is the one who learns only from his own mistakes. The fool keeps making the same mistakes again and again and never learns from them.
- Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
The closer we come to death, the more important becomes this single indispensable thing called life.
- Leo Tolstoy
Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open.
- John Barrymore