It is inevitable that a tragedy should arouse sorrowful feelings. Still, out of that sorrow itself comes a feeling of triumph – the victory of the human will over the most adverse circumstances. And thus out of sorrow and defeat come joy and victory.
- Jawaharlal Nehru
If a man wants his dreams to come true he must wake up.
- Habeed Akande
It is neither wealth nor splendor; but tranquility and occupation which give you happiness.
- Thomas Jefferson
Like poetry, fashion does not state anything. It merely suggests.
- Karl Lagerfeld
Excuses are the nails used to build a house of failure.
- Bill Rechin
It isn't what you have or who you are or where you are or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about it.
- Dale Carnegie
We can’t reach old age by another man’s road.
- Mark Twain
One of the truly bad effects of religion is that it teaches us that it is a virtue to be satisfied with not understanding.
- Richard Dawkins
The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically…Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.
Doing is very good, but that comes from thinking… fill the brain, therefore, with high thoughts, highest ideals; place them day and night before you; and out of that will come great work.
- Swami Vivekananda