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
In Jain scriptures, the only complete man in the history of the world "Krishna"
is also placed in hell. To the extent that even Buddha, who has enlightened the
whole world has been mentioned by the Jain monks as the one initiated by
"Mahavira". Isn't it the height of their insecurity and inferiority?
- Deep Trivedi
Apologies only account for the evils which they cannot alter.
- Benjamin Disraeli
That which gives pleasure to one man gives pain to another. That sage who identifies himself with the imperishable Self and stands as a spectator of the mental modifications enjoys supreme peace and infinite bliss.
- Swami Sivananda
et me not pray to be sheltered from dangers, but to be fearless in facing them. Let me not beg for the stilling of my pain, but for the heart to conquer it.
- Rabindranath Tagore
Nothing is more beautiful than the loveliness of the woods before sunrise.
- George Washington Carver
Prescription: A physician's guess at what will best prolong the situation with least harm to the patient.
- Ambrose Bierce
Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship… To keep the body in good health is a duty… otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.
- Gautama Buddha
Time is a gift. Something to be treasured and never taken for granted.
- Lauren Hammond
The bible tells us to love our neighbours and also to love our enemies; probably because they are generally the same people.
- G. K. Chesterton