Music, when combined with a pleasurable idea, is poetry; Music, without the idea, is simply music; the idea, without the music, is prose, from its very definitiveness.
- Edgar Allan Poe
When a girl marries, she exchanges the attention of many men for the inattention of one.
- Helen Rowland
A priest once quoted to me the Roman saying that a religion is dead when the priests laugh at each other across the altar. I always laugh at the altar, be it Christian, Hindu, or Buddhist, because real religion is the transformation of anxiety into laughter.
- Alan Wilson Watts
The husband who decides to surprise his wife is often very much surprised himself.
In all of living, have much fun and laughter. Life is to be enjoyed, not just endured.
- Gordon B. Hinckley
Let men tremble to win the hand of woman, unless they win along with it the utmost passion of her heart!
- Nathaniel Hawthorne
It is still in the hands of psychology to free the person from his 'innermost pains and miseries' that he endures at deeper level; but it is not in anyone's hand to help him eliminate his ego-driven sorrows. This is where no one else, but only he can help himself.
- Deep Trivedi
Know your limits, but never stop trying to exceed them.
If you have full confidence in your personality, the respect and insults of others will have no effect on you.
- Deep Trivedi
We have more ability than will power, and it is often an excuse to ourselves that we imagine that things are impossible.
- François De La Rochefoucauld
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