There is no greater mistake in life than seeing things or hearing them at the wrong time.
- Agatha Christie
Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy the mad daughter of a wise mother. These daughters have too long dominated the earth.
Parents’ lap and arms become hard and bony in the course of time, but what is there in their touch that cools the heart and soothes mental agony?
- Gopinath Mohanty
When the sustenance of our life is so dependent on the thousands of inventions
of the scientists and the peace, bliss and happiness is bestowed by the great
artists, then how can we revere them any less than Krishna, Buddha or Christ?
- Deep Trivedi
The gods and demons were rivals of each other. The demons, swollen with pride, said, “In what, pray, should we place the oblation?” And they proceeded to place it in their own mouths.
The road that is built in hope is more pleasant to the traveler than the road built in despair, even though they both lead to the same destination.
- Marian Zimmer Bradley
You can live your whole life not realizing that what you're looking for is right in front of you.
- David Nicholas
When nature has work to be done, she creates a genius to do it.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot.
How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.
- Henry David Thoreau