I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use.
- Galileo Galilei
He, who wishes to secure the good of others, has already secured his own.
Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then is not an act, but a habit.
Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
- Martin Luther King Jr.
Beware of small expenses; a small leak will sink a great ship.
- Benjamin Franklin
Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will find a way around the laws.
However many holy words you read,
However many you speak,
What good will they do you
If you do not act on upon them?
There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group, there is less competition there.
- Indira Gandhi
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
- Samuel Johnson
Experience praises the most happy the one who made the most people happy.
- Karl Marx
Work for something because it is good, not just because it stands a chance to succeed.
- Vaclav Havel
What you see and hear depends a good deal on where you are standing; it also depends on what kind of a person you are.
- C.S. Lewis
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him powers.
- Abraham Lincoln
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
- Henry Ford
You can't separate peace from freedom because no one can be at peace unless he has his freedom.
- Malcolm X
The web of our life is of a mingled yarn, good and ill together.
- William Shakespeare
What do we lose by another?s good fortune? Let us celebrate with them, or strive to emulate them, that should be our desire and determination.
- Sri Sathya Sai Baba
Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.
- Albert Einstein
First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win.
- Mahatma Gandhi
If a man does his best, what else is there?
- General George S. Patton
I can write better than anybody who can write faster, and I can write faster than anybody who can write better.
- A. J. Liebling
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
- Albert Einstein