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More than 5 “Beautiful Thoughts” for today -7th

Posted in QuotesByGreats by dearestfriend on May 31, 2007

I was checking my own archives and I realized I lost touch with this series. This is one of my major guiding force in life. How could i just miss it? May be I can say I was running too fast to work on self-improvement.. Here are some quotes to catch up on this.. These are my picks out of loads of quotes I collect, As usual the last few are the best..

Facts are stupid things. – Ronald Reagan

The man who views the world at 50 the same as he did at 20 has wasted 30 years of his life.
– Muhammad Ali

Men willingly believe what they wish. – Julius Caesar

No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness. – Aristotle

Counsel woven into the fabric of real life is wisdom. – Walter Benjamin

Anger is a weed; hate is the tree. – Saint Augustine

Common sense is the measure of the possible; it is composed of experience and prevision; it is calculation applied to life. – Henri-Frédéric Amiel

Self-interest is but the survival of the animal in us. Humanity only begins for man with self-surrender. – Henri-Frédéric Amiel

Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god. – Francis Bacon

Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver. – Edmund Burke

The upper classes are a nation’s past; the middle class is its future. – Ayn Rand

The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God. – Leo Tolstoy

You know what charm is: a way of getting the answer yes without having asked any clear question. – Albert Camus

To do easily what is difficult for others is the mark of talent. To do what is impossible for talent is the mark of genius. – Henri-Frédéric Amiel

Reading maketh a full man; conference a ready man; and writing an exact man. – Francis Bacon

The changes in our life must come from the impossibility to live otherwise than according to the demands of our conscience . . . not from our mental resolution to try a new form of life.
– Leo Tolstoy


5 “Beautiful Thoughts” for today -6th

Posted in QuotesByGreats by dearestfriend on April 5, 2007

I know we must have already read it some time before. But I have habbit of reminding myself some wise sayings. Just to make sure I dont distract from my vision of life.

These are few sayings from Hellen keller. As usual i love the no1 most. So simple yet so powerful thought.

5.The most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched, they must be felt with the heart.

4. When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.

3.Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.

2.Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.

1.The highest result of education is tolerance.

5 “Beautiful Thoughts” for today -5th

Posted in QuotesByGreats by dearestfriend on April 2, 2007

Here are few quotes by Leonardo da Vinci ( Italian draftsman, Painter, Sculptor, Architect and Engineer 1452-1519)
I liked the No 1 the best 🙂

5.Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.

4.Time stays long enough for anyone who will use it.

3.Iron rusts from disuse; water loses its purity from stagnation … even so does inaction sap the vigour of the mind.

2.People react to fear, not love – they don’t teach that in Sunday School, but it’s true.

1.Where there is shouting, there is no true knowledge.

5 “Beautiful Thoughts” for today -4th

Posted in QuotesByGreats by dearestfriend on March 26, 2007

Here are some quotes by Walt disney. I must say as usual, the last one i like the most.. Go read it, While I write another post on humour 🙂

5. The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.

4. If you can dream it, you can do it.

3. All the adversity I’ve had in my life, all my troubles and obstacles, have strengthened me… You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you.

2. I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.

1. There’s nothing funnier than the human animal.

5 “Beautiful Thoughts” for today -3rd

Posted in Chit-Chat,QuotesByGreats by dearestfriend on March 23, 2007

Thoughts by Mother Teresa..

5.I think I’m more difficult than critical.

4.It is a kingly act to assist the fallen.

3.I know God will not give me anything I can’t handle. I just wish that He didn’t trust me so much.

2.Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible poverty.

1.Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.

Wow! You know what this is turning to be more interesting than I thought. These great folks had so much wisdom. I wish I had all time in the world to read each and every thing.. Doesnt the last one say it all.

5 “Beautiful Thoughts” for today -2nd

Posted in QuotesByGreats by dearestfriend on March 22, 2007

Quotes by Winston Churchill

5.Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.

4.It is a fine thing to be honest, but it is also very important to be right.

3.Difficulties mastered are opportunities won.

2.Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities… because it is the quality which guarantees all others.

1.You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.

Good naa… Till I find time to write something of my own. Enjoy these ones.

5 “Beautiful Thoughts” for today

Posted in QuotesByGreats by dearestfriend on March 21, 2007

I thought of starting a new daily dose of beautiful thoughts to have some inetresting wisdom from learned, celebrated or just any body.

These are quotes from Albert Einstein, in order of my liking. the no.1 is really rocking…:-)

5. “Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius — and a lot of courage — to move in the opposite direction.”

4.”Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.”

 3.”Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.”

2.”Science without religion is lame. Religion without science is blind.”

1.”Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts.”

 Wow! Thats beautiful. I would really write one post on each of the quotes. So deep and touching thoughts. No wonder he had genius to do some of the great scientific inventions.