Friday, August 5, 2011

Pearls of Wisdom

§ What we think, we become. -Lord Buddha
§ Strength is life, weakness is death. -Vivekananda
§ One today is worth two tomorrows. -Benjamin Franklin
§ Education is the mother of leadership. -Wendell L Willkie
§ Nothing is as far away as one minute ago.  -Carl Sandburg
§ In a gentle way, you can shake the world. -Mahatma Gandhi
§ If you are killing time, it's not murder. It's suicide. -Lou Holtz
§ Be the change you want to see in the world -Mahatma Gandhi
§ He who stops being better, stops being good.    -Oliver Cromwell
§ Reading is a basic tool in the living of a good life. -Mortimer J Adler
§ Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. -Joseph Addison
§ Leave nothing for tomorrow which can be done today. -Abraham Lincoln
§ My formula for success is rise early, work late, and strike oil.  -Paul Getty
§ Education is the most powerful weapon to change the world.  -Nelson Mandela
§ Except a living man, there is nothing more wonderful than a book.  -Charles Kingsley
§ All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.  -Walt Disney
§ If you love your life? Do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of. -Benjamin Franklin
§ People say that intellect makes a great scientist. They are wrong: It is CHARACTER.  -Albert Einstein
§ People learn only through two things: Reading and association with smarter people-Will Rogers
§ Neither money pays, nor name, nor fame, nor learning; it is CHARACTER that can cleave through adamantine walls of difficulties.   -Vivekananda
§ No matter how busy you may think you are, you must find time for reading or surrender yourself to self-chosen ignorance. -Atwood H Townsend