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  Yesterday is but a dream; tomorrow is only a vision. But today well-lived, makes every yesterday a dream of happiness and every tomorrow a vision of hope.

                                                                                        -Kalidasa, the poet

 
  Cheerfulness and contentment are great beautifiers and are famous preservers of youthful looks  
  "If you believe in the Lord, He will do half the work: the last half"

                                                                                     -Cyrus Curtis

 
  "There is nothing either good or bad but thinking makes it so"

                                                                                     -Shakespeare

 
  "When you look at your life, the greatest happiness are family happiness".

                                                                                    -Dr.Joyce Brothers

 
  "Everyone can be great because everyone can serve".

                                                                             -Martin Luther King

 
  "Our lives are like a candle in the wind"

                                                     -Carl Sandburg

 
  "The good life is inspired by love and guided by knowledge"

                                                                              -Bertrand Russel

 
 

"The best and most beautiful thing in the world cannot be seen or even touched,they must be felt with the heart"    

                                                                                   -Helen  Keller

 
      

"A few heart-whole , sincere and energetic men and

women can do more in a year than a mob in a century "

                                                                              -Swami Vivekananda 

 
  "Three-forth of the people you will ever meet are hungering and thirsting for appreciation. Give it to them and they will love you."

                                                                              -Dale Carnegie

 
  "The power to question is the basis of all human progress."

                                                                               - Indira Gandhi

 
  "I slept and dreamt that life was joy. I awoke and saw

that life was service. I acted and behold, service was joy".

                                                                               -Rabindranath Tagore

 
  "Remember, you show courtesy to others not because

they are gentlemen, but because you are one."

                                                                           

 
  "Time is not measured by the passing of years but by

what one does, what one feels and what one achieves."

                                                                              -Jawaharlal Nehru

 
  "Anger is a state that starts with madness and usually

ends with regret."

 
  A liar is not hard to believe when he says nice things about you.  
 

"Every Charitable act is a steppingstone towards heaven"

                                                                             -Henry ward Beecher

 
  "God never makes a mistake"          

                                                                            - Mother Teresa

 
 

"Facts are many, but the truth is one"

                                                                            - Rabindranath Tagore   

 
  "We cannot always oblige but we can speak obligingly"

                                                                               - Voltaire

 
  "Love is an endless mystery, for it has nothing else to explain it"

                                                                             -Rabindranath Tagore

 
  "Strength does not come from physical capacity.

  It comes from an indomitable will."

                                                                             -Mahatma Gandhi

 
  FREEDOM
Where the mind is without fear and the head is held high;
Where knowledge is free;
Where the world had not been broken up into fragments by narrow domestic walls;
Where the words come out from the depths of truth;
Where tireless striving stretches it's arms towards perfection;
Where the clear stream of reason has not lost it's way into the dreary desert sand of dead habit;
Where mind is led forward by thee into ever-widening thought and action-
Into that haven of freedom, my father, let my country awake!
                                                                             - Rabindra Nath Tagore
 
  We need to find God and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the
friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass - grows in silence. See the
stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be
able to touch souls.
                                                                                   -
Mother Teresa
 
 
  Where are you searching for God, when God is in front of you in His various manifestations? He who serves humanity with love and humility is serving God. 
                                                                            -
Swami Vivekananda. 
 
  Eliminate all other factors, and the one which remains must be the truth.
                                                                                -
Sherlock Holmes
 
 
  Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the blind can read.

                                                                                     - Mark Twain

 
  If you ALWAYS do your best, you will be free from regrets.

If you keep, your vision elevated, your chin will automatically keep up.

                                                      

 
 

One must not speak unpleasant truths unnecessarily. By indulging in rude words one's nature becomes rude. one loses sensitivity without control over one's words.

                                                                                         - Sarada Devi

 
  Many a time, we lose happiness in work by thinking too much about the problems, trouble, hurdles and labour that one has to do. It is better to remember the following :-

1. Rose flowers come with thorns.

2. Alphanso mangoes come with summer.

3. Happiness with children comes with their naughtiness.

4 Happiness with spouse comes with shortages in him/ her.

5. Happiness in work has to be engaged with the labour involved.

 

 
  The good life is inspired by love and guided by knowledge.

                                                                             -Bertrand Russel

 
     
 

                                                                                                                    

 

Author's Name: Basabi Mitra
Contact address: rmitter@hotmail.com
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Updated: 26 Jun 2018

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