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Swaminathan S Anklesaria Aiyar

Democracy and economic reforms are not enough. We (India) need strong civil institutions that deliver accountability and justice. Then alone will we attain our potential. - Swaminathan S Anklesaria Aiyar

Jacques Deval

God loved the birds and invented trees. Man loved the birds and invented cages. - Jacques Deval

Thomas Blackburn

Awake, thou wintry earth-Fling off thy sadness! Fair vernal flowers, laugh forth your ancient gladness! - Thomas Blackburn

William Shakespeare

Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn, and cauldron bubble - William Shakespeare

George Bernard Shaw

Life is no brief candle for me. It is a sort of splendid torch I have got hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations. - George Bernard Shaw

Franklin Delano Roosevelt

Remember that all of us, and you and I especially, are descended from immigrants. - Franklin Delano Roosevelt

Dev Lahiri

A PowerPoint presentation can never be a substitute for a warm and intimate conversation, based on mutual trust, between a teacher and student. - Dev Lahiri

George Bernard Shaw

Are you feeling miserable? Well, the secret of being miserable is to have leisure to bother about whether you are happy or not. The cure for it is occupation. - George Bernard Shaw

Aeschylus

Words are the physicians of a mind diseased. - Aeschylus

Richard Dawkins

Secularism is categorically not saying that the religious may not speak out publicly or have a say in public life. It is about saying that religion alone should not confer a privileged say in public life. - Richard Dawkins

Bobby Jindal

My Dad and Mom told my brother and me that we came to America to be Americans. Not Indian-Americans, Simply Americans. I do not believe in hyphenated Americans. - Bobby Jindal

Kiran Bedi

BJP has got the world's most beautiful face with it, i.e. Narendra Modi and his leadership. After that we are just stars who are revolving around him. - Kiran Bedi

Jawaharlal Nehru

Obviously, the highest type of efficiency is that which can utilise existing material to the best advantage. - Jawaharlal Nehru
Two mice are eating a movie film roll at a cinema when one says to other: but the book was better. - Anonymous

Ken Blanchard

None of us is as smart as all of us. - Ken Blanchard

Salman Rushdie

One of the problems with defending free speech is you often have defend people that you find to be outrageous and unpleasant and disgusting. - Salman Rushdie
Two mice are eating a movie film roll at a cinema when one says to other: but the book was better. - Anonymous

Horace Walpole

This world is a comedy to those that think, a tragedy to those that feel. - Horace Walpole

Ashutosh

Virat Kohli is a better version of Sourav Ganguly. - Ashutosh

Shashi Tharoor

We need to use the past as a springboard, not as a battlefield. - Shashi Tharoor

Michael Jordan

Talent wins games, but teamwork wins championships. - Michael Jordan

Mahatma Gandhi

The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others. - Mahatma Gandhi

Neil Gaiman

If you are making mistakes, then you are trying or making new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world. You're doing something. Neil Gaiman
Love what you do and do what you love.