On being busy It is not enough to be busy. So are the ants. The question is what are we busy about ?- Henry David Thoreau Henry David Thoreau (July 12, 1817 – May 6, 1862) was an American essayist, poet, and philosopher. He is best known for his book Walden, a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings, and his essay "Civil Disobedience" (originally published as "Resistance to Civil Government"), an argument for disobedience to an unjust state.
कुछ शेर दोस्तों के I am fortunate to have some great friends who are great Shayars too ! Here are some of their thoughts that touched attributions given where I remember, else they know who they are ! And if you have a great Sher, comment in and I will add by the by ! Join me on Twitter to get some more occasionally !
True. Realize early and save yourself a lot of pain ! The World Owes you nothing ...it was here first. ( Mark Twain ) Found any REALLY good quotes .. put them in at : Small Thoughts ! and I will add them in the quotes section AND let you know when I do .. promise !
Warren Buffet Tips Investment Tips by Warren Buffet Who doesn't want to make more $$$ ? And more $$$ is of course more Joy ! So, these Investment tips by one who is widely referred to as the "Wizard of Omaha", "Oracle of Omaha" or the "Sage of Omaha" and is consistently ranked among the world's wealthiest people do deserve serious consideration. Here they are : ON EARNING: "Never depend on single income, make Investment on a second source" ON TAKING RISKS: "Never test the depth of river both feet" ON SPENDING: "If you buy things you do not need,…
The Prayer A VERY nice Prayer to try to imbibe ! Lord, make me an instrument of Your peace; Where there is hatred, let me sow love; Where there is injury, pardon; Where there is discord, harmony; Where there is error, truth; Where there is doubt, faith; Where there is despair, hope; Where there is darkness, light; And where there is sadness, joy. O Divine Master, Grant that I may not so much seek To be consoled as to console; To be understood as to understand; To be loved as to love. For it is in giving that we…
Happiness is a CHOICE ! Here is a collection of some of the Quotes sprinkled through this Site- some small but powerful thoughts. Hope they inspire and help you choose happiness ! Join me on Twitter to get more great thoughts on Joy and Happiness ! You could also comment in with Quotes which move and inspire you - I will feature them here as well as in my Twitter Feed with attribution as appropriate !
the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. Albert Einstein Indeed, man is a creature of Habit. And while we all want to change many aspects of our lives invariably all of those are essentially changing our ; And so, when we are loath to, it is good to remember this.
The True Joy of Life ! " This is the true joy of life. The being used for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one. The being a force of nature instead of a feverish and selfish clod of ailments and grieving senses complaining that the world will not devote itself to making you happy." - The Joy of Life ( George Bernard Shaw ) So what is YOUR purpose ?
“If we all threw our problems in a pile and saw everyone else's, we'd grab ours back. Attributed to Regina Brett She was a Pulitzer Prize finalist for commentary in 2008 and 2009. Her first book, "God Never Blinks: 50 Lessons for Life's Little Detours" was published in April, 2010 by Grand Central Publishing. It is now in 26 countries. Her second book, "Be the Miracle: 50 Lessons for Making the Impossible Possible", was published in 2012.