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 can be a CHOICE ! Here is a collection of some of the Quotes sprinkled through this Site- some small but powerful thoughts. Hope they lead you to happiness ! And if you are looking only at some 'shers' posted as quotes, here they are : 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 habits. 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.
The Human Conundrum ! " Man sacrifices his health in order to make money. Then he sacrifices money to recuperate his health. And then he is so anxious about the future, that he does not enjoy the present moment. As a result, he does not live in the present or the future, he lives as if he is never going to die, and then he dies having never truly lived "
All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing. - Edmond Burke " Edmund Burke (January 12, 1729 – July 9, 1797) was an Irish political philosopher, Whig politician and statesman who is often regarded as the father of modern conservatism. This is probably the most quoted statement attributed to Burke, and an extraordinary number of variants of it exist, but all without any definite original source. These very extensively used remarks may be based on a paraphrase of some of Burke’s ideas, but he is not known to have ever declared them in…