Wednesday, July 30, 2008

Selected Quotations 9....

After a looooooooooong time, here comes the next post.... :)

Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.
-Lou Holtz

The young man knows the rules, but the old man knows the exceptions.
-Oliver Wendell Holmes

Never mistake motion for action.
-Ernest Hemingway

We cannot live only for ourselves. A thousand fibers connect us with our fellow men.
-Herman Melville

The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
-Walt Disney

Those who stand for nothing fall for anything.
-Alexander Hamilton

The less you know, the more you believe.

I am certain there is too much certainity in the world.
-Michael Crichton

First thoughts are not always the best.
-Vittorio Alfieri

When one teaches, two learn.
-Robert Half

The less you talk, the more you're listened to.
-Abigail Van Buren

Most of the things worth doing in the world had been declared impossible before they were done.
-Louis D. Brandeis

Every morning, Leave your worries outside gate, Because that's where they pick up the garbage!!!

The whole point of getting things done is knowing what to leave undone.
-Oswald Chambers

Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.
-John Wooden

I can accept failure, but I can't accept not trying.
-Michael Jordan

Thinking is one thing no one has ever been able to tax.
-Charles Kettering

No man was ever wise by chance.
-Lucius Annaeus Seneca

The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake up.
-Paul Valery

Ask the successfull person how to finish a work?
But ask to an experienced person how to start a work?...

Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.
-Albert Einstein

Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it.
-George Santayana

Monday, September 24, 2007

Selected Quotations 8...

Failure doesn't mean that you are inferior. It means you are not perfect.

Many people quit looking for work when they find a job.

It is hard to believe that a man is telling the truth when you know that you would lie if you were in his place.

True friendship comes when silence between two people becomes a language.

It takes a great man to be a good listener.
-Calvin Coolidge

All men who have achieved great things have been great dreamers.
-Orison Swett Marden

It is a kingly act to assist the fallen.
-Mother Teresa

The way to succeed is to double your error rate.
-Thomas J. Watson

Prediction is very difficult, especially if it's about the future.
-Niels Bohr

Do the right thing. It will gratify some people and astonish the rest.
-Mark Twain

We know what we are, but know not what we may be.
-William Shakespeare

When I'm not in my right mind, my left mind gets pretty crowded.

When your dreams turn to dust, vacuum!

Everyone smiles in the same language.

I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends

Romance is like chess - one false move and you're mated.

No God, No Peace, Know God, Know Peace.

Never complain and never explain.
- Benjamin Disraeli

Every noble work is at first impossible.
-Thomas Carlyle

The more we do, the more we can do.
-William Hazlitt

Life without liberty is like a body without spirit.
-Kahlil Gibran

Saturday, September 22, 2007

Strange Search Companion error :)

I dont know what the cryptic message means.
Its very odd to press OK on a message box without a message.
Maybe words failed to express the severity of the error :)

Thursday, May 31, 2007

Selected Quotations 7...

Be faithful to that which exists within yourself.
-Andre Gide

I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
-Bill Cosby

It is human nature to think wisely and act in an absurd fashion.
-Anatole France

That government is best which governs least.
-Thomas Paine

About the time we can make the ends meet, somebody moves the ends.
-Herbert Hoover

If you obey all the rules you miss all the fun.
-Katharine Hepburn

Giving money and power to government is like giving whiskey and car keys to teenage boys.
-P. J. O'Rourke

Where there is no struggle, there is no strength.
-Oprah Winfrey

To love an idea is to love it a little more than one should.
-Jean Rostand

# “Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.”
# “Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected."
# "Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of other’s opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary."
-Steve jobs, Apple Inc.

There is only one success - to be able to spend your life in your own way.
-Christopher Morley

Life is half spent before we know what it is.
-George Herbert

Life must be understood backwards; but... it must be lived forward.
-Soren Kierkegaard

Change your thoughts and you change your world.
-Norman Vincent Peale

The art of simplicity is a puzzle of complexity.
-Doug Horton

History is a gallery of pictures in which there are few originals and many copies.
-Alexis de Tocqueville

Good judgment comes from experience, and often experience comes from bad judgment.
-Rita Mae Brown

The essence of pleasure is spontaneity.
-Germaine Greer

The possible ranks higher than the actual.
-Martin Heidegger

I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.
-Woodrow Wilson

Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
-Malcolm Forbes

Freedom means the opportunity to be what we never thought we would be.
-Daniel J. Boorstin

Tuesday, March 27, 2007

Selected Quotations 6...

Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.
-Dale Carnegie

Talent does what it can; genius does what it must.
-Edward Bulwer-Lytton

Silence is a source of great strength.
-Lao Tzu

When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.
-John Ruskin

People are trapped in history and history is trapped in them.
-James A. Baldwin

Two things control men's nature, instinct and experience.
-Blaise Pascal

Our duty is to be useful, not according to our desires but according to our powers.
-Henri Frederic Amiel

One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.
-Helen Keller

You must do the things you think you cannot do.
-Eleanor Roosevelt

A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
- Francis Bacon

He who has health, has hope; and he who has hope, has everything.
- Thomas Carlyle

Justice is truth in action.
- Benjamin Disraeli

I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
- Thomas Jefferson

The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.
- Henry David Thoreau

A Tibetan Lama was being monitored on a brain scan machine by a scientist wishing to test physiological functions during deep meditation. The scientist said - "Very good Sir. The machine shows that you are able to go very deep in brain relaxation, and that validates your meditation". "No", said the Lama, "This (pointing to his brain) validates the machine!".

To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.
-Bertrand Russell

Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
-Theodore Roosevelt

A single question can be more influential than a thousand statements.
-Bo Bennett

Responsibility is the price of freedom.
-Elbert Hubbard

Patience is the companion of wisdom.
-Saint Augustine

It is one thing to praise discipline, and another to submit to it.
-Miguel de Cervantes

Truth has no special time of its own. Its hour is now - always.
-Albert Schweitzer

Monday, October 16, 2006

Selected Quotations 5 ....

Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
-Mark Twain

It is not who is right, but what is right, that is of importance.
-Thomas Huxley

The way to succeed is to double your error rate.
-Thomas J. Watson

Good judgment comes from experience, and often experience comes from bad judgment.
-Rita Mae Brown

The darkest places in hell are reserved for those who maintain their neutrality in times of moral crisis.
-Dante Alighieri

Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
-Wernher von Braun

The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake up.
-Paul Valery

Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood.
-Marie Curie

The less you know, the more you believe.

A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
-Charles Darwin

Ability is a poor man's wealth.
-John Wooden

Those who stand for nothing fall for anything.
-Alexander Hamilton

Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold.
-Bob Marley

After all is said and done, more is said than done.

No man is a failure who is enjoying life.
-William Feather

The shortest way to do many things is to do only one thing at once.
-Samuel Smiles

Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
-Arthur C. Clarke

Everybody gets so much information all day long that they lose their common sense.
-Gertrude Stein

The beginning is always today.
-Mary Wollstonecraft

I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.
-Woodrow Wilson

About the time we can make the ends meet, somebody moves the ends.
-Herbert Hoover

The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.

Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.
-William Shakespeare

Never measure the height of a mountain until you have reached the top. Then you will see how low it was.
-Dag Hammarskjold

Thats it for today.........

Wednesday, September 27, 2006

The Man who saved the World....

been away from blogging for a long time, here is my next post....

This is a wikipedia article about a man, who prevented a Nuclear War (World War III), by taking a good decision based on his intuition.

Thats it for today...