Saturday, 12 April 2014

Quote Worthy

Put it before them briefly so they will read it, clearly so they will appreciate it, picturesquely so they will remember it and, above all, accurately so they will be guided by its light. - Joseph Pulitzer

Anything that is out of control can become dangerous. Think of a runaway lorry with a faulty brake or a plane flying with a faulty engine. Think of an uncontrolled mind of a person driving his life. - Unknown

The serene philosophy of the pink rose is steadying. Its fragrant, delicate petals open fully and are ready to fall, without regret or disillusion, after only a day in the sun. - Rachel Peden

To master a game or a skill, you must be taught through description and demonstration; but most importantly, you must be given a chance to practise it constantly. - Unknown

Not to be cheered by praise, not to be grieved by blame, but to know thoroughly ones own virtues or powers are the characteristics of an excellent man. - Saskya Pandita

Wherever there is danger, there lurks opportunity; whenever there is opportunity, there lurks danger. The two are inseparable. They go together. - Earl Nightingale

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