The lust for comfort, that stealthy thing that enters the house a guest, and then becomes a host, and then a master.
Wealth should not be seized, but the god-given is much better.
Both old and young alike ought to seek wisdom: the former in order that, as age comes over him, he may be young in good things because of the grace of what has been, and the latter in order that, while he is young, he may at the same time be old, because he has no fear of the things which are to come.
I remember way back when I was young, 10 years ago.
Civilization is the order and freedom is promoting cultural activity.
More than 30 years ago, when I had embarked upon the fight against child labour, it was not even considered an issue worth any discussion. It was accepted as a way of life in India, much like it was in other countries. Today, no country or business or society can throw this issue away.
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
Men of action, above all those whose actions are guided by love, live forever.
Unless a man feels he has a good enough memory, he should never venture to lie.
Happy or unhappy, families are all mysterious. We have only to imagine how differently we would be described – and will be, after our deaths – by each of the family members who believe they know us.