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(349) My quoted Quotes in my Posts (4)

(349) My quoted Quotes in my Posts (4)

(41) “A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first.” (Chanakya)

(42)“Laxmi (goddess of wealth) and Sarswati (goddess of education) cannot live together”. (By Author based on a line of a Gujarati poem)

(43)“Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s need, but not every man’s greed.” (Mahatma Gandhi)

(44) “Though I am not naturally honest, I am so sometimes by chance.” (A dialogue from Shakespeare’s play)

 (45) “God is not in idols. Your feelings are your God and the soul is your temple.” (Chanakya)

(46) “Honest hearts produce honest actions.” (Brigham Young)

(47) The honest man thinks honestly, speaks honestly and works honestly. (Valibhai Musa)

(48) “The greatest way to live with honor in this world is to be what we pretend to be.”(Socrates)

# Honesty (August – 2007)  

(49) “The ultimate end of man is to find the One (God) which is in him, which is his truth, which is his soul, the key with which he opens the gate of the spiritual life, the heavenly kingdom.” (Rabindranath Tagore)

(50) “Whoever knew his soul, knew his Lord.” (Hajarat Imaam Ali)

(51)“In knowing Thee, O Wonder of the Cosmos, the mind is weakened all the while; Whenever my reason comes a span closer to Thee, it surely flees a mile.” (Unknown source)

(52) “Man has overcome steam and electricity; but he could not overcome his mind. He reached the planets, but could not reach his inner soul.” (By author based on a stanza of a Gujarati poet)

(53)“Say not, ‘I have found the truth’; but rather, ‘I have found a truth’.” (Khalil Gibran)

(54)“Soul made intention of leaving. I said, ‘Do not leave’. It said, ‘What can I do? The house is falling apart’.” (A poetic quote from an unknown source)

(55)  “Your own soul is nourished when you are kind, and it is destroyed when you are cruel.” (King Solomon)

(56)  “Kindness is the root of Dharma (Religion).” (Saint Tulsidas)

(57)“To overcome evil with good is good; to resist evil by evil is evil.” [Prophet Mohammad (PBUH)]

(58) “The uplifting of soul depends on uplifting of the character. We are now approaching a global economy, a global culture. Now let us globalize this mission of ‘Humanity’ to establish Universal Peace. Souls of individuals make the soul of a nation; and souls of the nations make the soul of the universe. To make the universe glorious, the individuals will have to promote their souls towards advancement and perfection.” (Valibhai Musa)

# Soul – A brief study (August – 2007)

-Valibhai Musa

 

 

 
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Posted by on September 15, 2012 in Article, My quoted Quotes

 

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(347) My quoted Quotes in my Posts (3)

(347) My quoted Quotes in my Posts (3)

(20) “We people are like a singing bird which has nested and hatched her young ones in the mouth of a cannon. All of a sudden, the scenario changes; and smooth going public life gets disturbed.” (Valibhai Musa – Based on an Unknown Source)

(21) “When it comes, it seems so simply.”(A dialogue from the play – ‘Abraham Lincoln’ written by John Drinkwater) 

# A Full Circle Swallowed 22 Years

(22) “Oppression is the oppression whether it may concern to any individual or a mass and it should always be condemned.” (Valibhai Musa)

# Oppressions (- કે જુલ્મો તેઉના દયામાં ખપે!)

(23) “Any art is the intellectual property of an artist. Literature is also an art. Some fame and money hungry people publish theft literature stealing from publicly unknown sources. Such fraud is an immoral act.” (Valibhai Musa)

# Prize (પારિતોષિક)

(24) “Some minor issues, sometimes, disturb the harmony of the family and; in absence of compromise from either side; they become the prestige issues making the marriage as failure.” (Valibhai Musa)

(25) “Human nature is somewhat complicated to be understood. Male and female are humans, but there is the peculiarity of their nature and mood. Generally, the male is found aggressive and the female defensive. Male becomes extremist and female remains moderate in sensitive cases.” (Valibhai Musa)

Rohini (રોહિણી)

(26) “The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person’s determination.” (Tommy Lasorda)

(27) “Sweet are the uses of adversity.” (Shakespeare’s play – ‘As You Like It’)

(28) “Fathers send their sons to college either because they went to college or because they didn’t.” (Henderson)

(29) Power of determination is like magnet which makes the person to remain sticky to whatever he undertakes for his advancement to the goal. (Valibhai Musa)

(30) “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” (Thomas Alva Edison)

(31) “Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.” (Winston Churchill)

(32) “Do what you can, with what you have and where you are.” (Theodore Roosevelt)

# Power of Determination

(33) Repentance is a stream descending from heaven and the sinner, by diving in it, can become pious and sinless. (A Gujarati Poem)

(34) “To err is a human.” (An English Idiom)

(35)”(1) Repentant must be really sorry by heart. (2) He or she must be firm not to repeat the evil deed committed. (3) After repentance, there should come change in one’s behavior. (4) One should remember always what wrong was done previously. (5) The heart of repentant should burn in the fire of repentance. (6) One should feel taste of satisfaction of repentance equal to he or she had previously enjoyed the taste of sin or crime when it was committed.” (Hajarat Imam Ali (a.s.) has laid down above elements of repentance.)

(36) Sincere repentance makes the sinner like a newly born child as it had never committed any sin. (Valibhai Musa)

(37) “Some often repent, yet never reform; they resemble a man traveling in a dangerous path, who frequently starts and stops, but never turns back.”  (Bonnell Thomton)

(38) “God’s grace never encourages us to live in sin; on the contrary, it empowers us to say no to sin and yes to truth.” (Randy Alcorn)

(39) “Heart – suffering because of sin is the best proof that the Holy Spirit dwells in your heart.” (Johann Arndt)

(40) “The earth is not beneath the heaven.” (B. K. Thakore, a Gujarati Sonneteer)

# Repentance

– Valibhai Musa 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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(345) My quoted Quotes in my Posts (2)

(345) My quoted Quotes in my Posts (2)

(5) “The life is, in real sense, a life when there is the combination of both happiness and gloomy.” (Valibhai Musa)

# Happiness and Gloomy (May – 2007)

(6) “Purity of intention and sincerity in action always bring good results.” (Unknown Source)

(7) “No doubt, it is said, ‘The good beginning is half done’; but it is possible that the ‘Half done’ may convert into ‘Undone’ also if the same spirit is not maintained.” (Valibhai Musa)

(8) “Necessity is the mother of invention” (Unknown Source)

# The Steady Progress (May – 2007)

(9) “A short but quality living is greater than the quantity living measured in years.” (Valibhai Musa)

# The Demise of Gentleman (May – 2007)

(10) “All’s Well That Ends Well.” (Shakespeare)

# All’s Well that Ends Well (May – 2007)

(11) “Any imbalance in the living life invites the downfall of the soul and the body from their moderate states of health. (Valibhai Musa)

(12) The first step of the ladder to climb up to reach the nearness of the God is to know ‘self’. (Hajarat Imam Ali (a.s.)’s quotation is amended in similar words by Author- Valibhai Musa)

# Inspired Knowledge (Intuition)(સહજ જ્ઞાન) (June – 2007) 

(13) “Every charitable act is a stepping stone towards heaven.” (Somebody)

(14) “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. Even the poor should give something to charity.” (Sir Winston Churchill)

(15), “It’s not how much we give, but how much love we can put into giving.” (Mother Terasa)

(16) “If you cannot lift the load off another’s back, do not walk away; but try to lighten it.” (Frank Tyger)

(17) “When we give something for charity to any needy person; it is not any obligation or favor to him, but is merely the payment of royalty on behalf of God for what we use as the raw material of what we produce and earn if we are a manufacturer. If we are a businessman or professional, we pay the levy of our intellectual property borrowed from Him. If we are a farmer, we use land, water, seeds etc. provided by Him. If we are a laborer, we pay Him for the physical strength He favored us. Nothing is ours, everything is His. Even we-ourselves are in existence at His will and our every breathe is dependent of Him.” (Valibhai Musa)

(18) “When a man dies, his relatives ask how much wealth he has left. While the angels look to see how much he had given in charity, in the path of the God.” (Hajarat Imam Ali A.S.)

(19) ”The God loves those who love Him, but loves those more who love their fellow-men.” (By Author – Valibhai Musa : based on an English poem ‘Abu Ben Adam and Angel’.)

# Charity (ભાવનાનું મૂલ્ય) (June – 2007) 

-Valibhai Musa

 
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Posted by on August 27, 2012 in Article, My quoted Quotes

 

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(344) My quoted Quotes in my Posts (1)

Dear Readers,

Now onwards, you will get my quoted Quotes in my Posts.

(1) “Never trouble trouble till trouble troubles you!!!!”

(Unknown Source)

# No Post of mine could be traced out, meanwhile.

(2) “A Material House” which is built with walls in which the members live like in a Hotel or a Hostel where the facilities are, no doubt, provided; but it cannot be “A Home” where the paradise itself comes down from the sky above.” (Valibhai Musa)

A Free Home (May – 2007)

(3) Our life is a school where we have continuously to learn till the last breath of our life. (Valibhai Musa)

(4) Love of any category is not dependent on words if it is true.” (Valibhai Musa)

# Relationship (May – 2007)

-Valibhai Musa

(344) My quoted Quotes in my Posts (1)

 
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