Inspirational Quote

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January 2020 [ Volume : 45 Number : 1 ]


PEARLS OF WISDOM FROM THE EAST

WISDOM OF CONFUCIUS

  • He who will not economize will have to agonize.
  • It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.
  • Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life.
  • The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential...these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.
  • Our greatest glory is never failing, but in rising every time we fall.
  • When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don't adjust the goals, adjust the action steps.
  • The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
  • Success depends on previous preparation, and without such preparation there is sure to be failure.
  • The superior man is distressed by the limitations of his ability; he is not distressed by the fact that men do not recognize the ability that he has.
  • When you are labouring for others, let it be with the same zeal as if it were for yourself.
  • Ability will never catch up with the demand for it.

- Confucius


Wisdom of Seneca

  • The greatest wealth is a poverty of desires.
  • One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood.
  • A gift consists not of what is done or given, but in the intention of the giver or doer.