1. 10

    Ignorance is always afraid of change.

    47
  2. 9

    A leader or a man of action in a crisis almost always acts subconsciously and then thinks of the reasons for his action.

    49
  3. 8

    India has known the innocence and insouciance of childhood, the passion and abandon of youth, and the ripe wisdom of maturity that comes from long experience of pain and pleasure; and over and over a gain she has renewed her childhood and youth and age

    57
  4. 7

    Play the hand you're dealt.

    81
  5. 6

    Our chief defect is that we are more given to talking about things than to doing them.

    88
  6. 5

    The only alternative to coexistence is codestruction.

    91
  7. 4

    Failure comes only when we forget our ideals and objectives and principles.

    110
  8. 3

    We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure.

    185
  9. 2

    We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.

    186
  10. 1

    Life is like a game of cards. The hand you are dealt is determinism; the way you play it is free will.

    208
  11. Last Update: 6 October 2022

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