Great minds great thoughts

Sourav Banerjee MA,MSW (Shabda Bramha) (8842 Points)

23 December 2011  

Great minds great thoughts


The following thoughts, beautiful as well as mesmerizing as they are, got life in the mental womb of some of the finest minds who treaded this planet and worth a hundred readings or more, till they find a permanent place in our minds.


It was a high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, "Always do what you are afraid to do."

Ralph Waldo Emerson


The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.

Arthur C. Clarke


We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.



Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.

Samuel Smiles


Men's best successes come after their disappointments.

Henry Ward Beecher


Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by striking.

William B. Sprague


Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.

Samuel Johnson


When the best things are not possible, the best may be made of those that are. 

Richard Hooker


He who hesitates is lost.



Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein