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Givers & Takers

There are  two kinds of people  in the world,

Givers and takers.

Takers will eat better

but the givers will sleep better!

(Read this week – author not known)

Reading (quotes)

An  American -Russian writer  Vera Nazarian once  quoted :

“Whenever you read a good book,

somewhere in the world

a door opens to allow more light”

 

Two other quotes which I liked:

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Start at the young age… let the imagination run wild. (credit: Facebook)

reading

Saba-Thambi Oct2014

 

What are you currently reading ?

( I am reading ” The little Coffee Shop of Kabul” by Deborah Rodriguez)

 

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Notable Quotes

Notable Quotes……(1)

 

“We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails”

-Bertha Calloway ( b1925) –

 

” Life is not the way it’s supposed to be. It is the way it is.

The way you cope with it is what makes the difference”

– Anonymous –

 

“To know tomato is a fruit is knowledge

bu not to use in a fruit-salad is wisdom”

 – Anonymous-

Quotes of Nelson Mandela

There are only a handful of  men & women on this earth who became the Masters of the situation and sacrificed their whole lives for the good will of fellow human beings.

Martin Luther King (Jr) from The United states of America, Mahatma Gandhi of India, 14th  Dalai Lama in Exile , Mother Theresa of India , Aung San Suu kyi  of  Burma ,  Pakistani  school girl Malala  Yousafzai  and  Nelson Mandela (Madeba) are few of them.

While I type, the nonagenarian  Nelson Mandela of South Africa  is fighting  for  his life in a hospital.

I would like to share some of Nelson Mandela’s quotes below.

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“Education is the most powerful weapon 

which you can use to change the World”

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“After climbing a great hill, one only finds that

there are many more hills to climb.”

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“If you want to make peace with your enemy,

you have to work with your enemy. Then he

becomes your partner.”

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“A good head and a good heart are

always a formidable combination”