The clever poor man- A must Read

Once upon a time, there was a clever poor young man who lived in a city. His only resource was a dead rat. He started off by selling it for a coin to a hotel, for their cat. Then one day, there was a storm. The king’s garden was littered with branches and leaves, andContinue reading “The clever poor man- A must Read”

There are unjust laws, just as there are unjust men. Explain with a suitable example. (150 words – 10 marks)

The words of Mahatma Gandhi were from his struggle in South Africa against the unjust racial laws. Laws protect the rights of people and regulate the civil activities. In most of the cases, laws are on the lines of ethical principles. But, there are also several laws which are clearly unethical. For example laws madeContinue reading “There are unjust laws, just as there are unjust men. Explain with a suitable example. (150 words – 10 marks)”

Dwight D. Eisenhower Quotes

​Dwight D. Eisenhower Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it. A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both. You do not lead by hitting people over the head – that’s assault, not leadership. In preparing for battle IContinue reading “Dwight D. Eisenhower Quotes”

Oscar Wilde Quotes

Oscar Wilde I can resist everything except temptation. We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. Always forgive your enemies – nothing annoys them so much. Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes. The truth is rarely pure and never simple. Too many people today knowContinue reading “Oscar Wilde Quotes”

Charles Dickens Quotes

​Charles Dickens No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another. Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch that never hurts. It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. Reflect upon your present blessings — of which every manContinue reading “Charles Dickens Quotes”

William Shakespeare Quotes

Be not afraid of greatness: some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them. To thine own self be true, and it must follow, as the night the day, thou canst not then be false to any man. The course of true love never did run smooth. There is nothingContinue reading “William Shakespeare Quotes”

George Bernard Shaw – Quotes

​George Bernard Shaw Quotes A life spent making mistakes is not only more honourable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing. There are two tragedies in life. One is not to get your heart’s desire. The other is to get it. Some men see things as they are and ask why. Others dreamContinue reading “George Bernard Shaw – Quotes”

​Michel Foucault

​Michel Foucault Madness is the absolute break with the work of art; it forms the constitutive moment of abolition, which dissolves in time the truth of the work of art. In its function, the power to punish is not essentially different from that of curing or educating. Freedom of conscience entails more dangers than authorityContinue reading “​Michel Foucault”

​Henry David Thoreau – The one who influenced Mahatma Gandhi

Henry David Thoreau Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined. Our life is frittered away by detail… simplify, simplify. Things do not change; we change. Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth. If you have built castles in the air, your work need not beContinue reading “​Henry David Thoreau – The one who influenced Mahatma Gandhi”

Leo Tolstoy – Quotes – Influenced Mahatma Gandhi 

Leo Tolstoy Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself. If you want to be happy, be. All happy families resemble one another, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way. All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love. The two most powerful warriors are patienceContinue reading “Leo Tolstoy – Quotes – Influenced Mahatma Gandhi “

​Che Guevara

​Che Guevara The revolution is not an apple that falls when it is ripe. You have to make it fall. Silence is argument carried out by other means. I know you are here to kill me. Shoot, coward, you are only going to kill a man. If you tremble with indignation at every injustice, thenContinue reading “​Che Guevara”

​Fidel Castro – Quotes to support Socialism and Communism 

​Fidel Castro Quotes A revolution is a struggle to the death between the future and the past. They talk about the failure of socialism but where is the success of capitalism in Africa, Asia and Latin America? I find capitalism repugnant. It is filthy, it is gross, it is alienating… because it causes war, hypocrisyContinue reading “​Fidel Castro – Quotes to support Socialism and Communism “

Benito Mussolini Quotes : Use for demerits of Socialism, Democracy 

Benito Mussolini Democracy is beautiful in theory; in practice it is a fallacy. You in America will see that some day. Socialism is a fraud, a comedy, a phantom, a blackmail. The truth is that men are tired of liberty. Every anarchist is a baffled dictator. Let us have a dagger between our teeth, aContinue reading “Benito Mussolini Quotes : Use for demerits of Socialism, Democracy “

Thomas Aquinas Quotes

​Thomas Aquinas The things that we love tell us what we are. There is nothing on this earth more to be prized than true friendship. To one who has faith, no explanation is necessary. To one without faith, no explanation is possible. Better to illuminate than merely to shine, to deliver to others contemplated truthsContinue reading “Thomas Aquinas Quotes”

Franklin D Roosevelt Quotes 

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself. The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much; it is whether we provide enough for those who have too little. It is common sense to take a method and try it. If it fails,Continue reading “Franklin D Roosevelt Quotes “

Dalai Lama – Quotes on Peace, Life and Just World

​Dalai Lama – Quotes on Spirituality, Peace, Life, Hope, Justice which can be used in ethical cases and Essays. Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible. Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions. This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy.Continue reading “Dalai Lama – Quotes on Peace, Life and Just World”

Nelson Mandela Quotes

​Nelson Mandela Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear. It always seems impossible until it’s done.Continue reading “Nelson Mandela Quotes”

Vladimir Putin Quotes

We don’t need a weakened government but a strong government that would take responsibility for the rights of the individual and care for the society as a whole. We shall fight against them, throw them in prisons and destroy them. The path towards a free society has not been simple. There are tragic and gloriousContinue reading “Vladimir Putin Quotes”

John F Kennedy Quotes

​John F Kennedy Quotes – ask not what your country can do for you — ask what you can do for your country. Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names. Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future. Those whoContinue reading “John F Kennedy Quotes”

Sigmund Freud – Quotes

Being entirely honest with oneself is a good exercise. Sometimes a cigar is just a cigar. We are never so defenseless against suffering as when we love. The ego is not master in its own house. Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility. AmericaContinue reading “Sigmund Freud – Quotes”

Jean-Paul Satre Quotes

Jean-Paul Satre Quotes Man is condemned to be free; because once thrown into the world, he is responsible for everything he does. Freedom is what you do with what’s been done to you. Three o’clock is always too late or too early for anything you want to do. If you are lonely when you areContinue reading “Jean-Paul Satre Quotes”

Edmund Burke Quotes to support State as an Institution

The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing. Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little. Those who don’t know history are destined to repeat it. When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fallContinue reading “Edmund Burke Quotes to support State as an Institution”

Mother Teresa – Quotes on Peace

​Mother Teresa Quotes If you judge people, you have no time to love them. Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier. Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies. Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoesContinue reading “Mother Teresa – Quotes on Peace”

Immanuel Kant Quotes – Use for Ethical Case Studies

​Immanuel Kant Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life. Morality is not properly the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness. Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law. So act that your principle of action might safelyContinue reading “Immanuel Kant Quotes – Use for Ethical Case Studies”

Barak Obama – Quotes  On Hope, Life, Modern Issues

Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek. If you’re walking down the right path and you’re willing to keep walking, eventually you’ll make progress. The future rewards those who press on. IContinue reading “Barak Obama – Quotes  On Hope, Life, Modern Issues”

Mark Twain Quotes

Mark Twain Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect. If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything. Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first. I have never let my schoolingContinue reading “Mark Twain Quotes”

Atal Bihari Vajpayee -Quotes to use in International Relations

​Atal Bihari Vajpayee Quotes Our nuclear weapons are meant purely as a deterrent against nuclear adventure by an adversary. You can change friends but not neighbours. Global interdependence today means that economic disasters in developing countries could create a backlash on developed countries. We hope the world will act in the spirit of enlightened self-interest.Continue reading “Atal Bihari Vajpayee -Quotes to use in International Relations”

Adolf Hitler Quotes

Those who want to live, let them fight, and those who do not want to fight in this world of eternal struggle do not deserve to live. If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed. He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future. Make the lieContinue reading “Adolf Hitler Quotes”

​Simone de Beauvoir’s Quotes :- An Ardent Feminist

​Simone de Beauvoir Quotes One’s life has value so long as one attributes value to the life of others, by means of love, friendship, indignation and compassion. Change your life today. Don’t gamble on the future, act now, without delay. One is not born a genius, one becomes a genius. I tore myself away fromContinue reading “​Simone de Beauvoir’s Quotes :- An Ardent Feminist”

Gramsci, Follower of Marxism – Quotes for Essay and Ethics

Gramsci Pessimism of the spirit; optimism of the will. I’m a pessimist because of intelligence, but an optimist because of will. The challenge of modernity is to live without illusions and without becoming disillusioned. To tell the truth is revolutionary. I turn and turn in my cell like a fly that doesn’t know where toContinue reading “Gramsci, Follower of Marxism – Quotes for Essay and Ethics”

Abraham Lincoln Quotes for Essay

​Abraham Lincoln Quotes Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power. Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be. And in the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years. AlwaysContinue reading “Abraham Lincoln Quotes for Essay”

Western Political Thoughts- Socrates Quotes

Socrates Quotes An unexamined life is not worth living. True knowledge exists in knowing that you know nothing. To find yourself, think for yourself. I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think. By all means marry: if you get a good wife, you’ll become happy; if you get a bad one, you’llContinue reading “Western Political Thoughts- Socrates Quotes”

Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru – Quotes

Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Quotes Life is like a game of cards. The hand that is dealt you is determinism; the way you play it is free will. Culture is the widening of the mind and of the spirit. Time is not measured by the passing of years but by what one does, what one feels,Continue reading “Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru – Quotes”

Missile man of India -Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Quotes

​APJ  Abdul Kalam Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success. Look at the sky. We are not alone. The whole universe is friendly to us and conspires only to give the best to those who dream and work. You have to dream before your dreams can come true. We should notContinue reading “Missile man of India -Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Quotes”

Aristotle Quotes For Essay

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit. What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies. It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it. Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work. Happiness dependsContinue reading “Aristotle Quotes For Essay”

Karl Marx – Quotes

Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, just as it is the spirit of a spiritless situation. It is the opium of the people. There is a specter haunting Europe, the specter of Communism. The philosophers have only interpreted the world, in various ways. The point, however, isContinue reading “Karl Marx – Quotes”

Mahatma Gandhi – Quotes For Essays

You must be the change you wish to see in the world. The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong. Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony. An eye for eye only ends up making the whole world blind. Live as ifContinue reading “Mahatma Gandhi – Quotes For Essays”