It is far better to know our own weaknesses and failings than to point out those of another.
A language is something infinitely greater than grammar and philology. It is the poetic testament of the genius of a race and a culture, and the living embodiment of the thoughts and fancies that have moulded them.
Most of us seldom take the trouble to think. It is a troublesome and fatiguing process and often leads to uncomfortable conclusions. But crises and deadlocks when they occur have at least this advantage, that they force us to think.
Topics: Strength, Crises
- Indira Gandhi Indian Head of State
- Mohandas K. Gandhi Indian Hindu Political leader
- A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Indian Head of State, Scientist
- Winston Churchill British Head of State
- Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya Indian Engineer
- Annie Besant British-born Indian Theosophist
- Nikita Khrushchev Russian Head of State
- Lyndon B. Johnson American Head of State
- Margaret Thatcher British Head of State
- Anwar el-Sadat Egyptian Head of State