He that has acquired learning and nor practised what he has learnt, is like a man who ploughs but sows no seed.
The longer the life the more the offense, the more the offense the more the pain, the more the pain the less defense and the less defense the less the gain.
Sir T Wyatt
There shall be no compulsion in religion.
Quran 2:263 Quran 2:263
There should be a left leg and a right leg. And, I am sort of between them.
If what you have done yesterday still looks big to you, you haven't done much today.
Contentment is the only real wealth
I don't really know why I care so much. I just have something inside me that tells me that there is a problem, and I have got to do something about it. I think that is what I would call the God in me.
All of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet. It must be this voice that is telling me to do something, and I am sure it's the same voice that is speaking to everybody on this planet — at least everybody who seems to be concerned about the fate of the world, the fate of this planet.
The poets were not alone in sanctioning myths, for long before the poets the states and the lawmakers had sanctioned them as a useful expedient. They needed to control the people by superstitious fears, and these cannot be aroused without myths and marvels.