This is a set of one liners। All of them have been with me a long time, and like good friends, they whisper themselves in the ear at just the right time.
This, Too, Shall Pass....
- Most people think of it in bad times. It helps a lot to remember this in the good times too. We tend to attribute the bad times to fate and the good times to ourselves.
Honesty once pawned is never redeemed
Don’t accept unacceptable behavior.
You have never been given a dream without also being given the power to make it come true.
It took me a lot of years to understand this one. Precisely 10 years. The lesson at the end of 10 years is that maybe, not all dreams are worth fighting for.
Nobody remembers your achievements. They do not usually remember your name either. But what they will never, ever forget, is how you made them feel.
If your mother says you’ll regret it, you probably will.
When something appears too good to be true, it usually is.