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Think now | Thomas Jefferson

Wednesday, 13 Dec 2017 | Pioneer | in Thoughts

A wise and frugal government, which shall restrain men from injuring one another, shall leave them otherwise free to regulate their own pursuits of industry and improvement, and shall not take from the mouth of labour the bread it has earned.

Think now | APJ Abdul Kalam

Monday, 11 Dec 2017 | Pioneer | in Thoughts

When we tackle obstacles, we find hidden reserves of courage and resilience we did not know we had. And it is only when we are faced with failure do we realise that these resources were always there within us. We only need to find them and move on with our...

Think now | Margaret Thatcher

Wednesday, 06 Dec 2017 | Pioneer | in Thoughts

If... many influential people have failed to understand, or have just forgotten, what we were up against in the Cold War and how we overcame it, they are not going to be capable of securing, let alone enlarging, the gains that liberty has made.

Think now | Nelson Mandela

Tuesday, 05 Dec 2017 | Pioneer | in Thoughts

I do not deny that I planned sabotage. I did not plan it in a spirit of recklessness nor because I have any love of violence. I planned it as a result of a calm and sober assessment of the political situation that had arisen after many years of...

Think now | Benjamin Franklin

Monday, 04 Dec 2017 | Pioneer | in Thoughts

I have never entered into any controversy in defense of my philosophical opinions; I leave them to take their chance in the world. If they are right, truth and experience will support them; if wrong, they ought to be refuted and rejected. Disputes are apt to sour one's temper and...

Think now | Abraham Lincoln

Friday, 01 Dec 2017 | Pioneer | in Thoughts

Fellow citizens, we cannot escape history. We, of this Congress and this administration, will be remembered in spite of ourselves. No personal significance, or insignificance, can spare one or another of us. The fiery trial through which we pass will light us down in honor or dishonor, to the latest...

Think now | Dr. Zakir Hussain

Wednesday, 29 Nov 2017 | Pioneer | in Thoughts

To seek to exclude any of these because of age or association with some particular elements of our national being would almost be an act of treason. In the rich history of our country nothing is good or bad because it is new or old...Hindu, Muslim, Sikh, Christian or Parsi....

Think now | Abraham Lincoln

Thursday, 23 Nov 2017 | Pioneer | in Thoughts

Every man is said to have his peculiar ambition. Whether it be true or not, I can say, for one, that I have no other so great as that of being truly esteemed of my fellow-men, by rendering myself worthy of their esteem. How far I shall succeed in gratifying...

Think now | Winston Churchill

Wednesday, 22 Nov 2017 | Pioneer | in Thoughts

One ought never to turn one's back on a threatened danger and try to run away from it. If you do that, you will double the danger. But if you meet it promptly and without flinching, you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never! ...

Think now | B.R. Ambedkar

Wednesday, 15 Nov 2017 | Pioneer | in Thoughts

I do not want that our loyalty as Indians should be in the slightest way affected by any competitive loyalty whether that loyalty arises out of our religion, out of our culture or out of our language. I want all people to be Indians first, Indian last and nothing else but...


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