These Five Quotes From Seneca (IM 872)

“If you really want to escape the things that harass you, what you’re needing is not to be in a different place but to be a different person.”   “Believe me it is better to understand the balance-sheet of one’s own life than of the corn trade.”   “It is not the man who has…

Some of My Favorites Quotes from Silicon Valley (IM 866)

Fred Wilson, Co-Founder of Union Square Venture:           “Being different matters. But you have to be different in a ways that users will feel right way.” 2. Ginni Rometti, Chairman, President, CEO of IBM:         “The only way to survive is to continuously transform into something else. It’s this idea of…

A quote to live by…(IM 783)

Marcus Aurelius’ following quote shows us the wise way to live life happily. It goes like this: ” In your actions, Don’t procrastinate. In your conversations, don’t confuse. In your thoughts,  don’t wander. In your soul, don’t be passive or aggressive. In your life, don’t be all about business.” In simple and short words, it…

The everyday rule (IM 685)

There is a quote that describes how important it is to follow your heart everyday. Everybody wants to bring change in their life and they wait for the moment to bring that change. Well, the truth is that the moment never comes… It should be created everyday. So the saying goes: “If you can one…

Lesson from “The Doctrine of the Mean” (IM 681)

The 12th century Eastern Classic “The Doctrine of the Mean” has a very important lesson for generations with a guiding principles of one should never act in excess. This classic represents moderation, objectivity, sincerity, honesty and propriety. The three guidelines from this book that we can use in our life are: Self-watchfulness: It includes self-discipline,…

Brilliant Quotes from Silicon Valley Entrepreneur (IM 596)

Fred Wilson, Co-Founder of Union Square Venture:           “Being different matters. But you have to be different in a ways that users will feel right way.” 2. Ginni Rometti, Chairman, President, CEO of IBM:         “The only way to survive is to continuously transform into something else. It’s…

Socrates: An unexamined life is not worth living (IM 502)

An unexamined life is not worth living -Socrates This above quote by Socrates is one of the most powerful quote for living a happy life. Striving to know ourselves and understanding ourselves is only the way that gives our life meaning and value. The only way to pursue a good life is to pursue wisdom…

A quote for lifetime (IM 496)

It’s not the critics who counts… ” It’s not the critic who counts: not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles or where the doer of deeds could have done better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and…