Archive for the category ‘MEMORABLE QUOTES’


“And now here is my secret, a very simple secret: It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.”
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry | The Little Prince – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 17th, 2021 ( Comments Off on “And now here is my secret, a very simple secret: It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.”)
“It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not.”
Andre Gide | Autumn Leaves – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 10th, 2021 ( 2 Comments »)
“Don’t walk in front of me… I may not follow. Don’t walk behind me… I may not lead. Walk beside me… just be my friend.”
Albert Camus, Nobel Literature Laureate – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 3rd, 2021 ( Comments Off on “Don’t walk in front of me… I may not follow. Don’t walk behind me… I may not lead. Walk beside me… just be my friend.”)
“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”
Maya Angelou – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 26th, 2021 ( Comments Off on “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”)
“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”
Oscar Wilde – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 19th, 2021 ( Comments Off on “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”)
“It is better to change an opinion than to persist in a wrong one.”
Socrates – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 12th, 2021 ( Comments Off on “It is better to change an opinion than to persist in a wrong one.”)
“We know through painful experience that freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor, it must be demanded by the oppressed.”
Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 5th, 2021 ( Comments Off on “We know through painful experience that freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor, it must be demanded by the oppressed.”)
“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.”
Martin Luther King, Jr - TRANSCEND Media Service
March 29th, 2021 ( Comments Off on “The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.”)
“Everything we face, we may not be able to change, but it is certain that what is not faced can never be changed.”
James Baldwin – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 22nd, 2021 ( Comments Off on “Everything we face, we may not be able to change, but it is certain that what is not faced can never be changed.”)
Q: “If conflict is an inherent aspect of life, how do we know when we’ve achieved positive peace?”
Johan Galtung – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 15th, 2021 ( Comments Off on Q: “If conflict is an inherent aspect of life, how do we know when we’ve achieved positive peace?”)
“You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.”
Buckminster Fuller – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 8th, 2021 ( Comments Off on “You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.”)
“I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.”
Martin Luther King, Jr | Nobel Peace Prize acceptance - TRANSCEND Media Service
March 1st, 2021 ( Comments Off on “I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.”)
“To me, peace is something we create and often in new ways, not to be frozen into a handbook of law–although the law could also be useful as one guide among many.”
Prof. Johan Galtung - TRANSCEND Media Service
February 22nd, 2021 ( Comments Off on “To me, peace is something we create and often in new ways, not to be frozen into a handbook of law–although the law could also be useful as one guide among many.”)
“God does not play dice.”
Albert Einstein – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 15th, 2021 ( Comments Off on “God does not play dice.”)
“There is no way to peace. Peace is the way.”
Mahatma Gandhi – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 8th, 2021 ( Comments Off on “There is no way to peace. Peace is the way.”)
“Peace cannot be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.”
Albert Einstein - TRANSCEND Media Service
February 1st, 2021 ( Comments Off on “Peace cannot be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.”)
“The best warriors do not use violence. The best tacticians try to avoid confrontation. The best businessmen serve the communal good. The best leaders become servants of their people…”
Lao Tzu | Tao Te Ching – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 25th, 2021 ( Comments Off on “The best warriors do not use violence. The best tacticians try to avoid confrontation. The best businessmen serve the communal good. The best leaders become servants of their people…”)
“We’ve arranged a global civilization in which most crucial elements profoundly depend on science and technology. We have also arranged things so that almost no one understands science and technology. This is a prescription for disaster. We might get away with it for a while, but sooner or later this combustible mixture of ignorance and power is going to blow up in our faces.”
Carl Sagan - TRANSCEND Media Service
January 18th, 2021 ( Comments Off on “We’ve arranged a global civilization in which most crucial elements profoundly depend on science and technology. We have also arranged things so that almost no one understands science and technology. This is a prescription for disaster. We might get away with it for a while, but sooner or later this combustible mixture of ignorance and power is going to blow up in our faces.”)
“The welfare of humanity is always the alibi of tyrants.”
Albert Camus, Nobel Literature Laureate – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 11th, 2021 ( Comments Off on “The welfare of humanity is always the alibi of tyrants.”)
Of all tyrannies, a tyranny sincerely exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive. Those who torment us for our own good will torment us without end for they do so with the approval of their own conscience.
C.S. Lewis – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 4th, 2021 ( Comments Off on Of all tyrannies, a tyranny sincerely exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive. Those who torment us for our own good will torment us without end for they do so with the approval of their own conscience.)
Ideology – that is what gives the evildoing its long-sought justification and gives the evildoer the necessary steadfastness and determination.
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 28th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Ideology – that is what gives the evildoing its long-sought justification and gives the evildoer the necessary steadfastness and determination.)
“They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety.”
Benjamin Franklin - TRANSCEND Media Service
December 21st, 2020 ( Comments Off on “They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety.”)
“Men, it has been well said, think in herds; it will be seen that they go mad in herds, while they only recover their senses slowly, one by one.”
Charles Mackay - TRANSCEND Media Service
December 14th, 2020 ( Comments Off on “Men, it has been well said, think in herds; it will be seen that they go mad in herds, while they only recover their senses slowly, one by one.”)
“It’s easier to fool people than to convince them that they have been fooled.”
Mark Twain - TRANSCEND Media Service
December 7th, 2020 ( Comments Off on “It’s easier to fool people than to convince them that they have been fooled.”)