Famous Quotations and Proverbs


Here are some quotations by famous people, and some proverbs.

  1. "A diamond was laying in the street covered with dirt. Many fools passed by. Someone who knew diamonds picked it up." - Kabir Saheb
  2. "Don't open your diamonds in a vegetable market. Tie them in bundle and keep them in your heart, and go your own way." - Kabir Saheb
  3. "दुख में सुमिरन सब करे , सुख मे करे न कोय । जो सुख मे सुमिरन करे , दुख कहे को होय ॥" - कबीर साहेब
  4. "गुरु गोविंद दोनो खड़े , काके लागूं पाँय । बिलहारी गुरु आपनो, जो गोविंद डियो बताय ॥" - कबीर साहेब
  5. "साईं इतना दीजियोे , जा मे कुटुम समाय । मैं भी भूखा न रहू , साधु ना भूखा जाय ॥" - कबीर साहेब
  6. "माया मरी न मन मरा, मर-मर गए शरीर । आशा तृष्णा न मरी, कह गए दास कबीर ॥" - कबीर साहेब
  7. "दुर्लभ मानुष जन्म है , देह न बारंबार । तरुवर ज्यों पत्ता झड़े , बहुर न लागे डार ॥" - कबीर साहेब
  8. "काल करे सो आज कर, आज करे सो अब । पल मे पर्लय होएगी, बहुरि करेगा कब ॥" - कबीर साहेब
  9. "The purpose of education is to replace an empty mind with an open one." - Albert Einstein
  10. "Reading maketh a full man, conference a ready man, and writing an exact man." - Sir Francis Bacon
  11. Man proposes-God disposes.
  12. As you sow, so shall you reap.
  13. Time and tide wait for none.
  14. Rome was not built in a day.
  15. There's no smoke without fire.
  16. The pen is mightier than the sword.
  17. Cleanliness is next to Godliness.
  18. Prevention is better than cure.
  19. "When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth".-Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
  20. "Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems." - Rene Descartes

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