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John Wooden
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.

Abraham Lincoln
Character is like a tree and reputation its shadow. The shadow is what we think it is; the tree is the real thing.

Warren Buffet
“It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently.”

Marcus Tullius Cicero
“When you wish to instruct, be brief; that men’s minds take in quickly what you say, learn its lesson, and retain it faithfully. Every word that is unnecessary only pours over the side of a brimming mind.”

Colin Powell
“Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.”

10 Ways to love people!


1. Listen without interrupting.

2. Speak without accusing.

3. Give without sparing.

4. Pray without ceasing.

5. Answer without arguing.

6. Share without pretending.

7. Enjoy without complaint.

8. Trust without wavering.

9. Forgive without punishing.

10. Promise w/o forgetting. . . .GOD BLESS….

Quotes by Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama

  • I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness. That is clear. Whether one believes in religion or not, whether one believes in this religion or that religion, we all are seeking something better in life. So, I think, the very motion of our life is towards happiness…”
  • Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.”
  • If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.”
  • “In the practice of tolerance, one’s enemy is the best teacher.”
  • “It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come.”
  • “With realization of one’s own potential and self-confidence in one’s ability, one can build a better world.”
  • “Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.”



July 2020