Curated list of my favourite quotes, aphorisms, adages and maxims

"We do not learn from experience... we learn from reflecting on experience."  

                                                                            John Dewey 

tags: life

"All animals are equal but some animals are more equal than others."

                                                            Animal Farm, George Orwell

tags: equality, society

“Be the change that you wish to see in the world.”

                                                                        Mahatma Gandhi

tags: motivation

“Fill the unforgiving minute with sixty seconds' worth of distance run.”

                                                                   If, Rudyard Kipling

tags: motivation

"Ever tried.  
Ever failed.  
No matter.  
Try Again.  
Fail Again.  
Fail Better."  
                                                                        Samuel Beckett

tags: motivation, failure

“There is only one sin. and that is theft.  
When you tell a lie, you steal someones right to the truth.”
                                                     The Kite Runner,  Khaled Hosseini

tags: life, truth