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Handpicked 100 quotes from history, with a blend of inspirational, motivational, funny, educational and thought provoking. Every single quote listed here is a Gem.

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1. When you wish upon a star...
you're actually a few million years late.

The star is dead.

Just like your dreams.


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Tags: Dark   |    Dark Jokes   |    Sarcastic   |    Stars   |    Dream   |    Funny   |   



2. Don't let anyone treat you like Upma.

You're Biryani.


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Tags: Funny Hindi   |    Life Quotes in Hindi   |    Love Quotes in Hindi   |    Hindi Life   |   

3. Never let someone with a significance of a speed bump become a roadblock in your life.


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Tags: Never Do This   |    Mental Health   |    Peace   |    Good Vibes   |    Mind Games   |    Jealousy   |    Gossip   |    Haters   |   

4. Our life at present on the blessed soil of our country is a triumph over the pains of the past and the harshness of its conditions.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Blessed   |    Soil   |    Country   |    Pain   |    Harsh   |    Hot   |   



5. On land and in the sea, our fore-fathers lived and survived in this environment. They were able to do so because they recognized the need to conserve it, to take from it only what they needed to live, and to preserve it for succeeding generations.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Nature Conservation   |    Environment   |    Young Generation   |   

6. Islam desists violence practiced by terrorists who kill their brethren and commit all despicable actions under the shelter of religion. Islam dissociates itself strictly from these people and their actions.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Terror   |    Terrorist   |    Violence   |   



7. Sheikh Zayed Al Nahyan was told that 85% of the workforce in the UAE is made up of expatriate workers, he said:

The livelihood is from God, the money is God's, the land is God's, the grace is God's, we are all God's creation, and he who has trusted God will never be failed, and those who come to us are welcome

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Expat   |    Abundance   |    Wealth   |    Job   |   



8. The man who is most aggressive in teaching tolerance is the most intolerant of all: he wants a world full of people too timid and ashamed to really disagree with anything.

- Criss Jami


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Tags: Tolerance   |    Force   |   

9. All men are made one for another: either then teach them better or bear with them.

- Marcus Aurelius


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Tags: Tolerance   |    Education   |   

10. If I do not believe as you believe, it proves that you do not believe as I believe, and that is all that it proves.

- Thomas Paine


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Tags: Tolerance   |    Believe   |    Belief   |    Nothing to Prove   |   



11. On the information sheet in a New York hotel, I recently read:

'Dear guest! To guarantee that you will fully enjoy your stay with us, this hotel is totally smoke-free. For any infringement of this regulation, you will be charged $200.'

The beauty of this formulation, taken literally, is that you are to be punished for refusing to fully enjoy your stay.

- Slavoj Zizek


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Tags: Irony   |    Punishing   |    Enjoy   |   

12. I think boredom is the beginning of every authentic act.
Boredom opens up the space, for new engagements. Without boredom, no creativity.

If you are not bored, you just stupidly enjoy the situation in which you are.

- Slavoj Zizek


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Tags: Boredom   |    Boring   |    Authenticity and Originality   |    Creative   |    Unaware   |    Self Awareness   |   

13. Beyond the fiction of reality, there is the reality of the fiction.

- Slavoj Zizek


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Tags: Fiction   |    Reality   |   



14. Because the horror of Communism, Stalinism, is not that bad people do bad things — they always do. It's that good people do horrible things thinking they are doing something great.

- Slavoj Zizek


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Tags: Communist   |    Irony   |    Reality   |    Realization   |   

15. Humanity is OK, but 99% of people are boring idiots.

- Slavoj Zizek


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Tags: Humanity   |    Idiot   |   

16. Words are never 'only words'; they matter because they define the contours of what we can do.

- Slavoj Zizek


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Tags: Talking Too Much   |    Reality   |    Exposed   |   



17. If you have reasons to love someone, you don’t love them.

- Slavoj Zizek


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Tags: Reasons   |    Fake Love   |   

18. When we are shown scenes of starving children in Africa, with a call for us to do something to help them, the underlying ideological message is something like: "Don't think, don't politicize, forget about the true causes of their poverty, just act, contribute money, so that you will not have to think!

- Slavoj Zizek


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Tags: Poor   |    Problems   |    Third World Problems   |    Africa   |    Poverty   |    Help   |    Political   |    Thinking   |   

19. Cinema is the ultimate pervert art. It doesn't give you what you desire - it tells you how to desire.

- Slavoj Zizek


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Tags: Art   |    Pervert   |    Desires   |    Subculture   |   



20. The liberal idea of tolerance is more and more a kind of intolerance. What it means is 'Leave me alone; don't harass me; I'm intolerant towards your over-proximity.

- Slavoj Zizek


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Tags: Tolerance   |    Liberal   |    Political   |   

21. Don't get so tolerant that you tolerate intolerance.

- Bill Maher


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Tags: Tolerance   |    Counter Productive   |   

22. Tolerance only for those who agree with you is no tolerance at all.

- Ray A Davis


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Tags: Tolerance   |    Agreement   |    Validation   |   



23. If man is to survive, he will have learned to take a delight in the essential differences between men and between cultures. He will learn that differences in ideas and attitudes are a delight, part of life's exciting variety, not something to fear.

- Gene Rodenberry


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Tags: Tolerance   |    Human Behavior   |    Difference   |    Perspective   |    Attitude   |    Fear   |    Change   |   

24. Tolerance isn't about not having beliefs. It's about how your beliefs lead you to treat people who disagree with you.

- Timothy Keller


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Tags: Tolerance   |    Belief   |    Treating Badly   |    Self Doubt   |    Disagreement   |   

25. In order to have faith in his own path, he does not need to prove that someone else's path is wrong.

- Paulo Coelho


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Tags: Tolerance   |    Path   |    Faith   |    Self Doubt   |    Self Awareness   |   



26. Do not let your assumptions about a culture block your ability to perceive the individual, or you will fail.

- Brandon Sanderson


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Tags: Tolerance   |    Culture   |    Assumption   |    Stereotyping   |    Understanding   |   

27. The Press has the duty as well as the right to criticize. We welcome constructive criticism.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Rights   |    Criticism   |    Journalism   |   

28. Our system of government is based on our religion and this is what our people want. Should they seek alternatives, we are ready to listen to them. We are all in the same boat, and they are both captain and crew.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Government   |    Law   |   



29. It is my duty as the leader of the young people of this country to encourage them to work and to exert themselves in order to raise their own standards and to be of service to the country. The individual who is healthy and of a sound mind and body but who does not work commits a crime against himself and society.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Ruler   |    Youth   |    Country   |    Work Motivation   |    Society   |   

30. The ruler, any ruler, is only there to serve his people and secure for them prosperity and progress. To achieve this, he should live among his people to feel their wishes and know their problems, and this cannot be achieved if he isolates himself from them

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Ruler   |    Government   |    Political   |    Understanding   |   

31. Every individual has to perform his duty. Man is mortal, but his work is not. Therefore, work is greater than wealth.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Dutiful   |    Mortality   |    Work Life   |    Team Work   |    Work Tip   |    Work Motivation   |    Work Hard   |    Work Culture   |   



32. The real asset of any advanced nation is its people, especially the educated ones, and the prosperity and success of the people are measured by the standard of their education.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Education   |    Knowledge   |    Illiteracy   |    Standards   |    Nation   |   

33. The Ruler should not have any barrier which separates him from his people.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Government   |    Ruler   |    Language Barrier   |    Justice   |    Communication   |   

34. The success of the greater Arab nation in making itself known to the world and in supporting our solidarity does not depend on the Arab nation alone. Our solidarity also requires that the entire Islamic community works for the good of the Arab nation as the Arab nation works for the good of the Islamic community.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Arabic   |    Solidarity   |    Islamic   |   



35. Arab oil can never be dearer than Arab blood.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Oil   |    Unity   |    Arabic   |    Brother   |   

36. There is no glory without the glory of the country and its citizens. We have to be proud of our forefathers, who were able to face the harshness of life with a strong will and dedication to shape a better collective future

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Patriotism   |    Proud   |    Citizen   |    Future   |   

37. Wealth is not in money. Wealth lies in men. This is where true power lies, the power we value. This is what has convinced us to direct all our resources to build the individual, and to use the wealth which God has provided us in the service of the nation.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Wealth   |    Money   |    Learning   |    Knowledge   |    Nation   |   



38. We must not rely on oil alone as the main source of our national income. We have to diversify the sources of our revenue and construct economic projects that will ensure a free, stable and dignified life for the people.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Oil   |    Nation   |    Strategy   |    Income   |    Business   |   

39. Future generations will be living in a world that is very different from that to which we are accustomed. It is essential that we prepare ourselves and our children for that new world.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Vision   |    Future   |   

40. We are like those who had climbed a mountain and reached the top. When we looked down we still wanted to go higher to realize our goals. Despite all the achievements, we still have an ambition for more. That is my way of looking at things.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Life Goals   |    Achievement   |   



41. He who does not know his past cannot make the best of his present and future, for it is from the past that we learn

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Past   |    Future   |    Present   |    Learning   |   

42. Thirty years ago, we had no buildings, and when we saw buildings in other countries we used to envy them and wonder how we could convince our people to be satisfied with what they had

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Determination   |   

43. They used to say that agriculture has no future [in the UAE] but with God’s blessing and our determination, we have succeeded in transforming this desert into a green land.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Agriculture   |    Determination   |   



44. Our experiment in federation, in the first instance, arose from a desire to increase the ties that bind us, as well as from the conviction of everyone that they were a part of one family, and they must gather under one leadership.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Unity   |    Political   |   

45. Islam affords women their rightful status and encourages them to work in all sectors, as long as they are afforded appropriate respect.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Womens Rights   |    Working Women   |    Respect   |   

46. The woman is half of the society; any country which pursues development should not leave her in poverty or illiteracy.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Women   |    Society   |    Poverty   |    Illiteracy   |    Working Women   |   



47. I encourage women to work in positions that maintain respect and dignity as mothers and makers of generations.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Inspirational Women   |    Mother   |    Working Women   |   

48. The endeavors undertaken by women in the Emirates are important and honorable endeavors that are worthy of esteem

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Inspirational Women   |    Girl Power   |    Honor   |    Working Women   |   

49. Situations change from time to time. A friend may become an enemy and an enemy a friend. Life is inconsistent and ever changing. So are health and weather. We must, therefore, be prepared for the unexpected changes coming our way.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Unexpected   |    Enemy   |    Adapting   |    Strategy   |    Political   |   



50. I am not imposing change on anyone. That is tyranny. All of us have our opinions, and these opinions can change. Sometimes we put all opinions together and then extract from them a single point of view. This is our democracy.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Democracy   |    Tyranny   |    Your Opinion   |    Perspective   |    Decision   |   

51. To treat every person, no matter what his creed or race, as a special soul, is a mark of Islam.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Tolerance   |    Islamic   |    Racism   |    Soul   |    Equality   |   

52. It is the scholars’ duty to explain to people the essence and great message of Islam, which calls for tolerance, wisdom and fairness, so that people reject terrorism and killing in the name of religion.

- Shiekh Zayed


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Tags: Tolerance   |    Scholar   |    Dutiful   |    Explanation   |    Islamic   |    Terror   |    Kill   |   



53. Tolerance of intolerance is cowardice.

- Ayaan Hirsi Ali


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Tags: Tolerance   |    Coward   |   

54. Don't be in a hurry to condemn because he doesn't do what you do or think as you think or as fast. There was a time when you didn't know what you know today

- Malcolm X


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Tags: Tolerance   |    Arguments   |    Relationship   |    Self Learning   |    Demeaning   |    Teacher   |    Experiential Learning   |    Learning Curve   |    Learning   |    Disapproval   |    Walk In My Shoes   |    I Dont Know   |    Knowledge   |    Etiquette   |   

55. I think among the richest men in China, few have good endings.

- Jack Ma


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Tags: Political   |    China   |    Rich   |    Power   |    Powerful   |    Influencer   |    Entrepreneurship   |    Freedom   |    Democracy   |   



56. Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression; in order that every man present his views without penalty there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population.

- Albert Einstein


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Tags: Tolerance   |    Law   |    Freedom   |    Express Yourself   |    Punishing   |    Spirit   |    Society   |   

57. Dear Teacher, I would not be where I am in life right now, had it not been for your guidance and wisdom. I owe you all of success.

Thank you! And a Happy Teachers’ Day!


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58. You have taught me many things in life, but the most important lesson I learnt is how to be a better person.

Happy Teachers’ Day!


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59. Good teachers know how to bring out the best in students.

- Charles Kuralt


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60. It's the teacher that makes the difference, not the classroom.

- Francisco Sionil Jose


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Tags: Teacher   |    Teachers Day   |    Retirement wishes for Teachers   |   

61. The influence of teachers extend beyond the classroom, well into the future.

- Francisco Sionil Jose


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62. It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.

- Albert Einstein