Mirza Asadullah Khan (Ghalib)-27-12-1797(Agra) To 15-02-1869 (Delhi)
The truth will set you free, but first it will piss you off.
Religious people are so convinced that only their religion is the right choice. But you never see them asking for Hindu blood or Christian blood or Muslim blood at a blood bank when they need it in a medical emergency.
If we could only snap the fetters of the body that bind the feet of the soul, we shall experience a great joy. The we shall not be miserable because of the body's sufferings. We shall become free.
Moral indignation is jealousy with a halo.
If you see fraud and do not say fraud, you are a fraud.
There is a certain Buddhistic calm that comes from having.... money in the bank.
Borrow trouble for yourself, if that is your nature, but do not lend it to your neighbours.
Lawless are they that make their wills their law.
Diplomacy is the art of letting somebody else have your way.
Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right.
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