Ghazals Of Ghalib

The Almighty Of Rekhta

Mirza Asadullah Khan (Ghalib)-27-12-1797(Agra) To 15-02-1869 (Delhi)

Compiled Thoughts-4

31. A smart man only believes half of what he hears, a wise man knows which half.

32. Some have been thought brave because they were afraid to run away.

33. To fly is to throw yourself at the ground and miss.

34. People who get on in this world are those who look for the circumstances they want, and if they cannot find them, they make it.

35. Take the first step in full faith, and the rest will fall in place.

36. You never learn anything by doing it right.

37. Never having tried to succeed is worse than giving up for fear of failure.

38. If you do not like something, change it. If you cannot change,
change your attitude.

39. A hateful act is the transference to others of the degradation we bear in ourselves.

40.Being innovative comes from seeing what everyone sees and thinking what no one has thought.