Showing posts from 2008

"Love is like a knife, it can stab the heart or it can carve wonderful images into the soul that will last a lifetime."- Status Message, Dileshwar Singh, MBA, NITIE Class of '08.

"Self-image sets the boundaries of accomplishment"Mihir Gala, MBA-Finance, NMIMS Class of '09

"People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within."- Status Message, Mohd Nadeem, MBA-Finance, NMIMS Class of '09

"You cannot be lonely if you like the person you're alone with."- Status Message, Pallavi Puri, MBA, IBS-H Class of '09

"Talking much about oneself can also be a means to conceal oneself."- Status Message, Himanshu Puri, MBA, IBS-H Class of '09

"Recession, is when you lose your job; depression is when I lose mine."- Status Message, Anmol Bajaj, MBA-Finance, NMIMS Class of '09

"In times of change, learners inherit the Earth, while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists."- Status Message, Khagesh Chaitlangiya, MBA-Capital Markets, NMIMS Class of '09

"Anybody's love story is great by virtue of it being a love story."- ShahRukh Khan in an interview soon after the release of Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi

" I'm sick of following my dreams. I'm just going to ask them where they're going and hook up with them later.... "- From the status message of Sameer Parwani, MBA-Banking, NMIMS Class of '09

"Who is wise?          He that learns from everyone.
Who is powerful?  He that governs his passions.
Who is rich?            He that is content.
Who is that?            Nobody."- Benjamin Franklin

"Happiness is good health and a bad memory." - Ingrid Bergman

"The walls we build around us to keep out the sadness also keep out the joy"- Status Message, Pratik Bhurat, MBA, IBS-H Class of '09

"You may be deceived if you trust too much, but you will live in torment if you don't trust enough."- Status Message, Abhishek Agarwal, MBA - Marketing, NMIMS Class of '08

"Vision without action is daydreaming and action without vision is a nightmare."- Status Message, Pratik Bhurat, MBA, IBS-H Class of '09

"The more I know people , the more I luv my dog!"- Status Message, Rahul Paldiwal, MBA-Finance, NMIMS Class of '09

"Forgiving Terrorist is left to God, But Fixing their Appointment is Our responsibility"- Status Message, Ashish Modani, MBA- Finance, NMIMS Class of '09

"Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for the truth!!!" - Benjamin Disraeli(Picked up from someone's Status Message

"Win as if you were used to it, lose as if you enjoyed it for a change."- Status Message, Shivani Kumra, MBA-Global, NMIMS  Class of '09

"If finding the truth is a matter of perseverance, convincing people of it is something of an art."- Making Sense of Ambiguous Evidence (Interview of Errol Morris) - HBR, September 2008

"Humor brings insight and tolerance. Irony brings a deeper and less friendly understanding."-Status Message, Priyanka Kohli, NMIMS MBA 2007-09 Batch

"Life is complex. It has both, the real and the imaginary parts....."- Status Message, Jeevan Prakash, MBA, NMIMS 2007-09 Batch

"The difficult I do immediately, it's the impossible that takes time."- From the Orkut Profile of Jeevan Prakash, MBA, NMIMS 2007-09 Batch

"Humor is something that thrives between man's aspirations and his limitations. There is more logic in humor than in anything else. Because, you see, humor is truth."- Status Message, Priyanka Kohli, MBA, NMIMS 2007-09 Batch

"Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things." - Status Message, Saurabh Gupta, IBS-H, 2007-09 Batch
"Measure urself by the people who measure themselves by you"
-Status Meessage Kriti Sabharwal, MBA, IBS-H, 2007-09 Batch
"Your happiness is intertwined with your outlook on life"
- That's what my horoscope for today on Orkut says.

"I have never asked anyone but God for anything, why would I ask mere mortals for anything?"- Shamshad Begum, legendary singer, in an interview to Times of India published on October 19, 2008

"Normal is getting dressed in clothes that you buy for work and driving through traffic in a car that you are still paying for - in order to get to the job you need to pay for the clothes and the car, and the house you leave vacant all day so you can afford to live in it."-Status msg Kshitij Narian Rai, MBA-Marketing, NMIMS Mumbai 2007-09 Batch

'By the time they write the history of the credit crisis, no-one will be able to afford to buy the book'- Status message Devvya Sharma, MBA,  NMIMS 07-09 Batch

This one matches with my experiences so far...

"Success always attracts paternity suits in life while failure remains an orphan"-Satyajit Das, picked up from 'Traders, Guns & Money'

"Unfortunately, God does not control the stock market. Or maybe he does and uses it to punish humanity instead of floods and fires like the old days." - Status message of some girl from IIM Ahmedabad, my friend refused to divulge her name.

"It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend."- Status Message, Manav Mahajan, NMIMS MBA 2007-09 Batch

"Don’t be afraid to make mistakes. Make many of them but don’t repeat any one." - from
"Impossible is an inspiring word."

- Status Message- Khagesh Chaitlangiya, MBA-Capital Market, NMIMS, 2007-09.
"A clear conscience is usually the sign of a bad memory."
- Picked from the Status message of Anant Gupta, MBA-Finance, NMIMS 2007-09
I'm selfish, impatient, & a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control, & at times hard to handle. But if you can't handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don't deserve me at my best.
- Marilyn Monroe
"Smile; sunshine is good for your teeth" - Status Message of Naresh Kudva, MBA-Global 2007-09, NMIMS Mumbai
"It is so simple to be happy, but it is so difficult to be simple." - Status msg of Pallavi Puri, IBS-H today.
"Dreams are not those you get while sleeping.
Dreams are those that don't let you sleep."

‘There is only one medal, and that’s gold.’

- Akhil Kumar, Indian Pugilist, after beating the world champion in Olympics 2008.
"Life is meaningful when happiness isn't a mere absence of sadness and joy isnt a mere absence of sorrow!"
- Bikram Snehi, MBA-CapMark 2007-09, NMIMS

At the helm...

me: If only the people with the right thoughts were proactive enough to take the affairs at the helm into their own hands 
 Sent at 19:50 on Monday
 me: There is another one...
 ++++: wat?
 me: Only if the right people after getting at the helm are able to remain right will a nation progress...
 me: make that think right instead of remain right
 ++++: hmm

Have to start practicing this one...

"Never explain--your friends do not need it and your enemies will not believe you anyway. " - ?
"If One does not know where one is sailing, No wind is favorable.." - ?
"The means by which we live have outdistanced the ends for which we live. Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."
-Martin Luther King

Aankh walon ko bhi nazar aata hai...

A girl was asked about an incident that changed her life(ISB), here's her reply:She and her father were comng back from one of her relative's place... were standing(the car was) at one of the redlights in the outer circle of CP... she saw tht an old man ws trying to cross d rd bt ws unable to do so bcoz of d traffic density...seeing his dghtr cncrnd abt d prsn her father told her that if you are feeling for him go and help him out... d girl went and hlpd him cross the road... after whch the person blessed her and said "Maine zindagi mein pehli baar dekha hai ki aankh walon ko bhi dikhai deta hai"
If life gives you lemons,
make lemonade out of 'em.