When a dream is conceived, its possibilities believed, provisions flow to vision and miracles are achieved.”

“True leadership often happens with the smallest acts, in the most unexpected places, by the most unlikely individuals.”

Michelle Obama

Lawyer, writer, & the first African-American First Lady of the United States 

“Melinda and I grew up learning that World War II was the defining moment of our parents’ generation. In a similar way, the COVID-19 pandemic—the first modern pandemic—will define this era.”

Bill Gates

Microsoft, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

“Majority of women continue to remain victims of oppression, violence and discrimination.”

Sonia Gandhi

Leader, Indian National Congress

“I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved. “


Indian jurist, economist, politician and social reformer

“If you don’t tell the truth about yourself, you cannot tell it about other people.”

Virginia Woolf

20th century English writer

“Being entirely honest with oneself is a good exercise.”

Sigmund Freud

Austrian neurologist and founder of psychoanalysis

“Patriotism is not obedience to the government. Patriotism is obedience to the principles for which government is supposed to stand.”

Howard Zinn

American historian, playwright, and social activist

“Ideologies separate us. Dreams and Anguish bring us together.”

Eugene Ionesco

Romanian-French playwright & one of the foremost figures of the French Avant-garde theatre

“By showing me injustice, he taught me to love justice. By teaching me what pain and humiliation were all about, he awakened my heart to mercy. Through these hardships, I learned hard lessons. Fight against prejudices, battle the oppressors, support the underdog.”

Roy Black

New York based lawyer

“It is better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.”

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Poet Laureate of Great Britain and Ireland during Victorian era

“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart.”

Helen Keller

American author and activist

“Be there for others, but never leave yourself behind.”


Author of In the Garden of Thoughts

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then, is not an act, but a habit.”


Greek philosopher

“Ignorance, the root and the stem of every evil.”


Classical Greece philosopher and the founder of the Academy in Athens

“Silly things do cease to be silly if they are done sensibly by people in an impudent way.”

Jane Austen

18th century English novelist

“Two roads diverged in a wood, and I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.”

Robert Frost

Modern American poet

“Always laugh when you can. It is cheap medicine.”

Lord Byron

Romantic British poet, peer and politician

“Keep your words positive, because your words become your behaviour. Keep your behaviour positive, because your behaviour become your habits. Keep your habits positive, because your habits become your values. Keep your values positive, because your values become your destiny.”

Mahatma Gandhi

Indian activist