The Web Site of Neelay Gandhi, MD
There are souls in this world which have the gift of finding joy everywhere and of leaving it behind them when they go.
The internal qualities once said to embody manhood- sure footedness, inner strength and confidence of purpose- are merchandised to men to enhance their manliness. What passes for masculinity is being extracted and sold back to men. Literally, in the case of Viagra.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
Don't let yourself be paralyzed by fear, which prevents so many people from living out their dreams.
Better to be occasionally cheated than perpetually suspicious.
"Failure is success if we learn from it."
-Malcolm S. Forbes-
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.
It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.
The U.S. Constitution doesn't guarantee happiness, only the pursuit of it. You have to catch up with it yourself.
Gentlemen, I have lived a long time and am convinced that God governs in the affairs of men. If a sparrow cannot fall to the ground without His notice, is it probable that an empire can rise without His aid? I move that prayer imploring the assistance of Heaven be held every morning before we proceed to business.
-Benjamin Franklin at the Constitutional Convention
The greatest and noblest pleasure which we have in this world is to discover new truths, and the next is to shake off old prejudices.
Frederick II, the Great
The direct use of force is such a poor solution to any problem, it is generally employed only by small children and large nations.
You've got to be brave and you've got to be bold. Brave enough to take your chance on your discrimination-what's right and what's wrong, what's good and what's bad.
"Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired."