Ameen Rihani Quotes

Top 38 wise famous quotes and sayings by Ameen Rihani

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Ameen Rihani quotes: Truth breeds power, and truth never perishes. Truth breeds power, and truth never perishes.
Ameen Rihani quotes: The West for me means ambition, the East contentment. My heart is ever in one, my soul in the other. The West for me means ambition, the East contentment. My heart is ever in one, my soul in the other.
Ameen Rihani quotes: I renounce falsehood, whatsoever be the guise it assumes, and I embrace truth, wheresoever I find it. I renounce falsehood, whatsoever be the guise it assumes, and I embrace truth, wheresoever I find it.
Ameen Rihani quotes: Revolution is glorified by intellectuals, apotheosized by poets, sanctified by visionaries, and bled white by politicians. Revolution is glorified by intellectuals, apotheosized by poets, sanctified by visionaries, and bled white by politicians.
Ameen Rihani quotes: Society may be likened to a rod, which only a just government can balance properly. Society may be likened to a rod, which only a just government can balance properly.
Ameen Rihani quotes: Breathless and unharmed, we emerge from the mazes of metaphysics and psychology where man and the soul are playing hide-and-seek. Breathless and unharmed, we emerge from the mazes of metaphysics and psychology where man and the soul are playing hide-and-seek.
Ameen Rihani quotes: I want to accept all the difficulties that face me in life with perseverance and patience. I want to accept all the difficulties that face me in life with perseverance and patience.
Ameen Rihani quotes: Like matter itself, an ideal is mutable, but indestructible. It does not die; it only undergoes a change. Like matter itself, an ideal is mutable, but indestructible. It does not die; it only undergoes a change.
Ameen Rihani quotes: The footsteps of a pioneer become ultimately the highway of a nation. The footsteps of a pioneer become ultimately the highway of a nation.
Ameen Rihani quotes: The heart yields spontaneity; the mind bends to understanding. The heart yields spontaneity; the mind bends to understanding.
Ameen Rihani quotes: In a true democracy is the cure for most of our social and political ills, but a few of them must remain to keep us going. In a true democracy is the cure for most of our social and political ills, but a few of them must remain to keep us going.
Ameen Rihani quotes: No boundaries exist in our breast: We are free . No boundaries exist in our breast: We are free .
Ameen Rihani quotes: If I were capable of assisting someone, I would do it in a manner that would cause the person seeking assistance to work, so he assists himself. If I were capable of assisting someone, I would do it in a manner that would cause the person seeking assistance to work, so he assists himself.
Ameen Rihani quotes: I am the East. I have philosophies, I have religions, who would exchange them for airplanes? I am the East. I have philosophies, I have religions, who would exchange them for airplanes?
Ameen Rihani quotes: You teacher, teach your pupils freedom in thought and deed, honesty in thought and deed, and tolerance in thought and deed. You teacher, teach your pupils freedom in thought and deed, honesty in thought and deed, and tolerance in thought and deed.
Ameen Rihani quotes: True up-bringing is restricted to two types of welfare; the welfare of the body and that of the mind. True up-bringing is restricted to two types of welfare; the welfare of the body and that of the mind.
Ameen Rihani quotes: What is life without its angles of difficulty and defeat, and its tip of triumph and power? What is life without its angles of difficulty and defeat, and its tip of triumph and power?
Ameen Rihani quotes: I proceeded in my national mission, seeking to pave the way for an understanding between His Majesty and the other ruling princes of Arabia. I proceeded in my national mission, seeking to pave the way for an understanding between His Majesty and the other ruling princes of Arabia.
Ameen Rihani quotes: In the Lakes of Light, Love and Will, I would baptize all mankind. In the Lakes of Light, Love and Will, I would baptize all mankind.
Ameen Rihani quotes: Virtue, once bragged about, once you pride yourself upon it, ceases to be such. Virtue, once bragged about, once you pride yourself upon it, ceases to be such.
Ameen Rihani quotes: My American walking shoes are new, and my Oriental eyes are old. My American walking shoes are new, and my Oriental eyes are old.
Ameen Rihani quotes: Training the will in trivial and grave matters increases its strength and flexibility, and enables man to constantly strive and persevere. Training the will in trivial and grave matters increases its strength and flexibility, and enables man to constantly strive and persevere.
Ameen Rihani quotes: We have to dissolve all the denominations in order to form from them the greater denomination of the homeland. We have to dissolve all the denominations in order to form from them the greater denomination of the homeland.
Ameen Rihani quotes: Revolution applies a local anaesthetic to one class of society and operates on the other. Revolution applies a local anaesthetic to one class of society and operates on the other.
Ameen Rihani quotes: Fire and light compete today in the East. But there is a lot of green firewood in this fire, and there is a lot of smoke in that light. Fire and light compete today in the East. But there is a lot of green firewood in this fire, and there is a lot of smoke in that light.
Ameen Rihani quotes: Ignorance and fear are twins whose mother is slavery and whose father is oppression, and the mentality of the whole family is that of slaves. Ignorance and fear are twins whose mother is slavery and whose father is oppression, and the mentality of the whole family is that of slaves.
Ameen Rihani quotes: I deposit in many banks including the bank of wisdom. The more I draw on my accounts, no matter how big the sum, the bigger my balance becomes I deposit in many banks including the bank of wisdom. The more I draw on my accounts, no matter how big the sum, the bigger my balance becomes