nation

Ideas

Pity the nation that has to silence its writers for speaking their minds.   Arundhati Roy Suzanna Arundhati Roy (born 24 November 1961) is an Indian author best known for her novel The God of Small Things (1997), which won… Read More ›

Action

The curse of me and my nation is that we always think things can be bettered by immediate action of some sort, any sort rather than no sort.     Plato Plato (428/427 or 424/423 – 348/347 BC) was a philosopher in Classical Greece and the founder… Read More ›

Prolonged

There is no instance of a nation benefiting from prolonged warfare.   Sun Tzu Sun Tzu ( also rendered as Sun Zi; Chinese) was a Chinese general, military strategist, writer, and philosopher who lived in the Eastern Zhou period of ancient China. Sun Tzu is traditionally credited as the author… Read More ›

Culture

A nation’s culture resides in the hearts and in the soul of its people.    Mahatma Gandhi Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (2 October 1869 – 30 January 1948) was the preeminent leader of theIndian nationalism in British-ruled India. Employing nonviolent civil disobedience, Gandhi… Read More ›