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Winners and Losers, All

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan I The Speaking Tree I May 18

Democracy has changed the concept of victory and defeat. Elections bring in change, albeit temporarily. The winning team is now here to serve for a period of five years. The losing team, now the opposition, is equally important as the nation’s conscience keepers, says Maulana Wahiduddin Khan

Do You Lack Integrity?

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | The Speaking Tree | April 27, 2014

If a single drop of water from a vessel is found to be brackish, it means that all of the liquid is undrinkable. We need sample only one drop to know with certainty what the rest will be like. Much the same is true of the human personality.

Here Are Some Shocking Truths

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | The Speaking Tree Website, March 31, 2014 | NewAgeIslam.Com, April 1, 2014

The person who invented dynamite, Alfred Nobel, went on to establish 90 armament factories and amassed huge amounts of wealth through the arms trade. Then an incident took place which totally changed the course of his life.

Finding Happiness Is In Your Hands

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | The Speaking Tree, TOI | March 14, 2014

Follow Your Impulse

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan I The Speaking Tree I Kolkata I March 2, 2014 I Page 8

Everyone is born with a perfect nature. Nature is the best guide of every man and woman. One’s nature gives the right direction on all occasions. This natural signal, when followed deligently, is a guarantee of human success.

Stomach This

Motivation Is Greater Than Favour

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | The Times of India, New Delhi | January  2, 2014

Old Age Could Be A Blessing

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | The Times of India, New Delhi | December 10, 2013

In the USA in 2008, a series of research projects under the heading of Progress in Brain Research, were conducted under the patronage of Yale University. Its findings were reported in the New York Times, with the meaningful title Older Brain Really May Be a Wiser Brain on May 20 the same year. The  investigation reveals that old age is not any kind of curse on us; rather, it is a blessing.

Taking Your Blessings For Granted?

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | The Times of India, New Delhi | November 28, 2013

Life's Not About Fighting

Maulana Wahiduddin Khan | The Speaking Tree | November 17, 2013

If you happen to be in an open field when it starts to rain, you hasten to find shelter, This is not cowardice, this is realism. Similarly, when there is an earthquake, you immediately leave your home for an open space. This too is not defeatism, but an acknowledgement of the reality of nature. When some difficulty arises between man and nature, the solution to the problem lies only in acknowledgment, not in confrontation.