Monday, 21 July 2014

10 Best Inspirational Quotes from World Leaders

Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek. ---Barack Obama

"Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them." - Dalai Lama  

“It always seems impossible until it’s done.” Nelson Mandela 

Pennies do not come from heaven. They have to be earned here on earth-Margaret Thatcher 

We must remain united to win the war against terrorism. Christians, Moslems, farmers, fishermen, herdsmen, teachers, lawyers, clergy or clerics, the rich, the poor and Nigerians from all sections of the country must work together with our security agencies and armed forces to overcome the terrorists who now threaten all that we hold dear.- Goodluck Jonathan

Focus your life solely on making a buck shows a certain poverty of ambition. It asks too little life of yourself. Because it's only when you hitch your wagon to something larger than yourself that you realize your true potential.=Barack Obama

I began revolution with 82 men. If I had to do it again, I do it with 10 or 15 and absolute faith. It does not matter how small you are if you have faith and plan of action.-Fidel Castro

“When I despair, I remember that all through history the way of truth and love have always won. There have been tyrants and murderers, and for a time, they can seem invincible, but in the end, they always fall. Think of it–always.”  Mahatma Gandhi

The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.
 he has all the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
An appear is one who feeds a crocodile, hoping it will eat him last.
It has been said that democracy is the worst form of government, except all the others that have been tried
Winston Churchill

If you’re feeling helpless, help someone. ”  Aung San Suu Kyi
Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.
John F. Kennedy

You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.”  Winston Churchill


Picture: President Jonathan And The Rice Pyramids

Picture: President Jonathan And The Rice Pyramids


By Oche Otorkpa

When I look back I remember those miscreants who at a point represented all that was wrong in my area, who are today the proud owners of large rice farms , I lift up my hands to heaven to Bless the king that never sleeps, for the life of President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan Whose initiative has transformed those haggard looking Boys whose only vocation was violence into vibrant and economically buoyant rice farmers overnight.

Shared into groups of 20s these young rice farmers have transformed the wastelands of Nassarawa, Kebbi , Lokoja - Abuja Highway etc into viable rice farms .
Today some of them are proud owners of Brand new motorcycles and tricycles which they purchased from the profits they made from selling rice paddy!

The picture of the president beside these huge pyramids of rice is a clear testimony of the ''CAN DO'' spirit of the average Nigerian.

The fact that the policies of this administration has led to a huge reduction of our food imports from a total of N1.4 trillion (about $7 billion) in 2009 to N717 billion (about $4.35 billion) as at December 2013, a decline of $2.65 billion (N429bn) is a pointer to the fact that given the opportunity Nigerians have the ability and the capacity to feed the Nation !