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Abduct, demand and thrive: The new Maoist mantra

Philosopher George Santayana's prediction that those who forget history are condemned to repeat it is coming eerily true in the jungles of east and central India, where state governments have......

The Last among our Liberals

The nation has many individuals like Kuldip Nayar to thank whose idealism and honour has helped keep the country on the path of freedom and democracy, says Ambassador K C Singh. Kuldip Nayar's......

US policies to be blamed for Pak's double game

'Those who cannot learn from history are condemned to repeat it.' If ever there was a poetic affirmation of philosopher George Santayana's time-worn aphorism, it is the saga of United States policy......

The mind in a burger

'A quick bite, we may have to settle for that," said my friend Paul. "Some place with clean toilets, no surprises, where we can be in and out in fifteen minutes flat," he said.We were traveling......

US-India: The moral dimension

If the man who has lost his way in the morning -- so runs the Indian saying -- shows up in the evening, he is not called lost. The United States-India relationship, which may now be arriving at the......

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Q. Spiritual Quote = \"To me, it seems a dreadful indignity to have a soul controlled by geography. : George Santayana WHAT DO U THINK ON THIS ?
:  A. I must say I haven't clearly understood what he actually meant. A soul controlled by a geography? Did anybody else understood it? I thought he was...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/spiritual-quote--quotto-me-it-seems-a-dreadful-indignity-to-//answers/16757777

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Q. How valid or relavant is following quote ?\"To me, it seems a dreadful indignity to have a soul controlled by geography.\"By George Santayana
Commonsense:  A. He is not referring to the spiritual soul but to the personality of an individual.. Whether Mr.Santayana likes it or not this is confined by...... more

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Q. To be interested in the changing seasons is a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring
Commonsense:  A. a good quote by George Santayana more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/to-be-interested-in-the-changing-seasons-is-a-happier-state-/16460810/answers/13740293

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Q. what is the meant by fanatic..........?
Avtar Khalsa:  A. Fanaticism is an emotion of being filled with excessive, uncritical zeal, particularly for an extreme religious or political cause or in some cases...... more

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Frozen in memory

The Auschwitz concentration camp in Poland is a reminder of what evil can perpetuate. Ranjita Biswas revisits one of the most painful & violent... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/421974/frozen-memory.html
Israel flexes its 'muscular' strategy

The ongoing Israel-Palestine conflict in Gaza has got plenty of Indians, who greatly admire such muscular action by Israel, excited. So what if,... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/israel-flexes-its-muscular-strategy/15470159
Faith versus history

In The Life of Reason, the philosopher George Santayana wrote: Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. And India is about to... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/RD4bqdtgK8reRlLh1sspVO/Faith-versus-history.html
Six reasons China's rise won't trigger a world war, as Germany's had done a century ago

, the assassination of the archduke of the Austro-Hungarian empire in Sarajevo triggered World War I. In Asia, the rise of China and territorial... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/opinion/edit-page/Six-reasons-Chinas-rise-wont-trigger-a-world-war-as-Germanys-had-done-a-century-ago/articleshow/37337660.cms
Correct it before it's too late

Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty — Thomas Jefferson Despite one dire warning after another all thought its chequered annals, including... ...

http://www.thesangaiexpress.com/page/items/40002/a-misstep-prime-minister-correct-it-before-its-too-late

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