Wednesday, October 29, 2014

"DISCIPLES OF FORTUNE" Quotes






"...The world  gets blessed every now and then with unique souls  who though burdened by their invisible crosses, still have the extraordinary strength to forge ahead in life and give others a helping hand at the same time. Despite their tribulations, most of us think they are fine. Even when the weight of their crosses become unbearable, even when they proceed in a breathless manner, we still have a hard time understanding that they are drowning. In fact, we even condemn them for failing to sacrifice more...”
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune

“Huh! Mankind always comes up with ideas to make up for the follies of the status quo. But what happens if those ideas are inflexible and fail to respond to the changing times. They end up betraying the people who believed in them.”
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune

 "Life is a mighty joke that is not meant to be funny.”
                                                        From  Disciples of Fortune

A man’s true world should be the space and people that enrich his soul,”
                                                        From  Disciples of Fortune

No man can avoid to do what he was made to do when the time comes for him to do it."
                                                        From  Disciples of Fortune

“Remember these, Sons! Truth presented with tenderness enriches the soul of man and enhances humanity in the process. A Franco-Cameroonian relation based on truth and nurtured with tenderness will be to the benefit not only of Kamerun and France, but also of mankind as a whole.”
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune


“Where else can we find happiness for a day other than from something that can offer momentary relief, something like the booze?
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune




No true...father would be unconcerned about discord in his family that may cause it to disintegrate in his absence...                                              
                                                       From  Disciples of Fortune

A woman’s love is all a man should expect from his wife. That love could be translated into so many positive things, especially if it is reciprocated.”
                                                       From  Disciples of Fortune

Life is a rare fantasy that can be made a reality by being objective.”
                                                      From  Disciples of Fortune

      “Sons, any man who is considered a success in life owes a lot to society. We have been very blessed, my dear sons. We have to show our appreciation to our society for making that possible. A time will come when you will meet other Kamerunians who share the same vision for this land. I  am advising you to make them partners in our common goals when that time comes. We shouldn’t shy away from playing a formidable role in financing that political force that would emerge. We shall use our influence to ensure that it succeeds.”
                                                     From  Disciples of Fortune


… Political realism is the way forward for any system that is genuinely for humanity or for the interest and advancement of its people.
                                                    From  Disciples of Fortune

Even with all its positive attributes, capitalism in its imperialistic form is the most treacherous system mankind ever devised. It is driven by a selfishness that has an almost religious underlining to it.”
                                                   From  Disciples of Fortune


“Our love for our country is worth nothing if it deprives us of our sense of humanity, if it destroys positive consensus.”
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune


“The vicissitude of life teaches us about our limitations in a world with no guarantees and permanence."
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune


“Strive to get what you want, what you need, especially if your intentions are good and nobody gets hurt in the process.”
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune

“A land is precious, but ours is to be revered."
                                                         From    Disciples of Fortune

Always strive to get what you want, what you need, especially if your intentions are good and nobody gets hurt in the process.”
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune
“Men have the bloods of their fathers and the passions of their mothers, in the same sense that women have the bloods of their mothers and the passions of their fathers. We often find ourselves trapped in life when we fail to balance the two. The most unusual of men are those who are haunted by the warped bloods of their fathers and the untamed passions of their mothers. They become either the legends of the legends mankind lives to remember or they end up as the fools of their time,”

                                                         From   Disciples of Fortune

“Stubbornness is the bearer of disaster…”

                                                         From   Disciples of Fortune


“It is easier for an ambitious friend to become an enemy than for an enemy to become a friend. It is even easier to make friends than you can find people to trust as friends.”
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune

"The greatest sacrifice a man can make is the image of his soul."
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune

“True heroes and ideas never fall in the final sense of the word. They can only encounter temporary setbacks in their difficult journey to progress and success,”
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune

“Fear is a basic human instinct and an indicator of the gravity of a situation. It becomes an asset if it is effectively controlled. It becomes a weakness for a man if he lets it to prevail over him.”
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune

"A true businessperson should also be a true humanist who understands that he stands to gain the most in a world that is stable for those he deals with, even if they do not fare as well as he does."

                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune


“Home is supposed to be a place of security, the last resort of refuge.”
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune

“Lies and partial truths complicate life.”
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune

“Son, it is bad for a man to be condemned by his children, more so by the sons he cherishes.”
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune

“Nothing crushes the soul of a father more than the loss of the beloved son he failed to lavish his love on.”
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune

“Human ties are the greatest distorters of reality because they tend to conceal man’s worst selfish instincts."
                                                         From   Disciples of Fortune

“Expose human ties for what they really are and you are most likely to find the worst forms of betrayal staring back at you.”
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune

“...only the dreamers of a dream are capable of translating their dreams into worthy practical endeavors that are devoid of haunting errors. After all, they are the ones who carefully observed the link between their dreams and reality; they are the ones who worked consciously to blend them into one.”
                                                         From   Disciples of Fortune

“Ours is a world where some people are destined to triumph even in defeat, especially if they do not betray themselves.”
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune

“There are times in life when we need to allow a sad memory to run its course.”
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune


“A revolutionary who is out to defeat his enemies could use their weapons, but not their rules.”
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune

“No man can avoid doing the things he was made to do when the time comes for him to do them.”
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune

“Hope is soothing, but it can become deceptive if we cling to it as the last resort against reality.”
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune

“It is better for a realist to bend his will and ethics to accommodate a true friend, than it is for him to stick to his principles that may turn the friend into an adversary.”
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune

“The people are like an audience watching a drama. They have characters whose sides they chose even before the start of the show, but they know little or nothing about the people behind the stage―the manipulators.”
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune

"...We find our greatest peace when we embrace something that gives meaning to our lives. Often, it is love for somebody or something we can give up our lives for, or somebody or something that we are sure will never betray us. That love could be for a partner, for our offspring, for a country or for a belief..."
                                                          From  Disciples of Fortune

"…only the dreamers of a dream are capable of translating their dreams into worthy practical endeavors that are devoid of haunting errors. After all, they are the ones who carefully observed the link between their dreams and reality; they are the ones who worked consciously to blend them into one…"
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune

"…I don’t think there is anything more crushing to the soul of a father than the loss of the beloved son he failed to show his love to…"
                                                              From  Disciples of Fortune

"...History is the key to the unity of a people. Its nostalgia pulls them together. Its gloom separates them further. Its successes make them stronger.” 
                                                               From  Disciples of Fortune

“Hope is soothing, but it can become deceptive if we cling to it as the last resort against reality,”
                                                            From  Disciples of Fortune

The Romans construed Jesus Chris’s crucifixion as defeat, but what do we have today? Christianity triumphed. Jesus Christ never betrayed himself, he never betrayed his mission and he never corrupted the ideas that God wants us to live by.
                                                             From  Disciples of Fortune

“Survivors and prevailers are those who love themselves above failure and everything else except the abstract and mysterious.”
                                                             From  Disciples of Fortune

“A man who does not honor the company of his true friends will never see the light of true love."
                                                             From  Disciples of Fortune

“Time alone can nourish or erode our emotions.”
                                                             From  Disciples of Fortune

“…what else do we have to ensure our sanity except our love for something beyond ourselves―our love for our families, our love for our fatherland?”
                                                             From  Disciples of Fortune

 “What is there in this big wide world for a man to talk about with certainty besides his homeland, home and family?”
                                                             From  Disciples of Fortune


Take a stand that reflects the widest horizons of your soul if you don’t want to be a slave to external powers.
                                                             From  Disciples of Fortune

“Fear is a basic human instinct and an indicator of the gravity of a situation. It becomes an asset if it is effectively controlled. It becomes a weakness for a man if he lets it to prevail over him.”
                                                             From  Disciples of Fortune

"... Political realism is the way forward for any system that is genuinely for humanity or for the interest and advancement of its people."
                                                             From  Disciples of Fortune

“Hope is soothing, but it can become deceptive if we cling to it as the last resort against reality.”
                                                             From  Disciples of Fortune

“Most of our brains are out, but it is good what they did for themselves by leaving this country. They are Cameroon’s reserve for development, for the day that this country shall be free. Your late father was an intelligent man. He was even more than that. He was a sage. He once said to me that the intelligent Bamilekés are those who have sought a better future for themselves and for their families in British Cameroons. He was right. They have not been brainwashed as much as their francophone brothers have. If he were alive today, I am sure he would have judged that the intelligent Cameroonians are those who have sought refuge out of Cameroon.”
                                                             From  Disciples of Fortune

The Cameroonian soul is genuine. It is noble, and it embodies humanism.
                                                            From Disciples of Fortune

“The good shall prevail in the end, the truth shall be the rule and the Cameroonian soul shall be free,” Hans said in an emotion-choked voice, “However, we should never lose our heads; we should always be prepared to forgive all the repentant souls.”
                                                            From  Disciples of Fortune
   
True heroes don't fall. They only encounter temporary setbacks as they forge ahead towards progress."
                                                         From  Disciples of Fortune




                                

2 comments:

  1. Cameroon plays the dirtiest soccer in Africa!

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  2. I heard Boko Harum is making raids into Cameroon lately...anything on that?

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