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Class book  6th English

‘It rains, because there are some good people in that place, but it benefits every one who lives there’
Avvaiyar

The most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched, but Just felt in the heart.
Helen Keller

They took away what should have been my eyes,
(But I remembered Milton’s Poradise).
They took away what should have been my ears,
(Beethoven came and wiped away my tears).
They took away what should have been my tongue,
(But I had talked with God when I was young).
He would not let them take away my soul –
Possessing that, I still possess the whole.
Helen Keller

I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.
Helen Keller

John Mitton: a great English poet who could not see
Beethoven: a famous German music composer who could not hear

‘success is not something to wait for;
it is something to work for.’
Jessica Cox

Jessica Cox was born without arms. This American girl is the first pilot licensed to fly, using only her feet! She can even drive a car! She can swim and write as good as anyone with arms. She is also good at martial arts.

‘I may have been affected by polio, but education has helped me to realize my dreams.’
Rajalakshmi.

Rajalakshmi was struck by polio at the age of five. She has won many medals for her achievements in athletics. Rajalakshmi from Usilampatti in Madurai District.

Class book  7th English

“Owning things is Human, Sharing them is divine”
Oscar wilde

“Man is born free but is everywhere in chains”
Jean Jacques Rousseau

Class book  8th English

The highest result of education is tolerance
Helen Keller

The Squirrel said to the mountain,
“If I can’t carry forest on my back, Neither can you crack a nut!”
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Class book  9th English

“Many of life’s failures are experienced by people who did not realise how close they were to success when they gave up”
Edison

What is learned with Pleasure,
Is truly learned in full measure.
Khalil Gibran

‘She left India as a student, but she would see the nation of her birth, all of it, from hundreds of miles above’
George W. Bush about Kalpana chawla

The legacy you leave is the one you live
Abraham Lincoin

“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Class book  10th English

“I want to give my kids just enough so that they would feel that they could do anything, but not so much that they would feel like doing nothing”.
Warren Edward Buffett

Such as thy words are, such will thin affections be esteemed; and such as thin affections, will be thy deeds; and such as thy deeds will be thy life
Socrates

Class book  11th English

‘The heights by great men reached and kept
were not attained by studden flight,
But they, while their companions slept,
were toiling upward in the night’
H W Longfellow

“That’s one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind”
Neil Armstrong

Under the wide and starry sky,
Dig the grave and let me lie.
R L Stevenson

“I was not born for one corner, The whole world is my native land”
Seneca the Philosopher

Success does not mean the absence of failures.
It means the attainment of ultimate objectives.
It means winning the war, not every battle.
Edwin C Bliss

“Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life – think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success”.
Swami Vivekananda

“One should lift oneself by one’s own efforts and should not degrade oneself; for one’s own self is one’s friend, and one’s own self is
one’s enemy”.
Bhagavad Gita

“Envy is ignorance and imitation is suicide”.
Emerson

“Count your blessings, not your troubles”
Dale Carnegie

Class book  12th English

Who said, ‘Frailty, thy name is woman’?
M K Gandhi

O woman! Lovely woman!
Nature made thee to temper man;
we had been brutes without you.
Angels are painted fair to look like you;
there is in you all that we believe of heaven –
amazing brightness, purity and truth,
eternal joy and everlasting love.
Otway

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The first step in the.road to success, according to Edwin C Bliss, is to
(A) believe that success is not a bed of roses
(B) steer clear of pitfalls
(C) set yourself clear goals
(D) start devoting time and energy

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Identify the author who uttered the following sentence :
“Man is born free but is everywhere in chains”.
(A) Rabindranath Tagore
(B) Jawaharlal Nehru
(C) Berton Braley
(D) Jean Jacques Rousseau

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——said, “Don’t let anyone tell you ‘You can’t do it!’ ”
(A) Rakesh Sharma
 (B) Sunita Williams
(C) Kalpana Chawla
(D) Buzz Aldrin

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“The duty to Yourself is two fold”, said
(A) Rabindranath Tagore
(B) Viswanathan Anand
(C) Gopala Krishna Gokhale
(D) Subash Chandra Bose

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“Envy is ignorance and imitation is suicide”
The above are the words of
(A) Abraham Lincoln
(B) Rajaji
(C) Nelson Mandela
(D) Emerson

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“I was not born for one corner, the whole world is my native land”.
Who said this?
(A) Portia
(B) Kesavan Nair
(C) Kalpana Chawla
(D) Mrs. Hendorson

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“To call woman the weaker sex is a libel;
It is man’s injustice to woman”.
Who said these words about women?
(A) Rabindranath Tagore
(B) Vallabhai Patel
(C) Mahatma Gandhi
(D) Dr. Abdul Kalam

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The squirrel said to the mountain,
“If I can’t carry forests on my back,
Neither can you crack a nut”.
Whose quotes are these?
(A) Ralph Waldo Emerson
(C) RK. Narayan
(D) Laugh and Be Merry
(D) Dhan Gopal Mukherji

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“…… the journey matters as much as the goal. Listen to the sounds of nature….. Take good
care our fragile planet”.
These are the words of
(A) Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
(B) Rakesh Sharma
(C) Kalpana Chawla
(D) Famida Y. Basheer

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Who said the following line?
“Man is born free but is everywhere in chains”.
(A) Rabindranath Tagore
(B) Rousseau
(C) Subash Chandra Bose
(D) Abraham Lincoln

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“Such as thy words are such will thine affections be esteemed”.
Who said this? ·
(A) Socrates
(B) Nelson Mandela
(C) Messiaen
(D) William Shakespeare

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Identify the personality who Uttered the following:
“Man is born free but is everywhere in chains”.
(A) Gopala Krishna Gokhale
(B) Abdul Kalam
(C) Jean Jacques Rousseau
(D) Rabindranath Tagore

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Who said the line?
“The highest result of education is tolerance”
(A) Mother Therasa
(B) Gandhiji
(C) Helen Keller
(D) Indhra Gandhi

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Who said these lines :
“Under the Wide and Starry Sky,·
Dig the grave and led me lie”.
(A) Francis’ Bacon
(B) John Keats
(C) Ben Johnson
(D) R. L. Stevenson

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“Envy is ignorance and Imitation is suicide”
Who said this?
(A) Gandhiji
(B) R.K. Narayan .
(C) Emerson
(D) Nehru

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Who said these following lines :
“Success does not mean the absence of failures
It means the attainment of ultimate objectives
It means winning the war, not every battle”.
(A) Edwin C. Bliss
(B) Dale Corneige
(C) Daniel Kahneman
(D) Spencer Johnson

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Who said ‘Under the wide and starry sky Dig the grave and let me lie’?
(A) Jane Austin
(B) Ben Johnson
(C) R L Stevenson
(D) Francia Bacon

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Who said the following
“That’s one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind”
(A) Kalpana Chawla
(B) HW Longfellow
(C) Neil Armstrong
(D) Jawaharlal Nehru

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Who said this?
“I would sweep them out of existence if I had the power”
(A) Indira Gandhi
(B) Mahatma Gandhi
(C) Rajiv Gandhi
(D) Nethaji Subash Chandra Bose

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“The highest result of education is tolerance” – Identify the speaker.
(A) Annie Louisa Walker
(B) Indra Gandhi
(C) Helen Keller
(D) Sarojini Naidu

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Choose the correct person, who uttered the following sentence, selecting from the options given below :
“The highest result of education is tolerance”.
(A) Rabindranath Tagore·
(B) Swami Vivekananda
(C) Helen Keller
(D) Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

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“Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life – think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success”
These are the words of——-
(A) Nehru
(B) Dale Carnege
(C) Swami Vivekananda
(D) Napolean

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“That is one small step for a man,
One giant leap for mankind”
Whose words are these? Find out from the options given below?
(A) Kalpana Chawla
(B) Neil Armstrong
(C) Sunitha Williams
(D) Rakesh Sharma

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“Envy is ignorance and imitation is suicide!” Who said this?
(A) Shakespeare
(B) Tagore
(C) Emerson
(D) Gandhiji

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“Success does not mean the absence of failures
It means winning the war, not every battle” is a famous quote by
(A) Mahatma Gandhi
(B) Edwin C. Bliss
(C) Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam
(D) H.W. Longfellow

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“The highest result of education is tolerance”. Who made this statement?
(A) Rabindranath Tagore
(B) A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
(C) Helen Keller
(D) Oscar Wilde

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“Man is born free but is everywhere in chains”. Who made this famous statement?
(A) Voltaire
(B) Jacques Rousseau
(C) Descartes
(D) Napoleon

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Who told the following statement?
“Tolerance is the highest result of education”.
(A) Dr. Abdul Kalam
(B) Mahatma Gandhi
(C) Helen Keller
(D) Subash Chandra Bose

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“Envy is ignorance and imitation is suicide”.
These are the words of
(A) Robert Frost
(B) Khalil Gibran
(C) F. Joanna
(D) Ralph Waldo Emerson

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“Take up one idea. Make that one_ idea your life-think of it, live on that ·idea. Let the brain, muscles, every part of your body, be full of that idea …. “. This is said by——
(A) Swamy Chachudananda
(B) Swamy Premanand
(C) Swamy Kirubananda
(D) Swamy Vivekananda

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“Take up one idea, Make that one idea your life-think of it dream of it, line on that idea. Let the brain muscles every part of your body, be full of that idea and leave every other idea alone”. This is the way to success.
Who said the above?
(A) Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kala.m
(B) Subhash Chandra Bose
(C) Swami Vivekananda
(D) Gopala Krishna Gokhalc

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Fill in the blank with the correct answer from the following options.
“The Story of My Life” is the autobiography of ——
(A) Albert Einstein
(B) Winston Churchill
(C) Annie Besant
(D) Helen Keller

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“Envy is ignorance and imitation is suicide”.
Who said this?
(A) Emerson
(C) Swami Vivekananda
(B) Gandhiji
(D) Dr. AP.J. Abdul Kalam

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Identify the personality who uttered the following.
“Take up one idea. Make the one idea your life – think of it, dream of it, live on that idea success”
(A) Mahatma Gandhi
(B) Douglas Malloch .
(C) Swami Vivekananda
(D) Norman Nicholson

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“Envy is ignorance and imitation is suicide”? who said this?
(A) Emerson
(B) E.M.’Forster
(C) Anton Chekhov
(D) Oscar Wilde

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Success is not something to wait for; it is something to work for
Whose words are these?
(A) Jessica Cox
(B) Anne Sullivan
(C) Hellen Keller
(D) Ruskin Bond

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“Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested;” – Identify the author
(A) E.M. Forster
(B) Francis Bacon
(C) Ben Johnson
(D) Jane Austine

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“Success does not mean the absence of failures
…………………………………..
It means winning the war, not every battle”
It is a famous quote of
(A) Swamy Viyekananda
(B) A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
(C) Edwin C. Bliss
(D) Gandhiji

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“Envy is ignorance and imitation is suicide”.
it is a message from
(A) Abdul Kalam
(B) Emerson
(C) Harold Abbot
(D) Dale Carnegie

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“Again, it was in my subconscious mind that I wanted to play for India”. Who said?
(A) Kris Srikkanth
(B) Sachin Tendulkar
(C) Kapil Dev
(D) Ravi Shastri