Earth weights 5,972,000,000,000,000,000,000 tons.
"Almost" is the longest world in the English language with all the letters in alphabetical order.
Slugs have 4 noses.
The average lead pencil can draw a line that is almost 35 miles long or you can write almost 50,000 words in English with just one pencil.
The only 2 animals that can see behind itself without turning its head are the rabbit and the parrot.
Th blue whale is the largest animal on earth. The heart of the blue whale is as big as a car, and its tongue is as long as an elephant.
A rat can last longer without water than a camel can.
Sanskrit is considered as the mother of all higher languages. This is because it is the most precise, and therefore suitable language for computer software. (a report in forbes magazine, July 1987).
An ostrich can run 43 miles per hour (70 kilometers per hour).
Camels can spit.
Chess was invented in India.
Dolphin sleep with one eye open.
An elephant can smell water three miles away.
The largest employer in the world is the Indian railway system, employing over a million people.
Turtles have no teeth.
An ostrich's eye is bigger than its brain.
A snail can sleep for 3 years.
The original name for the butterfly was ‘flutterby'
Queen ants can live to be 30 years old.
A dolphin can hold its breath for 5 to 8 minutes at a time.
The ‘place value system' and the ‘decimal system’ were developed in 100 BC in India.
Like fingerprints, everyone's tongue print is different.
Sharks are immune to disease i.e. they do not suffer from any Disease.
Pigs are the fourth most intelligent animal in the world.
Camels have three eyelids to protect themselves from blowing sand.
Dolphins can swim 37 miles per hour (60 kilometers per hour).
More than 1,000 different languages are spoken on the continent of Africa.
Ants don't sleep.
India has the most post offices in the world !
A duck's quack doesn't echo anywhere.
The number system was invented by India. Aryabhatta was the scientist who invented the digit zero.
Ayurveda is the earliest school of medicine known to mankind. The father of medicine, Charaka, consolidated Ayurveda 2500 year ago.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence. ~Robert Frost
Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself. ~John Dewey
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child. ~George Santayana
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it. ~Aristotle
"A literary genius, it is said, resembles all, though no one resembles him."
Whatever we put our attention on will grow stronger in our life.
Education should be exercise; it has become massage. ~Martin H. Fischer
Past is experience, Present is experiment and Future is expectation. Use your experience in your experiments to achieve your expectations. -Swami Vivekananda
"A literary genius, it is said, resembles all, though no one resembles him." - S. Radhakrisnan
Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another. ~G.K. Chesterton
He who opens a school door, closes a prison. ~Victor Hugo
Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school. ~Albert Einstein
An educational system isn't worth a great deal if it teaches young people how to make a living but doesn't teach them how to make a life.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem. Jiddu Krishnamurti
Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves. ~Abbé Dimnet, Art of Thinking, 1928
Education is the movement from darkness to light. ~Allan Bloom
Why should society feel responsible only for the education of children, and not for the education of all adults of every age? ~Erich Fromm
Too often we give children answers to remember rather than problems to solve. ~Roger Lewin
When a subject becomes totally obsolete we make it a required course. ~Peter Drucker
Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance. ~Will Durant
Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know. ~Daniel J. Boorstin