“Moral indignation is jealousy with a halo.” ― H.G. Wells

Topic: Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; 7. What does this quote means to you? (150 words) “Moral indignation is jealousy with a halo.” ― H.G. Wells Difficulty level: Tough Why the question: The question is part of the static syllabus of General studies paper – 4 …

“Be content with what you have, rejoice in the way things are. When you realize there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you.” ― Lao Tzu

Topic: Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; 7. What does this quote means to you? (150 words) “Be content with what you have, rejoice in the way things are. When you realize there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you.” ― Lao Tzu Difficulty level: …

“Virtue lies in our power, and similarly so does vice; because where it is in our power to act, it is also in our power not to act…” ― Aristotle.

Topic: Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; 7. What does this quote means to you? (150 words) “Virtue lies in our power, and similarly so does vice; because where it is in our power to act, it is also in our power not to act…” ― Aristotle. …

“Reason shows me that if my happiness is desirable and good, the equal happiness of any other person must be equally desirable”― Henry Sidgwick

Topic: Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; 6. What does this quote means to you? (150 words) “Reason shows me that if my happiness is desirable and good, the equal happiness of any other person must be equally desirable”― Henry Sidgwick Difficulty level: Moderate Why the …

“The secret of happiness, you see, is not found in seeking more, but in developing the capacity to enjoy less.” ― Socrates

Topic: Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; 7.  What does this quote means to you? (150 words) “The secret of happiness, you see, is not found in seeking more, but in developing the capacity to enjoy less.” ― Socrates Difficulty level: Moderate Why the question: The question …

“A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.” ― John Stuart Mill

Topic: Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; 6. What does this quote means to you? (150 words) “A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.” ― …

“Facts are many, but the truth is one” – Rabindranath Tagore

Topic : Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; 6. What does this quote means to you? (150 words) “Facts are many, but the truth is one” – Rabindranath Tagore Difficulty level: Moderate Why the question: The question is part of the static syllabus of General studies …

“In civilized life, law floats in a sea of ethics”. – Earl Warren.

Topic: Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; 6. What does this quote means to you? (150 words) “In civilized life, law floats in a sea of ethics”. – Earl Warren. Difficulty level: Difficult. Why the question: The question is part of the static syllabus of General …

[MISSION 2022] Insights SECURE 2022 : Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 6 April 2022

  Click on EACH question to post/upload you answers. How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  MISSION – 2022: YEARLONG TIMETABLE Join IPM 4.0 to get an assured review of 2 secure answers everyday   General Studies – 1 Topic: Social empowerment, communalism, regionalism & secularism.   1. Critically examine the limitations of …

[MISSION 2022] Insights SECURE 2022 : Daily UPSC Mains Answer Writing Practice: 30 March 2022

  Click on EACH question to post/upload you answers. How to Follow Secure Initiative? How to Self-evaluate your answer?  MISSION – 2022: YEARLONG TIMETABLE Join IPM 4.0 to get an assured review of 2 secure answers everyday   General Studies – 1   Topic: urbanization, their problems and their remedies 1. Along with urbanization, the unpleasant …

What does this quote means to you? (150 words) “Morality cannot be legislated, but behavior can be regulated. Judicial decrees may not change the heart, but they can restrain the heartless.” Martin Luther King, Jr.

Topic: Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; 7. What does this quote means to you? (150 words) “Morality cannot be legislated, but behavior can be regulated. Judicial decrees may not change the heart, but they can restrain the heartless.” Martin Luther King, Jr. Difficulty level: Tough …

What does this quote means to you? (150 words) “If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.” ― Dalai Lama

Topic: Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; 6. What does this quote means to you? (150 words) “If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.” ― Dalai Lama Difficulty level: Moderate Why the question: The question is …

What does this quote means to you? (150 words) “We are like chameleons, we take our hue and the colour of our moral character, from those who are around us.” ― John Locke

Topic:  Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; 7. What does this quote means to you? (150 words) “We are like chameleons, we take our hue and the colour of our moral character, from those who are around us.” ― John Locke Difficulty level: Moderate Why the …

“Without man and his potential for moral progress, the whole of reality would be a mere wilderness, a thing in vain, and have no final purpose.” ― Immanuel Kant.

Topic: Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; 7. What does this quote means to you? (150 words) “Without man and his potential for moral progress, the whole of reality would be a mere wilderness, a thing in vain, and have no final purpose.” ― Immanuel Kant. Difficulty …

“It is compassion, the most gracious of virtues, which moves the world.” ― Tiruvalluvar

Topic: Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; 6. What does this quote means to you? (150 words) “It is compassion, the most gracious of virtues, which moves the world.” ― Tiruvalluvar Difficulty level: Moderate Why the question: The question is part of the static syllabus of General …

“The path of social reform like the path to heaven at any rate in India, is strewn with many difficulties. Social reform in India has few friends and many critics.” ― Dr. B. R. Ambedkar

Topic: Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; 7. What does this quote means to you? (150 words) “The path of social reform like the path to heaven at any rate in India, is strewn with many difficulties. Social reform in India has few friends and many …

“Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will find a way around the laws”  – Plato

Topic: Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; 6. What does this quote means to you? (150 words) “Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will find a way around the laws”  – Plato Difficulty level: Moderate Why the question: …

“Without facts you cannot have the truth, without truth you cannot have trust and without any of these things you cannot have a functioning democracy” – Maria Ressa

Topic: Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; 7. What does this quote means to you? (150 words) “Without facts you cannot have the truth, without truth you cannot have trust and without any of these things you cannot have a functioning democracy” – Maria Ressa Difficulty level: …

“One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors”  – Plato

Topic:  Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; 7. What does this quote means to you? (150 words) “One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors”  – Plato Difficulty level: Moderate Why the question: The …

“The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing”. How relevant is this quote with respect to the recent happenings in Afghanistan?

Topic:  Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; 6.  “The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing”. How relevant is this quote with respect to the recent happenings in Afghanistan? (150 words) Difficulty level: Easy Why the question: The …