Cool & Famous Quotes - Quotes and sayings about tag  wisdom

Quotes and sayings about tag  wisdom

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Sometimes one likes foolish people for their folly, better than wise people for their wisdom.

Elizabeth Gaskell

More people would learn from their mistakes if they weren't so busy denying them

Harold J. Smith

Sanity calms, but madness is more interesting.

John Russell

Always forgive, but never forget, else you will be a prisoner of your own hatred, and doomed to repeat your mistakes forever.

Wil Zeus

Sometimes, if you stand on the bottom rail of a bridge and lean over to watch the river slipping slowly away beneath you, you will suddenly know everything there is to be known.

A.A. Milne

All sacrifice and suffering is redemptive. It is used to either teach the individual or to help others. Nothing is by chance.

A.J. Russell

The best index to a person's character is how he treats people who can't do him any good, and how he treats people who can't fight back.

Abigail Van Buren

We need not take refuge in supernatural gods to explain our saints and sages and heroes and statesmen, as if to explain our disbelief that mere unaided human beings could be that good or wise.

Abraham H. Maslow

No man is poor who has a Godly mother.

Abraham Lincoln

I have come to the conclusion never again to think of marrying, and for this reason, I can never be satisfied with anyone who would be blockhead enough to have me.

Abraham Lincoln

We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.

Alan W. Watts

I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.

Albert Einstein

Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.

Alfred Tennyson

Don't believe everything you think. Thoughts are just that - thoughts.

Allan Lokos

I don’t think man was meant to attain happiness so easily. Happiness is like those palaces in fairy tales whose gates are guarded by dragons: we must fight in order to conquer it.

Alexandre Dumas

A bird is safe in its nest - but that is not what its wings are made for.

Amit Ray

It’s never overreacting to ask for what you want and need.

Amy Poehler

And the fox said to the little prince: men have forgotten this truth, but you must not forget it. You become responsible, forever, for what you have tamed.

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Wisdom.... comes not from age, but from education and learning.

Anton Chekhov

Sometimes it's not enough to know what things mean, sometimes you have to know what things don't mean.

Bob Dylan

Always choose the future over the past. What do we do now?

Brian Tracy

I would rather carry around a plastic bag with five thousand Euro inside, than carry around a Louis Vuitton/Gucci/Prada bag with only one hundred Euro inside!

C. JoyBell C.

Time flows away like the water in the river.

Confucius

The Master said, A true teacher is one who, keeping the past alive, is also able to understand the present.(Analects 2.11)

Confucius

By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.

Confucius

Never forget that justice is what love looks like in public.

Cornel West

Books loved anyone who opened them, they gave you secruity and friendship and didn't ask for anything in return; they never went away, never, not even when you treated them badly.

Cornelia Funke

A man convinced against his will Is of the same opinion still

Dale Carnegie

Be wiser than other people if you can; but do not tell them so.

Dale Carnegie

Where are you? HereWhat time is it? NowWhat are you? This moment.

Dan Millman

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