Wise Quotes, Wisdom Sayings
One of the most beautiful gifts in the world is the gift of encouragement. When someone encourages you, that person helps you over a threshold you might otherwise never have crossed on your own.
– John O’Donohue
If one dream should fall and break into a thousand pieces,never be afraid to pick one of those pieces up and begin again.
– Flavia Weedn
This haven is for all who do not mind a word of encouragement.
It’s for those who choose to live their lives building and not destroying.
Your life influences someone.
If you are a leader, you should never forget that everyone needs encouragement. And everyone who receives it – young or old, successful or less-than-successful, unknown or famous – is changed by it.
– John C. Maxwell
A responsive audience is the best encouragement an actor can have.
– Al Jolson
If we’re going to bring out the best in people, we, too, need to sow seeds of encouragement.
– Joel Osteen
A word of encouragement from a teacher to a child can change a life. A word of encouragement from a spouse can save a marriage. A word of encouragement from a leader can inspire a person to reach her potential.
– John C. Maxwell
Nine tenths of education is encouragement.
– Anatole France
Words are singularly the most powerful force available to humanity. We can choose to use this force constructively with words of encouragement, or destructively using words of despair. Words have energy and power with the ability to help, to heal, to hinder, to hurt, to harm, to humiliate and to humble.
– Yehuda Berg
Instruction does much, but encouragement everything.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Our chief want is someone who will inspire us to be what we know we could be.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
A cousin is someone whose smile helps when the roads are rough and long.
Nothing in this world is good or bad. Our thinking makes it so. A knife is good when a surgeon uses it to save a life & bad when a terrorist uses it to kill.
Boys come and go, but a man will stay. It takes wisdom to distinguish that man from a crowd of boys.
Without ethics, man has no future. This is to say, mankind without them cannot be itself. Ethics determine choices and actions and suggest difficult priorities.
– John Berger
Ethics is knowing the difference between what you have a right to do and what is right to do.
– Potter Stewart
A man without ethics is a wild beast loosed upon this world.
– Albert Camus
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
– Baltasar Gracian
He is not wise to me who is wise in words only, but he who is wise in deeds.
– St. Gregory
I do not believe in immortality of the individual, and I consider ethics to be an exclusively human concern with no superhuman authority behind it.
– Albert Einstein