Wise Quotes, Wisdom Sayings

Rich folks always talk hard times.
– Lillian Smith

If I were to say, ”God, why me?” about the bad things, then I should have said, ”God, why me?” about the good things that happened in my life.
– Arthur Ashe

It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.

The tendency to whining and complaining may be taken as the surest sign symptom of little souls and inferior intellects.
– Francis Jeffrey

A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
– Charles Darwin

If you do not express your own original ideas, if you do not listen to your own being, you will have betrayed yourself.
– Rollo May

By swallowing evil words unsaid, no one has ever harmed his stomach.
Winston Churchill

Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could only do a little.
Edmund Burke

When faith and hope fail, as they do sometimes, we must try charity, which is love in action. We must speculate no more on our duty, but simply do it. When we have done it, however blindly, perhaps Heaven will show us why.

When you dig another out of their troubles, you find a place to bury your own.

Where there is charity and wisdom, there is neither fear nor ignorance.
– St. Francis of Assisi

He who waits to do a great deal of good at once, will never do anything.
Samuel Johnson (1709-1784) British author.

The vicious count their years; virtuous, their acts.
Samuel Johnson

If I thought I was going to die tomorrow, I should nevertheless plant a tree today.
– Stephan Girard

Bread for myself is a material question. Bread for my neighbor is a spiritual one.
– Nicholas Berdyaev

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