Wise Quotes, Wisdom Sayings - Page 4
Wisdom, the intellectual ability to think and judge intelligently and wisely, is the antidote to ignorance, biases, prejudices and foolishness.
- Dr T.P.Chia
Before you diagnose yourself with depression or low self esteem – check that you’re not just surrounded by jerks.
It’s nice to be important, but its more important to be nice.
Don’t let the fear of striking out keep you away from playing the game.
The only difference between a sinner and a saint – the sinner got caught.
Why do we kill people who kill people to show people that killing people is wrong???
The more I know people … The more I respect animals.
I am stronger because of my hard times, wiser because of my mistakes, happier because of my experiences, and smarter because of my moments of confusion.
Stubborn people never forgive or forget, ignorant people forgive and forget, wise people forgive but never forget.
Never pass up a chance to say “I love you” to the people you care most about because we aren’t promised a tomorrow.
Make sure the facts are straight before you start drawing conclusions
If your words aren’t grounded in the truth, they will backfire.
Finish what is on your plate before you reach for another dish.
After you have figured out who you are, share yourself with the world.
Before you make a decision, be aware of how others see the picture.
People may doubt what you say but they always believe what you do.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart
Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist.
- George Carlin
Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time.
There are four things that you could not recover in life: the stone, after it was thrown; the word, after it’s said, the occasion, after it’s missed; the time…after it’s gone.
When men speak ill of thee, live so that nobody will believe them.
What makes a man a man is not his body size nor his age but his sense of reasoning and his ability to make the right decision.
When you have to make hard decision, flip a coin.
Why? Because when that coin is in air, you suddenly know what you’re hoping for.:)
When People Try Bringing You Down In Life, It’s Only Because You’re Above Them.
Don’t fear the barking dog, the quite one is the most dangerous.
An eye for eye only ends up making the whole world blind. (Mohandas Gandhi)
Don’t use a cannon to kill a mosquito.
Expecting The World To Be Fair To You Because You Have Been Good, Is Like Expecting A Bull Not To Charge At You Because Your A Vegetarian.
My conscious mind is a friend, forever growing with me. My sub- conscious mind is the stranger who teaches my friend who I am.
God always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where he thought a plant would grow.
Every king was once a crying baby & every great building was once a blueprint.
It’s not about where you are today, but about where you’ll reach tomorrow.
Too many people buy things they don’t need, with money they don’t have, to impress people they don’t like.
One who talks ill about a person to you does the same to others about you.
Opportunities slide away like clouds. (Prophet Mohammad (s))
“Best translator is one who translates somebody’s silence”
How can you discover new oceans, if you’re afraid to lose site of the shore.
Our greatest prayer is not for the thing we want badly but the for things we fear to lose.
If a tree wants to remain unbroken, it must learn to bend to the winds.
A wise man listens no matter how stupidly someone is talking.
The true test of inner strength is being prepared to stand alone.
A man who treats his woman as a princess is a proof that he has been born and raised in the arms of a Queen.
A person who thinks he knows everything can not learn anything new.
Two things define your personality, the way you manage things when you have nothing, and the way you behave when you have everything.
If you’re not going to risk one thing, you’ll never risk and gain anything.
Never wrestle with a pig- you both get dirty but the pig likes it.
I choose my emotion. I feel that which I allow myself to feel. I do not overindulge in that feeling or try to control it. I understand why I choose to feel it, and I feel it completely. And then I let it pass.
A wise man first thinks and then speaks and a fool speaks first and then thinks. (Imam Ali (A.S) )