Wise Quotes, Wisdom Sayings - Page 48
Yesterday I was intelligent, so I tried to change the world but today I am wise, so I’m trying to change myself.
He is best secure from dangers who is on his guard even when he seems safe.
- Publilius Syrus
A straight tree is cut first.
A person who thinks he knows everything can not learn anything new.
A strong man stands up for himself, a stronger man stands up for others.
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Do you want to give your words power?…Mean them!
He who speaks for him self is a strong man, but he who speaks for others is a man of pride and respect.
Neither casts nor names or designation make a man respectable, but the thing that makes a man respectable is his character and the implementation of what positive he thinks and says.
The wiser a man is, the less talkative will he be.
- Imam Ali
Wisdom is knowledge in motion.
The rich man’s grave is not richer than that of the poor man.
Quiet people hear everything.
Loud people are too loud to hear anyone but themselves.
You can plan a pretty picnic, but you can’t predict the weather.
In the eye, even a piece of hair is big.
He who lives by the sword dies by the sword, there is always someone stronger than you.
True rich are those who enjoy what they have.
When you’re in the middle of an argument: Sometimes it is better to be quiet than to prolong the argument even when you know you have a point and other person refuses to listen. Let it pass for there is always a time when that person would be in the same position you were in.
One’s trash is another one’s treasure!
Rome wasn’t built in a day. Just as people don’t succeed with just desire.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about the things that matter.
- Martin Luther King Jr.
To be good with those who are good to you, will not make you good, to be nice and kind to those who are nice and kind to you will not make you nice and kind either.
Real compassion is when it is least expected.
Maturity is when you know that you are immature.
There is nothing wrong in being a baby, but there is everything wrong to remain a baby.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.