Wise Quotes, Wisdom Sayings - Page 49
When the opinions of others do not matter you have truly mastered yourself.
First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win.
– Mahatma Gandhi
Two things a man need; to think and to act.
Respect can’t be found when you seek it for yourself, but when you give it to others, you will see that it will find its way back to you.
Never say you can’t if you haven’t tried it.
Beware of the unwise for they try to grow apples with peach seeds.
Know that the ones closest to us, who we love dearly, are also capable of inflicting the deepest ‘cut’ !
It is better to have and not need than to need and not have.
When you are good to others you are best to yourself.
Everything in life is relative – and I do mean everything. Some will always have more than you and you will always have more than someone else.
Being weird or different should only be defined by location. The next time you see someone weird or different, remember that you could pick them up and put them somewhere else on the earth and they would be considered normal – AND you might be considered weird or different.
The drum beat and music of the west, may differ from those of the east, so is it with the north and west, but they portray the same message.
Indecision is the starting point of life of misery.
Everyone may claim to love the king by the praises offered to him in his presence, try to find out what they say behind closed doors, that determine his true friends
It’s not how fast you did something, it’s how well you did it.
The more things change, the more they stay the same.
What you give, you get.
To think too long about doing a thing often becomes its undoing.
Today you look back and say you were so stupid!
Tomorrow you will look back and regret everything again.
Don’t make knots, that you can’t untie.
Deception is never the problem. It’s the fact you let yourself be deceived.
Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which has the potential to turn a life around.
A man is not wise for the wise words he speaks. A man is wise for the wise words he acts upon.
It is easier to be wise for others than for ourselves. Consider how easier it is to have knowledge of what someone else should have done instead of that which they did?
The players may change but the game always remain the same!
Being smart is knowing when to talk, being intelligent is knowing what to talk about, and being wise is knowing who in the crowd needs to hear it the most.
Before you point at some one to judge remember you still have three fingers pointing back at yourself.
To get to nowhere, follow the crowd.
It is better to be criticized by a wise man, rather than being praised by a fool.