Wise Quotes, Wisdom Sayings - Page 5
You can not change where you come from but you can change where you’re going.
Free yourself from negative people. Spend time with nice people who are smart, driven and like-minded. Relationships should help you, not hurt you. Surround yourself with people who reflect the person you want to be. Choose friends who you are proud to know, people you admire, who love and respect you – people who make your day a little brighter simply by being in it.
The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.
– William Arthur Ward
Someone who is intelligent learns from his mistakes…Someone who is wise learns from the mistakes of others…
Wisdom is not knowledge. Therefore it’s not knowing that 2+2=4, but how/why 2+2=4.
Never leave for tomorrow what you can do today.
Those who never lose, never learn.
Don’t try to please everyone, for in the end, you will please no one.
When you get up, don’t push someone down.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
When “you” change, everything else changes.
Good leaders aren’t always on top, sometimes they’re pushing from the bottom!
When on your high horse, please don’t trample on those who brought you to the stables.
Never make a mess you can’t clean.
Endless time is spent trying to figure others out, when deep down, you’re the one that needs discovering.
Before you diagnose yourself with depression or low self esteem – check that you’re not just surrounded by jerks.
Your destiny or fate is determined by your choices and actions. If you do not control and shape your destiny or fate, your future will be determined by what will happen.
– Dr T.P.Chia
“Sometimes good things have to fall apart in order for better things to fall together”
Intelligence counts a lot. But it is the personality that speaks first even before your mouth proves the power of your brain.
You owe yourself a favor – know what you should do and what you should not do.
– Dr T.P.Chia
Always go with the choice that scares you the most, because that’s the one that is going to require the most from you.
In order to have the rose , you must respect its thorns.
Wisdom is more than knowledge, intelligence and experience – it is the sum of good sense, understanding, insightful judgment and brilliant farsightedness.
– Dr T.P.Chia
You judge yourself by what you feel capable of doing, while others judge you by what you have already done.
Don’t let the fear of striking out keep you away from playing the game.
If you lend someone $20 and never see that person again, it was probably worth it.