Wise Quotes, Wisdom Sayings - Page 52
A celebrity is a person who works hard all his life to become well known, then wears dark glasses to avoid being recognized.
– Fred Allen
An excuse is usually a lie intended to sound like a reason.
Lost time is never found again.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as than being unwilling to learn.
In response to #2 by Rocco:
The truth is, if you lose to an old man, you really can’t be blamed, because you were out- classed to begin with!
People who constantly live to bring you down, are the ones who envy you secretly.
You judge yourself by what you feel capable of doing, while others judge you by what you have already done.
Everyone in this world is selfish, the only difference is that who is LESS!
When people get hurt they learn to hate, when people hurt others they become hated and are racked with guilt… But knowing pain allows people to be kind… Pain allows people to grow and how you grow it up to you, you know pain, you think about it and the answer to find it is up to you.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
When an adult trips, he turns to watch what caused it; when a minor trips, he turns to watch who is around.
Results are awarded, not the efforts.
Its useless chatter, to flatter, he who does not matter. Granny Eyes says “Don’t stress, trying to impress, the meaningless”.
Love what you got while you’ve got it.
The world paves way for a man who knows where he’s going.
If you know yourself very well, you are one of the luckiest people in the world.
You got to respect yourself for other to respect you.
Never be afraid to try something new. Remember amateurs built the ark and it survived the great storm and also professionals built the titanic and sank in the ocean.
People do not seem to realize that something is important to them until they feel that there is a chance they could lose it.
There are two kinds of people in the world. The talented and those who make a living off of that talent.
Temptations will come: But don’t ever offer the Devil a ride – cos he will always want to drive.
If people talk about you, that’s interesting. If people talk to you that’s important. If people do neither that’s sad.
Don’t cry over spilled milk.
If you lie with dogs you’re bound to get fleas.
It’s better to have 5 lions than a 1000 sheep, or the eagle hunts alone but the vultures hunt together.
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.
Be like the flower that gives its fragrance to even the hand that crushes it.