Wise Quotes, Wisdom Sayings

The wind cannot shake a mountain. Neither praise nor blame moves the wise man.

If you can’t see yourself working with someone for life, don’t work with them for a day.
Naval Ravikant

Let us draw a lesson from nature, which always works by short ways. When the fruit is ripe, it falls.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

One must shy away from questionable undertakings, even when they bear a high-sounding name.
Albert Einstein

The greatest wisdom consists in knowing one’s own follies.
– Madeleine De Souvre Sable

Easy paths, crowded destinations.
– Scott Belsky

In this modern age, being able to stay focused on one thing for an extended period of time is what will separate you from the rest.
Maxime Lagacé

Which is worth more, a crowd of thousands, or your own genuine solitude? Freedom, or power over an entire nation? A little while alone in your room will prove more valuable than anything else that could ever be given you.

This is an era of universal hyperbole. Every day delivers a new banality disguised as an emergency. Distrust your first reactions. Begin with the assumption that you are overreacting. Conserve your emotional energies for your real concerns.

I accept everyone as a friend. In truth, we already know one another, profoundly, as human beings who share the same basic goals: We all seek happiness and do not want suffering.
Dalai Lama

As one grows older, one becomes wiser and more foolish.
François de La Rochefoucauld

Wisdom and deep intelligence require an honest appreciation of mystery.
– Thomas Moore

Wisely and slow; they stumble that run fast.
William Shakespeare

True wisdom listens more, talks less and can get along with all types of people.
– Kiana Tom

The mind is a superb instrument if used rightly. Used wrongly, however, it becomes very destructive.
Eckhart Tolle

Choose the non-emotional response to any given situation and see how much easier your life becomes.
Naval Ravikant

Cast out pride and vanity; have no thought of trying to rule over others or of outdoing them.
– Wallace D. Wattles

Blaming other people for things that are going wrong guarantees your continued misery.
– Justin Kan

Mixing one’s wines may be a mistake, but old and new wisdom mix admirably.
– Bertolt Brecht

Irrigators channel waters; fletchers straighten arrows; carpenters bend wood; the wise master themselves.

Turn off the news. Delay the unessential. Reduce your appointments. Slow down. Break tasks into small portions. Seek help. Focus on little pleasures. Count your blessings. Sleep. Drink more water. Take a walk. Breathe deeply. Sit quietly and let every muscle relax.
– Thibaut

If there is no price to be paid, it is also not of value.
Albert Einstein

Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
Albert Einstein

Don’t listen to the person who has the answers; listen to the person who has the questions.
Albert Einstein

If you want different results, do not do the same things.
Albert Einstein

We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.
Alan Watts

Things that matter most must never be at the mercy of things that matter least.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

If you’re feeling helpless, help someone.
– Aung San Suu Kyi

You can disagree without saying anything. Not needing to win trivial arguments saves you time, energy, and friends.
Shane Parrish

Chess masters know that to win you have to avoid losing. The first thing they do after an opponent make a moves isn’t to think about strategy or winning but rather to ask them self: what’s the threat? Avoid stupidity before seeking brilliance.
Shane Parrish

Wisdom is earned, not given. When other people give us the answer, it belongs to them and not us. While we might achieve the outcome we desire, it comes from dependence, not insight. Instead of thinking for ourselves, we’re dependent on the insight of others.
Shane Parrish

If you want to own your wisdom, thinking is something you have to do by yourself.
Shane Parrish

Embrace the hard questions. Be wary of the easy answers.

Man thinks he knows the minds of others when he hardly knows his own.

Don’t let your mind bully your body.

Hating your body will never get you as far as loving it will.

I’d rather be strong and happy than be what society thinks is thin and perfect and be miserable.

Leader follows his ideology, Leader does not follow his relatives and friends.
Imran Khan

There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.
– Edith Wharton

World is full of nice people,if u cannot find one be one !
Chetan Bhagat

Work hard, but make time for you love, family and friends. Nobody remembers powerpoint presentations on your final day
Chetan Bhagat

People argue less on a full stomach.
Chetan Bhagat

For once you taste failure, you have no fear. You can take risks more easily. Then You don’t want to snuggle in your comfort zone anymore-you are ready to fly.
Chetan Bhagat

If it is too good to be true, it probably is too good to be true.
Chetan Bhagat

Don’t just have career or academic goals. Set goals to give you a balanced, successful life. I use the word balanced before successful. Balanced means ensuring your health, relationships, mental peace are all in good order.
Chetan Bhagat

You only need the light when it is burning low Only miss the sun when it starts to snow. How?
Chetan Bhagat

Love yourself first, and then others.
Chetan Bhagat

The world’s most sensible person and the biggest idiot both stay within us. The worst part is, you can’t even tell who is who.
Chetan Bhagat

If someone tells me they skied all day and never fell down, I tell them to find another mountain.
Michael Bloomberg

If you want to do something for your children and show how much you love them, the single best thing-by far-is to support organizations that will create a better world for them and their children.
Michael Bloomberg

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