Wisdom Quotes

Eino Leino Quote: The one who understands won’t condemn.
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When you are tough on yourself, life is going to be infinitely easier on you.

Zig Ziglar

Let us not look back in anger, nor forward in fear, but around in awareness. 

James Thurber

In the presence of eternity, the mountains are as transient as the clouds. 

Robert Green Ingersoll

To live a pure unselfish life, one must count nothing as one's own in the midst of abundance.


Time ripens all things. No man is born wise.

Miguel de Cervantes

If you shut the door to all errors, truth will be shut out.

Rabindranath Tagore

Time is the coin of your life. It is the only coin you have, and only you can determine how it will be spent. Be careful lest you let other people spend it for you.

Carl Sandburg

I have to put up with two or three caterpillars if I want to know butterflies.

Antoine de Saint-Exupery

When we turn to one another for counsel we reduce the number of our enemies.

Khalil Gibran

One may demand of me that I should seek truth, but not that I should find it.

Denis Diderot

A generation which ignores history has no past, and no future.

Robert A. Heinlein

It is not enough to know what is good: you must be able to do it.

George Bernard Shaw

There is no smooth road into the future: but we go round, or scramble over the obstacles.

D. H. Lawrence

It is the unknown we fear when we look upon death and darkness, nothing more.

J. K. Rowling

Wisdom never dies. We all need it, no matter how young or old we are. There is always room for beautiful thoughts in our minds.

Daniel Seker

We find comfort among those who agree with us - growth among those who don't.

Frank A. Clark

Everything comes in time to him who knows how to wait.

Leo Tolstoy

A grain of gold will gild a great surface, but not so much as a grain of wisdom.

Henry David Thoreau

Observe all men; thy self most.

Benjamin Franklin

We must never be afraid to go too far, for truth lies beyond.

Marcel Proust

The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without work.

Emile Zola

A sledgehammer breaks glass but forges steel.

Leon Trotsky

If man makes himself a worm he must not complain when he is trodden on.

Immanuel Kant

Baruch Spinoza Quote - If you want the present to be...

If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.

Baruch Spinoza

He who would search for pearls must dive below. 

John Dryden

Life without endeavor is like entering a jewel-mine and coming out with empty hands.

Japanese Proverb

Little by little, one travels far.

J. R. R. Tolkien

Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.


Without passion there can be no energy of character. Indeed, the passions are like fire, useful in a thousand ways, and dangerous only in one -  through their excess.

Christian Nestell Bovee

The present is the ever moving shadow that divides yesterday from tomorrow. In that lies hope.

Frank Lloyd Wright

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