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Motivational Wisdom Quotes

May these quotes about Wisdom inspire and motivate you.

Life is as easy or as hard as you think it is.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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Love what is.
- Byron Katie

Nothing is softer or more flexible than water,
yet nothing can resist it.
- Lao Tzu

Time, like life itself, has no inherent meaning.
We give our own meaning to time as to life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


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Thank you for joining me on this journey we call life,
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


The worst sin toward our fellow creatures
is not to hate them,
but to be indifferent to them:
that's the essence of inhumanity.
- George Bernard Shaw

Become "a lover of what is."
- Byron Katie

Everyone is a prisoner of his own experiences.
No one can eliminate prejudices -
just recognize them.
- Edward R. Murrow


 

Change what you see,
by changing how you see.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

To know yet to think that one does not know is best;
Not to know yet to think that one knows
will lead to difficulty.
- Lao Tzu

The true meaning of life is to plant trees,
under whose shade you do not expect to sit.
- Nelson Henderson

There are no facts, only interpretations.
- Friedrich Nietzsche

A good traveler has no fixed plans,
and is not intent on arriving.
- Lao Tzu

When It's Darkest, Men See the Stars.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The world is perfect. It's a mess.
It has always been a mess.
We are not going to change it.
Our job is to straighten out our own lives.
- Joseph Campbell

Minds are like parachutes.
They only function when they are open.
- James Dewar

He is richest who is content with the least.
- Socrates

The life of inner peace,
being harmonious and without stress,
is the easiest type of existence.
- Norman Vincent Peale

The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

Talent is God-given; be humble.
Fame is man-given; be thankful.
Conceit is self-given; be careful.
- John Wooden

Happiness cannot thrive within the prison of obligation
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Don't Take Anything Personally.
Nothing others do is because of you.
- Miguel Angel Ruiz (don Miguel Ruiz)

Footprints in the sands of time...
Where have you been?
Where are you going?
Why are you going there?
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We do not inherit the Earth from our ancestors,
we borrow it from our children.
- Native American Proverb

The truly rich are those who enjoy what they have.
- Yiddish Proverb

Fear is the path to the dark side.
Fear leads to anger.
Anger leads to hate.
Hate leads to suffering.
- Yoda, character in Star Wars movie

Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.
- Lao Tzu

The definition of insanity is doing the same thing
over and over and expecting different results.
- Albert Einstein

Everything has beauty,
but not everyone sees it.
- Confucius

There are trivial truths and there are great truths.
The opposite of a trivial truth is plainly false.
The opposite of a great truth is also true.
- Niels Bohr

Life is without meaning.
You bring the meaning to it.
The meaning of life is
whatever you ascribe it to be.
Being alive is the meaning.
- Joseph Campbell

There is nothing either good or bad,
but thinking makes it so.
- William Shakespeare

Happiness walks on busy feet.
- Kitte Turmell

He who knows others is wise.
He who knows himself is enlightened.
- Lao Tzu

Circumstance does not make the man: it reveals him to himself.
- James Allen

Beware the Rattlesnake of the Mind.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The butterfly counts not months but moments, and has time enough.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Be simply yourself and don't compare or compete.
- Lao Tzu

To the mind that is still,
the whole universe surrenders.
- Lao Tzu

Don't live your life to please other people.
- Oprah Winfrey

Silence is a source of great strength.
- Lao Tzu

People only see what they are prepared to see.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

We don't see things as they are,
we see things as we are.
- Anais Nin

The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement.
But the opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.
- Niels Bohr

A person without a sense of humor
is like a wagon without springs.
It's jolted by every pebble on the road.
- Henry Ward Beecher

The words of truth are always paradoxical.
- Lao Tzu

Life is really simple,
but we insist on making it complicated.
- Confucius

What's done is done.
- William Shakespeare

From wonder into wonder existence opens.
- Lao Tzu

The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance -
it is the illusion of knowledge.
- Daniel J. Boorstin

Bringing a childlike wonder
and a beginner's mind to life
maximizes both success and joy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The book of life is filled with incoherent riddles.
Life's true lessons are inscribed in a corner of the margin.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

To live is to choose. But to choose well,
you must know who you are and what you stand for,
where you want to go and why you want to get there.
- Kofi Annan

Life is a succession of lessons
which must be lived to be understood.
- Helen Keller

Remember, no matter where you go, there you are.
- Confucius

Not everything that casts a long shadow is to be feared.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Comparisons are odious.
- old English Proverb

He is richest who is content with the least,
for content is the wealth of nature.
- Socrates

The Main Thing is to Keep
The Main Thing The Main Thing.
- Stephen Covey

Life's real lessons are inscribed in a corner of the margin.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I have just three things to teach:
simplicity, patience, compassion.
These three are your greatest treasures.
- Lao Tzu

What we think, we become.
All that we are arises with our thoughts.
With our thoughts, we make the world.
- The Buddha

The opposite of courage in our society
is not cowardice, it is conformity.
- Rollo May

Eat to live, and not live to eat.
- Benjamin Franklin

Prepare for the unknown by studying how others in the past
have coped with the unforeseeable and the unpredictable.
- George S. Patton

Every calamity is to be overcome by endurance.
- Virgil

Life is a Book of Riddles,
with the Real Lessons Writ Small in its Margins.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

That man is rich whose pleasures are the cheapest.
- Henry David Thoreau

Improve what you can
and accept all the rest of life
just as it comes.
Know that fear is your worst enemy -
perhaps your only enemy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The more you expect, the more you get disappointed in life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It is an act of great Courage to forsake all Blame.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


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- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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