46 Famous Wise Quotes

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1.A friend is one who knows all about you and loves you just the same.

2.The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.

3.A kiss is a contraction of the mouth due to an enlargement of the heart.

4.“In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.”

5.“In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.”

6.A folk singer is a person who gets rich singing about how wonderful it is to be poor.

7.A good salesman is one who convinces his wife she looks fat in a fur coat.

8.You will find out you know very little about the world when a child begins to ask you questions.

9.“People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously. This is how the character is built.”

10.“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

11.The character of a man is measured by what he would do if he knew he would not be found out.

12.“God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well.”

13.“Life takes on meaning when you become motivated, set goals and charge after them in an unstoppable manner.”

14.A fine is a tax for doing wrong. A tax is a fine for doing well.

15.Each of us experiences defeats in life. We can transform defeat into victory if we learn from life’s whuppings.

16.I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.”

17.“The quality of a person’s life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavour.”

18.“It is the province of knowledge to speak, and it is the privilege of wisdom to listen.” —Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.

19.Some of us think holding on makes us strong, but sometimes it is letting go.

20.“The ultimate value of life depends upon awareness and the power of contemplation rather than upon mere survival.”

21.“Each life is made up of mistakes and learning, waiting and growing, practising patience and being persistent.”

22.Reading is one of the most important activities, which helps to educate genius and develop creative abilities.

23.All too often you read the directions only to find out what you did wrong.

24.A good father who finds his son on the wrong track will provide switching facilities.

25.“In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.”

26.To make difficult decisions wisely, it helps to have a systematic process for assessing each choice and its consequences – the potential impact on each aspect of your life.

27.“The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.”

28.“Singleness of purpose is one of the chief essentials for success in life, no matter what may be one’s aim.”

29.“What we think determines what happens to us, so if we want to change our lives, we need to stretch our minds.”

30.“Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.”

31.“We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.”

32.“There is no passion to be found playing small–in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.”

33.“Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.”

34.“The greatest day in your life and mine is when we take total responsibility for our attitudes. That’s the day we truly grow up.”

35.Which way you choose to see your life in the future depends on your attitude today.

36.The greatest chapters in history always begin with risk, and the same is true with the chapters of your life.

37.“When life is too easy for us, we must beware or we may not be ready to meet the blows which sooner or later come to everyone, rich or poor.”

38.Meditation is about viewing the world with great clarity so you can make wise decisions. It will help you make the appropriate action with regard to things that you have to change.

39.“Once you say you’re going to settle for second, that’s what happens to you in life.”

40.“Life is not about how fast you run or how high you climb, but how well you bounce.”

41.A word from the wise – from those who have had experience in life – is far more valuable than many realize. If we are wise we will take it and make use of it, thus saving ourselves much time and grief.

42.“Transformation is a process, and as life happens there are tons of ups and downs. It’s a journey of discovery–there are moments on mountaintops and moments in deep valleys of despair.”

43.“Remember your dreams and fight for them. You must know what you want from life. There is just one thing that makes your dream become impossible: the fear of failure.”

44.“We have always held to the hope, the belief, the conviction that there is a better life, a better world, beyond the horizon.”

45.“Life is ten per cent what happens to you and ninety per cent how you respond to it.”

46.“Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can’t help them, at least don’t hurt them.”