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No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

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It is better to remain silent at the risk of being thought a fool, than to talk and remove all doubt of it.

Maurice Switzer

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The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool.

William Shakespeare KIing Lear , As You Like It

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Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to reform (or pause and reflect).

Mark Twain

When someone loves you, the way they talk about you is different. You feel safe and comfortable.

Jess C. Scott

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Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.


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The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.

Isaac Asimov

Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.

John Lennon

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Hold fast to dreams,
For if dreams die
Life is a broken-winged bird,
That cannot fly.

Langston Hughes The Panther and the Lash

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In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.

Mark Twain

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May you live every day of your life.

Jonathan Swift

Never laugh at live dragons.

J.R.R. Tolkien

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It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.

Aristoteles , בית על מים רבים

If you're reading this...
Congratulations, you're alive.
If that's not something to smile about,
then I don't know what is.

Chad Sugg

Any fool can know. The point is to understand.

Albert Einstein

There is neither happiness nor misery in the world; there is only the comparison of one state with another, nothing more. He who has felt the deepest grief is best able to experience supreme happiness. We must have felt what it is to die, Morrel, that we may appreciate the enjoyments of life.
" Live, then, and be happy, beloved children of my heart, and never forget, that until the day God will deign to reveal the future to man, all human wisdom is contained in these two words, 'Wait and Hope.

Alejandro Dumas

Think before you speak. Read before you think.

Fran Lebowitz , The Fran Lebowitz Reader

Never let your sense of morals prevent you from doing what is right.

Isaac Asimov , Foundation

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Turn your wounds into wisdom.

Oprah Winfrey

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The unexamined life is not worth living.


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

Paulo Coehlo , The Alchemist

There are three things all wise men fear: the sea in storm, a night with no moon, and the anger of a gentle man.

Patrick Rothfuss , The Wise Man's Fear

It's a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don't keep your feet, there's no knowing where you might be swept off to.

J.R.R. Tolkien , The Lord of the Rings

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By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.


You do not write your life with words...You write it with actions. What you think is not important. It is only important what you

Patrick Ness Monsters of Men

It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness.

Leo Tolstoy , دكتور جيفاكو

Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.


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I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.

Albert Einstein

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Knowing others is intelligence;
knowing yourself is true wisdom.
Mastering others is strength;
mastering yourself is true power.


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You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.


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Trees are poems the earth writes upon the sky, We fell them down and turn them into paper,
That we may record our emptiness.

Kahlil Gibran The Prophet by

The measure of intelligence is the ability to change.

Albert Einstein

It is not that I'm so smart. But I stay with the questions much longer.

Albert Einstein

I'm not young enough to know everything.

J M Barrie , The Admirable Crichton

The past has no power over the present moment.

Eckhart Tolle

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Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.

Truman Capote-Breakfast at Tiffany's

Don't waste your time with explanations: people only hear what they want to hear.

Paulo Coelho

We must be willing to let go of the life we planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us.

Joseph Campbell

Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens

Jimi Hendrix

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You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection

Sharon Salzberg

I am looking for friends. What does that mean -- tame?"
"It is an act too often neglected," said the fox. "It means to establish ties."
"To establish ties?"
"Just that," said the fox. "To me, you are still nothing more than a little boy who is just like a hundred thousand other little boys. And I have no need of you. And you, on your part, have no need of me. To you I am nothing more than a fox like a hundred thousand other foxes. But if you tame me, then we shall need each other. To me, you will be unique in all the world. To you, I shall be unique in all the world....

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.

Rumi , دكتور جيفاكو

We can know only that we know nothing. And that is the highest degree of human wisdom.

Leo Tolstoy

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Even strength must bow to wisdom sometimes.

Rick Riordan , The Lightning Thief

There are moments when troubles enter our lives and we can do nothing to avoid them.
But they are there for a reason. Only when we have overcome them will we understand why they were there.

Paulo Coehlo , The Fifth Mountain

I’m not in this world to live up to your expectations and you’re not in this world to live up to mine.

Bruce Lee

The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.

Maya Angelo

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Music is ... A higher revelation than all Wisdom & Philosophy

Ludwig van Beethoven