Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.

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

Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.

The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute, the man who does not ask is a fool for life.

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Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.

Talk low, talk slow, and don't say too much.

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It hurts because it matters.

Be silent, if you choose; but when it is necessary, speak–and speak in such a way that people will remember it.

Don't ever take a fence down until you know the reason why it was put up.

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens.

A wise man never knows all, only fools know everything.

The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.

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Be not afraid of going slowly, Be afraid of standing still.

God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.

When you talk, you are only repeating what already know.

But if you listen, you may learn something new.

Remember: “The Best Fighter is Never Angry."

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

Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.

He who stands for nothing will fall for anything.

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Every time you judge someone else, you reveal an unhealed part of yourself.


By others faults the wise correct their own.

If you can't explain it to a six year old, you don't understand it yourself.

Wise men learn more from fools than fools from the wise.

A wise man changes his mind, a fool never will.

To know what you know and what you do not know, that is true knowledge.

Cowards die many times before their actual deaths

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A ship in harbour is safe but thats not what ships are for.

The more a man knows, the more he forgives.

Happiness is not in the mere possession of money;

it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.

History is a set of lies agreed upon.

To find a fault is easy; to do better may be difficult.

A loving heart is the truest wisdom.

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself.

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How you make others feel about themselves says a lot about you.


The more you know, the more you know you don't know.

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

Of all the words of mice and men, the saddest are, “It might have been."

To love a thing means wanting it to live.

Learn to be silent. Let your quiet mind listen and absorb.

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Don't let your happiness depend on something you may lose.


It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Public opinion is no more than this: what people think that other people think.

Adopt the pace of nature, her secret is patience.

The wise person has long ears and a short tongue.

It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt.

Everyone is wise until he speaks.

Tradition is not to preserve the ashes, but to pass on the fire.

Hating people is like burning down your own house to get rid of a rat.

If you are filled with pride, then you will have no room for wisdom.

Of what does not concern you say nothing good or bad.

Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you'd preferred to talk.

Even though you know a thousand things, ask the man who knows one.

Back of every mistaken venture and defeat is the laughter of wisdom, if you listen.

Deep doubts, deep wisdom; small doubts, little wisdom.