Wisdom Quotes

Ethel Barrymore #Wisdom

Photo of Ethel Barrymore You must learn day by day, year by year to broaden your horizon. The more things you love, the more you are interested in, the more you enjoy, the more you are indignant about, the more you have left when anything happens.
Sidney Lanier #Wisdom

Photo of Sidney Lanier Virtues are acquired through endeavor, which rests wholly upon yourself.
Dean Inge #Wisdom

The wisdom of the wise is an uncommon degree of common sense.
Walter Benjamin #Wisdom

Counsel woven into the fabric of real life is wisdom.
Lord Salisbury #Wisdom

If you believe the doctors, nothing is wholesome if you believe the theologians, nothing is innocent if you believe the military, nothing is safe.
William Ralph Inge #Wisdom

It is astonishing with how little wisdom mankind can be governed, when that little wisdom is its own.
David Starr Jordan #Wisdom

Wisdom is knowing what to do next virtue is doing it.
Daniel Webster #Wisdom

Photo of Daniel Webster Wisdom begins at the end.
Diogenes #Wisdom

Wise kings generally have wise counselors and he must be a wise man himself who is capable of distinguishing one.
Harold S. Geneen #Wisdom

It is much more difficult to measure nonperformance than performance.
Jane Wyman #Wisdom

Photo of Jane Wyman The opportunity for brotherhood presents itself every time you meet a human being.
Henry Ford #Wisdom

Photo of Henry Ford Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
Elbert Hubbard #Wisdom

Photo of Elbert Hubbard Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes every day wisdom consists in not exceeding the limit.
Henry Ward Beecher #Wisdom

Photo of Henry Ward Beecher We should not judge people by their peak of excellence but by the distance they have traveled from the point where they started.
Lao Tzu #Wisdom

Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.
Katharine Graham #Wisdom

Photo of Katharine Graham A mistake is simply another way of doing things.
Abraham Maslow #Wisdom

If you only have a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
John F. Kennedy #Wisdom

Photo of John F. Kennedy When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters. One represents danger and the other represents opportunity.
Phil Jackson #Wisdom

Photo of Phil Jackson Always keep an open mind and a compassionate heart.
John C. Maxwell #Wisdom

A man must be big enough to admit his mistakes, smart enough to profit from them, and strong enough to correct them.
Confucius #Wisdom

Photo of Confucius When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don't adjust the goals, adjust the action steps.
Albert Einstein #Wisdom

Photo of Albert Einstein Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.
Vince Lombardi #Wisdom

Photo of Vince Lombardi Winners never quit and quitters never win.
Jim Rohn #Wisdom

Photo of Jim Rohn Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
Henry David Thoreau #Wisdom

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