Wise Quotes

Michael Bassey Johnson

No matter how tiny you look, you can lead huge men if you have what the
No matter how tiny you look, you can lead huge men if you have what the huge men don't have.

A.J. Darkholme

A good leader must have the wisdom to know when a pursuit is no longer worthy of being pursued - a time when the losses of the present must be accepted - and cut - to preserve the gains and providence of the future.

John Green

Y'all smoke to enjoy it. I smoke to die.. John Green
Y'all smoke to enjoy it. I smoke to die.

J.K. Rowling

Understanding is the first step to acceptance, and only with acceptance can there be recovery.

Karl Lagerfeld

Dieting is the only game where you win when you lose!


Begin, be bold, and venture to be wise.

Nikki Rowe

We all have a vision, a dream to hope for.
Some chase it and some wish upon it..
Who do you think, wins?
the chaser finds ways to create it, regardless of the fight, the wisher finds way to excuse it, because courage doesn't fill their hearts.

Amaka Imani Nkosazana

Follow the path that leads to understanding. Only then, will you illuminate the way for others. Once you open your mind and gain knowledge, truth, you'll leave the darkness and enter into the light of wisdom.

Amaka Imani Nkosazana

Don't always seek the approval of others concerning your goals or dreams. Not everyone wants to see you succeed, just because they are not successful.

Dean Koontz

In this world only the paranoid survive.. Dean Koontz
In this world only the paranoid survive.

Stephen King

I believe the first draft of a book - even a long one - should take no more than three months…Any longer and - for me, at least - the story begins to take on an odd foreign feel, like a dispatch from the Romanian Department of Public Affairs, or something broadcast on high-band shortwave duiring a period of severe sunspot activity.

Sam Pen

There is no bigger weapon than brain, yet the time is more powerful in the World.

E.A. Bucchianeri

Free time is a terrible thing to waste. Read a book.

Michael Bassey Johnson

If you were destined to be a poet, then you won't brainstorm for lines that rhymes.
If you were destined to be a poet, then you won't brainstorm for lines that rhymes. If you were destined to be a celebrity, then you shouldn't start searching for fans. If you are truly a god, then let others worship you!

Oliver Bowden

Only a mind free of impediment is capable of grasping the chaotic beauty of the world. This is our greatest asset.

Michael Bassey Johnson

We inter-change ideas. You can stay in the United States and inspire people in Indonesia. You can stay in Ghana and inspire people in Turkey. You can stay in Nigeria and inspire people in cote'd voire. You can stay in Senegal and inspire people in China and vice versa.

Sherwood Smith

Who in the universe halts when the enemy tells them to?

Michael Bassey Johnson

Don't drive a car in the dream, else you won't drive it on earth. Don't wish to become, else you won't become. Don't associate with fools, else your ancestors will be insulted. Don't be addicted to wine, else your pocket will be empty. Don't be drunk, else you'll be attacked.

Lailah Gifty Akita

We are in the world to support one another.

Aniekee Tochukwu

What matters is your convictions.

Anum Sattar

Words are confessions of your actions. Choose them wisely.

Kayla Davis

Your words are wise, but are your actions too?

Michael Bassey Johnson

Wisdom is not counted in grammers, niether in fluency, but vividly shown in mannerism.. Michael Bassey
Wisdom is not counted in grammers, niether in fluency, but vividly shown in mannerism.

Michael Bassey Johnson

Take good care of your final word. If your final say will hunt you in day's
Take good care of your final word. If your final say will hunt you in day's ahead, then hold back the words, and let silence speak.

Manoj Vaz

Everybody learns from their own mistakes.
The wise learn from mistakes others make.

Aniruddha Sastikar

The wise will hide your follies and help you learn, but the wicked ones will gossip about it with scoundrels.

Lana Del Rey

I was always an unusual girl.
My mother told me I had a chameleon soul, no moral compass pointing due north, no fixed personality; just an inner indecisiveness that was as wide and as wavering as the ocean.

Anne Frank

Although I'm only fourteen, I know quite well what I want, I know who is right and who is wrong. I have my opinions, my own ideas and principles, and although it may sound pretty mad from an adolescent, I feel more of a person than a child, I feel quite indepedent of anyone.

Jodi Picoult

Like a missing tooth, sometimes an absence is more noticeable than a presence.

Nikki Rowe

Many people die long before their departure date, Through ignorance of living a life they never
Many people die long before their departure date,
Through ignorance of living a life they never wanted to be apart of but are to scared to change.

Abraham Maslow

We need not take refuge in supernatural gods to explain our saints and sages and heroes and statesmen, as if to explain our disbelief that mere unaided human beings could be that good or wise.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

I criticize by creation, not by finding fault.

Michael Bassey Johnson

I don't fancy colors of the face, I'm always attracted to colors of the brain.

Hamza Yusuf

The weak are dominated by their ego, the wise dominate their ego, and the intelligent are in a constant struggle against their ego.

Michael Bassey Johnson

A person is wise if he listens to millions of advice and doesn't implement any of it.

Michael Bassey Johnson

There's a big difference on being wise and being crafty. The former is the attribute of God, and the latter is that of Satan.

Toba Beta

Only wise men look for new wisdom.

Tina Smith

Even a God finds it hard to love and be wise at the same time.

Vera Nazarian

One true king knew when to step aside and give up the reins of power - to remove his crown and relinquish his kingdom - all for the sake of glimpsing, just once in a lifetime, the face of a holy child.

He was the Fourth to follow the Star.

His gift was a secret.

The rest of his journey is unknown.

Toba Beta

No shortcut to wisdom.
No tollways to be wise.

Deborah Day

Wisdom comes from reflection.. Deborah Day
Wisdom comes from reflection.

Anna Gould

Be beautiful if you can, wise if you want to, but be respected - that is essential.

Anne Holm

There's always something when you're at fault, too, and that fault you must discover and learn to recognize and take the consequences of it.

Anne Holm

But Johannes had said, "Politeness is something you owe other people, because when you show a little courtesy, everything becomes easier and better. But first and foremost, it's something you owe yourself. You are David.

Vera Nazarian

A wise person is like a smoothly polished rock: it takes time to become either.

Anne Holm

Johannes had once said that violence and cruelty were just a stupid person's way of making himself felt, because it was easer to use your hands to strike a blow than to use your brain to find a logical and just solution to the problem.

Anne Holm

For a moment David was tempted to think that perhaps there were no good people at all outside concentration camps, but then he reminded himself of the sailor and Angelo and the English people who might have been ignorant but were certainly not bad.

Anne Holm

Yes, he had made a good choice after all when he had chosen the God of the green pasture and the still waters! He was very powerful, and the fact that He expected you to think for yourself and do something in return for His help did not matter, as long as you could work things out.

E.A. Bucchianeri

Make your lives a masterpiece, you only get one canvas.

Nikki Rowe

I find pain, rather beautiful.
It has a chaotic way of shaking up
Everything we once ignored,
To empower us to move past
Anything that doesn't serve the best of us anymore.

Craig D. Lounsbrough

It is inevitable that I will leave a legacy simply because I cannot walk through life without leaving footprints as I walk. Therefore, I would be wise to consider the path before I make the prints.

Nikki Rowe


Martin Gardner

We cannot tell that we are constantly splitting into duplicate selves because our consciousness rides smoothly along only one path in the endlessly forking chains

Matthieu Ricard

One is not born wise; one becomes it.

Scott Hastie

Paradise is no whim.
It takes time and trust,
You see.

Carew Papritz

Money can buy you knowledge, but not the wisdom to use it wisely.

Bamigboye Olurotimi

Wisdom is unwanted in the colony of fools

Roy Bennett

Pursue what catches your heart, not what catches your eyes.

Amaka Imani Nkosazana

Whenever you get an appetite, you feed yourself. Therefore, fill your belly on wisdom of things old and new. Only swallow the truth, less you choke on the lies.

Bamigboye Olurotimi

The wise will make holiness and purity their priority.

Todd Stocker

The wise pause; the foolish react.

George R.R. Martin

Laughter is poison to fear.

Lailah Gifty Akita

Life gives us many test. We must graciously take each test!

Lailah Gifty Akita

Elohim! Elohim!
Great is the Holy God.

Tyler Edwards

God doesn't expect us to be a walking encyclopedia of biblical knowledge. He wants us to know Him, to be in a relationship with Him. This means not only hearing but allowing our understanding of God to change the way we live. Like the wise builder who laid the foundation of his house on the rock, we learn to let our knowledge of God change us.


Even more than the time when she gave birth, a mother feels her greatest joy when she hears others refer to her son as a wise learned one.

Lailah Gifty Akita

Living by faith, living by hope.

Lailah Gifty Akita

In race of life, it does not matter who finishes first. What matters most is being able to complete your race.

Lailah Gifty Akita

The different kinds of work require different people to perform the task. You must fulfil your specific task.

Lailah Gifty Akita

Life is a teacher. We are the student.

Lailah Gifty Akita

Giving is the only way to receive more.

Lailah Gifty Akita

Hope is the believe that the promised will be fulfilled.

Lailah Gifty Akita

I would rather be without money than to be without the book I love to read.

Nikki Rowe

she enetered the room and the entire crowd stopped, who was she? even in a million moons; you will never understand her, for she is to mysterious to presume and too wise to share her light to everyone. I wanted to love her, but i could tell, i wasnt the only one.

Nikki Rowe

Son: 'Mum,
Tell me about love, how will I know if she's the one?

Mum: ' son, if there's one thing I could teach about love its to Embrace it when it touches your heart, & to release it when it's stagnating your journey. Love is not a maybe thing & if it doesn't change you in someway it's not worthy of your essence.

Lik Hock Yap Ivan

Truth can hurt, but truth will bring you justice. Embrace the pain, and the truth shall set you free.

Ryan Lilly

The choice to make good choices is the best choice you can choose. Fail to make that choice and on most choices you will lose.

Lik Hock Yap Ivan

Death is not an option. Death is inevitable. But death is a choice.

Roy Bennett

Whatever choice you make makes you. Choose wisely.

Lik Hock Yap Ivan

The better we become, the higher we climb. The higher we climb, the bigger our ego. The bigger the ego, the harder it is for us to look at others the same way we did before as we can get so full of ourselves we lose our true self. Always be humble. Even if you're good. Always.

Lik Hock Yap

The humble one is the better one.

Dolly Parton

A bird & a fish can fall in love, but where do they make a home?

Sanhita Baruah

The fact that you made worse decisions in the past shouldn't be an excuse to make
The fact that you made worse decisions in the past shouldn't be an excuse to make bad decisions in the present.

John Lubbock

A wise system of education will at least teach us how little man yet knows, how much he has still to learn.

Justin K. McFarlane Beau

The faithless are surprised, that the faithful put no faith in them; the infidels are astounded that the wise do not put trust in them. After all we don't entrust cement to grow abundant foliage.

Greg Weisman

The written word is all that stands between memory and oblivion. Without books as our anchors, we are cast adrift, neither teaching nor learning. They are windows on the past, mirrors on the present, and prisms reflected all possible futures. Books are lighthouses erected on the dark sea of time.

Henrietta C. Mears

Time cannot be saved, it can only be spent, and if not spent wisely and well, it is wasted.

Earl Nightingale

Never give up on a dream because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway.

Lauren Hutton

I want to be a wise woman

Hannah Ashworth

I’m just a girl, Mom.”
“You are a woman, Andria. You are wise. You are gentle. You are bold. You are both a guiding light and a source of raging fire. That is what women are. How is our kingdom supposed to understand that, before you do?

Patrick Rothfuss

It's the questions we can't answer that teach us the most. They teach us how to think. If you give a man an answer, all he gains is a little fact. But give him a question and he'll look for his own answers.

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Divide and rule, the politician cries;
Unite and lead, is watchword of the wise.

Mang Chet

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Meredith Duran

I admit, that the brain does not govern the body as well as one might wish- else all men would be saints and hell would be empty of lechers.

S.M. McEachern

I guess you have to born in the Pit to find light where there isn’t any.

Munia Khan

Wisemen's minds and hearts live together under the same roof of wisdom

Jane O'Connor

It's just hard now because... you're jealous. But your heart is so generous and warm, it will melt the bad feelings away." I am 100 percent positive that my mom is the wisest mother in the world.

Johann Von Schiller

Truth exists for the wise, beauty for the feeling heart.

Frances Hodgson Burnett

You can lose a friend in springtime easier than any other season if you're too curious.

Michael Bassey Johnson

There's poverty in wealth. If a man is wealthy without good health, is he not poor? If a man is wealthy without children, is he not poor? If a man is wealthy without God, is he not poor? If a man is wealthy without giving alms, is he not poor? If a man is wealthy without wisdom, is he not poor? Then there's a great lack in riches.

Ricky Maye

Your footsteps will have more to say about your spiritual life than knowledge attained.

Wayne Chirisa

Foolishness is simply self inflicted misery.

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