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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, Mrs. Goose, Her Book

“The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool.”― William Shakespeare

“Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.”― Aristotle

“Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.”― John Lennon

“May you live every day of your life.”― Jonathan Swift

“The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.”― Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

“The best index to a person’s character is how he treats people who can’t do him any good, and how he treats people who can’t fight back.”― Abigail Van Buren

“Never let your sense of morals prevent you from doing what is right.”― Isaac Asimov, Foundation

“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

“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.”― Confucious

“It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness.”― Leo Tolstoy, The Kreutzer Sonata

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

“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

“The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends.”― Friedrich Nietzsche

“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

“It is not that I’m so smart. But I stay with the questions much longer.”― Albert Einstein

“The past has no power over the present moment.”― Eckhart Tolle

“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

“You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection”― Sharon Salzberg

“We can know only that we know nothing. And that is the highest degree of human wisdom.”― Leo Tolstoy, War and Peace

“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

“Music is … A higher revelation than all Wisdom & Philosophy”― Ludwig van Beethoven

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