"I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think." -Socrates
"A smile is happiness you'll find right under your nose."
"The measure of life is not its duration, but its donation."
"A bone to the dog is not charity.
Charity is the bone shared with the dog,
when you are just as hungry as the dog."
"If you haven't got any charity in your heart,
you have the worst kind of heart trouble."
“Calvin: Do you believe in a supreme evil being
dedicated to the temptation,
corruption, and destruction of man?
Hobbes: I'm not sure that man needs the help”
-Calvin and Hobbes
"It is not the great temptations that ruin us;
it is the little ones."
-John W. DeForest
"The function of wisdom is to discriminate
between good and evil."
"Almost every wise saying has an opposite one,
no less wise, to balance it."
"Knowledge is a process of piling up facts;
wisdom lies in their simplification."
"It's so simple to be wise.
Just think of something stupid to say
and say the opposite."
"Whatever is at the center of our life
will be the source of our security,
guidance, wisdom, and power."
"I hope our wisdom will grow with our power,
and teach us, that the less we use our power,
the greater it will be."
"These days people seek knowledge, not wisdom.
Knowledge is of the past, wisdom is of the future."
"Six essential qualities that are the key to success:
Sincerity, personal integrity, humility,
courtesy, wisdom, charity."
"Actually, we have no problems,
we have opportunities for which we should give thanks.
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Spiritual Wisdom is the study of knowledge that is not factual, but has the value of being wise. Of course, you determine what is wise or not. We hope you find the wisdom in these quotes of value and help you to attain a higher version of yourself.
Free Spiritual Guidance
by Jordan Canon, Spiritual Advisor
An error we refuse to correct has many lives.
It takes courage to face one's own shortcomings
and wisdom to do something about them."
Happiness comes when your work and words are of benefit to yourself and others.
Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.
If you want to enjoy the rainbow, be prepared to endure the storm.
-Warren Wendel Wiersbe
Life is just a chance to grow a soul.
-A. Powell Davies
He who controls others may be powerful,
but he who has mastered himself is mightier still.
Wise men speak because they have something to say;
Fools because they have to say something.”
Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it
“The key to wisdom is knowing all the right questions.”
-John A. Simone
Wisdom is knowing what to do next, skill is knowing how to do it,
and virtue is doing it.
A man only becomes wise when he begins to
calculate the approximate depth of his ignorance.
-Gian Carlo Menotti
I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
The road of life twists and turns and no two directions are ever the same.
Yet our lessons come from the journey, not the destination.
Courageous, untroubled, mocking and violent-that is what Wisdom wants us to be. Wisdom is a woman, and loves only a warrior.
So wise so young, they say, do never live long.
A wise man makes his own decisions, an ignorant man follows public opinion.
A word to the wise ain't necessary, it's the stupid ones who need the advice.
The highest form of wisdom is kindness.
We must become the change we want to see.
Love is like a friendship caught on fire.
In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce,
but still only light and flickering. As love grows older,
our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals,
deep-burning and unquenchable.