Wise Quotes, Wisdom Sayings

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Never forget what a man says to you when he is angry.
- Anonymous

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Those who criticize our generation forget who raised it.
- Anonymous

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Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
- Oscar Wilde

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I don’t know what the key to success is, but the key to failure is trying to please everyone.
- Anonymous

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The biggest disease known to mankind is – Loneliness
- KJS

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The best things in life are not things.
- Anonymous

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A fool’s mind is at the mercy of his tongue and a wise man’s tongue is under the control of his mind.
- Hazrat Ali

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Don’t let your victories go to your head, or your failures go to your heart.
- Anonymous

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Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me !
- Anonymous

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There is nothing deep down inside us except what we have put there ourselves.
- Anonymous

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If you are not part of the cure, then you are part of the problem.
- Anonymous

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By a sweet tongue and kindness, you can drag an elephant with a hair.

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Memory is the mother of all wisdom.
- Aeschylus

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Be wise with speed; a fool at forty is a fool indeed.
- Edward Young

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A winner listens, a loser just waits until it is their turn to talk.
- Anonymous

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Blessed are those that can give without remembering and receive without forgetting.
- Anonymous

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The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the grandest intention.
- Anonymous

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Not to care for philosophy is to be a true philosopher.
- Anonymous

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Guns don’t kill people — people do.
- Anonymous

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Knowledge talks, wisdom listens.
- Anonymous

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Only the wisest and the stupidest of men never change.
- Anonymous

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The wiser a man is, the less talkative will he be.
- Hazrat Ali

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A wise man first thinks and then speaks and a fool speaks first and then thinks.
- Hazrat Ali

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He who knows others is wise. He who knows himself is enlightened.
- Lao Tzu

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The only time you run out of chances is when you stop taking them.
- Anonymous

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Violence won’t solve a thing. It makes it more challenging to solve, though.
- Anonymous

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To know the road ahead, ask those coming back.
- Chinese Proverb

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When you start thinking your true identity is what people think about you, you loose your true sense of value.

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Don’t look where you fall, but where you slipped.
- African Proverb

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While seeking revenge, dig two graves-one for yourself.
- Doug Horton

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Be afraid of a gentleman when he is hungry, and of a mean person when his stomach is full.
- Hazrat Ali

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Criticizing is easy, art is difficult.
- Anonymous

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They may forget what you said, but they will never forget how you made them feel.
- Carl W. Buechner

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Never regret. If it’s good, it’s wonderful. If it’s bad, it’s experience.
Victoria Holt

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Nature gave men two ends one to sit on and one to think with. Ever since then man’s success or failure has been dependent on the one he used most.
- George R. Kirkpatrick

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Praising Yourself is not a good Habit.

Submitted by Rajan Singh Patialvi.
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He who is greedy is disgraced; he who discloses his hardship will always be humiliated; he who has no control over his tongue will often have to face discomfort.
- Hazrat Ali

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The best mind-altering drug is truth.
- Anonymous

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I wonder at a man who loses hope of salvation when the door of repentance is open for him.
- Hazrat Ali

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Do not feel ashamed if the amount of charity is small because to refuse the needy is an act of greater shame.
- Hazrat Ali

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