Saturday, June 06, 2009

Words of Wisdom / Thoughts to Live By

Let thy words be few.
~~Ecclesiastes 5:2 from Words of Wisdom

The only medicine for suffering, crime, and all the other woes of mankind, is wisdom.
~~Thomas Huxley

By associating with wise people you will become wise yourself.
~~Menander

The more a man knows, the more he forgives.
~~Catherine the Great

A loving heart is the truest wisdom.
~~Charles Dickens

The man of wisdom is never of two minds;the man of benevolence never worries;the man of courage is never afraid.
~~Confucius

When one door closes another opens. But often we look so long so regretfully upon the closed door that we fail to see the one that has opened for us.
~~Helen Keller

The shortest way to do many things is to do only one thing at a time.
~~Richard Cech

Try not to become a man of success but a man of value.
~~Albert Einstein

If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put foundations under them.
~~Henry David Thoreau

To find what you seek in the road of life,the best proverb of all is that which says:"Leave no stone unturned."
~~Edward Bulwer Lytton

If you can imagine it, you can achieve it; if you can dream it, you can become it.
~~William Arthur Ward

If you would create something,you must be something.
~~Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Men do less than they ought,unless they do all they can.
~~Thomas Carlyle

Happy are those who dream dreams and are ready to pay the price to make them come true.
~~Leon J. Suenes

The first step in the acquisition of wisdom is silence, the second listening, the third memory, the fourth practice, the fifth teaching others.
~~Solomon Ibn Gabriol

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Blessings to all!!!
CJ

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