Wisdom Quotes

Habit, if not resisted, soon becomes necessity.

Habit, if not resisted, soon becomes necessity.

Saint Augustine
In the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is king

In the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is king

Desiderius Erasmus
This is the highest wisdom that I own; freedom and life are earned by those alone who conquer them each day anew.

This is the highest wisdom that I own; freedom and life are earned by those alone who conquer them each day anew.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
Wisdom is the knowledge of good and evil, not the strength to choose between the two.

Wisdom is the knowledge of good and evil, not the strength to choose between the two.

Bruce Lee
We must be willing to let go of the life we planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us

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
When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters. One represents danger and the other represents opportunity.

When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters. One represents danger and the other represents opportunity.

Dan Rather
One of the greatest problems of our time is that many are schooled but few are educated

One of the greatest problems of our time is that many are schooled but few are educated

Thomas More
The price of wisdom is innocence. So, I have definitely become wiser but sadly a little less innocent.

The price of wisdom is innocence. So, I have definitely become wiser but sadly a little less innocent.

Mahira Khan
The fall of dropping water wears away the Stone.

The fall of dropping water wears away the Stone.

Thomas A. Edison
My aim, then, was to whip the rebels, to humble their pride, to follow them to their inmost recesses, and make them fear and dread us. Fear is the beginning of wisdom.

My aim, then, was to whip the rebels, to humble their pride, to follow them to their inmost recesses, and make them fear and dread us. Fear is the beginning of wisdom.

Paul Engle
Everything comes to us that belongs to us if we create the capacity to receive it.

Everything comes to us that belongs to us if we create the capacity to receive it.

Jean Paul