Please find below a curated list of 384 of The Best Wise Words Quotes by notable women and men. Please consider sharing with others any of the Wise Words Quotes that resonate.
Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.
The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation but your thoughts about it.
I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear; knowing what must be done does away with fear.
To avoid criticism, do nothing, say nothing and be nothing.
Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can’t help them, at least don’t hurt them.
For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it. For every truth there is an ear somewhere to hear it. For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it.
I am not afraid of an army of lions led by a sheep; I am afraid of an army of sheep led by a lion.
The problem with the world is that the intelligent people are full of doubts, while the stupid ones are full of confidence.
If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.
Never let a problem to be solved become more important than a person to be loved.
Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.
Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.
Your life does not get better by chance, it gets better by change.
The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute, the man who does not ask is a fool for life.
Never confuse a single defeat with a final defeat.
It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.
A true leader has the confidence to stand alone, the courage to make tough decisions, and the compassion to listen to the needs of others. He does not set out to be a leader, but becomes one by the equality of his actions and the integrity of his intent.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.
Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.
If you are lonely when you’re alone, you are in bad company.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Joy comes not through possession or ownership but through a wise and loving heart.
The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.
Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.
Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.
If the path before you is clear, you’re probably on someone else’s.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it’s indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it’s indifference. And the opposite of life is not death, it’s indifference.
Integrity is doing the right thing, even when no one is watching.
The less you try to impress, the more impressive you are.
Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs.
All you realy need to do is accept this moment fully. You are then at ease in the here and now and at ease with yourself.