70 wisdom quotes that will make you a deep thinker



The best parts of you are hidden where you're most afraid to look. ― Michael Benner
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom. ― Aristotle
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing. ― Socrates
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.― Paulo Coelho
Turn your wounds into wisdom. ― Oprah Winfrey
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself. ― Rumi 
It is not that I'm so smart. But I stay with the questions much longer. ― Albert Einstein
Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor. ― Truman Capote
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens ― Jimi Hendrix
We can know only that we know nothing. And that is the highest degree of human wisdom. ― Leo 
The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise. ― Maya Angelou 
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing. ― Voltaire 
Never, never, never give in! ― Winston S. Churchil 
Follow your heart, listen to your inner voice, stop caring about what others think. ― Roy
Half of seeming clever is keeping your mouth shut at the right times. ― Patrick Rothfuss
It is unwise to be too sure of one's own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err. ― Mahatma Gandhi
This being human is a guest house. Every morning is a new arrival. A joy, a depression, a meanness, some momentary awareness comes as an unexpected visitor...Welcome and entertain them all. Treat each guest honorably. The dark thought, the shame, the malice, meet them at the door laughing, and invite them in. Be grateful for whoever comes, because each has been sent as a guide from beyond. ―Rumi 
If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he reads. ― Ralph Waldo Emerson
          A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds. ― Francis Bacon
Suffering is a gift. In it is hidden mercy. ― Rumi
The only man who never makes mistakes is the man who never does anything. ― Theodore Roosevelt
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little. ― Jean Jacques Rousseau
The journey is what brings us happiness not the destination. ― Dan Millman
Guard well your thoughts when alone and your words when accompanied. ― Roy T. Bennett
The art of being wise is knowing what to overlook. ― William James
Lost Time is never found again. ― Benjamin Franklin
If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door ― Milton Berle
The wisest are the most annoyed at the loss of time.
Dante Alighieri 
Water is the softest thing, yet it can penetrate mountains and earth. This shows clearly the principle of
softness overcoming hardness.
Lao Zi

Love only grows by sharing. You can only have more for yourself by giving it away to others. ― Brian Tracy
Be wiser than other people if you can; but do not tell them so.― Dale Carnegie
A bird is safe in its nest - but that is not what its wings are made for. ― Amit Ray
Everything you do is triggered by an emotion of either desire or fear. ― Brian Tracy
The path to success is to take massive, determined action. ― Anthony Robbins
If we don't change the direction we are headed, we will end up where we are going. ― Jodi Picoult
It’s always about timing. If it’s too soon, no one understands. If it’s too late, everyone’s forgotten. ― Anna Wintour
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. ― Benjamin Franklin
Do not look for happiness outside yourself. The awakened seek happiness inside. ― Peter Deunov
In the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is king. ― Desiderius Erasmus
Don't go on discussing what a good person should be. Just be one. ― Marcus Aurelius
The wise man knows that it is better to sit on the banks of a remote mountain stream than to be emperor of the whole world. ― Zhuangzi
Don't be afraid of the shadows, that only means there's a light nearby.― Evanescence
Have love for your inner Self and everything else is done for you. ― Amit Ray
If you don't feel it, flee from it. Go where you are celebrated, not merely tolerated. ― Paul F. Davis
The way you give your name to others is a measure of how much you like and respect yourself. ― Brian Tracy
Today the greatest single source of wealth is between your ears.  ― Brian Tracy
To assess the quality of thoughts of people, don't listen to their words, but watch their actions. ― Amit Kalantri
I had given up some youth for knowledge, but my gain was more valuable than the loss ― Maya Angelou



Never underestimate your power to change yourself; never overestimate your power to change others. ― Wayne W. Dyer
To hate others is ugly.To hate yourself is uglier. ― Hlovate
To know you are ignorant is the beginning of wisdom. ― Marion Zimmer
In a dark time, the eye begins to see. ― Theodore Roethke
Wisdom is to see no thing as a strange thing, no clothe as a strange cloth, no person as a strange person, no event as a strange event! Because in wisdom you understand why the things are as they are! ― Mehmet Murat ildan
As long as your heart beats, you have a life & a mind of your own. ― Anthony T. Hincks
You don’t learn confidence, you remember it.― Freequill
Sometimes, changing just one thought, view, belief or behaviour can change your entire life. ― Beth Burgess
It's easy to believe in someone else, the hard part to believe in yourself ― Sandesh Hukpachongbang
Look for the one who accepts the weight of your baggage.― Giovannie de Sadeleer
The greatest virtue a person can have is not the fortune of material goods, but the fortune of intellectual values. This is the only way this world can be a better place.― Maria Karvouni
I see everything outside of me through the lens of everything that is inside of me. Therefore, before I look at the world outside I’d be wise to look at the lens inside. ― Craig D. Lounsbrough
Silence is sometimes the best sign of someone's wisdom. ― Eraldo Banovac
Confuse them with your silence. Shock them with your results. ― Bohdi Sanders
You will never be surprised if you keep catching the easy fish. ― Giovannie de Sadeleer
Some things are only true until someone else has a look― Omar Hickman
Hidden wisdom is not wisdom! Because wisdom should shine in a way everyone can see! ― Mehmet Murat ildan
Just because nothing shakes loose from the web, doesn't mean the spider went hungry. ― D.M. Timney
Seek and see all the marvels around you. You will get tired of looking at yourself alone, and that fatigue will make you deaf and blind to everything else. - Don Juan Carlos Castaneda
Before this generation lose the wisdom, one advice - read books.― Amit Kalantri
Knowledge unlocks the door to the mysteries of our mistakes; wisdom guides us away from repeating them.― Evinda Lepins
If everyone bows in front of your wisdom, your greatest wisdom will be to tell them not to bow! ― Mehmet Murat ildan




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