67+ Most Famous Wisdom Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Wisdom is a constant process. No matter how sure of your own wisdom you are, there’s something out there left to learn. Powerful wisdom quotes will inspire you to to use your knowledge and experience to make good decisions and judgements.

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Best Wisdom Quotes

Self Improvement and success go hand in hand. Taking the steps to make yourself a better and more well rounded individual will prove to be a wise decision. Frank Long

Change your thoughts and you change your world. Norman Vincent

The wise person feels the pain of one arrow. The unwise feels the pain of two. Kate Carne

Very little is needed to make a happy life, it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking. Marcus Aurelius

When looking for wise words, the best ones often come from our elders. Catherine Pulsifer

Life is from the inside out. When you shift on the inside, life shifts on the outside. Kamal Ravikant

You’ve heard that it’s wise to learn from experience, but it is wiser to learn from the experience of others. Rick Warren

Life is too important to be taken seriously. Oscar Wilde

We tend to think of great thinkers and innovators as soloists, but the truth is that the greatest innovative thinking doesn’t occur in a vacuum. Innovation results from collaboration. John C. Maxwell

Some of us think holding on makes us strong, but sometimes it is letting go. Hermann Hesse

In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years. Abraham Lincoln

But what I’ve discovered over time is that some of the wisest people I know have also been some of the most broken people. James Prescott

I’m always doing things I can’t do. That’s how I get to do them. Pablo Picasso

Don’t waste your time with explanations, people only hear what they want to hear. Paulo Coelho

She knew the power of her mind and  so programmed it for success. Carrie Green

To make difficult decisions wisely, it helps to have a systematic process for assessing each choice and its consequences  the potential impact on each aspect of your life. Stedman Graham

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all. Helen Keller

Each of us experiences defeats in life. We can transform defeat into victory if we learn from life’s whuppings. Les Brown

It always seems impossible until it’s done. Nelson Mandela

Pain can change you, but that doesn’t mean it has to be a bad change. Take that pain and turn it into wisdom. Dalai Lama

It all begins and ends in your mind. What you give power to, has power over you, if you allow it. Leon Brown

To be wise, we must seek Jesus, for we will not find wisdom apart from him. Kim Brenneman

The mind is everything. What you think you become. Buddha

What you do and say lives on in the hearts and minds of others, to some degree, with a definite result or consequence. Charles F. Stanley

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life. Omar Khayyam

Reading is one of the most important activities, which helps to educate genius and develop creative abilities. Samuel Greenberg

Every generation imagines itself to be more intelligent than the one that went before it, and wiser than the one that comes after it. George Orwell

Life is what happens when you’re busy making other plans. John Lennon

Faith in God includes faith in God’s timing. Neal A. Maxwell

If you don’t like something change it; if you can’t change it, change the way you think about it. Mary Engelbreit

If we manage ego wisely, we get the upside it delivers followed by strong returns. Dave Marcum

You’ve gotta dance like there’s nobody watching. William Purkey

Though age stereotyping is usually cruel the old are forgetful, sad, weak, cranky, unattractive, boring, it can sometimes be kind the old are wise or even directed at the young millennials are snowflakes. Carl Honore

Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive. Elbert Hubbard

Meditation is about viewing the world with great clarity so you can make wise decisions. It will help you make the appropriate action with regard to things that you have to change. Mia Conrad

Lighten up, just enjoy life, smile more, laugh more, and don’t get so worked up about things. Kenneth Branagh

That is ever the difference between the wise and the unwise: the latter wonders at what are unusual; the wise man wonders at the usual. Ralph Waldo Emerson

My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style. Maya Angelou

Attitude, to me, is more important than money. It is more important than the future, the past, education, circumstances, failure, success, it is even more important than what other people think or say. Brad Hanson

Your mind is precious. It has the power to unlock infinite possibilities. Joel Annesley

Be wiser than other people, if you can; but do not tell them so. Lord Chesterfield

Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality. Earl Nightingale

The legacy you leave is the life you lead. We lead our lives daily, and we leave a legacy daily not some grand plan, what we do each and every day, all the little decisions, because we never know what impact things will have or when you might have an impact. Jim Kouzes

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined. Henry David Thoreau

Knowledge is the crown of the wise, folly is an inheritance of a fool. Vusi Mxolisi Zitha

The journey of a thousand miles beings with one step. Lao Tzu

The nature of life is such that the fool does not always fail, nor is the wise man always successful. Janice Manning

Virtually nothing is impossible in this world if you just put your mind to it and maintain a positive attitude. Lou Holtz

The wise always speak of what, with exactitude, cannot be put into words. Therefore, it is necessary to have ears and subtleness to hear these words Marià Corbí

There’s nothing impossible if you get up and work for it. Michael Flatley

By three things the wise person may be known. What three? He sees a shortcoming as it is. When he sees it, he tries to correct it. And when another acknowledges a shortcoming, the wise one forgives it as he should. Buddha

Sincere practice makes the impossible possible. Dada Vaswani

Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change. Confucius

The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a man’s determination. Tommy Lasorda

It is far better to give work that is above a person, than to educate the person to be above their work. John Ruskin

Aviation is proof that given the will, we have the capacity to achieve the impossible. Eddie Rickenbacker

A very wise woman, Eleanor Roosevelt, famously once said, No one can make you feel inferior without your consent. Truly dwell on the wisdom of that philosophical statement for a moment. Ian Tuhovsky

Women, like men, should try to do the impossible. And when they fail, their failure should be a challenge to others. Amelia Earhart

A clever person solves a problem. A wise person avoids it. Albert Einstein

It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not. Andre Gide

The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them. Paulo Coelho

Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself. George Bernard Shaw

Thus, a wise individual is the one who learns to see positive even in unfavorable events and unanticipated behavior of people. Lindsay J. Hallie

The woman who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no one has been before. Albert Einstein