Aphorisms by theme: Wisdom

A great flame follows a little spark.

Alighieri Dante

This author aphorisms
By theme : Wisdom
You can ask me to look for the truth, but you cannot ask me to find it.

Denis Diderot

This author aphorisms
By theme : Philosophy Thought Truth Wisdom
The great source of pleasure is variety.

Samuel Johnson

This author aphorisms
By theme : Psychology Wisdom
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.

Confucius

This author aphorisms
By theme : Philosophy Wisdom
The part can never be well unless the whole is well.

Plato

This author aphorisms
By theme : Philosophy Wisdom
Doubt and disorder are in us and with us.

Paul Valery

This author aphorisms
By theme : Philosophy Thought Wisdom
We usually learn to wait only when we have no longer anything to wait for.

Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

This author aphorisms
By theme : Life Thought Wisdom
In everything satiety closely follows the greatest pleasures.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

This author aphorisms
By theme : Philosophy Wisdom
There is nothing more mysterious than clarity.

Paul Valery

This author aphorisms
By theme : Philosophy Thought Wisdom
Patience is the art of hoping.

Luc de Clapiers de Vauvenargues

This author aphorisms
By theme : Philosophy Wisdom
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.

Immanuel Kant

This author aphorisms
By theme : Knowledge Life Science Wisdom
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.

Theodore Roosevelt

This author aphorisms
By theme : Behavior Philosophy Wisdom
Truth, like gold, is to be obtained not by its growth, but by washing away from it all that is not gold.

Lev Nikolaevich Tolstoy

This author aphorisms
By theme : Truth Wisdom
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.

Aesop

This author aphorisms
By theme : Behavior Reason Wisdom
The only man who never makes a mistake is the man who never does anything.

Theodore Roosevelt

This author aphorisms
By theme : Behavior Wisdom
Speech is the mirror of the mind.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

This author aphorisms
By theme : Philosophy Wisdom
The most universal quality is diversity.

Michel de Montaigne

This author aphorisms
By theme : Philosophy Wisdom
The most hopelessly stupid man is he who is not aware that he is wise.

Isaac Asimov

This author aphorisms
By theme : Stupidity Wisdom
Nine-tenths of wisdom consists in being wise in time.

Theodore Roosevelt

This author aphorisms
By theme : Time Wisdom
Time ripens all things; no man is born wise.

Miguel de Cervantes

This author aphorisms
By theme : Time Wisdom
Pages:   1 2 3 4 5 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26