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Words of Wisdom Quotes

Insight, I believe, refers to the depth of understanding that comes by setting experiences, yours and mine, familiar and exotic, new and old, side by side, learning by letting them speak to one another.
Mary Catherine Bateson

Whatever is at the center of our life will be the source of our security, guidance, wisdom, and power.
Stephen Covey

Guts are important. Your guts are what digest things. But it is your brains that tell you which things to swallow and which not to swallow.
Austin Dacey

Most things break, including hearts. The lessons of life amount not to wisdom, but to scar tissue and callus.
Wallace Stegner

Pick battles big enough to matter, small enough to win. On Being a Teacher
Jonathan Kozol

The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting; by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.
Pierre Abelard

Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.
Theodore Rubin

I do not want the peace that passeth understanding. I want the understanding which bringeth peace.
Helen Keller

If facts are the seeds that later produce knowledge and wisdom, then the emotions and the impressions of the senses are the fertile soil in which the seeds must grow.
Rachel Carson

Learn wisdom from the ways of a seedling. A seedling which is never hardened off through stressful situations will never become a strong productive plant.
Stephen Sigmund


 

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There's no ceiling on effort!
- Harvey C. Fruehauf