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Wise Old Sayings

Updated on July 7, 2011

Famous Wise Old Sayings Just For You


   What we truly and earnestly aspire to be, that in some sense, we are. The mere aspiration, by changing the frame of the mind, for the moment realizes itself.
  ~Author : Anna Jameson Wise Sayings

   There are two kinds of talents, man-made talent and God-given talent. With man-made talent you have to work very hard. With God-given talent, you just touch it up once in a while.
  ~Author : Pearl Bailey Wise Old Sayings

   Give me a place to stand, and I will move the Earth.
  ~Author : Archimedes ca 235 bc Nice Quotes

   Stimulate the heart to love, and all other virtues will rise of their own accord.
  ~Author : W T Ussery Great Sayings

   Happiness is a butterfly which when pursued is just out of grasp... But if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.
  ~Author : Nathaniel Hawthorne Meaningful Sayings

   Whether he admits it or not, a man has been brought up to look at money as a sign of his virility, a symbol of his power, a bigger phallic symbol than a Porsche.
  ~Author : Victoria Billings Wise Quotes

   One can acquire everything in solitude - except character.
  ~Author : Marie Henri Beyle Motivational Sayings

   Television is democracy at its ugliest.
  ~Author : Paddy Chayefsky Famous Quotes

   Keep me away from the wisdom that does not cry, the philosophy which does not laugh and the greatness which does not bow before children.
  ~Author : Kahlil Gibran Inspirational Sayings

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      wiser 

      6 years ago

      Come out of the circle of time And into the circle of love. Jalal udDin Rumi Popular Quotes

      Once a word has been allowed to escape, it cannot be recalled. Horace Epistles Inspirational Sayings

      He who can, does. He who cannot, teaches. George Bernard Shaw Man and Superman 1903 Maxims for Revolutionists Nice Quotes

      The men who are great live with that which is substantial, they do not stay with that which is superficial they abide with realities, they remain not with what is showy. The one they discard, the other they hold. Lao Tzu Motivational Sayings

      Many a man's reputation would not know his character if they met on the street. Elbert Hubbard Meaningful Sayings

      Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind. Albert Einstein Famous Sayings

      It's not a slam at you when people are rude-it's a slam at the people they've met before. F Scott Wise Quotes

      Courage atrophies from lack of use. Unknown Witty Sayings

      Here's something to think about How come you never see a headline like 'Psychic Wins Lottery' Jay Leno Great Sayings

      Better hazard once than always be in fear. Thomas Fuller Popular Quotes

      Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth. Will Rogers Inspirational Sayings

      Nothing average ever stood as a monument to progress. When progress is for a partner it doesn't turn to those who believe that they are only average. It turns instead to those who are forever searching and striving to become the best they possibly can. If we seek the average level, we cannot hope to achieve a higher level of success. Our only hope is to avoid being a failure. Lou Vickery Nice Quotes

      Don't be afraid of opposition. Remember, a kite rises against not with the wind. Hamilton Mabie Motivational Sayings

      The best education consists in immunizing people against systematic attempts at education. Paul Karl Feyerabend Meaningful Sayings

      The work goes on, the cause endures, the hope still lives and the dream shall never die. Edward M Kennedy Democratic National Convention 1980 Famous Sayings

      Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing. Albert Schweitzer Wise Quotes

      The world is a tragedy to those who feel, but a comedy to those who think. Horace Walpole lived 17171797 Witty Sayings

      To understand all is to forgive all. French Proverb Great Sayings

      Come out of the circle of time And into the circle of love. Jalal udDin Rumi Popular Quotes

      Once a word has been allowed to escape, it cannot be recalled. Horace Epistles Inspirational Sayings

      He who can, does. He who cannot, teaches. George Bernard Shaw Man and Superman 1903 Maxims for Revolutionists Nice Quotes

      The men who are great live with that which is substantial, they do not stay with that which is superficial they abide with realities, they remain not with what is showy. The one they discard, the other they hold. Lao Tzu Motivational Sayings

      Many a man's reputation would not know his character if they met on the street. Elbert Hubbard Meaningful Sayings

      Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind. Albert Einstein Famous Sayings

      It's not a slam at you when people are rude-it's a slam at the people they've met before. F Scott Wise Quotes

      Courage atrophies from lack of use. Unknown Witty Sayings

      Here's something to think about How come you never see a headline like 'Psychic Wins Lottery' Jay Leno Great Sayings

      Better hazard once than always be in fear. Thomas Fuller Popular Quotes

      Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth. Will Rogers Inspirational Sayings

      Nothing average ever stood as a monument to progress. When progress is for a partner it doesn't turn to those who believe that they are only average. It turns instead to those who are forever searching and striving to become the best they possibly can. If we seek the average level, we cannot hope to achieve a higher level of success. Our only hope is to avoid being a failure. Lou Vickery Nice Quotes

      Don't be afraid of opposition. Remember, a kite rises against not with the wind. Hamilton Mabie Motivational Sayings

      The best education consists in immunizing people against systematic attempts at education. Paul Karl Feyerabend Meaningful Sayings

      The work goes on, the cause endures, the hope still lives and the dream shall never die. Edward M Kennedy Democratic National Convention 1980 Famous Sayings

      Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing. Albert Schweitzer Wise Quotes

      The world is a tragedy to those who feel, but a comedy to those who think. Horace Walpole lived 17171797 Witty Sayings

      To understand all is to forgive all. French Proverb Great Sayings

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      johnny bravo 

      7 years ago

      he who piss's up wind gets the golden shower..

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      a aliton  

      8 years ago

      upon a wise man's back he shall carry lots of thaught but no worrys

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      samantha 

      8 years ago

      i goy a wise saying what is this bull crap you want a real wise saying read this she who has cold hands have a warm heart, she who has warms hands has a cold heart

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      8 years ago

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