wisdom wins

In honor of words and phrases that intend to make us better persons, or at least attempt to make us reflect on our perspectives, I give you great quotes:

“It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.”
— Friedrich Nietzsche

“To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.”
— Oscar Wilde

“If you judge people, you have no time to love them.”
— Mother Teresa

“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.”
— Thomas A. Edison

“Anyone who thinks sitting in church can make you a Christian must also think that sitting in a garage can make you a car.”
— Garrison Keillor

“Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.”
— William Shakespeare (All’s Well That Ends Well)

“Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.”
— Mark Twain

“It is better to be hated for what you are than loved for what you are not.”
— André Gide

“For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.”
— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Logic will get you from A to Z; imagination will get you everywhere.”
— Albert Einstein

“It is never too late to be what you might have been.”
— George Eliot

“Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.”
— Robert A. Heinlein (Stranger in a Strange Land)

“One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.”
— Bob Marley

“All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.”
— Charles M. Schulz

“Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.”
— Mother Teresa

“If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales.”
— Albert Einstein

“I have always imagined that Paradise will be some kind of library.”
— Jorge Luis Borges


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