Insightful Quotes

Here are some thoughtful and life-transforming quotes from the wise:

“The Roots of Violence: Wealth without work, Pleasure without conscience, Knowledge without character, Commerce without morality, Science without humanity, Worship without sacrifice, Politics without principles.” – Mahatama Gandhi (Preeminent leader of Indian nationalism in British-ruled India)


“You give before you get.” – Napoleon Hill (American author – one of the earliest producers of personal-success literature)


“A good wife and health, is a man’s best wealth” – .Benjamin Franklin (American statesman, scientist, philosopher, writer and inventor)


“Books are the treasured wealth of the world and the fit inheritance of generations and nations.” – Henry David Thoreau (American essayist, poet and philosopher)


“Avarice, ambition, lust, etc. are species of madness.” – Benedict (Baruch) (Philosopher)


“It is not the brains that matter most, but that which guides them – the character, the heart, generous qualities, progressive ideas.” – Fyodor Dostoyevski (Philosopher)


We are here to add what we can to life, not to get what we can from life.” – William Osler (Canadian Physician)


“The art of life is to know how to enjoy a little and to endure very much.” – William Hazlitt (English essayist)


“Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” – Theodore Roosevelt (American politician, statesman, soldier, conservationist, naturalist, historian, and writer) 


“Life is a song – sing it. Life is a game – play it. Life is a challenge – meet it. Life is a dream – realize it. Life is a sacrifice – offer it. Life is love – enjoy.” – Sai Baba (Indian spiritual master and fakir)


“Difficult and meaningful will always bring more satisfaction than easy and meaningless.” – Maxime Legacé (Ice hockey goaltender)


“The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.” – Mark Twain (American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer)


“Life’s under no obligation to give us what we expect.” – Margaret Mitchell (American novelist and journalist)


“Happiness is not by chance, but by choice.” – Jim Rohn (American entrepreneur, author and motivational speaker)


“If you say you can or you can’t you are right either way.” – Henry Ford (American industrialist and businessman)


“All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on.” – Havelock Ellis (English physician, eugenicist, writer, progressive intellectual and social reformer) 


“Lead from the heart, not the head.” – Late Lady Diana (Member of the British royal family)


“Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it.” – Roald Dahl
(British author of children’s literature and short stories)


“It is not the length of life, but depth of life.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson (American essayist, lecturer, philosopher, abolitionist, and poet)


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