Monday, December 13, 2010

Words of Wisdom...

“Follow your instincts. That’s where true wisdom manifests itself.” —Oprah Winfrey
“Wisdom is the quality that keeps you from getting into situations where you need it.” —Doug Larson
“It’s what you learn after you know it all that counts.” John Wooden
“The time for extracting a lesson from history is ever at hand for those who are wise.” —Demosthenes
“By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.” —Confucius
“It takes humility to seek feedback. It takes wisdom to understand it, analyze it, and appropriately act on it.”Stephen R. Covey
“Every now and again take a good look at something not made with hands, a mountain, a star, the turn of a stream. There will come to you wisdom and patience and solace and, above all, the assurance that you are not alone in the world.” —Sidney Lovett
“Honesty is the first chapter in the Book of wisdom. Let it be our endeavor to merit the character of a just nation.”Thomas Jefferson
“A loving heart is the truest wisdom.” —Charles Dickens
“Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the life-long attempt to acquire it.” Albert Einstein