Wise Quotes, Wisdom Sayings - Page 5

Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.
– Demosthenes

Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.
– Samuel Johnson

It is dangerous to be sincere unless you are also stupid.
– George Bernard Shaw

Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
– Elmer Letterman

Before God we are all equally wise and equally foolish.
– Albert Einstein

A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
– Francis Bacon

Both poverty and riches are the offspring of thought.
– Napolean Hill

A wise man never loses anything, if he has himself.
– Michel De Montaigne

Creativity is the sudden cessation of stupidity.
– Edwin Land

An ounce of emotion is equal to a ton of facts.
– John Junor

In youth and beauty wisdom is but rare!
– Homer

Chance favors only those who court her.
– Charles Nicolle

The gods too are fond of a joke.
– Aristotle

A witty saying proves nothing.
– Voltaire

The wisdom of our ancestors.
– Edmund Burke

All life is an experiment.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
– Theodore Roosevelt

The best way to predict your future is to create it.
– Peter Drucker

Pick battles big enough to matter, small enough to win.
– Jonathan Kozel

Sandwich every bit of criticism between two thick layers of praise.
– Mary Kay Ash