So that you can express what you feel with beautiful words, we bring you a selection of wise things to say about life.
Powerful wise things to say about life.
“We must think that we are one of the leaves of a tree, and the tree is all of humanity. We cannot live without each other, without the tree”. Pau Casals
“We hope that anything can happen, and we are never forewarned at all. Sophie Soynonov
“Having a child, planting a tree, and writing a book is easy. The difficult thing is raising a child, watering the tree, and having someone read the book”.
“The past is like a lamp placed at the entrance of the future”. Félicité Robert de Lamennais
“Courage is what it takes to get up and talk, but it is also what it takes to sit and listen”.
“There are three “many” and three “few” that destroy people:
– Much to spend and little to have
– Much to speak and little to know
– Much to boast and little worth”
“We are all amateurs. Life is so short that it does not give for more”. Charles Chaplin
“If you don’t let go of the past, which hand do you grab the future with?”
“Do not change what you want most in life for what you want most at the moment, because the moment’s pass and life go on”.
“Don’t look for people with your same tastes, look for people with your same values”.
“When you don’t know where to go, follow the perfume of a dream”.
“Life is a play that does not matter how long it has lasted, but how well it has been performed”. Seneca
“Being prepared is important, knowing how to wait is even more, but taking advantage of the right moment is the key to life”. Arthur Schnitzler
– Master, why do I feel more pain now than before?
– It will be because now you chose the cure instead of the anesthesia”.
“Perfection is achieved not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing more to take away”. Antoine de Saint-Exupéri
“Along the way, you will lose people and things. Don’t miss out on them”.
“It’s crazy to hate all roses because one pricked you. give up all your dreams because one of them did not come true”. The Little Prince
“How small are my hands …! In relation to everything that life has wanted to give me”. Ramón J. Sénder
“We are in such a hurry to do, write, and make our voices heard in the silence of eternity that we forget the only really important thing: LIVING!” Robert Louis Stevenson
“Everyone tries to do something great, not realizing that life is made up of little things”. Frank Clark
“There is no more delusional and fanatical passion than hatred. George Gordon
“What I give, I give myself. What I don’t give, I take it off. Nothing for me that is not for the others”. Alejandro Jodorowsky
“Only time is lacking for those who do not know how to take advantage of it”. Jovellanos
“Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in getting up every time we fall”. Confucius
“Joy the more you spend, the more you have left”. Ralph Waldo Emerson
“It takes two years to learn to speak, and sixty to learn to keep quiet”. Ernest Hemingway
“When you are inspired by some great purpose, by some extraordinary project, thoughts break the barriers; the mind transcends its limitations, consciousness expands in all directions and you find yourself in a wonderful new world. Sleeping strengths, faculties, and talents come to life. At that moment you realize that you are much bigger than you ever dreamed of”. Patañjali
“Wherever my soul is posing, I leave the best of myself. If someone did not notice it, it is because they did not feel my heart”.
“The most wasted day of all days is the day when we have not laughed”. Nicolas-Sébastien Roch
“Do not worry so much about the wrinkles on your face and attend to those of your soul … those do kill”.
“No one can get out of a maze with someone else’s key”.
“That sunflowers seek sunlight, I already knew… But what I didn’t know is that on cloudy days, they look at each other looking for each other’s energy. They do not remain sad by lowering their heads, but rather they remain united, proud, and beautiful, looking at each other … and that is that nature speaks to us and teaches us. It doesn’t matter if the sun doesn’t rise every day, we have each other”.
“You never know how strong you are, until being strong is the only option you have left”. Bob Marley
“When you realize that you want to spend the rest of your life with one person, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible”. Billy Crystal
“Life is a movie that starts again every morning when we wake up. Forget about your mistakes, every day you have a new opportunity to succeed and achieve happiness”. Norkin Gilbert
“Life is not judged by time, but by the memories of the special moments we live”. Leonid S. Sukhorukov
“There is something worse in life than failure: not having tried anything”. Franklin D. Roosevelt
“Every man can improve his life by improving his attitude”. Héctor Tassinari
“Isn’t life a hundred times too short to bore us?” Friederich Nietzsche
“Ask and you will receive, seek and you will find; knock and the doors will open for you”.
“Success is not measured in money, but in the difference, it makes in people”. Michelle Obama
“God would not have given you the ability to dream without also giving you the ability to make your dreams come true”. Héctor Tassinari
“If you think you can, you can. If you think you can’t, you can’t. Whether you think one thing or the other, you are right”. Henry Ford
“If you are patient in a moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sadness”. Chinese proverb
“There is no way for truth, truth is the way”. Mahatma Gandhi
“Do not do to others what you would not like them to do to you”. Confucius
“Remember that you are as good as the best thing you have ever done in your life”. Billy Wilder
“The best of life in the past, the present, and the future”. Pier Paolo Pasolini
“We all have silly thoughts, but the wise man keeps them quiet”. Wilhelm Bush
“The good that we did the day before is the one that brings us happiness in the morning”. Hindu proverb
“Do not confuse my silence with my ignorance, my tranquility with my acceptance, my gentleness with my weakness”.
“There are two ways of living life: one as if nothing was a miracle, the other as if everything were a miracle”. Albert Einstein
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“To be happy you have to live at war with your own passions and at peace with those of others”. Seneca
“The secret of human existence lies not only in living but also in knowing what one lives for”. Fyodor Dostoioevski
“Happy is the man who learns early the wide chasm between his desires and his faculties”. Goethe
“Do what you love, love everything you do”.
“Many people do not enjoy small joys, because they expect great happiness”. Pearl S. Buck
“Do you love life Well, do not waste time, because it is the substance of which it is made”. Benjamin Franklin
“Living is not just existing and creating, it is knowing how to enjoy and suffer and not sleep without dreaming. To rest is to begin to die”. Gregorio Maranon
“Today is worth two mornings”. Benjamin Franklin
“I learned that you cannot back down, that the essence of life is to go forward”. Christie Agatha
“As soon as one is unhappy, one becomes a moralist”. Marcel Proust
“Life is not measured by the times you breathe, but by the moments that leave you breathless”. From the movie “Hitch”
“Let’s fulfill the task of living in such a way that when we die, even the funeral home feels it”. Marc Twain.
“Ask yourself if you are happy, and you will stop being happy”. John Stuart Mill
“A person who sees life at age 50 as age 20 has wasted 30 years of life”. Muhammad Ali
“If you want your dreams to come true … WAKE UP!”
“If you feed a hungry man, you will feed him for one day. If you teach him how to fish, you will nurture him all his life”. Lao Tse
“Respect is earned, honesty is appreciated, trust is acquired, loyalty is returned …”
“You can only be happy as long as you know how to be happy with everything”. Confucius
“Remember that happiness does not depend on who you are or what you have; it depends only on what you think”. Dale Carnegie
“Do not count the days make the days count”. Muhamed Ali
“He who doubts and does not investigate becomes not only unhappy but also unfair”. Pascal
“We spend a lot of time earning a living, but not enough time living it”. Teresa of Calcutta
“My son, happiness is made of little things, a little yacht, a little mansion, a little fortune”. Groucho Marx
“The secret of happiness is not in doing what one likes but in liking what one does”. Sir James M. Barrie
“Get married; if by chance you find a good woman, you will be happy; if not, you will become a philosopher, which is always useful for a man. Hot flashes”
“What is life? A frenzy. What is life? An illusion; a shadow, a fiction, and the greatest good are small. That all life is a dream and dreams are dreams!” Calderón de la Barca
“Happiness is not having to think about it”. Seneca
“He who has a reason to live can face all the hows. Friedrich Nietzsche
“The world belongs to optimists; pessimists are mere spectators”. Dwight Eisenhower
“Gossip emits a triple poison because it hurts the one who says it, the one who listens to it and the person of whom it is spoken”. Charles Spurgeon
“You ask me why I buy rice and flowers. I buy rice to live and flowers to have something to live for”. Confucius
“Happiness is in freedom, and freedom in courage”. Pericles
“When one says that he knows what happiness is, it can be assumed that he has lost it”.
“Your mind is the greatest soap opera screenwriter in history: she makes up incredible stories, usually based on dramas and situations that have never happened and probably never will”.
“Happiness is not being sore in the body or worried in the mind”. Thomas Jefferson
“The man who has not loved passionately ignores the most beautiful half of life”. Stendhal
“Do not reflect on the defects of others: it is not your business. Do not interfere in the lives of others: it is not your business. Do not think what others will think: it is not your business”.
“Do not bother with the well that is dry because it does not give you water, better ask yourself why you continue to insist on drawing water where it has already been clear that you cannot find it”.
“In a very real sense, we all have two minds, a mind that thinks and another mind that feels, and these two fundamental forms of knowledge interact to build our mental life”.
“Time does not erase, it locates”.
“Intelligence is not manifested by having a certain level of study, but by the ability to remain silent when the ignorant make noise”.
“I don’t know if I am a sad person with a happy vocation or vice versa. What I do know is that there is always some sadness in my happiest moments, just as there is always a little joy in my worst days”.
“Never let go of the one who touches your soul more than your body”.
“It is very likely that the best decisions are not the result of brain reflection but the result of an emotion”. Eduard Punset
“In love and heartbreak, we are like newborns all our lives”. Eduard Punset
“There are only two mistakes that are made on the way to the truth: Do not start, and do not go to the end”
“There is no favorable wind for those who do not know which port they are going to”. Seneca
“What is most surprising about western men is that they lose their health to earn money, then they lose money to regain their health. By anxiously thinking about the future, they do not enjoy the present or the future. And they live as if they never had to die … and they die as if they had never lived”. Dalai Lama
“There are times when you are aware that, whatever you do, for some people it is not enough. The question is: is it your problem or theirs?”
“Your essence has not been lost, just sleep, until you decide to wake up”.
“You are not what you achieve, you are what you overcome”.
“The favor does not consist in the action, but in the spirit with which it is done”.
“In 20 years you will feel more disappointed by the things you did not get to do than by the ones you really did, so take a risk, sail away from safe ports. Explore, dream, discover”.
“I like people who leave their mark, not those who leave scars”.
“How do you pretend to fly if you don’t stay away from those who pluck your feathers? Surround yourself with those who encourage and support you, and not those who only criticize”.
“If words have power, imagine the power that an action has”.
“Strive to not need anyone’s approval, and you will be free to be who you really are”. Rabbi Nachman of Breslev
“Life teaches you who is, who is not, and who is never”.
“Even if you shake the hourglass hard, each grain will fall in time. Don’t force anything, everything comes”.
“Strive to not need anyone’s approval, and you will be free to be who you really are”.
“The recipe is only one: Make peace with yourself, lower expectations and understand that happiness is not having … is BEING”
“There are those who do not want to see their problems, those who see problems where there are none and those who out of nowhere invent the best are problems …”
“Any failure that we may suffer in life, we can turn it into a small success if we follow the right path. Keep walking”. Michelangelo Saez
“If we don’t believe in freedom of expression for the people we despise, we don’t believe in it at all”. Noam Chomsky
“Every act of conscious learning requires the will to suffer an injury to one’s self-esteem. This is why young children learn so quickly before being aware of their own importance”. Thomas Szasz.
“The future influences the present as much as the past”. Friedrich Nietzsche.
“Our ability to adapt is incredible. Our ability to change is spectacular”. Liza lutz
“The sent message is not always the received message”. Virginia Satir
“The disappearance of the sense of responsibility is the greatest consequence of submission to authority”. Stanley Milgram
“I think one of the main results of the psychology of decision making is that people’s attitudes and feelings about profit and loss are not symmetrical. We feel more pain when losing 10,000 euros than pleasure when winning 10,000 euros”. Daniel Kahneman
“A bird perched on a tree is never afraid of the branch breaking because its confidence is not in the branch, but in its own wings”.
“If you want to be happy, you must resign yourself to seeing others happy”. Bertrand Russell
“An intelligent person can rationalize anything, a wise person does not even try”. Jen Knox
“What you hide in your heart will appear on your face through your gaze”.
“Mistakes have three steps: accept them, overcome them, and never make them again”.
“And the princess, fed up with faded blue princes, approached the dragon and said: sorry, do you have a fire?”
“Creativity requires the courage to let go of certainties”. Erich Fromm
“People react predictively, especially when they don’t have time to think”. Keith Ablow
“When life brings you to your knees, pretend to tie your shoes”.
“We don’t know what we want and yet we are responsible for what we are – that’s a fact”. Sartre
“The character builds a life regardless of how dark it is and the few lights that come from the stars”. James Hillman
“Sometimes if you want to change a person’s mind, you have to change the mind of the person next to you first”. Megan Whalen Turner
“When a person feels powerless to control his own life, he can defend himself against that discomfort by seeking control over another person”. A. Nicholas Groth
“The problem is not that you have symptoms, it is what you do with the symptoms that you have”. Fred Penzel