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" The world is a diverse place. Nobody has a monopoly on virtue or wisdom. "
Lee Hsien Loong
" To be satisfied with a little, is the greatest wisdom; and he that increaseth his riches, increaseth his cares; but a contented mind is a hidden treasure, and trouble findeth it not. "
" Leave no stone unturned. "
" Wisdom we know is the knowledge of good and evil, not the strength to choose between the two. "
" Knowledge shrinks as wisdom grows. "
Alfred North Whitehead
" China's influence is growing; it is natural that they want to integrate more, do more business with countries around them, and the Belt and Road is a constructive way in which they can do so. "
Lee Hsien Loong
" If you want to be found stand where the seeker seeks. "
" I had more energy at 50. On the other hand, at 75, I've probably got a little more wisdom and good judgment than I had at 50 because I've got more experience. But I haven't really changed. I'm still driven by the same philosophy. "
" Authority without wisdom is like a heavy ax without an edge, fitter to bruise than polish. "
" It isn't what you do, but how you do it. "
" Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself. "
W. Clement Stone
" Honesty is the rarest wealth anyone can possess, and yet all the honesty in the world ain't lawful tender for a loaf of bread. "
" Our own physical body possesses a wisdom which we who inhabit the body lack. We give it orders which make no sense. "
" In order to have wisdom we must have ignorance. "
" People seldom refuse help, if one offers it in the right way. "
A. C. Benson
" Wise men make more opportunities than they find. "
" Who in their infinite wisdom decreed that Little League uniforms be white? Certainly not a mother. "
" The problem with Google is you have 360 degrees of omnidirectional information on a linear basis, but the algorithms for irony and ambiguity are not there. And those are the algorithms of wisdom. "
" In world mythology, there are countless examples of tragic characters whose greatest strength is also the source of their undoing. But the ancient Greeks and Romans also held the view that acceptance is the beginning of wisdom. "
Simon Van Booy
" Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration. "
Thomas A. Edison
" Most things break, including hearts. The lessons of life amount not to wisdom, but to scar tissue and callus. "
" You need people who have their own views, whose views you respect, whom you can have a productive disagreement with, and work out ideas which you might not have come up with, or who improve on ideas you had. "
Lee Hsien Loong
" Wisdom lies neither in fixity nor in change, but in the dialectic between the two. A constant coming and going: wisdom lies in the momentary. "
" A long habit of not thinking a thing wrong gives it a superficial appearance of being right. "
" True wisdom is less presuming than folly. The wise man doubteth often, and changeth his mind; the fool is obstinate, and doubteth not; he knoweth all things but his own ignorance. "
" Swim upstream. Go the other way. Ignore the conventional wisdom. "
" Contrary to conventional wisdom, the blue blazer's a bit of a loose cannon. A suit decided long ago what it wanted to be, and it doesn't want to hear your ideas, but a blue blazer only got around to half the job. So it leaves it up to you to find its bottoms. Gray slacks, blue jeans, patterns, white pants and different blue shades all work. "
" You can't sweep other people off their feet, if you can't be swept off your own. "
" As a parent and a citizen, I'll take a Bill Gates (or Warren Buffett) over Steve Jobs every time. If we must have billionaires, better they should ignore Jobs's example and instead embrace the morality and wisdom of the great industrialist-philanthropist Andrew Carnegie. "
" Your art kind of changes as you get older, by nature of the fact that you're hopefully gaining wisdom and you're starting to watch things with a better overview. "
" Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy. "
Ludwig van Beethoven