Category: Wisdom

Wisdom in the Common

The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

More Wisdom from Tagore

The great wisdom is like the water in the sea: dark, mysterious, impenetrable. – Rabindranath Tagore

Wisdom of Tagore

The small wisdom is like water in a glass: clear, transparent, pure. – Rabindranath Tagore  

The Best Kind of Cleverness

Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself. – Rumi  

Reach for Hearts

The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise. – Maya Angelou

Wisdom Listens

Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens. – Jimi Hendrix

Extraordinary Wisdom

The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.  – Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist  

Wisdom from Oprah

Turn your wounds into wisdom. – Oprah Winfrey

Seeking Circles of Wisdom

The next best thing to being wise oneself is to live in a circle of those who are. – C.S. Lewis  

The Mark of Wisdom

The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common. – Ralph Waldo Emerson