Thursday, December 12, 2013

Some of my favourite quotes

Life is really simple, but we make it complicated. — Confucius

By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflections, which is noblest; Second, by imitation which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest. — Confucius

Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings. — Salvador Dali

The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination. — Albert Einstein

Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of he future, concentrate the mind on the present moment. — Buddha

I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ. — Gandhi

Find a place inside where there is joy, and the joy will burn out the pain. — Joseph Campbell

Hope is a waking dream. — Aristotle

Believe you can and you’re half way there. — T. Roosevelt

The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing. —Socrates

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength , while loving someone deeply gives you courage. — Lao Tzu

To expect the unexpected shows a thoroughly modern intellect. — Oscar Wilde

You may delay, but time will not. — Benjamin Farnlin