wise quotes

In life, there’s always another lesson to learn, but some lessons can’t be taught in school. Sometimes you need a little food for thought so you can explore new ideas within your mind and fine-tune your worldview. There’s room to grow in all of us.

We’ve put together words of wisdom from famous people throughout history, as well as well-known proverbs and sayings. We hope our compilation of insightful quotes and wise words below will bring out your inner philosopher.

You are a product of your environment, but your environment is also a product of you.
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Time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
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"Do or do not. There is no try." - Yoda
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"Before you embark on a journey of revenge, dig two graves." - Confucius
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It's the hard conversations that lead to an easier life.
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“Happiness is not a goal; it is a by-product.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
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“Morning is an important time of day, because how you spend your morning can often tell you what kind of day you are going to have.” – Lemony Snicket
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“One of the best pieces of advice I ever got was from a horse master. He told me to go slow to go fast. I think that applies to everything in life. We live as though there aren't enough hours in the day but if we do each thing calmly and carefully we will get it done quicker and with much less stress.” -Viggo Mortensen
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One old friend is better than two new ones.
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Do it because you want to.
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