"A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle."
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"When written in Chinese, the word "crisis" is composed of two characters. One represents danger and the other represents opportunity."
"Silence is a source of great strength."
"Be happy. It's one way of being wise."
"The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends."
"Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment."
"I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures."
"Don't follow any advice, no matter how good, until you feel as deeply in your spirit as you think in your mind that the counsel is wise."
"Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance."
"In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks."
"A good decision is based on knowledge and not on numbers."
"Common sense in an uncommon degree is what the world calls wisdom."
"Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you'd have preferred to talk."
"All this worldly wisdom was once the unamiable heresy of some wise man."
"There is a wisdom of the head, and a wisdom of the heart."
"It is a characteristic of wisdom not to do desperate things."
"Turn your wounds into wisdom."
"Good nature is worth more than knowledge, more than money, more than honor, to the persons who possess it."
"It's better to be a lion for a day than a sheep all your life."
"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."
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