Gain wisdom quotes:

  • You gain wisdom and you don't make the same mistakes. -- Rick Heinrichs
  • The ultimate goal of education is to gain wisdom from experiences. -- Debasish Mridha M.D.
  • The most important wisdom of life is to have the eagerness to gain wisdom. -- Debasish Mridha M.D.
  • Tragedy is a tool for the living to gain wisdom, not a guide by which to live. -- Robert Kennedy
  • There is a trade off - as you grow older you gain wisdom but you lose spontaneity. -- Kenny Rogers
  • Information is not knowledge. The only source of knowledge is experience. You need experience to gain wisdom. -- Albert Einstein
  • True education does not fill our minds with facts but teach us how to think to gain wisdom. -- Debasish Mridha
  • In my youth I studied for ostentation; later, a little to gain wisdom; now, for recreation; never for gain. -- Michel de Montaigne
  • For one to gain wisdom one most first overcome emotions and understand it's causes and effects on others and yourself. -- Nicholas Lopez
  • In examining disease, we gain wisdom about anatomy and physiology and biology. In examining the person with disease, we gain wisdom about life. -- Oliver Sacks
  • Raise the roof, that I might see the stars To gain wisdom, to see things for what they are Please, I need proof -- Barry Privett
  • It must be the ultimate punishment, don't you think, to finally gain wisdom, only to realize that the consequences of your actions are irrevocable? -- Lisa Unger
  • The way we gain wisdom in meditation is not by explanation. If you go into the planes of light, you will come out of the meditation knowing things ... things that are inexpressible. -- Frederick Lenz
  • The events that occur in my life are workout situations. They are there for my benefit so I can become strong and gain wisdom and information by working my way through those situations. -- Chris Prentiss
  • I don't put myself above anyone, and I have as many shortcomings as any non-believer. I just choose to turn to a higher power to help me gain wisdom and, I hope, improve over time. -- Van Jones
  • In Zen you practice zazen, mindfulness and other forms of introspection to find out who you are and what you want, to balance your spirit, develop willpower, increase your sense of humor and gain wisdom. -- Frederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell
  • We seem to gain wisdom more readily through our failures than through our successes. We always think of failure as the antithesis of success, but it isn't. Success often lies just the other side of failure. -- Leo Buscaglia
  • Don't gain the world and lose your soul; wisdom is better than silver or gold. -- Bob Marley
  • There are three classes of men; lovers of wisdom, lovers of honor, and lovers of gain. -- Plato
  • I look at being older and gaining wisdom. I've learned to stay fit and healthy. I accept my body, my life, and my circumstances. -- Kim Alexis
  • Raising children is an incredibly hard and risky business in which no cumulative wisdom is gained: each generation repeats the mistakes the previous one made. -- Bill Cosby
  • The experience gathered from books, though often valuable, is but the nature of learning; whereas the experience gained from actual life is one of the nature of wisdom. -- Samuel Smiles
  • 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. -- Sheryl Crow
  • There are three methods to gaining wisdom. The first is reflection, which is the highest. The second is limitation, which is the easiest. The third is experience, which is the bitterest. -- Confucius
  • In garden arrangement, as in all other kinds of decorative work, one has not only to acquire a knowledge of what to do, but also to gain some wisdom in perceiving what it is well to let alone. -- Gertrude Jekyll
  • I feel blessed - I am a woman who has been able to work in the entertainment business for five decades. I don't want to age, but I would never take back a year for the wisdom I've gained in that time. -- Marie Osmond
  • I think it's nice to age gracefully. OK, you lose the youth, a certain stamina and dewy glow, but what you gain on the inside as a human being is wonderful: the wisdom, the acceptance and the peace of mind. It's a fair exchange. -- Cherie Lunghi
  • In my life, I was always floating around the edge of the dark side and saying what if take it a little bit too far, and who says you have to stop there, and what's behind the next door. Maybe you gain a wisdom from examining those things. But after a while, you get too far down in the quicksand. -- Trent Reznor
  • We gain no wisdom by imposing our way on others. -- James Lee Burke
  • No person's gain in wisdom is diminished by anyone else's gain. -- Charles A. Reich
  • Don't Gain The World & Lose Your Soul, Wisdom Is Better Than Silver Or Gold. -- Bob Marley
  • The knowledge we gain from textbooks can never measure to the wisdom we gain through experience. -- Anika de Souza
  • Inner wisdom is more important than wealth. The more you spend it, the more you gain -- Oprah Winfrey
  • A generous person may not have wisdom: but, unlike others, he has the means to gain it. -- Idries Shah
  • ... no wisdom that [my kitten] may gain by experience and reflection hereafter will compensate for the loss of her present hilarity. -- William Cowper
  • We see an enlightened teacher to gain a sense of humor, to learn balance and proportion and of course to learn wisdom. -- Frederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell
  • True wisdom is to see and understand your relationship with the universe. When you gain that relational knowledge, then you are wise. -- Frederick Lenz
  • It is worth remembering that the time of greatest gain in terms of wisdom and inner strength is often that of greatest difficulty. -- Dalai Lama
  • Wisdom, in the world of enlightenment, is not gained through conversation. Wisdom and enlightenment is something that you gain by making the mind still. -- Frederick Lenz
  • Unlock the power of the will. Learn balance and gain the knowledge and wisdom necessary to guide those powers, to succeed in sports and athletics. -- Frederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell
  • Without balance and wisdom, power becomes very destructive. It creates unhappiness and not happiness. To simply see a teacher to gain power is a mistake. -- Frederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell
  • We have much wisdom to gain by learning to understand other people's cultures and permitting ourselves to accept that there is more than one version of reality. -- Louis Menand
  • My businesses are usually built around challenging conventional wisdom, so I tend to gain by taking the other side. It's been very profitable and entertaining for me -- Mark Cuban
  • I hope there's a life after life - and maybe I can even come back again and get on another train, and ride and gain some more wisdom. -- George Jung