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Events give rise to both emotions and lessons

Wisdom quotes When one is enthralled with the beauty on the surface of the ocean Aylake
Wisdom quotes When one is enthralled with the beauty on the surface of the ocean Aylake

“Chasing after the things one yearns for is inferior to chasing after the source of the yearning.” – Wu Hsin

“When one is enthralled with the beauty on the surface of the ocean, the immensity of its depths can never be discerned.” – Wu Hsin

“At the centre of all desires is the very one that is never examined: the desire to become happy. When one searches for happiness, he remains tied to misery. The two are inseparable. Recognizing the futility of happiness, the wise man drops the search. In dropping the search, life loses the power to make him miserable.” – James Pierce

“The classical virtues are all decision-making heuristics to make one optimize for the long term rather than for the short term.” – Naval Ravikant

Wisdom quotes Water overcomes all obstacles by its gentleness and pliability Aylake
Wisdom quotes Water overcomes all obstacles by its gentleness and pliability Aylake

“If you’ve got a good temperament, which basically means being very patient, yet combine that with a vast aggression when you know enough to do something, then you just gradually learn the game, partly by doing, partly by studying.” – Charlie Munger

“Successful people are those who can go above themselves to see things objectively and manage those things to shape change.” – Ray Dalio

“The person who is in training must strive to habituate himself not to love pleasure, not to avoid hardship, not to be infatuated with living, not to fear death, and in the case of goods or money not to place receiving above giving.” – Musonius Rufus

“Water overcomes all obstacles by its gentleness and pliability.” – Alan Watts

Wisdom quotes Maturity of mind is best shown in slow belief Aylake
Wisdom quotes Maturity of mind is best shown in slow belief Aylake

“Maturity of mind is best shown in slow belief.” – Baltasar Gracián

“When you have wit of your own, it’s a pleasure to credit other people for theirs.” – Criss Jami

“Events give rise to both emotions and lessons. Often we hold onto emotions and don’t learn. Wisdom is to drop emotions and move on with lessons.” – Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

“Profundity of thought belongs to youth, clarity of thought to old age.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

Wisdom quotes We do not mature through age Aylake
Wisdom quotes We do not mature through age Aylake

“We don’t mature through age; we mature in awareness.” – Byron Katie

“High-minded thoughts and inner work are one thing, but all that matters is what you do. The health of our spiritual ideals depends on what we do with our bodies in moments of truth.” – Ryan Holiday

“One of the most powerful teachings of the Buddhist tradition is that as long as you are wishing for things to change, they never will.” – Pema Chödrön

“The secret of Buddhism is to remove all ideas, all concepts, in order for the truth to have a chance to penetrate, to reveal itself.” -Thich Nhat Hanh

Wisdom quotes There is nothing either good or bad but thinking makes it so Aylake
Wisdom quotes There is nothing either good or bad but thinking makes it so Aylake

“Some people are so poor, all they have is money.” – Jack Kerouac

“Reflect on everything you hear, but believe only on proof.” – Publius Syrus

“And once you are awake, you shall remain awake eternally.” – Friedrich Nietzsche 

“There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.” – William Shakespeare

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