Wisdom Quotes

When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love -Marcus Aurelius

The only wealth which you will keep forever is the wealth, you have given away. -Marcus Aurelius

Civil war? What does that mean? Is there any foreign war? Isn’t every war fought between men, between brothers? -Victor Hugo

Where is the Life we have lost in living? Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge? Where is the knowledge we have lost in information? -T.S. Eliot

Ask yourself whether the dream of heaven and greatness should be waiting for us in our graves – or whether it should be ours here and now and on this earth. -Ayn Rand

I need no warrant for being, and no word of sanction upon my being. I am the warrant and the sanction. -Ayn Rand

Everything is more beautiful because we are doomed. You will never be lovelier than you are now. We will never be here again. -Homer

There is a time for many words, and there is also a time for sleep. -Homer

Words empty as the wind are best left unsaid. -Homer

Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when you move, fall like a thunderbolt. -Sun Tzu, The Art of War