Inspirational Quotes & Positive Life Messages

Wisdom Quotes - Part 2 - Top 10 Wisdom Quotes

Wisdom quotes, timeless and thought provoking. These hand picked quotes serve as a source of contemplation and inspiration. Quotes from Bertrand Russell, Confucius, Khalil Gibran and more.
  • To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.

    ~ Bertrand Russell
  • He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes; he who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.

    ~ Chinese Proverb
  • To know that you know, and to know that you don't know - that is the real wisdom.

    ~ Confucius
  • The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance - it is the illusion of knowledge.

    ~ Daniel Boorstin
  • Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.

    ~ Dr. Seuss
  • Wisdom too often never comes, and so one ought not to reject it merely because it comes late

    ~ Felix Frankfurter
  • We should not judge people by their peak of excellence; but by the distance they have travelled from the point where they started.

    ~ Henry Ward Beecher
  • The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of his wisdom but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind.

    ~ Khalil Gibran
  • An eye for an eye leaves everybody blind.

    ~ Mahatma Gandhi
  • Gray hairs are signs of wisdom if you hold your tongue, speak and they are but hairs, as in the young.

    ~ Rabindranath Tagore