Wisdom Quotes-Week 4 contains several quotes that involve passion and enthusiasm for learning from wise people. We have to stay interested and desire to learn and grow. It is important to take time to develop ourselves in our interests and passions.
Wisdom from an English writer and philosopher
This writer, Aldous Huxley, wrote nearly 50 books such as Brave New World and Now More Than Ever.
“Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.”Aldous Huxley
“The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.”Aldous Huxley
Wisdom from a famous chef
“Find something you’re passionate about and keep tremendously interested in it.”Julia Child
Wisdom from a United States Army General
William Westmoreland served during the Vietnam War from 1964-1968.
‘The Military doesn’t start wars. Politicians start wars.”William Westmoreland
People who are prideful are the ones who cause problems and fights.
Wisdom from a Famous Playwright and Writer
Lorraine was the first African American female author to have a play performed on Broadway. Her best known work was a play called “A Raisin in the Sun.” This play highlights the lives of Black Americans living under racial segregation in Chicago.
“Never be afraid to sit a while and think.”Lorraine Hansberry
There is value in taking time to meditate, consider what we are doing and evaluate if it is good!
Wisdom from the Bible
“Do not rebuke mockers or they will hate you; rebuke the wise and they will love you. Instruct the wise and they will be wiser still; teach the righteous and they will add to their learning. Thee fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding. For through wisdom your days will be many, and years will be added to your life. If you are wise, your wisdom will reward you; if you are a mocker, you alone will suffer.”
It is very important to learn from a mentor. To find a mentor, I should choose a person who has more experience in life or a particular field of study or career. To do this will take us far instead of insisting that we have it all together ourselves.
Questions to Ponder in Wisdom Quotes-Week 4
I’d ask you to show some courage and share your story by responding to this article. Here are a few simple questions:
- What is your favorite quote and why?
- Do you have a favorite quote to share today?(must be clean)
- What is your favorite quote motivating you to do?