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Sunday, May 6, 2018

Wise Old Sayings

Wise Old Sayings

Old sayings about life are memorable lines that summarize universal truths about life. A useless life is an early death.





Wise Old Sayings




A harvest of peace is produced from a seed of contentment.

You should sow the seed of destiny in the soil of the ancestors.

A gem is not polished without rubbing, nor a man perfected without trials.

A loving disposition is a river without a ripple.

As the rivers pour their waters back again into the sea, so what a man has lent is returned to him again.

Every blade of grass has its share of the dews of heaven.

Patience is a tree whose root is bitter, but its fruit very sweet.





A single conversation with a wise person is worth a month's study of books.

Going to church doesn't make you a Christian, anymore than standing in your garage makes you a car.

Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or one hundred and twenty.

Short cuts make long delays.

It’s what you learn after you know it all that counts.

The most useful piece of learning for the uses of life is to unlearn what is untrue.

Outside noisy, inside empty

Great minds have purposes, others have wishes.

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