wisdom well

  • a genius always thinks things can be done better
  • you may have to forgo wealth and power if you want to attain happiness and freedom
  • behind seeming permanence lies constant flux
  • if you do not fear death, then you do not fear anything
  • if you do not seize an opportunity, someone else will
  • humor can hurt just as easily as make someone laugh
  • laugh with, but never laugh at
  • take time to turn yourself around
  • cope calmly to achieve inner serenity
  • put yourself in others' shoes and take the focus off yourself
  • you can never go wrong keeping your mouth shut
  • remember that a person's name is to that person the sweetest and most important sound in any language
  • the most powerful force on earth is love
  • eat to please thyself, but dress to please others (Benjamin Franklin)

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