wisdom

I would rather a thousand times be five minutes at the feet of Christ

I would rather a thousand times be five minutes at the feet of Christ than listen a lifetime to all the wise men in the world  – Dwight Lyman Moody.

Without the Way there is no going; without the Truth there is no knowing

Without the Way there is no going; without the Truth there is no knowing; without the Life there is no living – Thomas A Kempis.

Read the Bible with reverence. Think, every line you read, God is speaking to you

Read the Bible with reverence. Think, every line you read, God is speaking to you – Thomas Watson.

In the landscape of extinction, precision is next to godliness

In the landscape of extinction, precision is next to godliness – Samuel Beckett.

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

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

The man who can smile when things go wrong has thought of someone else he can blame it on

The man who can smile when things go wrong has thought of someone else he can blame it on – Robert Bloch.

I know that I am intelligent

I know that I am intelligent, because I know that I know nothing – Socrates.

Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal

Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned – Buddha.

Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools

Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools – Albert Einstein.

You’re only as young as the last time you changed your mind

You’re only as young as the last time you changed your mind – Timothy Leary.