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Unlocking Wisdom, One Witty Aphorism at a Time!

"Life is a balance between holding on and letting go."
- Rumi

“The root of suffering is attachment.”

- Buddha

“The measure of a man is what he does with power.”

- Plato

“I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear.”
— Martin Luther King Jr.

"A disciplined mind brings happiness."

- Buddha

"It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace."

- Aristotle

"youth is easily deceived because it is quick to hope."

- Aristotle

"Every generation imagines itself to be more intelligent than the one that went before it, and wiser than the one that comes after it."

By George Orwell

"We suffer more often in imagination than in reality."

- Seneca

I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work
- Thomas A. Edison

Serving Up Sage Advice with a Twist of Irony!

"The world will ask you who you are, and if you don't know, the world will tell you."

- Carl Jung

"Reality leaves a lot to the imagination."

"There are no facts, only interpretations."

- Nietzsche

"As you start to walk on the way, the way appears."

- Rumi

" Never reply when you are angry.
Never make a promise when you are happy.
Never make a decision when you are sad..."

" A moment of patience in a moment of anger saves you a hundred moments of regret...."

" Some talk to you in their free time and
some free their time to talk to you..."

"The most important decision you make is to be in a good mood."
- Voltaire

Life is a drama full of tragedy and comedy. You should learn to enjoy the comic episodes a little more.
- Jeannette Walls

"Do not feel lonely, the entire universe is inside you."

- Rumi

Aphorisms and Sayings: Where Paradoxical Wisdom Reigns Supreme!

"Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear."

- Mark Twain

"Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking."
- Marcus Aurelius

“Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.”

- Oscar Wilde

"What we think, we become."
– Buddha

“All cruelty springs from weakness.”

― Seneca

"There is only one way to avoid criticism: do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing."

- Aristotle

"Sometimes even to live is an act of courage."

- Seneca

"A great man is hard on himself; a small man is hard on others."

- Confucius

"Never love anyone who treats you like you're ordinary."

- Oscar Wilde

"Raise your words, not voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder."
- Rumi

Quirky Aphorisms and Sayings: A Playground for the Witty Mind!

“The opposite of love is not hate, it's indifference.”

― Elie Wiesel

"There are no facts, only interpretations."

- Friedrich Nietzsche

“Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.”

― Plato

Ghosts never really leave us… especially the ones we create.

"A clever person solves a problem. A wise person avoids it."

- Albert Einstein

"Respect yourself and others will respect you."

- Confucius

"The purpose of knowledge is action, not knowledge."

- Aristotle

Note to self: Your procrastination is someone else’s opportunity.

Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterwards.

Vernon Sanders Law

“Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.”

― Seneca

Embrace the Paradox: Unveiling the Hidden Truths in Aphorisms!

"Above all, do not lie to yourself."

- Dostoevsky

"Never argue with stupid people,

they will drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience."

| Mark Twain

"Men are quick to believe what they want to be true."

- Julius Caesar

"If you have a dream, don't waste your energies explaining why."

- Paulo Coelho

"I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become."

- Carl Jung

"The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step."

- Lao Tzu

"Laugh, and the world laughs with you; Weep, and you weep alone."

~ Ella Wheeler Wilcox

"It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages."

- Friedrich Nietzsche

The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.
-Alice Walker

“Honesty is the best policy.”

― Benjamin Franklin

Aphorisms and Quotes: Where Contradictions Spark Enlightenment!

“To everything there is a season. Yes. A time to break down, and a time to build up. Yes. A time to keep silence and a time to speak."

~ Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451

In order to write about life first you must live it.

Ernest Hemingway

No enemy is worse than bad advice.

❝ The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for. ❞
– Bob Marley

“The purpose of literature is to turn blood into ink.”
-- T S Eliot

“When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favour.”

- Elon Musk

“I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.”
- Carl Jung

"Showing off is the fool's idea of glory."

- Bruce Lee

“Why do tomorrow what you can do today?”

― Benjamin Franklin

"I do not exist to impress the world. I exist to live my life in a way that will make me happy.”
Richard Bach

Aphorisms: The Art of Puzzling Wisdom with a Dash of Humor!

"The greatest thing in the world is to know how to be one's own self."
- Montaigne

I don't care what anyone else believes. I just need to be better than the day before.
- Shayde

"You will never understand something well unless you can explain it to your grandmother"
- Albert Einstein

"Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darkness of other people."
- Carl Jung

"Seize the moments of happiness, love and be loved!

That is the only reality in the world, all else is folly."
- Leo Tolstoy

Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: What! You too? I thought I was the only one.
C.S. Lewis

Its easier to fool the people than to convince them they are fooled.!
- Mark Twain

Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for the truth.

Benjamin Disraeli

“He who is good at making excuses is seldom good at anything else.”

― Benjamin Franklin

“Life can only be understood backwards, but it must be lived forwards”

~ Søren Kierkegaard

Irony Unleashed: Unveiling the Unexpected in Aphorisms and Quotes!

“I was raised by books. Books, and then my parents”

- Elon Musk

People say nothing is impossible, but I do nothing every day

- Winnie the Pooh

We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be.
Kurt Vonnegut

“You will become way less concerned with what other people think of you when you realize how seldom they do.”
- David Foster Wallace

Loneliness is not being alone, it's a bliss.

I may not be totally perfect, but parts of me are excellent.
-Ashleigh Brilliant

You'll try the extreme anxiety of not being enough. Love makes us fragile.
G. G. Marquez.

"When there is love you can live even without happiness."
- Fyodor Dostoevsky

Take forgiveness slowly. Don't blame yourself for being slow. Peace will come.
- Yoko Ono

This is my last message to you: in sorrow, seek happiness.

• Fyodor Dostoyevsky

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