True wisdom comes to each of us when we realize how little we understand about life, ourselves, and the world around us. (Socrates)
By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest. (Confucius)
Patience is the communion of wisdom. (Saint Augustine)
Where we love is home – home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts. – Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
Nothing can bring a real sense of security into the home except true love. – Billy Graham
There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort. – Jane Austen
The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home. – Confucius
I can never get enough books. When I walk into a bookstore or a library, I feel a sense of wonder and awe. I am surrounded by so many stories, so much information, and so many things that I can learn. Where do I begin? How can I pick just one or two books?
The book salesman should be honored, because he brings to our attention, as a rule, the very books we need most and neglect most. (Confucius)
Finishing a book is like leaving a good friend. (William Feather)
Don’t judge a book by its thickness either. (Craig Bruce)
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking. (Murakami)
Great books help you understand and they help you feel understood. (John Green)
There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them. (Joseph Brodsky)
Once you learn to read you will be forever free. (Frederick Douglas)
Take the time to think for yourself and not just learn what others think.