Wisdom
Quotes To Live By

Mitch Albom quote: Accept who you are...  and revel in it. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

These hundreds of positive and inspirational wisdom quotes cover many subjects, along with quotes about wisdom and being wise, there are also quotes that I believe to be Words Of Wisdom To Live By.

The wisdom quotes on this page are all from sources and authors surnames beginning with A. The other pages are:  B,  C & D,  E & F,  G & H,  I - L,  M,  N - Q,  R & S,  T & U,  V - Z.  There is also a page of Wisdom Sayings and a condensed page of 100 Inspirational Words Of Wisdom (a selection from all of the wisdom pages.)

Spiritual Quotes To Live By


Wisdom Quotes:  A   



A Course In Miracles

A Course In Miracles
By giving you receive. But to receive is to accept, not to get. It is impossible not to have, but it is possible not to know you have.


Do not accept this little, fenced-off aspect as yourself. The sun and ocean are as nothing beside what you are. The sun beam sparkles only in the sunlight, and the ripple dances as it rests upon the ocean. Yet in neither sun nor ocean is the power that rests in you.


Every decision you make stems from what you think you are, and represents the value that you put upon yourself.

A Course In Miracles quote: Every decision you make stems from what you think you are, and represents the value that you put upon yourself. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

A Course In Miracles

A Course In Miracles
Every loving thought is true. Everything else is an appeal for healing and help, regardless of the form it takes.

A Course In Miracles quote: Every loving thought is true. Everything else is an appeal for healing and help, regardless of the form it takes. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

A Course In Miracles

A Course In Miracles
Everything you perceive is a witness to the thought systems you want to be true.

A Course In Miracles quote: Everything you perceive is a witness to the thought systems you want to be true. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

A Course In Miracles

A Course In Miracles
God is in everything I see. This explains why nothing is separate, by itself or in itself.

A Course In Miracles quote: God is in everything I see. This explains why nothing is separate, by itself or in itself. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

A Course In Miracles

A Course In Miracles
I am as God created me. In this one thought is all the past undone: the present saved to quietly extend into a timeless future.

A Course In Miracles quote: I am as God created me. In this one thought is all the past undone: the present saved to quietly extend into a timeless future. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

A Course In Miracles

A Course In Miracles
It is impossible to see what you do not believe.

A Course In Miracles quote: It is impossible to see what you do not believe. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

A Course In Miracles

A Course In Miracles
It is not up to you to change your brother, but merely to accept him as he is.


“Many are called but few are chosen” should be.. “All are called but few choose to listen.”


Perception is consistent. What you see reflects your thinking. And your thinking but reflects your choice of what you want to see.

A Course In Miracles quote: Perception is consistent. What you see reflects your thinking. And your thinking but reflects your choice of what you want to see. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

A Course In Miracles

A Course In Miracles
Teach only love, for that is what you are.

A Course In Miracles quote: Teach only love, for that is what you are. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

A Course In Miracles

A Course In Miracles
The one wholly true thought one can hold about the past is that it is not here. To think about it at all is therefore to think about illusions.

A Course In Miracles quote: The one wholly true thought one can hold about the past is that it is not here.. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Bywisdom quote

A Course In Miracles

A Course In Miracles
There is no world apart from what you wish, and herein lies your ultimate release. Change but your mind on what you want to see and all the world must change accordingly. Ideas leave not their source.


Trials are but lessons that you failed to learn, presented once again. So where you made a faulty choice before, you can now make a better one. And thus, escape all pain that you chose before has brought you.


What you perceive in others you are strengthening in yourself.

A Course In Miracles quote: What you perceive in others you are strengthening in yourself. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Bywisdom quote

A Course In Miracles

A Course In Miracles
You cannot know your own perfection until you have honoured all those who were created like you.

A Course In Miracles quote: You cannot know your own perfection until you have honoured all those who were created like you. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

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Aboriginal
We are all visitors to this time, this place. We are just passing through. Our purpose here is to observe, to learn, to grow, to love.. And then we return home.

Aboriginal quote: We are all visitors to this time, this place. We are just passing through. Our purpose here is to observe, to learn, to grow, to love.. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Bywisdom quote

Abraham-Hicks

Abraham-Hicks
As you think, you vibrate. And it is your vibrational offering that equals your point of attraction. So what you are thinking and what is coming back to you is always a vibrational match.


Children or babies learn to mimic the vibration of the adults who surround them long before they learn to mimic their words.

Abraham-Hicks quote: Children or babies learn to mimic the vibration of the adults who surround them long before they learn to mimic their words. - Spiritual Quotes To Live ByLucy (2003)

Abraham-Hicks

Abraham-Hicks
If you know that all is well, you know all you need to know. And if you know life is supposed to be fun, you know more than almost anybody else knows.


Mining the moment for something that feels good, something to appreciate, something to savour, something to take in… that’s what your moments are about.

Abraham-Hicks quote: Mining the moment for something that feels good, something to appreciate, something to savour, something to take in…  - Spiritual Quotes To Live Bywisdom quote

Abraham-Hicks

Abraham-Hicks
Non-physical consciousness is here with you all the time.


The better you feel, the more in alignment you are. The worse you feel the more our of alignment you are.


The Law of Attraction is most understood when you see yourself as a magnet getting more and more of the way you FEEL.


The purpose of your life is joy.

Abraham-Hicks quote: The purpose of your life is joy. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Bywisdom quote

Abraham-Hicks

Abraham-Hicks
The timing of your death is always chosen by you.

Abraham-Hicks quote: The timing of your death is always chosen by you. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Bywisdom quote

Abraham-Hicks

Abraham-Hicks
You are here to create the world around you that YOU choose, while you allow the world as others choose it to be to exist also. And while their choices in no way hinder your choices, your attention to what they are choosing do does affect your vibration, and therefore your own point of attraction.

Abraham-Hicks quote: You are here to create the world around you that YOU choose, while you allow the world as others choose it to be to exist also.. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Bywisdom quote

Abraham-Hicks

Abraham-Hicks
You are not here to fix anything because nothing is broken, but everything is continually changing and expanding. Release your struggle, and seek joy and fun, and in doing so, you will align with the fantastic expanding rhythm of this Universe.


Your choice of action may be limited, but your choice of thought are not.


Your life is right now. It's not later. 
It's not in that time of retirement. 
It's not when the lover gets here. 
It's not when you've moved into the new house. 
It's not when you get the better job. 
Your life is right now. It will always be right now. 
You might as well decide to start enjoying your life right now, because it's not ever going to get better than right now...  Until it gets better right now!


Joseph Addison

Joseph Addison  1672 - 1719
One should take good care not to grow too wise for so great a pleasure of life as laughter.


Adele

Adele  1988
I don’t really need to stand out, there’s room for everyone.


I no longer buy papers, or tabloids, or magazines, or read blogs. I used to. But it was just filling up my day with hatred.


Agathon

Agathon   448BC - 400BC
Even a God cannot change the past.


Mitch Albom

Mitch Albom  1958
Accept who you are...  and revel in it.


There are no random acts. We are all connected. You can no more separate one life from another than you can separate a breeze from the wind.

Mitch Albom quote: There are no random acts. We are all connected. You can no more separate one life from another than you can separate a breeze from the wind. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

Louise May Alcott

Louise May Alcott  1832 - 1888
I am not afraid of storms... for I am learning to sail my ship.


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James Alexander
It is a beautiful world...  Consciously put some little bits of it into your memory each day.

James Alexander quote: It is a beautiful world... Consciously put some little bits of it into your memory each day. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

Shamash Alidina

Shamash Alidina
In mindfulness, acceptance always comes first.. Change comes after.


A.H. Almaas

A.H. Almaas  1944
To truly find God, truth needs to be found independently from the opinions of others. The truth has to be found in our hearts.


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Mark Amend
Be strong enough to stand alone.  Be yourself enough to stand apart. But be wise enough to stand together when the time comes.

Mark Amend quote: Be strong enough to stand alone.  Be yourself enough to stand apart. But be wise enough to stand together when the time comes. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

Spiritual Quotes To Live By

Mark Amend
The things you say about others, also say a lot about you.

Mark Amend quote: The things you say about others, also say a lot about you. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

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Henri Frederic Amiel  1821 - 1881
To know how to grow old is the master work of wisdom.


Gillian Anderson

Gillian Anderson  1968
I believe people are in our lives for a reason. We're here to learn from each other.

Gillian Anderson quote: I believe people are in our lives for a reason. We're here to learn from each other. - illustration Sandra Reeves - Spiritual Quotes To Live Byillustration by Sandra Reeves

Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou  1928 - 2014
Listen carefully to what country people call mother wit. In those homely sayings are couched the collective wisdom of generations.


Thomas Aquinas

Thomas Aquinas  1225 - 1274
We must love them both, those whose opinions we share and those whose opinions we reject, for both have laboured in the search for truth, and both have helped us in finding it.


Aristotle

Aristotle  384BC - 322BC
All persons ought to endeavor to follow what is right, and not what is established.

Aristotle quote: All persons ought to endeavor to follow what is right, and not what is established. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Bywisdom quote

Aristotle

Aristotle  384BC - 322BC
Change in all things is sweet.


Choice, not chance.. Determines your destiny.

Aristotle quote: Choice, not chance.. Determines your destiny. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Bywisdom quote

Aristotle

Aristotle  384BC - 322BC
Educating the mind, without educating the heart, is no education at all.


For the things we have to learn before we can do them.. We learn by doing them.


He who cannot be a good follower, cannot be a good leader.


Hope is.. A waking dream.


If things do not turn out as we wish.. We should wish for them as they turn out.


It is likely that unlikely things should happen.


It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought, without accepting it.


Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.

Aristotle quote: Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Bywisdom quote

Aristotle

Aristotle  384BC - 322BC
Probable impossibilities are to be preferred to improbable possibilities.


The more you know.. the more you know you don’t know.


The whole is more than the sum of its parts.

Aristotle quote: The whole is more than the sum of its parts. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Bywisdom quote

Aristotle

Aristotle  384BC - 322BC
To lead an orchestra, you must turn your back on the crowd.

Aristotle quote: Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Bywisdom quote

Eberhard Arnold

Eberhard Arnold  1883 - 1935
Even the sun directs our gaze away from itself and to the life illumined by it.


God does not work by only one method, paint in only one colour, play in only one key, nor does He make only one star shine onto the Earth.


Only those who look with the eyes of children can lose themselves in the object of their wonder.

Eberhard Arnold  quote: Only those who look with the eyes of children can lose themselves in the object of their wonder. - Spiritual Quotes To Live BySeth at Warwick Castle, UK

Matthew Arnold

Matthew Arnold  1822 - 1888
The free thinking of one age, is the common sense of the next.


Isaac Asimov

Isaac Asimov  1920 - 1992
A good question is, of course, the key by which infinite answers can be educed.


A subtle thought that is in error, may yet give rise to fruitful inquiry that can establish truths of great value.


Any increase in knowledge anywhere helps pave the way for an increase in knowledge everywhere.

Isaac Asimov quote: Any increase in knowledge anywhere helps pave the way for an increase in knowledge everywhere. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Bywisdom quote

Isaac Asimov

Isaac Asimov  1920 - 1992
In life, unlike chess, the game continues after checkmate.


Knowledge is indivisible. When people grow wise in one direction, they are sure to make it easier for themselves to grow wise in other directions as well.


St Francis of Assisi

St Francis of Assisi  1181 - 1226
A man who uses his hands is a labourer. One who uses his hands and mind is a craftsman. But he who uses his hands, his mind and his heart is an artist.


A single sunbeam is enough to drive away many shadows.


Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.


What we are looking for is...  what is looking.


St Augustine

St Augustine  354 - 430
Patience is the companion of wisdom.

St Augustine quote: Patience is the companion of wisdom. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Bywisdom quote

Marcus Aurelius

Marcus Aurelius  121 - 180
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact.  Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.


Observe constantly that all things take place by change, and accustom thyself to consider that the nature of the universe loves nothing so much as to change the things which are, and to make new things like them.


What does not benefit the hive is no benefit to the bee.



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