16 Quotes From Different Cultures That Will Broaden Your Mind


Because there's so much wisdom to draw from.

We so often forget to look beyond our own culture, but seeing things with another culture's views and values can give a whole new perspective. Don't be afraid to open your eyes.

"For the beauty of the rose we also water the thorns."

"Tell me, I forget. Show me, I remember. Involve me, I understand."

"A wise man never knows all, only fools know everything."

" Be not afraid of going slowly, be afraid only of standing still."

"When the character of a man is not clear to you, look at his friends."

"Do not judge by appearances, a rich heart might be under a poor coat."

"Do not confine your children to your own learning, for they were born in another time."

"The mouth should have three gatekeepers. Is it true? Is it kind? And is it necessary?"

"They tried to bury us. They didn't know we were seeds."

"If there is no wind, row."

"The secret to living well and longer is: eat half, walk double, laugh triple, and love without measure."

"Today's rain is tomorrow's whiskey."

"Worry often gives a small thing a great shadow."

"Certain things catch your eyes, but pursue only those that capture your heart."

"Change how you see and you see change."

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