Sugar Sachet Quotes: Wisdom

Whether you have a tough decision to make, or just need some wise words to start your day off right, you'll find just what you need below.

Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are endless.


If you’ve only one breath left, use it to say thank you.


When we forgive someone, the knots are untied and the past is released.


Better than a thousand useless words is one single word that gives peace.


Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you will help them become what they are capable of becoming.


Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.


He who smiles rather than rages is always the stronger.


There is so much in the world for us all if we only have the eyes to see it, and the heart to love it, and the hand to gather it to ourselves

Lucy Maud Montgomery

He who smiles rather than rages is always the stronger.

Japanese wisdom

To know how to grow old is the master-work of wisdom, and one of the most difficult chapters in the great art of living.

Henri Frederic Amiel

Without stirring abroad one can know the whole world; without looking out of the window one can see the way of heaven. The further one goes the less one knows.


Better than a thousand useless words is one single word that gives peace.

The Dhammapada

Never bear more than one kind of trouble at a time. Some people bear three – all they have had, all they have now, and all they expect to have.

Edward Everell Hale

Do not fear going forward slowly, fear only to stand still.

Chinese wisdom

Only one principle will give you courage, that is the principle that no evil lasts forever nor indeed for very long.


The greatest revelation is stillness.


Freedom from desire leads to inward peace.


Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.

Mahatma Gandhi

Neither man nor woman can be worth anything until they have discovered that they are fools.

William Lamb

Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes every day; Wisdom consists of not exceeding that limit.

Elbert Hubbard

Sometimes it proves the highest understanding not to understand.

Baltasar Gracián

The most evident token and apparent sign of true wisdom is a constant and unconstrained rejoicing.

Michel de Montaigne

Many run about after happiness like an absent-minded man hunting for his hat, while it is in his hand or on his head.

James Sharp

Trust (people), and they will be true to you; treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

May I consider the wise man rich, and may I have such wealth as only the self-restrained man can bear or endure.


A Reason to Live: The person who has a why to live for can bear almost any how.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Principles are eternal...

William Jennings Bryan

We’re drowning in information and starving for knowledge.

Rutherford D Rogers

Joy is not in things; it is in us.

Richard Wagner

The secret of happiness is not doing what one likes to do, but in liking what one has to do.

Sir James M Barrie

Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much; Wisdom is humble that he knows no more.

William Cowper

Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you will help them become what they are capable of becoming.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

That it will never come again is what makes life so sweet.

Emily Dickinson

A youth was questioning a lonely old man, “What is life’s heaviest burden?” he asked. The old fellow answered sadly, “To have nothing to carry.”

Author unknown

The secret of living is to find a pivot, the pivot of a concept on which you can make your stand.

Luigi Pirandello

Principles have achieved more victories than horsemen or chariots.

W.M. Paxton

If we are facing in the right direction, all we have to do is to keep on walking.

Ancient Buddhist Expression

The real things haven’t changed. It is still best to be honest and truthful; to make the most of what we have; to be happy with simple pleasures; and have courage when things go wrong.

Laura Ingalls Wilder

One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who only have interests.

John Stuart Mill

Indifference is the invincible giant of the world.


In a gentle way you can shake the world.

Mahatma Gandhi

The miracle is not to fly in the air, or to walk on the water, but to walk on the earth.

Chinese Proverb

Nothing will content those who are not content with a little.

Greek Proverb

The thing always happens that you really believe in; and the belief in a thing makes it happen. And I think nothing will happen until you thoroughly and deeply believe in it.

Frank Lloyd Wright

Many people do not allow their principles to take root, but pull them up every now and then …to see if they are growing.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.

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There is only one duty; that is to be happy.

Denis Diderot

Rich Rewards What you are comes to you.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

To be content with what we possess is the greatest and most secure of riches.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

Poor and content is rich, and rich enough.

William Shakespeare

If you don’t enjoy what you have, how could you be happier with more?

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Stand through life firm as a rock in the sea, undisturbed and unmoved by its ever-rising waves.

Hazrat Inayat Khan

There is no such thing as a great talent without great will-power.

Honore de Balzac

What do we live for, if it is not to make life less difficult for each other?

George Eliot

It is one of the most beautiful compensations of life that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Where there is great love there are always miracles.

Willa Cather

So long as little children are allowed to suffer, there is no true love in this world.

Isadora Duncan

I don’t think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains.

Anne Frank

He alone is great who turns the voice of the wind into a song made sweeter by his own loving.

Kahlil Gibran

The glory is not in never failing, but in rising every time you fall.

Chinese Proverb

When a blind man carries a lame man, both go forward.

Swedish Proverb

Empathy is your pain in my heart.

Author Unknown

Hold on; hold fast; hold out. Patience is genius.

Comte dé Buffon

If we don’t help each other, who will?

Barbara Mandrell

Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul and sings the tune without the words, and never stops at all...

Emily Dickinson