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Motivational Sayings on Wisdom

The deepest waters make the least noise.
-- Guatemalan Proverb

I think the one lesson I have learned is that there is no substitute for paying attention.
-- Diane Sawyer

A wise person has something to say, a fool has to say something.
-- Unknown Author

A clever person turns great troubles into little ones and little ones into none at all.
-- Chinese Proverb

Troubles are like babies - they only grow if you nurse them.
-- Unknown Author

I have no particular talent; I am merely extremely inquisitive.
-- Albert Einstein

He who begins many things finishes but few.
-- Italian Proverb

The wise judge by what they see, the foolish by what they hear.
-- Unknown Author

Horse sense is good judgment which keeps horses from betting on people.
-- W. C. Fields

Do not be wise in words - be wise in deeds.
-- Jewish Proverb

Do not answer a fool according to his folly, or you will be like him yourself.
-- Proverbs

A sharp tongue and a dull mind are usually found in the same head.
-- Proverbs Plus

Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
-- Benjamin Franklin

It is better to be a coward for a minute than dead for the rest of your life.
-- Irish Proverb

Learn the wisdom of compromise, for it is better to bend a little than to break.
-- Jane Wells

It's no use giving good advice unless you have the wisdom to go with it.
-- Irish Proverb

The past remembered is a good guide for the future.
-- Chinese Proverb

Seek wisdom, not knowledge. Knowledge is of the past. Wisdom is of the future.
-- Native American Proverb

Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead-end street.
-- Unknown Author

Conversation is food for the soul.
-- Mexican Proverb

Who is wise? He who learns from everyone.
-- Jewish Proverb

A wise person learns by the experience of others. An ordinary person learns by their own experience. A fool learns by nobody's experience.
-- Unknown Author

The beginning and the end reach out their hands to each other.
-- Chinese Proverb

Live like the rice of Padi. When empty, it stands up tall. When full, it looks down. Like a mature head of rice, one may know a lot but must say little.
-- Balinese Proverb

Wisdom without morality is like a ring without a gem.
-- Jewish Proverb



Lens Properties - Aperture
Updated by renan - 1 day ago
Another important property of a lens is the aperture. This provides photographers with options to control the technical and artistic qualities of a picture by adjusting the front opening of the lens which affects the exposure and depth of field.
Lens Properties - Focal Length
Updated by renan - 3 days ago
Purchasing a camera with a fixed lens or choosing a new lens for your interchangeable lens system could be quite confusing specially with all the different lens properties and misleading specifications laid out by different manufacturers. Understanding the important properties of a lens system is your first step in making a proper decision.
Camera Basics - Types of Camera
Photography Basics
Updated by renan - 8 months ago
When choosing a camera, you need to understand the different types that are available and examine which one fits your style of photography and produce the kind of output that you hope to get.
Camera Basics - Sensors Pt. 2
Photography Basics
Updated by renan - 8 months ago
After understanding the importance of image sensors and the various sizes and types available, let's try to understand how the image quality is affected by the technology used on the sensors.
Camera Basics - Sensors Pt. 1
Photography Basics
Updated by renan - 8 months ago
Starting out in photography, everyone has to pass through the most fundamental step of choosing a camera, and with all the brands, and models of cameras this is not easy, especially if this is your first time purchasing one. Let us break these models down into simpler groups and try to see group fits you best.


Don't worry about what the world wants from you, worry about what makes you come more alive. Because what the world really needs are people who are more alive.

-- Lawrence Leshan

A day of worry is more exhausting than a week of work.

-- Unknown Author

He who laughs at others' woes finds few friends and many foes.

-- American Proverb

It's only when we truly know and understand that we have limited time on earth - that we have no way of knowing when our time is up - that we will begin to live each day to the fullest, as if it were the only one we had.

-- Elisabeth Kubler-Ross


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