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Inspirational Thoughts on Wisdom

If what men most admire they would despise, 'twould look like mankind were growing wise.
-- Benjamin Franklin

The essence of genius is knowing what to overlook.
-- William James

It is the foolish sheep that makes the wolf his confessor.
-- German Proverb

Seek direction from one who's already there.
-- Old Zulu Saying

Proverbs are the wisdom of the streets.
-- German Proverb

Proverbs are the wisdom of nations.
-- Polish Proverb

The hearts of fools are in their mouths, but the mouths of the wise are in their hearts.
-- Jewish Proverb

The only things worth learning are the things you learn after you know it all.
-- Harry S. Truman

This is where you will win the battle -- in the playhouse of your mind.
-- Maxwell Maltz

If your head is wax, don't walk in the sun.
-- Benjamin Franklin

An old broom knows the dirty corners best.
-- Irish Proverb

There are two kinds of people: Those who stop to think and those who stop thinking.
-- Unknown Author

A bargain is something you cannot use at a price you can't resist.
-- Franklin P. Jones

The hardest thing to learn in life is which bridge to cross and which to burn.
-- David Russell

If you don't light fires, smoke won't get in your eyes.
-- German Proverb

It's a rare person who wants to hear what he doesn't want to hear.
-- Dick Cavett

To acquire knowledge, one must study; but to acquire wisdom, one must observe.
-- Marilyn Vos Savant

It usually rains where it's already wet.
-- German Proverb

Bees that have honey in their mouths have stings in their tails.
-- Scottish Proverb

For the unlearned, old age is winter. For the learned, it is the season of the harvest.
-- Hasidic Saying

Life is a mystery, unfold it. Life is a struggle, face it. Life is beauty, praise it. Life is a puzzle, solve it. Life is opportunity, take it. Life is sorrowful, experience it. Life is a song, sing it. Life is a goal, achieve it. Life is a mission, fulfill it.
-- Unknown Author

If you put out another's candle, you also will be in the dark.
-- German Proverb

Learn from the past. Live in the present. Plan for the future.
-- Unknown Author

When your neighbor's house is on fire, you put yourself in danger if you don't help extinguish it.
-- Chinese Proverb

Whether you think you can or think you can't -- you're right.
-- Henry Ford



Camera Basics - Types of Camera
Photography Basics
Updated by renan - 3 days 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 - 1 week 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 - 1 week 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.
What is Photography?
Photography Basics
Updated by renan - 10 months ago
So, you decided that you're going to take up photography and maybe eventually, make it a regular hobby, or even make money out of it someday. Before all that, let's take a few steps back and try to understand what photography is and what it actually takes to be a photographer.


Courage is nine-tenths context. What is courageous in one setting can be foolhardy in another and even cowardly in a third.

-- Joseph Epstein

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

-- Irish Proverb

Today is the pupil of yesterday.

-- Polish Proverb

Unlike other resources, time cannot be bought or sold, borrowed or stolen, stocked up or saved, manufactured, reproduced, or modified. All we can do is make use of it. And whether we use it or not, it nevertheless slips away.

-- Jean-Louis Servan-Schreiber


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