The 40 Quotes that Make You Think

Whenever we are thinking about something, we just want to express it using words, but sometimes putting the precise words is a difficult task. That is why, most people use quotes whenever they want to express or convey something. But what would happen if the quotes that you stumbled upon made you think more?
Here is our list of clever and witty quotes which will make you fathom more as you read through the list. Enjoy working out your brain as you browse through this list and feel free to share.

Everything where you can put your imagination into is can be real.


A single candle can shed and give light to thousands of candles without shortening its lifespan. Same thing goes with happiness, happiness do not lessen when it is shared to others.


Always remember that even if the clock loses its battery life, it is still right twice a day.


Each time that we think about safety we unknowingly impose fears to ourselves.



Parents should tell their kids even just for once a story without a happy ending, so when they grow they will not expect that everything has a happy ending.


Life can be summarized in three words. It Goes On.


Not all complicated questions need an equally complicated answer, sometimes a simple one suffices.


With the fast advancement in modern technology, it is very disappointing that people are still slow in picking up wisdom.


Fear and love are the two most motivating forces in the whole universe.


So many people are working hard to buy things they do not actually need just to show off to people they do not actually like.


As humans, we are expected to know what is right and what is wrong .That’s what makes us human and more superior to animals. But sometimes the animals are more human compared to us and we are more animal compared to them.

I would rather live my life committing mistakes and learn its lessons rather than doing completely nothing at all.


We can only comprehend the meaning of life backwards but we must live our lives forwards.


No day is bad day; every day is a joyful day if you will just closely pay attention to it.


Carry out the things that you want to do right now for you not to regret in the future why you did not do things when you still have the time and the chance.


A huge percent of man’s success is credited to doing what you must do.



Some people prefer books than real life because at least in books there is an explanation why it happened, why he did this and that and so on and so forth.


You can’t say you have succeeded in all your attempts without having even a single failure in record.


If the poison already reaches its expiration date, will it become less poisonous or more poisonous? Will it be less effective or more effective?


When you think that you are doing two or more things at once you are actually doing neither of them.

Life is indeed simple, it is only us who are dying to make things more complicated.


Sometimes we reach out our hands too far that we fail to grab the things which are near to us.


We found happiness on the simple things we often taken for granted.


Age does not determine how old you are, it is your perspective towards life which does.


Hate is often mistaken as the enemy, but actually the real enemy of the heart is fear.


When we destroy and obliterate something created by Mother Earth we call it progress but when we tear down man-made things we call it sabotage.


Staying in and keeping your focus does not necessarily mean that you have to look into something without blinking.


Hardships and difficulties are not always an indication that you did something terrible but because you actually did something right.


Truth can hurt so much that even its bearer can also die from carrying it.



A tree can only reach up to the skies if it will bury its roots deep into the ground.


The difference between the art of living well and dying well is indistinguishable.


A good wife can make a husband a happy and live well. A not so good wife can make a husband become a philosopher.


Knowing that you know nothing actually means that you know something.


People whom we thought will protect us from harm are the ones who are causing us harm.


Opinion is the channel that connects wisdom and ignorance.


One should never and must not be angry at two things; things that they can do and things that they cannot.


The worst and most horrible type of inequality is to try and force to make unequal things simply equal.


When you seem to have too many friends you actually have none.


We simply can’t do things we do not want to do in the first place.


If you still feel lonely even if you are with friends, you are with the wrong friends.


Creativity is something that you can’t run out of. The more you make use of it, the more it refuels itself.


In this world, there are 2 kinds of poor. The poor who has no money to be spent and the poor who only has money for himself.


The details of a victory make it indistinguishable from defeat.


How did people know that an abyss has no end? I think they just have to go and search further.


Before you choose your own path, make sure that you have already chosen your goal beforehand.


What makes me think the most is that, many are still not thinking in this time when they should have been thinking the most.


The real tragedies in this world are not the arguments between what is right and what is wrong. They are actually the argument between two right things.


Religion put people together as much as it separated them from one another.


A religion with spirituality is good but a religion without spirituality is just a pretense.


You will not be punished because of your anger because your own anger already punished you.


Sometimes we try so hard to ease the burden of others that we become their own burdens in a long run.


A good food is useless if most people can’t have the taste of it.


Civilization is the both the beginning and the end of progress of the human race.


Do not mind how you feel, put attention to how your thinking is because it is the resource of your feelings.


If you succeed in doing nothing, nothing was ever achieved.


Most people chase a path that does not lead to their goals in life.


Not all things with wings are meant to fly, take a sanitary napkin as an example.


Good is not the opposite of bad, it is the lack or absence of goodness which makes it not good.


A delicious food needs different contrasting ingredients to achieve its deliciousness. Same thing goes to the world; a world without contrast happenings is just so boring.


The sickness of humanity is that we make simple things too complicated and we simply things which are complicated.


Eating without satisfaction is like reading without comprehension.

Sometimes, religion makes me questions things which they convince me to believe before.


We are not afraid of breathtaking heights, we are actually afraid of the pain that it will cause in case we fall.


If Satan does rule the kingdom of hell, why will he punish those who committed terrible things and sins? Isn’t he supposed to reward them by making him proud?


Some people are unaware of the things that they are and might capable of doing of.


Regret which comes first is not actually called regret, it is called over thinking.


Why do people always need a turning point in their lives to set their life course in the right track? It is because you can’t do the right thing if you do not make a turn same thing happens when you are driving, right?


Not all pains needs to be endured; sometimes you just have to stop thinking that you are in pain.


Good things you did to yourself will vanish when you are gone, but the good things that you do to other people will forever remain and becomes your legacy.


There is no such thing as accidental happening, it happened because it has and needed to.


Our life is like an elevator, we are the only ones who can push ourselves down and pull ourselves up, no other people will.


You deserve a boring and extremely miserable if you listened to almost everyone who told you how to do and live it.


No one can stop you unless you stop yourself.


Our life is not limited; it is the things that we can do which is limited.


The more you counter things happening in your life the more sorrow and pain it is that you will receive. Let things happen on their own, let them flow naturally into the direction in wants to take.


You cannot reach the stars in the skies above but you can shine brightly with them.


Surviving is the exact equal opposite of living.


Nothing is more frightening than living your life without a purpose being served.


Time can’t heal the wounds, it can only help the mind and heart forget the pain of the wound but the wound itself will always be there.


Silence is more deafening than all the noises of the world combine.


You can’t win the lottery if you did not place your bet, likewise in life. You will not find out the result if you did not take the risk.


You will meet your fate no matter how hard you try to avoid it; it is not called faith for a reason.


All things run in a cycle, rain for an instance stays up high with the clouds but it needs to go down to the ground when earth needs it to. Once it came down, that’s the only time that it can go up once again.


Happiness lies on one’s ability to handle difficulties in life. Problems will always be there, it is what helps us to become a stronger individual.

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