Collection of Wise Words

Pelajarilah ilmu, dan untuk belajar ilmu itu lakukanlah dengan ketenangan dan pelan-pelan serta dengan sikap rendah hati terhadap orang yang mengajarkan ilmu kepada kamu. (Imam Al-Ghazali).
Good ideas are not accepted automatically. They must be driven into practice with patience.(Admiral Hyman Richover)
Don’t expect your reader to accept a piece of writing that you wouldn’t accept yourself (Donald H. Ross)
Writing must be a labor of love or it is not writing (Hemmingway)
What gets my interest is the sense that a writer is speaking honestly and fully of what he knows well (Wendell Berry)

Good writers are sticklers for continuity. They never allow themselves to write a sentence that is not manifestly connected to the ones immediately following it. They want their prose to flow, and they know that this is the only way to achieve that beautiful affect. (Trimble)

Nothing in life is easy. But that’s no reason to give up. You’ll be surprised what you can accomplish if you set your mind into it. After all, you only have one life, so you should try to make the most of it. (‘Holes’, a novel by Louis Sachar)

To be nobody-but-yourself- in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else – means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting. (E.E. Cummings)

The greatest crime in the world is not developing your potential. When you do what you have, and the best will come back to you (Roger Williams)
Give the world the best that you have, and the best will come back to you (Madeline Bridges)
It’s easy to have faith in yourself when you are a winner, when you’re number one. What you’ve got to have is faith when you’re not a winner. (Vince Lombart)
Don’t care of what others think of what you do; but care very much about what you think you do (St. Frances De Sales)
You’re a proficient in a language to the extent when you make it your own, bend it to your will, assert yourself rather than simply submit to the dictates of its form (H. G. Widdowson, Jakarta post, May 6, 2007).
Di antara tanda ke-Islam-an seseorang ialah meninggalkan perkara yang tidak berguna baginya (H. R. Tarmidzi)
Ilmu, amal dan ibadah adalah kunci sukses dunia dan akhirat (Imam Al- Ghazali)

Author: Syayid

Syayid Sandi Sukandi is a person who is just like you. He loves to meet new people. He likes to learn new things and opens his horizon to understand how this world works. He is happy to help you when he can. His personal blog is Sparkling Silent Silhouette ( He can be contacted at e-mails: or He has a YouTube channel @Mr.Syayid's Corner. He is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. You may follow and subscribe to his creativity and works there. Enjoy different perspective and insightful ideas!

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