Common Sense Quotes
Common sense is having sound judgement, or some would say
having practical life experiences. Let these common sense quotes
give you thoughts of what others think about it.
"When unsure how to solve a problem,
use your common sense."
"I am not saying that being educated is of no value, what I am saying
is that many times experience brings common sense which is something
that just reading a book or studying does not give you."
Catherine Pulsifer, Showing Common Sense
A house is built by wisdom and becomes strong through good sense.
Proverbs 24:3 (NLT)
"Yes, I have doubted. I have wandererd off the path. I have been lost.
But I always returned. It is beyond the logic I seek.
It is intuitive - an intrinsic, built-in sense of direction. I seem
to find my way home. My faith has wavered but has saved me."
"Sometimes the way objections are phrased can put people in a
defensive mood. But if the rejection is based on good sense and is put
forward in a positive manner you would be surprised to the reaction you get."
"Common sense is instinct, and enough of it is genius."
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"An intellectual? Yes. And never deny it. An intellectual is someone whose
mind watches itself. I like this, because I am happy to be both halves,
the watcher and the watched. 'Can they be brought together?'
This is a practical question. We must get down to it. 'I despise intelligence'
really means: 'I cannot bear my doubts.'"
"There is more logic in humor than in anything else. Because, you see,
humor is truth."
"Practical wisdom is only to be learned in the school of experience.
Precepts and instruction are useful so far as they go, but, without the
discipline of real life, they remain of the nature of theory only."
"Employers sometimes think that younger people are more adaptable,
learn more quickly and have more energy to dedicate to work,
but they also recognise that older workers are often more committed,
more reliable, and have wisdom and common sense."
John Lees, How To Get A Job You Love
"Emotional stability is necessary for rational thinking and physical health.
Feelings of happiness, love, gratitude, compassion, self-respect, security,
self-reliance and self-confidence, and satisfaction are wholesome and
Roy Eugene Davis, How to Use Your Creative Imagination
"Common sense is genius in homespun."
Alfred North Whitehead
"Common sense is very uncommon."
"Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing,
moving at different speeds. A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing."
"Common sense is the knack of seeing things as they are,
and doing things as they ought to be done."
To Do It Is Common Sense |
"Nothing is more fairly distributed than common sense;
no one thinks he needs more of it than he already had."
"All truth, in the long run, is only common sense clarified."
Thomas H. Huxley
"Seek advice but use your own common sense."
"Common sense is perhaps the most equally divided,
but surely the most underemployed, talent in the world."
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"Common sense and nature will do a lot to make the pilgrimage
of life not too difficult."
W. Somerset Maugham
"No one tests the depth of a river with both feet."
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"The real truth is that each one of us gives events power by simply
reacting to them. Some of these reactions call for a series of negative
emotions and it is the release of negative emotions that continue
to be compounded if we let them overtake common sense and practicality."
To Live More
"If the grass is greener on the other side itís probably getting better care.
Success is a matter of sticking to a set of common sense principles
anyone can master."
"Common sense if of paramount importance in business and customer service."
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