Wisdom sayings also make for an interesting way to share who you are. I made myself a cement stepping stone that says, "The world's happiest folks aren't those who have most, but who need least." I had to shorten some words of Abraham Lincoln because I didn't have a lot of space. I've always liked short pithy things... like Lao-Tse's little zinger, "To be content with what one has is to be rich." Or Confucius': "Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated." Or one that I've seen attributed to numerous people, including Ghandi and St. Elizabeth Anne Seton, that's on my favourite poster in my dining room:
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