Motivational Weight Loss Quotes

Weight Loss Wisdom of the Wise

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These motivational weight loss quotes, together with dieting questions, answers and positive affirmations for weight loss success, are based on famous quotes about wisdom.

These wisdom quotes are still relevant today and can help us make wise dieting decisions for weight loss success.

Weight Loss Wisdom of the Wise is part 5 of 36 in our Great Minds Think Fit™ series for weight loss motivation.


Guest Motivators (in chronological order):

Their famous inspirational quotes are the answers to our questions about weight loss wisdom.

1. Confucius (551 BC - 479 BC) Chinese philosopher
2. Horace (65 BC - 8 BC) Roman lyric poet
3. Juvenal (late 1st - early 2nd century AD) Roman poet
4. Francis Bacon (1561 - 1626) English philosopher, statesman and author
5. Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749 - 1832) German poet, novelist and philosopher
6. Benjamin Disraeli (1804 - 1881) Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
7. Alfred Lord Tennyson (1809 - 1892) Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom
8. Henry David Thoreau (1817 - 1862) American author, poet and philosopher
9. George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950) Irish playwright, critic and political activist
10. Bertrand Russell (1872 - 1970) British philosopher, logician and pacifist

Motivational Weight Loss Quote and Question #0501
How can we perpetuate the weight loss wisdom of the wise?

Felicity: How can we perpetuate the weight loss wisdom of the wise?

Benjamin Disraeli: The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages are perpetuated by quotations.

Weight Loss Motivation: The weight loss wisdom of the wise and the dieting experience of the ages are perpetuated by weight loss motivational quotes.

Think Thin Affirmation: The weight loss wisdom of the wise and the dieting experience of the ages are perpetuated by me reading weight loss motivational quotes.

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Motivational Weight Loss Quote and Question #0502
What is the beginning of weight loss wisdom?

Felicity: What is the beginning of weight loss wisdom?

Bertrand Russell: To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.

Weight Loss Motivation: To conquer dieting fear is the beginning of weight loss wisdom.

Think Thin Affirmation: To conquer dieting fear is the beginning of my weight loss wisdom.

Dieting Fear
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Motivational Weight Loss Quote and Question #0503
Where is weight loss wisdom found?

Felicity: Where is weight loss wisdom found?

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe: Wisdom is found only in truth.

Weight Loss Motivation: Weight loss wisdom is found only in truth.

Think Thin Affirmation: My weight loss wisdom is found only in truth.

Wisdom and Truth
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Motivational Weight Loss Quote and Question #0504
Can we find weight loss wisdom in diet books?

Felicity: Can we find weight loss wisdom in diet books?

Horace: Wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from books alone.

Weight Loss Motivation: Weight loss wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from diet books alone.

Think Thin Affirmation: My weight loss wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from diet books alone.

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Motivational Weight Loss Quote and Question #0505
What is the difference between the knowledge we gain from diet books and weight loss wisdom?

Felicity: What is the difference between the knowledge we gain from diet books and weight loss wisdom?

Alfred Lord Tennyson: Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.

Weight Loss Motivation: Knowledge from diet books comes, but weight loss wisdom lingers.

Think Thin Affirmation: My knowledge from diet books comes, but my weight loss wisdom lingers.

Knowledge and Wisdom Quote
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Motivational Weight Loss Quote and Question #0506
Is it important for us to question the wisdom of a fad diet or weight loss supplement?

Felicity: Is it important for us to question the wisdom of a fad diet or weight loss supplement?

Francis Bacon: A prudent question is one-half of wisdom.

Weight Loss Motivation: A prudent question about a fad diet or weight loss supplement is one-half of weight loss wisdom.

Think Thin Affirmation: A prudent question about a fad diet or weight loss supplement is one-half of my weight loss wisdom.

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Motivational Weight Loss Quote and Question #0507
Is there any wisdom in crash diets?

Felicity: Is there any wisdom in crash diets?

Henry David Thoreau: It is a characteristic of wisdom not to do desperate things.

Weight Loss Motivation: It is a characteristic of weight loss wisdom not to do desperate things like crash diets.

Think Thin Affirmation: It is a characteristic of my weight loss wisdom for me not to do desperate things like crash diets.

Crash Diets Quote
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Motivational Weight Loss Quote and Question #0508
Are the foods found in nature ever contrary to weight loss wisdom?

Felicity: Are the foods found in nature ever contrary to weight loss wisdom?

Juvenal: Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another.

Weight Loss Motivation: Never does nature say one thing about natural foods and weight loss wisdom another.

Think Thin Affirmation: Never does nature say one thing to me about natural foods and weight loss wisdom another.

Natural Foods Quote
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Weight Loss Motivational Quote and Question #0509
Are we made wise by remembering our past weight gain?

Felicity: Are we made wise by remembering our past weight gain?

George Bernard Shaw: We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future.

Weight Loss Motivation: We are made wise not by the memories of our past weight gain, but by the responsibility for our future health and weight.

Think Thin Affirmation: I am made wise not by the memories of my past weight gain, but by the responsibility for my future health and weight.

Health and Weight Quote
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Weight Loss Motivational Quote and Question #0510
What qualities do we need in order to successfully lose weight?

Felicity: What qualities do we need in order to successfully lose weight?

Confucius: Wisdom, compassion, and courage are the three universally recognized moral qualities of men.

Weight Loss Motivation: Weight loss wisdom, compassion for others who are struggling with their weight and courage to change your life are the three universally recognized qualities of successful dieters.

Think Thin Affirmation: Weight loss wisdom, compassion for others who are struggling with their weight and courage to change my life are the three universally recognized qualities of successful dieters like me.

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