Why "Words of Wisdom" are so important for us?
The quotes are often from eminent personalities or cultural sayings. Imagine gaining vast knowledge accumulated over a lifetime in a few words. Such words help you understand the related concept much better by conveying the crux in limited words that are you can relate with and that are hard to forget.
The becoming of YOU involves a series of actions. Your understanding of things and your thoughts lead to those actions. Most of the times, all you need are wonderful thoughts and inspirational words.
Wisdom is the fodder for your brain that will make you want to delve deeper into the unknown. Reading and understanding great people, sayings and cultures definitely widens your perspective as an individual.