» To be satisfied with a little, is the greatest wisdom; and he that increaseth his riches, increaseth his cares; but a contented mind is a hidden treasure, and trouble findeth it not.
» Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.
» The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages are perpetuated by quotations.
» The doors of wisdom are never shut.
» To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.
» There is a wisdom of the head, and a wisdom of the heart.
» By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.
» Wisdom begins at the end.
» Wisdom is knowing what to do next; virtue is doing it.
» Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you'd have preferred to talk.
» Wisdom is the quality that keeps you from getting into situations where you need it.
» Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes every day; wisdom consists in not exceeding the limit.
» A prudent question is one-half of wisdom.
» Does wisdom perhaps appear on the earth as a raven which is inspired by the smell of carrion?
» We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future.
» All this worldly wisdom was once the unamiable heresy of some wise man.
» A man begins cutting his wisdom teeth the first time he bites off more than he can chew.
» The older I grow the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom.
» He dares to be a fool, and that is the first step in the direction of wisdom.
» The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
» Learning sleeps and snores in libraries, but wisdom is everywhere, wide awake, on tiptoe.
» Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another.
» Wisdom stands at the turn in the road and calls upon us publicly, but we consider it false and despise its adherents.
» In seeking wisdom thou art wise; in imagining that thou hast attained it - thou art a fool.
» No man was ever wise by chance.
» He who devotes sixteen hours a day to hard study may become at sixty as wise as he thought himself at twenty.
» The young man knows the rules, but the old man knows the exceptions.
» Turn your wounds into wisdom.
» Patience is the companion of wisdom.
» Common sense in an uncommon degree is what the world calls wisdom.
» When I can look life in the eyes, grown calm and very coldly wise, life will have given me the truth, and taken in exchange - my youth.
» Wisdom begins in wonder.
» The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
» Wisdom outweighs any wealth.
» Nine-tenths of wisdom is being wise in time.
» Some folks are wise and some are otherwise.
» Wisdom doesn't necessarily come with age. Sometimes age just shows up all by itself.
» Wisdom is a sacred communion.
» It requires wisdom to understand wisdom: the music is nothing if the audience is deaf.
» The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.
» It is astonishing with how little wisdom mankind can be governed, when that little wisdom is its own.
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