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Quotes And Sayings About Wisdom

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Our experience is composed rather of illusions that of wisdom acquired.
~By Joseph Roux ~


Our happiness depends on wisdom all the way.
~By Sophocles ~


Knowledge shrinks as wisdom grows.
~By Alfred North Whitehead ~


Peace is a fragile thing. It takes courage to secure it. It takes wisdom to maintain it.
~By Jenny Shipley ~


Knowledge is going to make you stronger. Knowledge is going to let you control your life. Knowledge is going to give you the wisdom to teach their children. Knowledge is the thing that makes you smile in the face of disaster.
~By Avery Brooks ~


Wisdom not only gets, but once got, retains.
~By Francis Quarles ~


I have studied many philosophers and many cats. The wisdom of cats is infinitely superior.
~By Hippolyte Taine ~


The wisdom of the wise, and the experience of ages, may be preserved by quotation.
~By Isaac D'Israeli ~


The older I get the more wisdom I find in the ancient rule of taking first things first. A process which often reduces the most complex human problem to a manageable proportion.
~By Dwight D. Eisenhower ~


As far as feeling freedom in my career now versus five years ago... I think if I feel any more free it's simply because of the experiences that I've had, and the wisdom I've accumulated from that time.
~By Mary Chapin Carpenter ~


Wisdom is not acquired save as the result of investigation.
~By Sara Teasdale ~


Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.
~By Epicurus ~


People always blame the girl; she should have said no. A monosyllable, but conventional wisdom has always been that boys can't manage it.
~By Anna Quindlen ~


The truest greatness lies in being kind, the truest wisdom in a happy mind.
~By Ella Wheeler Wilcox ~


This is perhaps the most profound meaning of the book of Job, the best example of wisdom.
~By Paul Ricoeur ~


The marvel of the Bhagavad-Gita is its truly beautiful revelation of life's wisdom which enables philosophy to blossom into religion.
~By Herman Hesse ~


Novels are the Socratic dialogues of our time. Practical wisdom fled from school wisdom into this liberal form.
~By Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel ~


Without wisdom, the future has no meaning, no valuable purpose.
~By Herbie Hancock ~


We learned in World War II that no single nation holds a monopoly on wisdom, morality or right to power, but that we must fight for the weak and promote democracy.
~By Joe Baca ~


My past is my wisdom to use today... my future is my wisdom yet to experience. Be in the present because that is where life resides.
~By Gene Oliver ~


You can practice to attain knowledge, but you can't practice to attain wisdom.
~By Herbie Hancock ~


Your art kind of changes as you get older, by nature of the fact that you're hopefully gaining wisdom and you're starting to watch things with a better overview.
~By Sheryl Crow ~


There is a difference between happiness and wisdom: he that thinks himself the happiest man is really so; but he that thinks himself the wisest is generally the greatest fool.
~By Francis Bacon ~


Your aim will be knowledge and wisdom, not the reflected glamour of fame.
~By Abbott L. Lowell ~


Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.
~By Theodore Isaac Rubin ~


The doors of wisdom are never shut.
~By Benjamin Franklin ~


This land, which we have watered with our tears and our blood, is now our mother country, and we are well satisfied to stay where wisdom abounds and gospel is free.
~By Richard V. Allen ~


Counsel woven into the fabric of real life is wisdom.
~By Walter Benjamin ~


Discipline is wisdom and vice versa.
~By M. Scott Peck ~


Words of wisdom are spoken by children at least as often as scientists.
~By James Newman ~


Unhappy is that Grandeur which makes us too great to be good; and that Wit which sets us at a distance from true Wisdom.
~By Mary Astell ~


A short saying often contains much wisdom.
~By Sophocles ~


Wisdom is knowing when you can't be wise.
~By Paul Engle ~


Wisdom lies neither in fixity nor in change, but in the dialectic between the two.
~By Octavio Paz ~


What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness?
~By Jean-Jacques Rousseau ~


Not by age but by capacity is wisdom acquired.
~By Titus Maccius Plautus ~


Writing is no dying art form in America because most published writers here accept the wisdom and the necessity of encouraging the talent that follows in their footsteps.
~By Elizabeth George ~


All human wisdom works and has worries and grief as reward.
~By Johann G. Hamann ~


Has fortune dealt you some bad cards. Then let wisdom make you a good gamester.
~By Francis Quarles ~


The extreme limit of wisdom, that's what the public calls madness.
~By Jean Cocteau ~


Old myths, old gods, old heroes have never died. They are only sleeping at the bottom of our mind, waiting for our call. We have need for them. They represent the wisdom of our race.
~By Stanley Kunitz ~


Mistakes are the usual bridge between inexperience and wisdom.
~By Phyllis Theroux ~


There is more wisdom in your body than in your deepest philosophy.
~By Friedrich Nietzsche ~


Wisdom is knowledge which has become a part of one's being.
~By Orison Swett Marden ~


No man is the wiser for his learning; it may administer matter to work in, or objects to work upon; but wit and wisdom are born with a man.
~By John Selden ~


The man who makes everything that leads to happiness depends upon himself, and not upon other men, has adopted the very best plan for living happily. This is the man of moderation, the man of manly character and of wisdom.
~By Plato ~


This fear of the Lord is indeed the beginning of wisdom. This consciousness of sin is the straight pathway to heaven.
~By Joseph Barber Lightfoot ~


I will give you a definition of a proud man: he is a man who has neither vanity nor wisdom one filled with hatreds cannot be vain, neither can he be wise.
~By John Keats ~


I always told, Sandra Bullock was my student when she was younger, I always told her it's important that we hold on to our insecurity, the wisdom of insecurity.
~By Sally Kirkland ~


We don't receive wisdom; we must discover it for ourselves after a journey that no one can take for us or spare us.
~By Marcel Proust ~


We have heeded no wisdom offering guidance.
~By Dora Russell ~


Beauty, the eternal Spouse of the Wisdom of God and Angel of his Presence thru' all creation.
~By Robert Bridges ~


Enraging liberals is simply one of the more enjoyable side effects of my wisdom.
~By Rush Limbaugh ~


Wisdom alone is true ambition's aim, wisdom the source of virtue, and of fame, obtained with labour, for mankind employed, and then, when most you share it, best enjoyed.
~By William Whitehead ~


Great wisdom is generous; petty wisdom is contentious. Great speech is impassioned, small speech cantankerous.
~By Zhuang Zi ~


I find that to be a fool as to worldly wisdom, and to commit my cause to God, not fearing to offend men, who take offence at the simplicity of truth, is the only way to remain unmoved at the sentiments of others.
~By John Woolman ~


Animals, in their generation, are wiser than the sons of men; but their wisdom is confined to a few particulars, and lies in a very narrow compass.
~By Joseph Addison ~


The doorstep to the temple of wisdom is a knowledge of our own ignorance.
~By Benjamin Franklin ~


The only medicine for suffering, crime, and all other woes of mankind, is wisdom. Teach a man to read and write, and you have put into his hands the great keys of the wisdom box. But it is quite another thing to open the box.
~By Thomas Huxley ~


Wisdom begins in wonder.
~By Socrates ~


To suppose more than one supreme Source of infinite wisdom, power, and all perfections, is to assert that there is no supreme Being in existence.
~By Adam Clarke ~


The plan was criticized by some retired military officers embedded in TV studios. But with every advance by our coalition forces, the wisdom of that plan becomes more apparent.
~By Dick Cheney ~


This, and this alone, is Christianity, a universal holiness in every part of life, a heavenly wisdom in all our actions, not conforming to the spirit and temper of the world but turning all worldly enjoyments into means of piety and devotion to God.
~By William Law ~


In wisdom gathered over time I have found that every experience is a form of exploration.
~By Ansel Adams ~


Wisdom has never made a bigot, but learning has.
~By Josh Billings ~


However glorious an action in itself, it ought not to pass for great if it be not the effect of wisdom and intention.
~By Francois de La Rochefoucauld ~


If I don't have wisdom, I can teach you only ignorance.
~By Leo Buscaglia ~


Mainstream media tend to just mouth the conventional wisdom, to see everything through the filter of right and left.
~By Arianna Huffington ~


In science, as in art, and, as I believe, in every other sphere of human activity, there may be wisdom in a multitude of counsellors, but it is only in one or two of them.
~By Thomas Huxley ~


Great wisdom is generous; petty wisdom is contentious.
~By Zhuangzi ~


I've led a school whose faculty and students examine and discuss and debate every aspect of our law and legal system. And what I've learned most is that no one has a monopoly on truth or wisdom. I've learned that we make progress by listening to each other, across every apparent political or ideological divide.
~By Elena Kagan ~


In the frank expression of conflicting opinions lies the greatest promise of wisdom in governmental action.
~By Louis D. Brandeis ~


After all my possessions had been burned, God gave me the wisdom to return to Jerusalem.
~By Shmuel Y. Agnon ~


Second, this epic tale allows the audience to actually listen to the Native Americans and receive their wisdom. Spielberg conveys the respect for Native Americans that is normally lacking in Western films.
~By Beau Bridges ~


Wisdom finds its literary expression in wisdom literature.
~By Paul Ricoeur ~


Wisdom sails with wind and time.
~By John Florio ~


Rightly defined philosophy is simply the love of wisdom.
~By Marcus Tullius Cicero ~


What is all wisdom save a collection of platitudes?
~By Norman Douglas ~


Many spiritual teachers - in Buddhism, in Islam - have talked about first-hand experience of the world as an important part of the path to wisdom, to enlightenment.
~By Bell Hooks ~


Patience is the companion of wisdom.
~By Saint Augustine ~


Strength and wisdom are not opposing values.
~By William J. Clinton ~


A loving heart is the truest wisdom.
~By Charles Dickens ~


Lessons of wisdom have the most power over us when they capture the heart through the groundwork of a story, which engages the passions.
~By Laurence Sterne ~


To know one's self is wisdom, but not to know one's neighbors is genius.
~By Minna Antrim ~


Doubt is the vestibule through which all must pass before they can enter into the temple of wisdom.
~By Charles Caleb Colton ~


Every speaker has a mouth; An arrangement rather neat. Sometimes it's filled with wisdom. Sometimes it's filled with feet.
~By Robert Orben ~


This is the highest wisdom that I own; freedom and life are earned by those alone who conquer them each day anew.
~By Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~


Wisdom consists of the anticipation of consequences.
~By Norman Cousins ~


And I pray thee, loving Jesus, that as Thou hast graciously given me to drink in with delight the words of Thy knowledge, so Thou wouldst mercifully grant me to attain one day to Thee, the fountain of all wisdom and to appear forever before Thy face.
~By Venerable Bede ~


The attempt to combine wisdom and power has only rarely been successful and then only for a short while.
~By Albert Einstein ~


Not engaging in ignorance is wisdom.
~By Bodhidharma ~


Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.
~By Lao Tzu ~


To know how to grow old is the master work of wisdom, and one of the most difficult chapters in the great art of living.
~By Herman Melville ~


I decided that it was not wisdom that enabled poets to write their poetry, but a kind of instinct or inspiration, such as you find in seers and prophets who deliver all their sublime messages without knowing in the least what they mean.
~By Socrates ~


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


Remembering is painful, it's difficult, but it can be inspiring and it can give wisdom.
~By Paul Greengrass ~


Cleverness is not wisdom.
~By Euripides ~


The hours of folly are measured by the clock; but of wisdom, no clock can measure.
~By William Blake ~


Wisdom is the right use of knowledge. To know is not to be wise. Many men know a great deal, and are all the greater fools for it. There is no fool so great a fool as a knowing fool. But to know how to use knowledge is to have wisdom.
~By Charles Spurgeon ~


Science is always discovering odd scraps of magical wisdom and making a tremendous fuss about its cleverness.
~By Aleister Crowley ~

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