The highest wisdom is kindness.
~ The Gemara ~
A wise man never knows all,
only fools know everything
~ African Proverb ~
Wisdom begins at the end.
~ Daniel Webster ~
He is a hard man who is only just,
and a sad one who is only wise.
~ Voltaire ~
Knowledge studies others;
wisdom is self-known.
~ Lao Tzu ~
Without wisdom, knowledge is
more stupid than ignorance.
~ Source Unknown ~
Do not seek to follow
in the footsteps of the wise.
Seek what they sought.
~ Basho ~
Pain makes man think.
Thought makes man wise.
Wisdom makes life endurable.
~ John Patrick ~
The price of wisdom is eternal thought.
~ Frank Birch ~
In much wisdom is much grief; and he that
increaseth knowledge increaseth sorrow.
~ Bible ~
Time ripens all things; no man is born wise.
~ Miguel De Cervantes ~
True wisdom lies in gathering the precious things
out of each day as it goes by.
~ E. S. Bouton ~
Wisdom is knowing when to speak your mind
and when to mind your speech.
~ Evangel ~
The man who questions opinions is wise.
The man who quarrels with facts is a fool.
~ Frank Garbutt ~
Wisdom oft times consists
of knowing what to do next.
~ Herbert Clark Hoover ~
Wisdom is not wisdom when
it is derived from books alone.
~ Horace ~
This is the highest wisdom that I own;
freedom and life are earned by those
alone who conquer them each day anew.
~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe ~
The doors of wisdom are never shut.
~ Benjamin Franklin ~
Just as a cautious businessman avoids
investing all his capital in one concern,
so wisdom would probably admonish us also
not to anticipate all our happiness
from one quarter alone.
~ Sigmund Freud ~
By the time your life is finished,
you will have learned just enough
to begin it well.
~ Eleanor Marx ~
It is more easy to be wise
for others than for ourselves.
~ Francois De La Rochefoucauld ~
No matter how long he lives,
no man ever becomes as wise as
the average woman of forty-eight.
~ H. L. Mencken ~
They would need to be already wise,
in order to love wisdom.
~ Johann Friedrich Von Schiller ~
Wisdom is always an overmatch for strength.
~ Phaedrus ~
To be wise and love exceeds man’s might.
~ William Shakespeare ~
The heart of the wise man lies quiet like limpid water.
~ Camerounian Proverb ~
Wisdom is the supreme part of happiness.
~ Sophocles ~
It is not wise to be wiser than necessary.
~ Philippe Quinault ~
More wisdom is latent in things as they are
than in all the words men use.
~ Antoine De Saint-Exupery ~
Through wisdom is a house built; and by understanding
it is established;and by knowledge shall every room
be filled with precious and pleasant riches.
~ Bible ~
Wisdom and understanding can only become
the possession of individual men
by travelling the old road of observation,
attention, perseverance, and industry.
~ Samuel Smiles ~
A man never reaches that dizzy height of wisdom
that he can no longer be lead by the nose.
~ Mark Twain ~
Understanding the limitations of human beings
as well as understanding your own is
the beginning of true wisdom.
~ Source Unknown ~
Wisdom is the power to put our time and
our knowledge to the proper use.
~ Thomas J. Watson ~
If you wish to know the road up the mountain,
ask the man who goes back and forth on it.
~ Zenrin ~