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Words of Wisdom

Wisdom and knowledge shall be the stability of your times. Bible

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

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

The beginning of wisdom is to desire it. Ibn Gabirol

There is a time when a man distinguishes the idea of felicity from the idea of wealth; it is the beginning of wisdom. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Wisdom comes by disillusionment. George Santayana

Some folks are wise and some otherwise. Josh Billings

Life is a festival only to the wise. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Wise people, even though all laws were abolished, would still lead the same life. Aristophanes

To be wise and love exceeds man's might. William Shakespeare

Blessed is the man who finds wisdom, the man who gains understanding, for she is more profitable than silver and yields better returns than gold. She is more precious than rubies; nothing you desire can compare with her. [Proverbs 3:13-15] Bible

It seems to me that, in every culture, I come across a chapter headed ''Wisdom.'' And then I know exactly what is going to follow: ''Vanity of vanities, all is vanity.'' Ludwig Wittgenstein

Good people are good because they've come to wisdom through failure. We get very little wisdom from success, you know. William Saroyan

The wise person has long ears and a short tongue. German Proverb

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. Francis Bacon

You can buy education, but wisdom is a gift from God. Anonymous

A wise man is he who does not grieve for the thing which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has. Epictetus

A single conversation across the table with a wise man is worth a month's study of books. Chinese Proverb

Some men are wise, and some are otherwise. Tobias G. Smollett

Wisdom is better than weapons of war. [9:18b, Ecclesiastes] Bible

Nine-tenths of wisdom consists in being wise in time. Theodore Roosevelt

Wisdom begins at the end. Daniel Webster

Though wisdom cannot be gotten for gold, still less can be gotten without it. Samuel Butler

Wisdom Words About Knowledge

Knowledge rests not upon truth alone, but upon error also. Carl Jung

I see men ordinarily more eager to discover a reason for things than to find out whether the things are so. Michel Eyquem De Montaigne

No matter what happens, there's always somebody who knew it would. Lonny Starr

There are only two kinds of people who are really fascinating --people who know absolutely everything, and people who know absolutely nothing. Oscar Wilde

The tree of knowledge is not the tree of life! And yet can we cast out of our spirits all the good or evil poured into them by so many learned generations? Ignorance cannot be learned. Gerard De Nerval

One thing only I know, and that is that I know nothing. Socrates

Many people think of knowledge as money, They would like knowledge, but do not want to face the perseverance and self-denial that goes into the acquisition of it. John Morely

Knowledge is proud that it knows so much; Wisdom is humble that it knows no more. William Cowper

Without knowledge, life is not more than the shadow of death. MoliFre

You can't know too much, but you can say too much. Calvin Coolidge

Be curious always! For knowledge will not acquire you: you must acquire it. Sudie Back