wise quotes

“It is unwise to be too sure of one's own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err.”

“The wise are wise only because they love. The fool are fools only because they think they can understand love.”

“Every generation imagines itself to be more intelligent than the one that went before it, and wiser than the one that comes after it.”

“Contrariwise, if it was so, it might be; and if it were so, it would be; but as it isn't, it ain't. That's logic.”

“Dogs are wise. They crawl away into a quiet corner and lick their wounds and do not rejoin the world until they are whole once more.”

“Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.”

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“When you are winning a war almost everything that happens can be claimed to be right and wise.”

“Democracy cannot succeed unless those who express their choice are prepared to choose wisely. The real safeguard of democracy, therefore, is education.”

“To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life; foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent.”

“Even death is not to be feared by one who has lived wisely.”

“To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.”

“The wise ones fashioned speech with their thought, sifting it as grain is sifted through a sieve.”

“Who then is free? The wise man who can command himself.”

“Luxury must be comfortable, otherwise it is not luxury. ”

“Ten soldiers wisely led will beat a hundred without a head. ”

“The best and safest thing is to keep a balance in your life, acknowledge the great powers around us and in us. If you can do that, and live that way, you are really a wise man. ”

“Events will take their course, it is no good of being angry at them; he is happiest who wisely turns them to the best account.”

“Among mortals second thoughts are wisest. ”

“Some wisdom you must learn from one who's wise. ”

“He was a wise man who originated the idea of God.”

“ A wise woman never yields by appointment. It should always be an unforeseen happiness.”

“A wise man is superior to any insults which can be put upon him, and the best reply to unseemly behavior is patience and moderation. ”

“Perfect reason flees all extremity, and leads one to be wise with sobriety.”

“The wise are instructed by reason, average minds by experience, the stupid by necessity and the brute by instinct. ”

“Nobody can give you wiser advice than yourself.”

“So near is falsehood to truth that a wise man would do well not to trust himself on the narrow edge.”

“Better be wise by the misfortunes of others than by your own.”

“As one grows older, one becomes wiser and more foolish. ”

“It is great folly to wish to be wise all alone.”

“It's the height of folly to want to be the only wise one.”