wise quotes

“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.”

“It is easier to be wise for others than for ourselves.”

“He who lives without folly isn't so wise as he thinks. ”

“A wise man does not chatter with one whose mind is sick. ”

“A wise doctor does not mutter incantations over a sore that needs the knife.”

“Wise thinkers prevail everywhere.”

“The wise man does not grow old, but ripens. ”

“It is from books that wise people derive consolation in the troubles of life.”

“I love all men who think, even those who think otherwise than myself.”

“ At times it is folly to hasten at other times, to delay. The wise do everything in its proper time. ”

Wise quotes - Let me embrace thee, sour adversity, for wise men say it is the wisest course.

“Let me embrace thee, sour adversity, for wise men say it is the wisest course.”