wise quotes

“ 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.”

Wise quotes - Modest doubt is called the beacon of the wise.

“Modest doubt is called the beacon of the wise. ”

Wise quotes - Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.

“Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.”

“Death never takes the wise man by surprise, he is always ready to go.”

“Nothing is as dangerous as an ignorant friend; a wise enemy is to be preferred. ”

“I think the environment should be put in the category of our national security. Defense of our resources is just as important as defense abroad. Otherwise what is there to defend? ”

“The challenge is what was making it exciting. You don't want to do anything that's too easy or that you know that you can pull off, otherwise it's really not worth doing.”

“A house must be built on solid foundations if it is to last. The same principle applies to man, otherwise he too will sink back into the soft ground and becomes swallowed up by the world of illusion. ”

“My parent's divorce and hard times at school, all those things combined to mold me, to make me grow up quicker. And it gave me the drive to pursue my dreams that I wouldn't necessarily have had otherwise.”

“States should have the right to enact laws... particularly to end the inhumane practice of ending a life that otherwise could live. ”

“The wisest use of American strength is to advance freedom. ”