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Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool, a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.
Nine-tenths of wisdom is being wise in time.
A beautiful woman delights the eye; a wise woman, the understanding; a pure one, the soul.
True love is not a strong, fiery, impetuous passion. It is, on the contrary, an element calm and deep. It looks beyond mere externals, and is attracted by qualities alone. It is wise and discriminating, and its devotion is real and abiding.
Ellen G. White
Tell me I'm clever, Tell me I'm kind, Tell me I'm talented, Tell me I'm cute, Tell me I'm sensitive, Graceful and wise, Tell me I'm perfect - But tell me the truth.
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.
We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future.
George Bernard Shaw
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool.
From the errors of others, a wise man corrects his own.
The stupid neither forgive nor forget; the naive forgive and forget; the wise forgive but do not forget.
Listening is such a simple act. It requires us to be present, and that takes practice, but we don't have to do anything else. We don't have to advise, or coach, or sound wise. We just have to be willing to sit there and listen.
Margaret J. Wheatley
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.
Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise.
Be happy. It's one way of being wise.
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look further than you can see.
The foolish man conceives the idea of 'self.' The wise man sees there is no ground on which to build the idea of 'self;' thus, he has a right conception of the world and well concludes that all compounds amassed by sorrow will be dissolved again, but the truth will remain.
A smart man makes a mistake, learns from it, and never makes that mistake again. But a wise man finds a smart man and learns from him how to avoid the mistake altogether.
Roy H. Williams
A wise man makes his own decisions, an ignorant man follows the public opinion.
If you wish to succeed in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother, and hope your guardian genius.
Wisdom is the right use of knowledge. To know is not to be wise. Many men know a great deal, and are all the greater fools for it. There is no fool so great a fool as a knowing fool. But to know how to use knowledge is to have wisdom.
A hero is born among a hundred, a wise man is found among a thousand, but an accomplished one might not be found even among a hundred thousand men.
A wise woman wishes to be no one's enemy; a wise woman refuses to be anyone's victim.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
C. S. Lewis
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