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When I was a boy, my own dad told me in a smiling and wistful way that it's a wise man that knows his own father.
Young men are apt to think themselves wise enough, as drunken men are apt to think themselves sober enough.
Philip Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield
Your dear baby has died innocent and blameless, and has been called away by an all wise and merciful Creator, most probably from a life to misery and misfortune, and most certainly to one of happiness and bliss.
I have always observed that to succeed in the world one should appear like a fool but be wise.
Charles de Secondat
When it comes to Chinese food I have always operated under the policy that the less known about the preparation the better. A wise diner who is invited to visit the kitchen replies by saying, as politely as possible, that he has a pressing engagement elsewhere.
The only things standing between you and the compassionate, wise, and creative person you want to be are matters of choice. Your choice. No one can occupy your generosity except you.
I think if I did something in the pop world right now, it would be for Rihanna. I'd love to do something production wise for her.
There's a certain type of character that you can't help but come in contact with growing up and living in Brooklyn and Long Island. A certain mixture of moxie, heart, and a wise guy sense of humor.
I've always said that at the end of the day, on a legal issue, I think a wise old woman and a wise old man are going to reach the same conclusion.
Sandra Day O'Connor
We may simply not be wise enough to do some of the kinds of engineering things that people are talking about doing.
A man only becomes wise when he begins to calculate the approximate depth of his ignorance.
Gian Carlo Menotti
When the world lacks muscular and wise American leadership, it devolves into total chaos, which, in turn, produces unspeakable evils.
The lips of the wise are as the doors of a cabinet; no sooner are they opened, but treasures are poured out before thee.
There is one safeguard known generally to the wise, which is an advantage and security to all, but especially to democracies as against despots - suspicion.
I wish the government and the Minister of Justice would address these legal and constitutional arguments, but they refuse to. They want Canadians to go blindly into their brave new world, but it is not wise for a society to move blindly in any direction.
Any fool can say he is wise but only someone wise can admit he is a fool.
Wise men argue causes; fools decide them.
Whatever the immediate gains and losses, the dangers to our safety arising from political suppression are always greater than the dangers to the safety resulting from political freedom. Suppression is always foolish. Freedom is always wise.
He whose wisdom cannot help him, gets no good from being wise.
I'm not really wise. But I can be cranky.
You're a wise person if you can easily direct your attention to what ever needs it.
Though lust do masque in ne'er so strange disguise she's oft found witty, but is never wise.
'Tis better to be fortunate than wise.
The skilful employer of men will employ the wise man, the brave man, the covetous man, and the stupid man.
My dad is such a good man. You know how when you are a child you think your dad is invincible? Well, I still think that - he is so wise and everything I do I ask my dad's advice about first.
Leonardo da Vinci
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