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A wise woman wishes to be no one's enemy; a wise woman refuses to be anyone's victim.
A wise man makes his own decisions, an ignorant man follows the public opinion.
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 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 single conversation across the table with a wise man is better than ten years mere study of books.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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.
The wise are instructed by reason, average minds by experience, the stupid by necessity and the brute by instinct.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Study how water flows in a valley stream, smoothly and freely between the rocks. Also learn from holy books and wise people. Everything - even mountains, rivers, plants and trees - should be your teacher.
Is there anyone so wise as to learn by the experience of others?
Wise sayings often fall on barren ground, but a kind word is never thrown away.
A wise man never loses anything, if he has himself.
Michel de Montaigne
The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of his wisdom but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind.
The wise man doesn't give the right answers, he poses the right questions.
Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy the mad daughter of a wise mother. These daughters have too long dominated the earth.
For this is the mark of a wise and upright man, not to rail against the gods in misfortune.
A wise man should consider that health is the greatest of human blessings, and learn how by his own thought to derive benefit from his illnesses.
The intellect of the wise is like glass; it admits the light of heaven and reflects it.
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
A smart man only believes half of what he hears, a wise man knows which half.
Neither a wise man nor a brave man lies down on the tracks of history to wait for the train of the future to run over him.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Who is wise in love, love most, say least.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
It is a wise father that knows his own child.
No man is so foolish but he may sometimes give another good counsel, and no man so wise that he may not easily err if he takes no other counsel than his own. He that is taught only by himself has a fool for a master.
Hunter S. Thompson
To make no mistakes is not in the power of man; but from their errors and mistakes the wise and good learn wisdom for the future.
He was a wise man who invented beer.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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