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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
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.
No man was ever wise by chance.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
I was wise enough to never grow up while fooling most people into believing I had.
A wise woman recognizes when her life is out of balance and summons the courage to act to correct it, she knows the meaning of true generosity, happiness is the reward for a life lived in harmony, with a courage and grace.
The wise does at once what the fool does at last.
A wise man should have money in his head, but not in his heart.
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.
Better be wise by the misfortunes of others than by your own.
A smart man only believes half of what he hears, a wise man knows which half.
A wise ruler ought never to keep faith when by doing so it would be against his interests.
The wise man does not grow old, but ripens.
A fool sees not the same tree that a wise man sees.
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.
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
I do not believe that sheer suffering teaches. If suffering alone taught, all the world would be wise, since everyone suffers. To suffering must be added mourning, understanding, patience, love, openness and the willingness to remain vulnerable.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Wise sayings often fall on barren ground, but a kind word is never thrown away.
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.
In our friendships we have to be wise that we choose godly people to be our friends. Somebody might say, well does that mean that you should never have a lost person as your friend? No, I wouldn't say that. But you can't have the same intimacy with a lost person that you can with a godly person in whom the Holy Spirit is living.
Dogs are wise. They crawl away into a quiet corner and lick their wounds and do not rejoin the world until they are whole once more.
Ignorant people see life as either existence or non-existence, but wise men see it beyond both existence and non-existence to something that transcends them both; this is an observation of the Middle Way.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Suppose that we are wise enough to learn and know - and yet not wise enough to control our learning and knowledge, so that we use it to destroy ourselves? Even if that is so, knowledge remains better than ignorance.
It is from books that wise people derive consolation in the troubles of life.
Education, n.: That which discloses to the wise and disguises from the foolish their lack of understanding.
Silence is foolish if we are wise, but wise if we are foolish.
Charles Caleb Colton
It's not wise to violate rules until you know how to observe them.
T. S. Eliot
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.
The intellect of the wise is like glass; it admits the light of heaven and reflects it.
The fool who persists in his folly will become wise.
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