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Above all, I would not expect a wise race, at great expense, to set loose an army of self-replicating robots.
A wise woman puts a grain of sugar into everything she says to a man, and takes a grain of salt with everything he says to her.
Government is an evil; it is only the thoughtlessness and vices of men that make it a necessary evil. When all men are good and wise, government will of itself decay.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Wise to resolve, and patient to perform.
Poverty makes you sad as well as wise.
Pain makes man think. Thought makes man wise. Wisdom makes life endurable.
The lips of the wise are as the doors of a cabinet; no sooner are they opened, but treasures are poured out before thee.
Conservation means the wise use of the earth and its resources for the lasting good of men.
As a father, I believe that involving children in sports at a young age is generally, a wise proposition. I believe that healthy competition is... well... healthy; that sporting events foster a spirit of teamwork that far surpasses the events themselves; and that active participation keeps children moving and is good for their self-esteem.
Be as smart as you can, but remember that it is always better to be wise than to be smart.
Wise men, when in doubt whether to speak or to keep quiet, give themselves the benefit of the doubt, and remain silent.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
My idea is always to reach my generation. The wise writer writes for the youth of his own generation, the critics of the next, and the schoolmasters of ever afterward.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
It is impossible to love and to be wise.
A fool can throw a stone in a pond that 100 wise men can not get out.
The wise ones fashioned speech with their thought, sifting it as grain is sifted through a sieve.
When complaints are freely heard, deeply considered and speedily reformed, then is the utmost bound of civil liberty attained that wise men look for.
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.
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.
The wise does at once what the fool does at last.
It is only the enlightened ruler and the wise general who will use the highest intelligence of the army for the purposes of spying, and thereby they achieve great results.
If suffering brings wisdom, I would wish to be less wise.
William Butler Yeats
Knowledge is the treasure of a wise man.
It is a wise man who said that there is no greater inequality than the equal treatment of unequals.
For since the fabric of the universe is most perfect and the work of a most wise Creator, nothing at all takes place in the universe in which some rule of maximum or minimum does not appear.
John F. Kennedy
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