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Losing an illusion makes you wiser than finding a truth.
Why are people afraid of getting older? You feel wiser. You feel more mature. You feel like you know yourself better. You would trade that for softer skin? Not me!
We are wiser than we know.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I hope that five years and ten years from now, I'll be a better man, a more mature man, a wiser man, a more humble man and a more spirited man to serve the good of my people and the good of humanity.
If God is slow in answering your request, or if you ask but do not promptly receive anything, do not be upset, for you are not wiser than God.
Isaac of Nineveh
Don't get older just to get wiser. If you get older, you will be wiser, I believe that - if you dare. But get older because it's fun!
I love quotations because it is a joy to find thoughts one might have, beautifully expressed with much authority by someone recognized wiser than oneself.
Thinking well to be wise: planning well, wiser: doing well wisest and best of all.
As human beings we do change, grow, adapt, perhaps even learn and become wiser.
I feel more grounded and more settled than I ever have. I don't know whether that is to do with my spirituality or whether I'm wiser about life, but as you age you become more selective about what you listen to, devote your time to and who you hang out with.
Innocence always calls mutely for protection when we would be so much wiser to guard ourselves against it: innocence is like a dumb leper who has lost his bell, wandering the world, meaning no harm.
We're now seeing email that people thought they had deleted showing up as evidence in court. You can't erase email. As that becomes more commonly realized, people will be a little wiser about what they type.
He that composes himself is wiser than he that composes a book.
We become wiser by adversity; prosperity destroys our appreciation of the right.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
It were a real increase of human happiness, could all young men from the age of nineteen be covered under barrels, or rendered otherwise invisible; and there left to follow their lawful studies and callings, till they emerged, sadder and wiser, at the age of twenty-five.
Getting rid of a delusion makes us wiser than getting hold of a truth.
A man should never be ashamed to own that he has been in the wrong, which is but saying... that he is wiser today than yesterday.
As one grows older, one becomes wiser and more foolish.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
But Satan now is wiser than of yore, and tempts by making rich, not making poor.
Just because your voice reaches halfway around the world doesn't mean you are wiser than when it reached only to the end of the bar.
Edward R. Murrow
Animals, in their generation, are wiser than the sons of men; but their wisdom is confined to a few particulars, and lies in a very narrow compass.
Poetry is something to make us wiser and better, by continually revealing those types of beauty and truth, which God has set in all men's souls.
James Russell Lowell
Satan is wiser now than before, and tempts by making rich instead of poor.
Women are wiser than men because they know less and understand more.
Every nation whose affairs betray a want of wisdom and stability may calculate on every loss which can be sustained from the more systematic policy of its wiser neighbors.
John F. Kennedy
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