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Among mortals second thoughts are wisest.
Be sure your wisest words are those you do not say.
Robert W. Service
There is this difference between happiness and wisdom: he that thinks himself the happiest man, really is so; but he that thinks himself the wisest, is generally the greatest fool.
Charles Caleb Colton
The wisest mind has something yet to learn.
The wisest use of American strength is to advance freedom.
George W. Bush
The wisest prophets make sure of the event first.
The wisest rule in investment is: when others are selling, buy. When others are buying, sell. Usually, of course, we do the opposite. When everyone else is buying, we assume they know something we don't, so we buy. Then people start selling, panic sets in, and we sell too.
I've met the Dalai Lama briefly, but I would probably say my grandfather was the wisest person I ever met. He was my mother's father, an Indian, a family doctor, and very unlike me in that he was deeply religious.
Not every truth is the better for showing its face undisguised; and often silence is the wisest thing for a man to heed.
The wisest man I ever knew in my whole life could not read or write.
Even the weakest disputant is made so conceited by what he calls religion, as to think himself wiser than the wisest who think differently from him.
Walter Savage Landor
Same-sex marriage is not the final nail in the coffin for traditional marriage. It is just another road sign toward the substitution of government for God. Every moral discussion now pits the wisest moral arbiters among us - the Supreme Court, President Obama - against traditional religion.
The philosophy of the wisest man that ever existed, is mainly derived from the act of introspection.
And to say that society ought to be governed by the opinion of the wisest and best, though true, is useless. Whose opinion is to decide who are the wisest and best?
Thomas Babington Macaulay
In a movie we try to deceive. In theaters, as they say, the deceived are the wisest.
The public is wiser than the wisest critic.
The days that are still to come are the wisest witnesses.
A shepherd, in whom the spirit of God works, is more highly esteemed before God than the wisest and most potent in self-wit, without the divine dominion.
It is the unbroken testimony of all history that alcoholic liquors have been used by the strongest, wisest, handsomest, and in every way best races of all times.
The wisest advice I ever received regarding the kitchen came from my mother: 'Do the dishes while you're cooking.'
Remember that the greatest fool in the world may ask more than the wisest man can answer.
Bryant H. McGill
The wisest of the wise may err.
My mother is probably the wisest person I've ever known. She's not schooled, she's not well read. But she has a philosophy of life that makes well-read people seem like morons.
Every man is wise when attacked by a mad dog; fewer when pursued by a mad woman; only the wisest survive when attacked by a mad notion.
On the way back from Mumbai to go meet with President Xi in China, I stopped in Singapore to meet with a guy named Lee Kuan Yew, who most foreign policy experts around the world say is the wisest man in the Orient.
John F. Kennedy
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