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I always prayed that God would give me the wisdom and the vision to do the things on this earth that I was supposed to do to express His life and love and His will.
Billy Ray Cyrus
I haven't any wisdom - just a child like everybody else. I'm not as great as Frank Lloyd Wright.
Success is a wonderful thing, but it tends not to be the sort of experience that we learn from. We enjoy it; perhaps we even deserve it. But we don't acquire wisdom from it.
It's very hard to know what wisdom is.
Without wisdom, the future has no meaning, no valuable purpose.
My mother is a great source of advice and wisdom and consolation for me.
Once I turned 35, I got the bonus of some wisdom and began to accept life on its own terms.
Now our founding fathers had the wisdom to know that social acceptance and popularity were fleeing, and that this country's principles needed to be rooted in strengths greater than the passions and the emotions of the times.
Knowledge is marvelous, but wisdom is even better.
Kay Redfield Jamison
Wisdom is knowing when you can't be wise.
Putting is like wisdom - partly a natural gift and partly the accumulation of experience.
Education makes us more stupid than the brutes. A thousand voices call to us on every hand, but our ears are stopped with wisdom.
Much of the wisdom of one age, is the folly of the next.
Your art kind of changes as you get older, by nature of the fact that you're hopefully gaining wisdom and you're starting to watch things with a better overview.
Focus on the mind and the soul. Read. Study. Enrol in a course of lectures. Pray. Become a member of a religious congregation. Study the Bible or other ancient works of wisdom.
Spending two years on my uncle's ranch in Montana as a young man gave me the wisdom and the thrust to do westerns.
Surely, God on high has not refused to give us enough wisdom to find ways to bring us an improvement in relations between the two great nations on earth.
Protection, as we use the word in Buddhism, is actually wisdom, it's insight. Protection is seeing and knowing deeply that all things in our experience arise due to causes, due to conditions coming together in a certain way.
Peace is a fragile thing. It takes courage to secure it. It takes wisdom to maintain it.
The seven wise men of Greece, so famous for their wisdom all the world over, acquired all that fame, each of them, by a single sentence consisting of two or three words.
Wisdom too often never comes, and so one ought not to reject it merely because it comes late.
Wisdom and goodness are twin-born, one heart must hold both sisters, never seen apart.
William Dean Howells
Theology in general seems to me a substitution of human ingenuity for divine wisdom.
Julia Ward Howe
Now it is time to turn to an older wisdom that, while respecting material comfort and security as a basic right of all, also recognises that many of the most valuable things in life cannot be measured.
Michael D. Higgins
As far as feeling freedom in my career now versus five years ago... I think if I feel any more free it's simply because of the experiences that I've had, and the wisdom I've accumulated from that time.
Mary Chapin Carpenter
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
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