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Wisdom makes a slow defense against trouble, though a sure one in the end.
– Oliver Goldsmith
Wisdom not only gets, but once got, retains.
– Francis Quarles
Wisdom oft lurks beneath a tattered coat.
– Caecilius Statius
Wisdom oft times consists of knowing what to do next.
– Herbert Hoover
Wisdom outweighs any wealth.
– Sophocles
Wisdom sets bounds even to knowledge.
– Friedrich Nietzsche
Wisdom stands at the turn in the road and calls upon us publicly, but we consider it false and despise its adherents.
– Kahlil Gibran
Wisdom too often never comes, and so one ought not to reject it merely because it comes late.
– Felix Frankfurter
Wise and prudent men -- intelligent conservatives -- have long known that in a changing world worthy institutions can be conserved only by adjusting them to the changing times.
– Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Wise are they who have learned these truths Trouble is temporary. Time is tonic. Tribulation is a test tube.
– William Arthur Ward
Wise are those who learn that the bottom line doesn't always have to be their top priority.
– William Arthur Ward
Wise living consists perhaps less in acquiring good habits than in acquiring as few habits as possible.
– Eric Hoffer
Wise man and river; they both create new paths!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Wise man is a good Sherpa; he takes you to the highest places!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Wise man is a lake full with fishes; clever man is a fisherman who often visits this lake!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Wise man is the rooster of the universe: He awakens the unawake!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Wise men are not always silent, but they know when to be.
– Author Unknown
Wise men have more to learn of fools than fools of wise men.
– Michel de Montaigne
Wise men learn more from fools than fools from the wise.
– Cato the Elder
Wise men make proverbs, but fools repeat them.
– Samuel Palmer
Wise men profit more from fools than fools from wise men for the wise men shun the mistakes of fools, but fools do not imitate the successes of the wise.
– Cato the Elder
Wise men profit more from fools than fools from wise men; for the wise men shun the mistakes of fools, but fools do not imitate the successes of the wise.
– Cato the Elder, from Plutarch, Lives
Wise men talk because they have something to say fools talk because they have to say something.
– Saul Bellow
Wise men talk because they have something to say fools, because they have to say something.
– Plato
Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools, because they have to say something.
– Plato

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