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Wisdom alone is the true and unalloyed coin for which we ought to exchange all things, for this and with this everything is bought and sold?fortitude, temperance, and justice; in a word, true virtue subsists with wisdom.
– Plato
Wisdom and spirit of the Universe Thou soul is the eternity of thought That giv'st to forms and images a breath And everlasting motion Not in vain By day or star-light thus from by first dawn Of childhood didst thou intertwine for me The passions that build up our human soul, Not with the mean and vulgar works of man, But with high objects, with enduring things, With life and nature, purifying thus The elements of feeling and of thought, And sanctifying, by such discipline Both pain and fear, until we recognize A grandeur in the beatings of the heart.
– William Wordsworth
Wisdom begins in wonder.
– Socrates
Wisdom born of experience should tell us that war is obsolete. There may have been a time when war served as a negative good by preventing the spread and growth of an evil force... If we assume that life is worth living, if we assume that mankind has the right to survive, then we must find an alternative to war.
– Martin Luther King Jr., The Christmas Sermon On Peace in on Dec 24, 1967
Wisdom comes by disillusionment.
– George Santayana
Wisdom comes with winters.
– Oscar Wildedmissions literature at Colby College.
Wisdom consists not so much in knowing what to do in the ultimate as in knowing what to do next.
– Herbert Clark Hoover
Wisdom denotes the pursuing of the best ends by the best means.
– Francis Hutcheson
Wisdom does not show itself so much in precept as in life - in firmness of mind and a mastery of appetite. It teaches us to do as well as to talk; and to make our words and actions all of a color.
– Seneca
Wisdom doesn't automatically come with old age. Nothing does - except wrinkles. It's true, some wines improve with age. But only if the grapes were good in the first place.
– Abigail Van Buren
Wisdom doesn't necessarily come with age. Sometimes age just shows up by itself.
– Woodrow Wilson
Wisdom is always an overmatch for strength.
– Phaedrus
Wisdom is better than wit, and in the long run will certainly have the laugh on her side.
– Jane Austen, from a letter to her niece, November 18, 1814
Wisdom is harder to DO than it is to know.
– Yula Moses
Wisdom is know what to do next virtue is doing it.
– David Starr Jordan
Wisdom is knowing what to do next; virtue is doing it.
– David Starr Jordan, The Philosophy of Despair
Wisdom is knowing when you can't be wise.
– Paul Engle
Wisdom is knowledge which has become a part of one's being.
– Orison Swett Marden
Wisdom is not a product of schooling, but of the life- long attempt to acquire it.
– Albert Einstein
Wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from books alone.
– Horace
Wisdom is ofttimes nearer when we stoop Than when we soar.
– William Wordsworth
Wisdom is perishable. Unlike information or knowledge, it cannot be stored in a computer or recorded in a book. It expires with each passing generation.
– Sid Taylor
Wisdom is supreme therefore make a full effort to get wisdom. Esteem her and she will exalt your embrace her and she will honor you.
– Book of Proverbs
Wisdom is the highest position a man can attain!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Wisdom is the principal thing, therefore get wisdom; and with all thy getting, get understanding.
– Book of Proverbs

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