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Wisdom is the principal thing, therefore get wisdom; and with all thy getting, get understanding.
– Book of Proverbs
Wisdom is the right use of knowledge. To know is not to be wise. Many men know a great deal, and are all the greater fools for it. There is no fool so great a fool as a knowing fool. But to know how to use knowledge is to have wisdom.
– Charles Haddon Spurgeon
Wisdom is the supreme part of happiness.
– Sophocles
Wisdom is using knowledge through God's perspective.
– Tom Zegan
Wisdom is what's left after we've run out of personal opinions.
– Cullen Hightower
Wisdom lies neither in fixity nor in change, but in the dialectic between the two.
– Octavio Paz
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

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