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Wisdom begins in wonder.
– Socrates
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Wisdom born of experience should tell us that war is obsolete.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
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Wisdom comes by disillusionment.
– George Santayana
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Wisdom comes with experience not time, they are not one in the same.
– Terpsichore Lindeman
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Wisdom comes with winters.
– Oscar Wildedmissions literature at Colby College.
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Wisdom consists not so much in knowing what to do in the ultimate as in knowing what to do next.
– Herbert Clark Hoover
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Wisdom denotes the pursuing of the best ends by the best means.
– Francis Hutcheson
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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
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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
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Wisdom doesn't necessarily come with age. Sometimes age just shows up by itself.
– Woodrow Wilson
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Wisdom is always an overmatch for strength.
– Phaedrus
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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
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Wisdom is harder to DO than it is to know.
– Yula Moses
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Wisdom is know what to do next virtue is doing it.
– David Starr Jordan
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Wisdom is knowing what to do next; virtue is doing it.
– David Starr Jordan, The Philosophy of Despair
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Wisdom is knowing when you can't be wise.
– Paul Engle
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Wisdom is knowledge which has become a part of one's being.
– Orison Swett Marden
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Wisdom is not a product of schooling, but of the life- long attempt to acquire it.
– Albert Einstein
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Wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from books alone.
– Horace
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Wisdom is ofttimes nearer when we stoop Than when we soar.
– William Wordsworth
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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
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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
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Wisdom is the highest position a man can attain!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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Wisdom is the principal thing, therefore get wisdom; and with all thy getting, get understanding.
– Book of Proverbs
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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
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