Found 280 quotes starting with WI:


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
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

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