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Herb Caen | Wisdom Quotes
A man begins cutting his wisdom teeth the first time he bites off more than he can chew.
Robert A. Heinlein
It's amazing how much "mature wisdom" resembles being too tired.
Octavio Paz
Wisdom lies neither in fixity nor in change, but in the dialectic between the two.




Evelyn Waugh
He was gifted with the sly, sharp instinct for self-preservation that passes for wisdom among the rich.
Thomas Paine
Wisdom is not the purchase of a day, and it is no wonder that we should err at the first setting off.
Menander | Wisdom Quotes
It is not white hair that engenders wisdom.
Charles de Lint
Wisdom never comes to those who believe they have nothing left to learn.
Henry S. Haskins
Thought the fool is to be pitied, still he is spared watching spurious wisdom turn to ashes in his head.
John Hennigan
We don't need sexual performance enhancers at the Palace of Wisdom... but we use them anyway.
Publilius Syrus
He is a despicable sage whose wisdom does not profit himself.
Elbert Hubbard | Wisdom Quotes
Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes a day. Wisdom consists of not exceeding the limit.




Euripides
Cleverness is not wisdom. And not to think mortal thoughts is to see few days.
Evans
Wisdom is meaningless until our own experience has given it meaning.
Albert Einstein
Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
Bob Marley
Don't gain the world and lose your soul
Wisdom is better than silver and gold.
Paracelsus | Wisdom Quotes
We have Divine Wisdom in the mortal body.Whatever does harm to the body, ruins the House of the Eternal.
Aristophanes
Epops: A man may learn wisdom even from a foe.
(tr. in Goldstein-Jackson 1983, p. 163)
Aeschylus
Wisdom comes alone through suffering.
John Lancaster Spalding
If thou hast sought happiness and missed it, but hast found wisdom instead, thou art fortunate.
Ambrose Bierce
Age, with his eyes in the back of his head, thinks it wisdom to see the bogs through which he has floundered.


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