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Euripides | Wisdom Quotes
Cleverness is not wisdom. And not to think mortal thoughts is to see few days.
Evan Esar
After wisdom comes wit.
John Hennigan
We don't like fatties at the Palace of Wisdom.




Alan Perlis
Both knowledge and wisdom extend man's reach. Knowledge led to computers, wisdom to chopsticks.
Wallace Stevens
Let wise men piece the world together with wisdom
Or poets with holy magic.
Hey-di-ho.
Dale Dauten | Wisdom Quotes
Nine-tenths of wisdom is appreciation. Go find somebody's hand and squeeze it, while there's time.
Ambrose Bierce
Age, with his eyes in the back of his head, thinks it wisdom to see the bogs through which he has floundered.
H. L. Mencken
The older I grow the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom.
Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Modernity: we created youth without heroism, age without wisdom, and life without grandeur.
George Eliot
More helpful than all wisdom is one draught of simple human pity that will not forsake us.
Henry S. Haskins | Wisdom Quotes
There are many branches of learning, but only the one solid tree-trunk of wisdom.




Michel de Montaigne
We can be knowledgeable with other men's knowledge, but we cannot be wise with other men's wisdom.
Bertrand Russell
To understand the actual world as it is, not as we should wish it to be, is the beginning of wisdom.
John Buchan
Wise men never grow up; indeed, they grow younger, for they lose the appalling worldly wisdom of youth.
Nathaniel Parker Willis
Wisdom sits alone
Topmost in Heaven.
Albert Einstein | Wisdom Quotes
The attempt to combine wisdom and power has only rarely been successful, and then only for a short while.
William Blake
The hours of folly are measured by the clock, but of wisdom no clock can measure.
Patricia A. McKillip
Wisdom never learned silence, and it is most annoying when least wanted.
John Hennigan
We don't like snakes in the Palace of Wisdom.
Carole King
Way over yonder is a place I have seen
In a garden of wisdom from some long ago dream.


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