Doubt is the vestibule through which all must pass before they can enter into the temple of wisdom.
There are compensations for growing older. One is the realization that to be sporting isn't at all necessary. It is a great relief to
reach this stage of wisdom.
kisses are a better fate
Kindness is more important than wisdom,and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.
Sometimes, simply by sitting, the soul collects wisdom.
Knowledge is a process of piling up facts;
wisdom lies in their simplification.
The road to success is not to be run upon by seven-leagued boots. Step by step, little by little, bit by bitóthat is the way to wealth, that is the way to wisdom, that is the way to glory.
I prefer the folly of enthusiasm to the indifference of wisdom.
Wisdom doesn't necessarily come with age. Sometimes age just shows up all by itself.
Knowledge is a process of piling up facts; wisdom lies in their simplification.
I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us that the less we use our power the greater it will be.
I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us, that the less we use our power the greater it will be.
The key to wisdom is knowing all the right questions.
A prudent question is one-half of wisdom.
The wise man questions the wisdom of others because he questions his own, the foolish man, because it is different from his own.
Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power. If you realize that you have enough, you are truly rich.
Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control.
In youth and beauty, wisdom is but rare!
Knowledge in youth is wisdom in age
Wisdom is the daughter of experience
The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages is preserved into perpetuity by a nation's proverbs, fables, folk sayings and quotations.
All our experience with history should teach us, when we look back, how badly human wisdom is betrayed when it relies on itself
Wisdom is to the soul what health is to the body
Health is the condition of wisdom, and the sign is cheerfulness, -- an open and noble temper.
Anxiety about the future never profits; we feel no evil until it comes, and when we feel it, no counsel helps; wisdom is either too early or too late.