Tragedy is a tool for the living to gain wisdom, not a guide by which to live.
Knowledge is knowing a tomato is a fruit; Wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad.
Knowledge without justice ought to be called cunning rather than wisdom.
The end result of wisdom is... good deeds.
Opposition of one\'s desires is the sign of the highest level of wisdom in a human being.
When wisdom reaches the acme of perfection it, will suppress the vicious instincts and injurious desires.
Silence is one of the gates to wisdom.
More than any other time in history, mankind faces a crossroads. One path leads to despair and utter hopelessness. The other, to total extinction. Let us pray we have the wisdom to choose correctly.
Knowledge is simply a terrible ocean we must cross, and hope that wisdom lies on the other side.
Wisdom is the understanding of celestial things to which the Spirit is brought by Love.
Rivalry of scholars advances wisdom.
The only true wisdom is knowing that you know nothing.
It is the province of knowledge to speak and it is the privilege of wisdom to listen.
Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.
Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power.
The highest wisdom is loving kindness.
We thought because we had power, we had wisdom.
Six essential qualities that are the key to success: Sincerity, personal integrity, humility, courtesy, wisdom, charity.
Just as treasures are uncovered from the earth, so virtue appears from good deeds, and wisdom appears from a pure
and peaceful mind. To walk safely through the maze of human life, one needs the light of wisdom and the guidance of virtue.
Never under any circumstances say that meditation and wisdom are different; they are one unity, not two things. Meditation itself is the substance of wisdom; wisdom itself is the function of meditation.
In wisdom gathered over time I have found that every experience
is a form of exploration.
One of the greatest pieces of economic wisdom is to know what you do not know.
Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another.
The first key to wisdom is assiduous and frequent questioning.
The most certain sign of wisdom is continual cheerfulness;
her state is like the things above the moon, always clear