Wise Quotes

Grant that I may become beautiful in my soul within, and that all my external possessions may be in harmony with my inner self. May I consider the wise to be rich, and may I have such riches as only a person of self-restraint can bear or endure

Plato

Words are the counters of wise men, and the money of fools

Thomas Hobbes

When words are many, sin is not absent, but he who holds his tongue is wise

Bible

For the wise man looks into space and he knows there is no limited dimensions.

Lao Tzu

It is wise to disclose what cannot be concealed.

Johann Friedrich Von Schiller

To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life; foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent.

Buddha

The truly generous is the truly wise, and he who loves not others, lives unblest.

Henry Home

Speech was given to the ordinary sort of men, whereby to communicate their mind; but to wise men, whereby to conceal it.

Robert South

The sleep of a wise man is far better than the worship of an ignorant one during the night.

Musa al-Kadhim

Think like a wise man but communicate in the language of the people.

William Butler Yeats

Wise are they who have learned these truths: Trouble is temporary. Time is tonic. Tribulation is a test tube.

William Author Ward

Someone once said that a fool can put on his coat better than a wise man can put it on for him. The implications of that undermine most of the agenda of the political left.

Thomas Sowell

If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.

Joseph Addison

The stupid neither forgive nor forget; the naive forgive and forget; the wise forgive but do not forget.

Thomas Szasz

The fool's mind wanders, the wise mind wonders.

Patrick J. Mills

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