Walt Alston - The key to wisdom is this - constant and frequent questioning, for by doubting we are led to question and by questioning we arrive at the truth.
[ Arrive Constant Doubting Frequent Key Led Question Questioning Truth Wisdom]
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Sai Baba - Wisdom and penetration are the fruit of experience, not the lessons of retirement and leisure. Great necessities call out great virtues.
[ Call Experience Fruit Great Leisure Lessons Necessities Out Penetration Retirement Virtues Wisdom]
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Jillian Bach - In wisdom gathered over time I have found that every experience is a form of exploration.
[ Every Experience Exploration Form Found Gathered Over Time Wisdom]
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Martha Beck - Animals, in their generation, are wiser than the sons of men; but their wisdom is confined to a few particulars, and lies in a very narrow compass.
[ Animals Compass Confined Few Generation Lies Men Narrow Particulars Sons Than Their Very Wisdom Wiser]
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Stella Blum - He who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom to us by the awful grace of God.
[ Against Awful Cannot Comes Despair Drop Even Falls Forget God Grace Heart Learns Must Our Own Pain Sleep Suffer Upon Us Will Wisdom]
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Steven Bochco - It is good even for old men to learn wisdom.
[ Even Good Learn Men Old Wisdom]
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Jean Bodin - Memory is the mother of all wisdom.
[ Memory Mother Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
Al Boliska - Wisdom comes alone through suffering.
[ Alone Comes Suffering Through Wisdom]
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Benjamin C. Bradlee - After all my possessions had been burned, God gave me the wisdom to return to Jerusalem.
[ After Been Burned Gave God Had Jerusalem Possessions Return Wisdom]
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Dan Brown - To be satisfied with a little, is the greatest wisdom; and he that increaseth his riches, increaseth his cares; but a contented mind is a hidden treasure, and trouble findeth it not.
[ Cares Contented Greatest Hidden His Little Mind Riches Satisfied Treasure Trouble Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
David M. Brown - True wisdom is less presuming than folly. The wise man doubteth often, and changeth his mind; the fool is obstinate, and doubteth not; he knoweth all things but his own ignorance.
[ Folly Fool His Ignorance Less Man Mind Obstinate Often Own Presuming Than Things True Wisdom Wise]
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H. C. Bunner - Doubt the conventional wisdom unless you can verify it with reason and experiment.
[ Conventional Doubt Experiment Reason Unless Verify Wisdom]
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Eric Clapton - The more tranquil a man becomes, the greater is his success, his influence, his power for good. Calmness of mind is one of the beautiful jewels of wisdom.
[ Beautiful Becomes Calmness Good Greater His Influence Jewels Man Mind More Power Success Tranquil Wisdom]
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Henri Coanda - This land, which we have watered with our tears and our blood, is now our mother country, and we are well satisfied to stay where wisdom abounds and gospel is free.
[ Abounds Blood Country Free Gospel Land Mother Now Our Satisfied Stay Tears Watered Well Where Which Wisdom]
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Minnie Driver - Let us be about setting high standards for life, love, creativity, and wisdom. If our expectations in these areas are low, we are not likely to experience wellness. Setting high standards makes every day and every decade worth looking forward to.
[ Areas Creativity Day Decade Every Expectations Experience Forward High Life Likely Looking Love Low Makes Our Setting Standards These Us Wellness Wisdom Worth]
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Margaret Fuller - To know one's self is wisdom, but not to know one's neighbors is genius.
[ Genius Know Neighbors Self Wisdom]
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Whoopi Goldberg - I keep my friends as misers do their treasure, because, of all the things granted us by wisdom, none is greater or better than friendship.
[ Because Better Friends Friendship Granted Greater Keep None Than Their Things Treasure Us Wisdom]
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Herman Gorter - A man may learn wisdom even from a foe.
[ Even Foe Learn Man May Wisdom]
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Larry Graham - Excellence, then, is a state concerned with choice, lying in a mean, relative to us, this being determined by reason and in the way in which the man of practical wisdom would determine it.
[ Being Choice Concerned Determine Determined Excellence Lying Man Mean Practical Reason Relative State Then Us Way Which Wisdom Would]
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Seth Green - The virtue of justice consists in moderation, as regulated by wisdom.
[ Consists Justice Moderation Regulated Virtue Wisdom]
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Francis J. Grimke - The current wisdom now is that if the three networks are covering the news the same way the difference is the anchor people. I think that won't be true in the future.
[ Anchor Covering Current Difference Future Networks News Now Same Think Three True Way Wisdom Won]
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Alfred Whitney Griswold - Humility is the only true wisdom by which we prepare our minds for all the possible changes of life.
[ Changes Humility Life Minds Only Our Possible Prepare True Which Wisdom]
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Sessue Hayakawa - It is costly wisdom that is bought by experience.
[ Bought Costly Experience Wisdom]
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Bob Hayes - Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.
[ Analysis Banks Best Central Divine Fall Must Prepared Quality Stand Try Wisdom]
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James Hilton - The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.
[ Aspect Faster Gathers Knowledge Life Now Right Saddest Science Society Than Wisdom]
Topic: Science
Lou Henry Hoover - Where there is charity and wisdom, there is neither fear nor ignorance.
[ Charity Fear Ignorance Neither Nor Where Wisdom]
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Stephen Hopkins - Although it has been said by men of more wit than wisdom, and perhaps more malice than either, that women are naturally incapable of acting prudently, or that they are necessarily determined to folly, I must by no means grant it.
[ Acting Although Been Determined Either Folly Grant Incapable Malice Means Men More Must Naturally Necessarily Perhaps Prudently Said Than Wisdom Wit Women]
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Rogers Hornsby - The Relation we bear to the Wisdom of the Father, the Son of His Love, gives us indeed a dignity which otherwise we have no pretence to. It makes us something, something considerable even in God's Eyes.
[ Bear Considerable Dignity Even Eyes Father Gives God His Indeed Love Makes Otherwise Pretence Relation Something Son Us Which Wisdom]
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Bob Hoskins - Unhappy is that Grandeur which makes us too great to be good; and that Wit which sets us at a distance from true Wisdom.
[ Distance Good Grandeur Great Makes Sets Too True Unhappy Us Which Wisdom Wit]
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Bobby Jones - Patience is the companion of wisdom.
[ Companion Patience Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
Arthur Kroker - We learned in World War II that no single nation holds a monopoly on wisdom, morality or right to power, but that we must fight for the weak and promote democracy.
[ Democracy Fight Holds Ii Learned Monopoly Morality Must Nation Power Promote Right Single War Weak Wisdom World]
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James Laughlin - A prudent question is one-half of wisdom.
[ One-Half Prudent Question Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
Richard Leakey - Silence is the sleep that nourishes wisdom.
[ Nourishes Silence Sleep Wisdom]
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Charles Lederer - There is a difference between happiness and wisdom: he that thinks himself the happiest man is really so; but he that thinks himself the wisest is generally the greatest fool.
[ Between Difference Fool Generally Greatest Happiest Happiness Himself Man Really Thinks Wisdom Wisest]
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Heath Ledger - There is a wisdom in this beyond the rules of physic: a man's own observation what he finds good of and what he finds hurt of is the best physic to preserve health.
[ Best Beyond Finds Good Health Hurt Man Observation Own Physic Preserve Rules Wisdom]
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Hendrik Willem Van Loon - Kindness is wisdom.
[ Kindness Wisdom]
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Tug McGraw - In life, all good things come hard, but wisdom is the hardest to come by.
[ Come Good Hard Hardest Life Things Wisdom]
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Giacomo Meyerbeer - The motto of chivalry is also the motto of wisdom; to serve all, but love only one.
[ Also Chivalry Love Motto Only Serve Wisdom]
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Phil Mickelson - Wisdom is that apprehension of heavenly things to which the spirit rises through love.
[ Apprehension Heavenly Love Rises Spirit Things Through Which Wisdom]
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Michael Musto - I gave my beauty and my youth to men. I am going to give my wisdom and experience to animals.
[ Am Animals Beauty Experience Gave Give Going Men Wisdom Youth]
Topic: Beauty
Li Peng - I am thinking of taking a fifth wife. Why not? Solomon had a thousand wives and he is a synonym for wisdom.
[ Am Fifth Had Solomon Synonym Taking Thinking Thousand Why Wife Wisdom Wives]
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Daniel Petrie - I'm not a money manager, but I can tell you what the conventional wisdom is. The younger you are, the more risk you can take on.
[ Conventional Manager Money More Risk Take Tell Wisdom Younger]
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William Scranton - And I pray thee, loving Jesus, that as Thou hast graciously given me to drink in with delight the words of Thy knowledge, so Thou wouldst mercifully grant me to attain one day to Thee, the fountain of all wisdom and to appear forever before Thy face.
[ Appear Attain Before Day Delight Drink Face Forever Fountain Given Graciously Grant Hast Jesus Knowledge Loving Mercifully Pray Thee Thou Thy Wisdom Words]
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Al Sharpton - What we call wisdom is the result of all the wisdom of past ages. Our best institutions are like young trees growing upon the roots of the old trunks that have crumbled away.
[ Ages Away Best Call Growing Institutions Old Our Past Result Roots Trees Trunks Upon Wisdom Young]
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Allan Sherman - Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.
[ Higher Music Philosophy Revelation Than Wisdom]
Topic: Music
John Paul Stevens - We thought, because we had power, we had wisdom.
[ Because Had Power Thought Wisdom]
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Potter Stewart - Counsel woven into the fabric of real life is wisdom.
[ Counsel Fabric Into Life Real Wisdom Woven]
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Andrew Taylor Still - The art of storytelling is reaching its end because the epic side of truth, wisdom, is dying out.
[ Art Because Dying End Epic Out Reaching Side Storytelling Truth Wisdom]
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Henry Benedict Stuart - Those who improve with age embrace the power of personal growth and personal achievement and begin to replace youth with wisdom, innocence with understanding, and lack of purpose with self-actualization.
[ Achievement Age Begin Embrace Growth Improve Innocence Lack Personal Power Purpose Replace Self-Actualization Those Understanding Wisdom Youth]
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Jan Timman - To light one candle to God and another to the Devil is the principle of wisdom.
[ Another Candle Devil God Light Principle Wisdom]
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Stephen Samuel Wise - Experience - the wisdom that enables us to recognise in an undesirable old acquaintance the folly that we have already embraced.
[ Acquaintance Already Embraced Enables Experience Folly Old Recognise Undesirable Us Wisdom]
Topic: Experience
Henry Wotton - The result showed the wisdom of your orders.
[ Orders Result Showed Wisdom Your]
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Mortimer Zuckerman - Learning sleeps and snores in libraries, but wisdom is everywhere, wide awake, on tiptoe.
[ Awake Everywhere Learning Libraries Sleeps Tiptoe Wide Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- Wisdom has never made a bigot, but learning has.
[ Bigot Learning Made Never Wisdom]
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- The hours of folly are measured by the clock; but of wisdom, no clock can measure.
[ Clock Folly Hours Measure Measured Wisdom]
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- The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
[ Excess Leads Palace Road Wisdom]
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- What is the price of experience? Do men buy it for a song? Or wisdom for a dance in the street? No, it is bought with the price of all the man hath, his house, his wife, his children.
[ Bought Buy Children Dance Experience Hath His House Man Men Price Song Street Wife Wisdom]
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- Not engaging in ignorance is wisdom.
[ Engaging Ignorance Wisdom]
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- The study of history is the beginning of political wisdom.
[ Beginning History Political Study Wisdom]
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- Who in their infinite wisdom decreed that Little League uniforms be white? Certainly not a mother.
[ Certainly Decreed Infinite League Little Mother Their Uniforms White Wisdom]
Topic: Mom
- The truest wisdom is a resolute determination.
[ Determination Resolute Truest Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- Man is wise and constantly in quest of more wisdom; but the ultimate wisdom, which deals with beginnings, remains locked in a seed. There it lies, the simplest fact of the universe and at the same time the one which calls forth faith rather than reason.
[ Beginnings Calls Constantly Deals Fact Faith Forth Lies Locked Man More Quest Rather Reason Remains Same Seed Simplest Than Time Ultimate Universe Which Wisdom Wise]
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- The ultimate wisdom which deals with beginnings, remains locked in a seed. There it lies, the simplest fact of the universe and at the same time the one which calls faith rather than reason.
[ Beginnings Calls Deals Fact Faith Lies Locked Rather Reason Remains Same Seed Simplest Than Time Ultimate Universe Which Wisdom]
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- Imagination allows us to escape the predictable. It enables us to reply to the common wisdom that we cannot soar by saying, "Just watch!"
[ Allows Cannot Common Enables Escape Imagination Just Predictable Reply Saying Soar Us Watch Wisdom]
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- If we continue to develop our technology without wisdom or prudence, our servant may prove to be our executioner.
[ Continue Develop Executioner May Our Prove Prudence Servant Technology Wisdom Without]
Topic: Technology
- The world has achieved brilliance without wisdom, power without conscience. Our is a world of nuclear giants and ethical infants.
[ Achieved Brilliance Conscience Ethical Giants Infants Nuclear Our Power Wisdom Without World]
Topic: Society
- Authority without wisdom is like a heavy ax without an edge, fitter to bruise than polish.
[ Authority Ax Bruise Edge Fitter Heavy Polish Than Wisdom Without]
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- The all-seeing eye of God beheld our deplorable state; infinite pity touched the heart of the Father of mercies; and infinite wisdom laid the plan of our recovery.
[ Beheld Deplorable Eye Father God Heart Infinite Laid Mercies Our Pity Plan Recovery State Touched Wisdom]
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- In the frank expression of conflicting opinions lies the greatest promise of wisdom in governmental action.
[ Action Conflicting Expression Frank Governmental Greatest Lies Opinions Promise Wisdom]
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- Mixing one's wines may be a mistake, but old and new wisdom mix admirably.
[ May Mistake Mix Mixing New Old Wines Wisdom]
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- Wisdom is keeping a sense of fallibility of all our views and opinions.
[ Keeping Opinions Our Sense Views Wisdom]
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- Second, this epic tale allows the audience to actually listen to the Native Americans and receive their wisdom. Spielberg conveys the respect for Native Americans that is normally lacking in Western films.
[ Actually Allows Americans Audience Conveys Epic Films Lacking Listen Native Normally Receive Respect Second Spielberg Tale Their Western Wisdom]
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- Beauty, the eternal Spouse of the Wisdom of God and Angel of his Presence thru' all creation.
[ Angel Beauty Creation Eternal God His Presence Spouse Thru Wisdom]
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- I covered my face because they had taken my wisdom teeth out.
[ Because Covered Face Had Out Taken Teeth Wisdom]
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- Knowledge is going to make you stronger. Knowledge is going to let you control your life. Knowledge is going to give you the wisdom to teach their children. Knowledge is the thing that makes you smile in the face of disaster.
[ Children Control Disaster Face Give Going Knowledge Life Make Makes Smile Stronger Teach Their Thing Wisdom Your]
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- Evil can be a teacher, if you look at the wisdom of its negative power.
[ Evil Look Negative Power Teacher Wisdom]
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- Preconceived notions are the locks on the door to wisdom.
[ Door Locks Notions Preconceived Wisdom]
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- To avoid entangling alliances has been a maxim of our policy ever since the days of Washington, and its wisdom no one will attempt to dispute.
[ Alliances Attempt Avoid Been Days Dispute Ever Maxim Our Policy Since Washington Will Wisdom]
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- 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.
[ Appears Deeds Earth Good Guidance Human Just Life Light Maze Mind Needs Peaceful Pure Safely Through Treasures Uncovered Virtue Walk Wisdom]
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- To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one's family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one's own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him.
[ Bring Come Control Discipline Enjoy Enlightenment Family Find First Good Happiness Health Him His Man Mind Must Naturally Own Peace True Virtue Way Will Wisdom]
Topic: Parenting
- But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all possible evils; for it is folly, vice, and madness, without tuition or restraint.
[ Evils Folly Greatest Liberty Madness Possible Restraint Tuition Vice Virtue Wisdom Without]
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- Magnanimity in politics is not seldom the truest wisdom; and a great empire and little minds go ill together.
[ Empire Go Great Ill Little Magnanimity Minds Politics Seldom Together Truest Wisdom]
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- If I don't have wisdom, I can teach you only ignorance.
[ Ignorance Only Teach Wisdom]
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- As I visited the various neighborhoods in the campaign, I learned fast that it's a mistake to think that all of the wisdom and possible solutions to our problems are available only in this building.
[ Available Building Campaign Fast Learned Mistake Neighborhoods Only Our Possible Problems Solutions Think Various Visited Wisdom]
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- If I am fool, it is, at least, a doubting one; and I envy no one the certainty of his self-approved wisdom.
[ Am Certainty Doubting Envy Fool His Least Wisdom]
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- Though sages may pour out their wisdom's treasure, there is no sterner moralist than pleasure.
[ May Moralist Out Pleasure Pour Sages Sterner Than Their Though Treasure Wisdom]
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- A man begins cutting his wisdom teeth the first time he bites off more than he can chew.
[ Begins Bites Chew Cutting First His Man More Off Teeth Than Time Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- For all my education, accomplishments, and so called 'wisdom'... I can't fathom my own heart.
[ Accomplishments Called Education Fathom Heart Own Wisdom]
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- I do not believe in the collective wisdom of individual ignorance.
[ Believe Collective Ignorance Individual Wisdom]
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- In the long-run every Government is the exact symbol of its People, with their wisdom and unwisdom; we have to say, Like People like Government.
[ Every Exact Government Long-Run Say Symbol Their Wisdom]
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- Instead of looking at life as a narrowing funnel, we can see it ever widening to choose the things we want to do, to take the wisdom we've learned and create something.
[ Choose Create Ever Instead Learned Life Looking See Something Take Things Want Widening Wisdom]
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- As far as feeling freedom in my career now versus five years ago... I think if I feel any more free it's simply because of the experiences that I've had, and the wisdom I've accumulated from that time.
[ Accumulated Ago Any Because Career Experiences Far Feel Feeling Five Free Freedom Had More Now Simply Think Time Versus Wisdom Years]
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- Government is a contrivance of human wisdom to provide for human wants. People have the right to expect that these wants will be provided for by this wisdom.
[ Contrivance Expect Government Human Provide Provided Right These Wants Will Wisdom]
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- Vanity can easily overtake wisdom. It usually overtakes common sense.
[ Common Easily Overtake Overtakes Sense Usually Vanity Wisdom]
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- Wisdom prepares for the worst, but folly leaves the worst for the day when it comes.
[ Comes Day Folly Leaves Prepares Wisdom Worst]
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- The most excellent and divine counsel, the best and most profitable advertisement of all others, but the least practiced, is to study and learn how to know ourselves. This is the foundation of wisdom and the highway to whatever is good.
[ Advertisement Best Counsel Divine Excellent Foundation Good Highway How Know Learn Least Most Others Ourselves Practiced Profitable Study Whatever Wisdom]
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- Wisdom is the knowledge of good and evil, not the strength to choose between the two.
[ Between Choose Evil Good Knowledge Strength Two Wisdom]
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- Wisdom we know is the knowledge of good and evil, not the strength to choose between the two.
[ Between Choose Evil Good Know Knowledge Strength Two Wisdom]
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- The plan was criticized by some retired military officers embedded in TV studios. But with every advance by our coalition forces, the wisdom of that plan becomes more apparent.
[ Advance Apparent Becomes Coalition Criticized Embedded Every Forces Military More Officers Our Plan Retired Some Studios Tv Wisdom]
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- In seeking wisdom thou art wise; in imagining that thou hast attained it - thou art a fool.
[ Art Attained Fool Hast Imagining Seeking Thou Wisdom Wise]
Topic: Wisdom
- Men always talk about the most important things to perfect strangers. In the perfect stranger we perceive man himself; the image of a God is not disguised by resemblances to an uncle or doubts of wisdom of a mustache.
[ Always Disguised Doubts God Himself Image Important Man Men Most Mustache Perceive Perfect Stranger Strangers Talk Things Uncle Wisdom]
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- Knowledge which is divorced from justice, may be called cunning rather than wisdom.
[ Called Cunning Divorced Justice Knowledge May Rather Than Which Wisdom]
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- Rightly defined philosophy is simply the love of wisdom.
[ Defined Love Philosophy Rightly Simply Wisdom]
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- The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.
[ Between Discriminate Evil Function Good Wisdom]
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- To suppose more than one supreme Source of infinite wisdom, power, and all perfections, is to assert that there is no supreme Being in existence.
[ Assert Being Existence Infinite More Perfections Power Source Suppose Supreme Than Wisdom]
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- Strength and wisdom are not opposing values.
[ Opposing Strength Values Wisdom]
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- Conventional wisdom holds that setting a timetable for getting American troops out of Iraq would be a mistake.
[ American Conventional Getting Holds Iraq Mistake Out Setting Timetable Troops Wisdom Would]
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- The extreme limit of wisdom, that's what the public calls madness.
[ Calls Extreme Limit Madness Public Wisdom]
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- I chose Sony Classics, not just because of their practical experience, not just because of their wisdom in marketing, but mainly because of their integrity.
[ Because Chose Classics Experience Integrity Just Mainly Marketing Practical Sony Their Wisdom]
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- Common sense in an uncommon degree is what the world calls wisdom.
[ Calls Common Degree Sense Uncommon Wisdom World]
Topic: Wisdom
- Knowledge is the consequence of time, and multitude of days are fittest to teach wisdom.
[ Consequence Days Fittest Knowledge Multitude Teach Time Wisdom]
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- Doubt is the vestibule through which all must pass before they can enter into the temple of wisdom.
[ Before Doubt Enter Into Must Pass Temple Through Which Wisdom]
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- Moderation is the inseparable companion of wisdom, but with it genius has not even a nodding acquaintance.
[ Acquaintance Companion Even Genius Inseparable Moderation Nodding Wisdom]
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- There is this difference between happiness and wisdom: he that thinks himself the happiest man, really is so; but he that thinks himself the wisest, is generally the greatest fool.
[ Between Difference Fool Generally Greatest Happiest Happiness Himself Man Really Thinks Wisdom Wisest]
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- They are few in the midst of an overwhelming mass of brute force, and their submission is wisdom; but for a nation like England to submit to be robbed by any invader who chooses to visit her shores seemed to me to be nonsense.
[ Any Brute Chooses England Few Force Her Invader Mass Midst Nation Nonsense Overwhelming Robbed Seemed Shores Submission Submit Their Visit Wisdom]
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- By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.
[ Bitterest Easiest Experience First Imitation Learn May Methods Noblest Reflection Second Third Three Which Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- There are three methods to gaining wisdom. The first is reflection, which is the highest. The second is limitation, which is the easiest. The third is experience, which is the bitterest.
[ Bitterest Easiest Experience First Gaining Highest Limitation Methods Reflection Second Third Three Which Wisdom]
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- They must often change, who would be constant in happiness or wisdom.
[ Change Constant Happiness Must Often Wisdom Would]
Topic: Change
- Wisdom, compassion, and courage are the three universally recognized moral qualities of men.
[ Compassion Courage Men Moral Qualities Recognized Three Universally Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- Come, come, leave business to idlers, and wisdom to fools: they have need of 'em: wit be my faculty, and pleasure my occupation, and let father Time shake his glass.
[ Business Come Em Faculty Father Fools Glass His Idlers Leave Need Occupation Pleasure Shake Time Wisdom Wit]
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- Purity engenders Wisdom, Passion avarice, and Ignorance folly, infatuation and darkness.
[ Avarice Darkness Engenders Folly Ignorance Infatuation Passion Purity Wisdom]
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- There is no pain equal to that which two lovers can inflict on one another. This should be made clear to all who contemplate such a union. The avoidance of this pain is the beginning of wisdom, for it is strong enough to contaminate the rest of our lives.
[ Another Avoidance Beginning Clear Contaminate Contemplate Enough Equal Inflict Lives Lovers Made Our Pain Rest Should Strong Such Two Union Which Wisdom]
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- Losing faith in your own singularity is the start of wisdom, I suppose; also the first announcement of death.
[ Also Announcement Death Faith First Losing Own Singularity Start Suppose Wisdom Your]
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- At sixty, I know little more about wisdom than I did at thirty, but I know a great deal more about folly.
[ Deal Did Folly Great Know Little More Sixty Than Thirty Wisdom]
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- Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers. It may not be difficult to store up in the mind a vast quantity of face within a comparatively short time, but the ability to form judgments requires the severe discipline of hard work and the tempering heat of experience and maturity.
[ Ability Comes Comparatively Difficult Discipline Experience Face Form Hard Heat Judgments Knowledge Lingers Maturity May Mind Quantity Requires Severe Short Store Time Up Vast Wisdom Within Work]
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- Raising children is an incredibly hard and risky business in which no cumulative wisdom is gained: each generation repeats the mistakes the previous one made.
[ Business Children Cumulative Each Gained Generation Hard Incredibly Made Mistakes Previous Raising Repeats Risky Which Wisdom]
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- I am not one who was born in the custody of wisdom; I am one who is fond of olden times and intense in quest of the sacred knowing of the ancients.
[ Am Ancients Born Custody Fond Intense Knowing Olden Quest Sacred Times Wisdom]
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- Wisdom consists of the anticipation of consequences.
[ Anticipation Consequences Consists Wisdom]
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- Knowledge is proud that it knows so much; wisdom is humble that it knows no more.
[ Humble Knowledge Knows More Much Proud Wisdom]
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- They whom truth and wisdom lead, can gather honey from a weed.
[ Gather Honey Lead Truth Weed Whom Wisdom]
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- Wisdom is humble that he knows no more.
[ Humble Knows More Wisdom]
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- Be there a will, and wisdom finds a way.
[ Finds Way Will Wisdom]
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- Your art kind of changes as you get older, by nature of the fact that you're hopefully gaining wisdom and you're starting to watch things with a better overview.
[ Art Better Changes Fact Gaining Get Hopefully Kind Nature Older Overview Starting Things Watch Wisdom Your]
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- Science is always discovering odd scraps of magical wisdom and making a tremendous fuss about its cleverness.
[ Always Cleverness Discovering Fuss Magical Making Odd Science Scraps Tremendous Wisdom]
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- Now all the knowledge and wisdom that is in creatures, whether angels or men, is nothing else but a participation of that one eternal, immutable and increased wisdom of God.
[ Angels Creatures Else Eternal God Immutable Increased Knowledge Men Nothing Now Participation Whether Wisdom]
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- Kisses are a better fate than wisdom.
[ Better Fate Kisses Than Wisdom]
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- Books are the ever burning lamps of accumulated wisdom.
[ Accumulated Books Burning Ever Lamps Wisdom]
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- I always prayed that God would give me the wisdom and the vision to do the things on this earth that I was supposed to do to express His life and love and His will.
[ Always Earth Express Give God His Life Love Prayed Supposed Things Vision Will Wisdom Would]
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- The wisdom of the wise, and the experience of ages, may be preserved by quotation.
[ Ages Experience May Preserved Quotation Wisdom Wise]
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- This age thinks better of a gilded fool Than of a threadbare saint in wisdom's school.
[ Age Better Fool Gilded Saint School Than Thinks Threadbare Wisdom]
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- Books should to one of these fours ends conduce, for wisdom, piety, delight, or use.
[ Books Delight Ends Fours Piety Should These Use Wisdom]
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- Our bodies are at once the receiving and transmitting stations for life itself. It is the highest wisdom to recognize this fact and train our bodies to render them sensitive and responsive to nature. art and religion.
[ Art Bodies Fact Highest Itself Life Nature Once Our Receiving Recognize Religion Render Responsive Sensitive Stations Them Train Transmitting Wisdom]
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- A loving heart is the truest wisdom.
[ Heart Loving Truest Wisdom]
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- There is a wisdom of the head, and a wisdom of the heart.
[ Head Heart Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages are perpetuated by quotations.
[ Ages Experience Perpetuated Quotations Wisdom Wise]
Topic: Wisdom
- The pine stays green in winter... wisdom in hardship.
[ Green Hardship Pine Stays Winter Wisdom]
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- The sublimity of wisdom is to do those things living, which are to be desired when dying.
[ Desired Dying Living Sublimity Things Those Which Wisdom]
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- What is all wisdom save a collection of platitudes?
[ Collection Platitudes Save Wisdom]
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- We do not sit as a superlegislature to weigh the wisdom of legislation.
[ Legislation Sit Weigh Wisdom]
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- In order to have wisdom we must have ignorance.
[ Ignorance Must Order Wisdom]
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- I have no agenda except to be funny. Neither I or the writers profess to offer any worldly wisdom.
[ Agenda Any Except Funny Neither Offer Profess Wisdom Worldly Writers]
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- All human wisdom is summed up in two words; wait and hope.
[ Hope Human Summed Two Up Wait Wisdom Words]
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- Your law may be perfect, your knowledge of human affairs may be such as to enable you to apply it with wisdom and skill, and yet without individual acquaintance with men, their haunts and habits, the pursuit of the profession becomes difficult, slow, and expensive.
[ Acquaintance Affairs Apply Becomes Difficult Enable Expensive Habits Haunts Human Individual Knowledge Law May Men Perfect Profession Pursuit Skill Slow Such Their Wisdom Without Yet Your]
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- Science gives us knowledge, but only philosophy can give us wisdom.
[ Give Gives Knowledge Only Philosophy Science Us Wisdom]
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- Spending two years on my uncle's ranch in Montana as a young man gave me the wisdom and the thrust to do westerns.
[ Gave Man Montana Ranch Spending Thrust Two Uncle Westerns Wisdom Years Young]
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- Lord, bless me with the ability to achieve all that I can, and the wisdom to realize it doesn't all have to be by tomorrow!
[ Ability Achieve Bless Lord Realize Tomorrow Wisdom]
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- The older I get the more wisdom I find in the ancient rule of taking first things first. A process which often reduces the most complex human problem to a manageable proportion.
[ Ancient Complex Find First Get Human Manageable More Most Often Older Problem Process Proportion Reduces Rule Taking Things Which Wisdom]
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- In the vain laughter of folly wisdom hears half its applause.
[ Applause Folly Half Hears Laughter Vain Wisdom]
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- More helpful than all wisdom is one draught of simple human pity that will not forsake us.
[ Draught Forsake Helpful Human More Pity Simple Than Us Will Wisdom]
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- Where is the Life we have lost in living? Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge? Where is the knowledge we have lost in information?
[ Information Knowledge Life Living Lost Where Wisdom]
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- Men who know themselves are no longer fools. They stand on the threshold of the door of Wisdom.
[ Door Fools Know Longer Men Stand Themselves Threshold Wisdom]
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- Wisdom is knowing when you can't be wise.
[ Knowing Wisdom Wise]
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- He whose wisdom cannot help him, gets no good from being wise.
[ Being Cannot Gets Good Help Him Whose Wisdom Wise]
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- Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.
[ Entirely Friendship Greatest Happy Make Much Possession Provides Things Us Which Wisdom]
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- Of all things which wisdom provides to make life entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.
[ Entirely Friendship Greatest Happy Life Make Much Possession Provides Things Which Wisdom]
Topic: Friendship
- It is wisdom in prosperity, when all is as thou wouldn't have it, to fear and suspect the worst.
[ Fear Prosperity Suspect Thou Wisdom Worst]
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- Along with success comes a reputation for wisdom.
[ Along Comes Reputation Success Wisdom]
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- Cleverness is not wisdom.
[ Cleverness Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- Silence is true wisdom's best reply.
[ Best Reply Silence True Wisdom]
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- Some wisdom you must learn from one who's wise.
[ Learn Must Some Wisdom Wise]
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- The end of wisdom is to dream high enough to lose the dream in the seeking of it.
[ Dream End Enough High Lose Seeking Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- 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.
[ Ages Experience Fables Folk Into Nation Perpetuity Preserved Proverbs Quotations Sayings Wisdom Wise]
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- Knowledge is a process of piling up facts; wisdom lies in their simplification.
[ Facts Knowledge Lies Piling Process Simplification Their Up Wisdom]
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- Wisdom sails with wind and time.
[ Sails Time Wind Wisdom]
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- While many of us never knew Ronald Reagan personally, we felt close to him because we shared his lighthearted sense of humor, admired his uncommon virtue, and were moved by his remarkable wisdom.
[ Admired Because Close Felt Him His Humor Knew Lighthearted Many Moved Never Personally Reagan Remarkable Ronald Sense Shared Uncommon Us Virtue Were While Wisdom]
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- I prefer the folly of enthusiasm to the indifference of wisdom.
[ Enthusiasm Folly Indifference Prefer Wisdom]
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- Irony is the gaiety of reflection and the joy of wisdom.
[ Gaiety Irony Joy Reflection Wisdom]
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- Wisdom too often never comes, and so one ought not to reject it merely because it comes late.
[ Because Comes Late Merely Never Often Ought Reject Too Wisdom]
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- Just as a cautious businessman avoids investing all his capital in one concern, so wisdom would probably admonish us also not to anticipate all our happiness from one quarter alone.
[ Admonish Alone Also Anticipate Avoids Businessman Capital Cautious Concern Happiness His Investing Just Our Probably Quarter Us Wisdom Would]
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- A poem begins in delight and ends in wisdom.
[ Begins Delight Ends Poem Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- The figure a poem makes. It begins in delight and ends in wisdom... in a clarification of life - not necessarily a great clarification, such as sects and cults are founded on, but in a momentary stay against confusion.
[ Against Begins Clarification Confusion Cults Delight Ends Figure Founded Great Life Makes Momentary Necessarily Poem Sects Stay Such Wisdom]
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- In particular, for younger researchers on whom the future of mankind may depend. We believe that they are working with all the scientific wisdom at their disposal for the preservation of the inheritance of the earth and for the lasting survival of mankind.
[ Believe Depend Disposal Earth Future Inheritance Lasting Mankind May Particular Preservation Researchers Scientific Survival Their Whom Wisdom Working Younger]
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- It is astonishing what force, purity, and wisdom it requires for a human being to keep clear of falsehoods.
[ Astonishing Being Clear Falsehoods Force Human Keep Purity Requires Wisdom]
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- The beginning of wisdom is to desire it.
[ Beginning Desire Wisdom]
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- One of the greatest pieces of economic wisdom is to know what you do not know.
[ Economic Greatest Know Pieces Wisdom]
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- The enemy of the conventional wisdom is not ideas but the march of events.
[ Conventional Enemy Events Ideas March Wisdom]
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- A wholesome oblivion of one's neighbours is the beginning of wisdom.
[ Beginning Neighbours Oblivion Wholesome Wisdom]
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- The greater the step forward in knowledge, the greater is the one taken backward in search of wisdom.
[ Backward Forward Greater Knowledge Search Step Taken Wisdom]
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- All free governments are managed by the combined wisdom and folly of the people.
[ Combined Folly Free Governments Managed Wisdom]
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- Sometimes one likes foolish people for their folly, better than wise people for their wisdom.
[ Better Folly Foolish Likes Sometimes Than Their Wisdom Wise]
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- Writing is no dying art form in America because most published writers here accept the wisdom and the necessity of encouraging the talent that follows in their footsteps.
[ Accept America Art Because Dying Encouraging Follows Footsteps Form Here Most Necessity Published Talent Their Wisdom Writers Writing]
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- Age does not bring you wisdom, age brings you wrinkles.
[ Age Bring Brings Does Wisdom Wrinkles]
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- Keep me away from the wisdom which does not cry, the philosophy which does not laugh and the greatness which does not bow before children.
[ Away Before Bow Children Cry Does Greatness Keep Laugh Philosophy Which Wisdom]
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- Pain and foolishness lead to great bliss and complete knowledge, for Eternal Wisdom created nothing under the sun in vain.
[ Bliss Complete Created Eternal Foolishness Great Knowledge Lead Nothing Pain Sun Under Vain Wisdom]
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- The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of his wisdom but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind.
[ Bid Does Enter His House Indeed Leads Mind Rather Teacher Threshold Wisdom Wise Your]
Topic: Wisdom
- Wisdom ceases to be wisdom when it becomes too proud to weep, too grave to laugh, and too selfish to seek other than itself.
[ Becomes Ceases Grave Itself Laugh Other Proud Seek Selfish Than Too Weep Wisdom]
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- Wisdom stands at the turn in the road and calls upon us publicly, but we consider it false and despise its adherents.
[ Adherents Calls Consider Despise False Publicly Road Stands Turn Upon Us Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- Education makes us more stupid than the brutes. A thousand voices call to us on every hand, but our ears are stopped with wisdom.
[ Brutes Call Ears Education Every Hand Makes More Our Stopped Stupid Than Thousand Us Voices Wisdom]
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- Surely, God on high has not refused to give us enough wisdom to find ways to bring us an improvement in relations between the two great nations on earth.
[ Between Bring Earth Enough Find Give God Great High Improvement Nations Refused Relations Surely Two Us Ways Wisdom]
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- Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.
[ Bears Courage Fruit Wisdom Without]
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- There's a beauty to wisdom and experience that cannot be faked. It's impossible to be mature without having lived.
[ Beauty Cannot Experience Faked Having Impossible Lived Mature Wisdom Without]
Topic: Experience
- Morality comes with the sad wisdom of age, when the sense of curiosity has withered.
[ Age Comes Curiosity Morality Sad Sense Wisdom Withered]
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- Remembering is painful, it's difficult, but it can be inspiring and it can give wisdom.
[ Difficult Give Inspiring Painful Remembering Wisdom]
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- Courage is always the surest wisdom.
[ Always Courage Surest Wisdom]
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- I acknowledge the privilege of being alive in a human body at this moment, endowed with senses, memories, emotions, thoughts, and the space of mind in its wisdom aspect.
[ Acknowledge Alive Aspect Being Body Emotions Endowed Human Memories Mind Moment Privilege Senses Space Thoughts Wisdom]
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- Genius unrefined resembles a flash of lightning, but wisdom is like the sun.
[ Flash Genius Lightning Resembles Sun Wisdom]
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- Our wisdom comes from our experience, and our experience comes from our foolishness.
[ Comes Experience Foolishness Our Wisdom]
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- We are to seek wisdom and understanding only in the length of days.
[ Days Length Only Seek Understanding Wisdom]
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- All human wisdom works and has worries and grief as reward.
[ Grief Human Reward Wisdom Works Worries]
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- I continue to believe, contrary to the given wisdom, that it's more interesting to have an album - or, indeed, an individual song - which has variety rather than homogeneity.
[ Album Believe Continue Contrary Given Homogeneity Indeed Individual Interesting More Rather Song Than Variety Which Wisdom]
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- However, I must not indulge in homespun wisdom here before so distinguished an assembly, especially as I am to be followed by a representative of science.
[ Am Assembly Before Distinguished Especially Followed Here However Indulge Must Representative Science Wisdom]
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- The thing that we possess, that machines don't, is the ability to exhibit wisdom.
[ Ability Exhibit Machines Possess Thing Wisdom]
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- Without wisdom, the future has no meaning, no valuable purpose.
[ Future Meaning Purpose Valuable Wisdom Without]
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- You can practice to attain knowledge, but you can't practice to attain wisdom.
[ Attain Knowledge Practice Wisdom]
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- Books give not wisdom where none was before. But where some is, there reading makes it more.
[ Before Books Give Makes More None Reading Some Where Wisdom]
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- The greatest obstacle to being heroic is the doubt whether one may not be going to prove one's self a fool; the truest heroism is to resist the doubt; and the profoundest wisdom, to know when it ought to be resisted, and when it be obeyed.
[ Being Doubt Fool Going Greatest Heroic Heroism Know May Obeyed Obstacle Ought Profoundest Prove Resist Resisted Self Truest Whether Wisdom]
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- The seat of knowledge is in the head; of wisdom, in the heart. We are sure to judge wrong, if we do not feel right.
[ Feel Head Heart Judge Knowledge Right Seat Sure Wisdom Wrong]
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- To think ill of mankind and not wish ill to them, is perhaps the highest wisdom and virtue.
[ Highest Ill Mankind Perhaps Them Think Virtue Wisdom Wish]
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- I have tried at every point to seek God's wisdom on the decisions I made, and I made it my business to speak up on behalf of the things God tells us are important to Him.
[ Behalf Business Decisions Every God Him Important Made Point Seek Speak Tells Things Tried Up Us Wisdom]
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- We all admire the wisdom of people who come to us for advice.
[ Admire Advice Come Us Wisdom]
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- Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens.
[ Knowledge Listens Speaks Wisdom]
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- The marvel of the Bhagavad-Gita is its truly beautiful revelation of life's wisdom which enables philosophy to blossom into religion.
[ Beautiful Blossom Enables Into Life Marvel Philosophy Religion Revelation Truly Which Wisdom]
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- Wisdom is nothing but a preparation of the soul, a capacity, a secret art of thinking, feeling and breathing thoughts of unity at every moment of life.
[ Art Breathing Capacity Every Feeling Life Moment Nothing Preparation Secret Soul Thinking Thoughts Unity Wisdom]
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- Knowledge can be communicated, but not wisdom. One can find it, live it, be fortified by it, do wonders through it, but one cannot communicate and teach it.
[ Cannot Communicate Communicated Find Fortified Knowledge Live Teach Through Wisdom Wonders]
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- It's very hard to know what wisdom is.
[ Hard Know Very Wisdom]
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- It is not wisdom but Authority that makes a law.
[ Authority Law Makes Wisdom]
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- It is essential to employ, trust, and reward those whose perspective, ability, and judgment are radically different from yours. It is also rare, for it requires uncommon humility, tolerance, and wisdom.
[ Ability Also Different Employ Essential Humility Judgment Perspective Radically Rare Requires Reward Those Tolerance Trust Uncommon Whose Wisdom Yours]
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- It is the province of knowledge to speak, and it is the privilege of wisdom to listen.
[ Knowledge Listen Privilege Province Speak Wisdom]
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- Wisdom is the abstract of the past, but beauty is the promise of the future.
[ Abstract Beauty Future Past Promise Wisdom]
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- In youth and beauty, wisdom is but rare!
[ Beauty Rare Wisdom Youth]
Topic: Beauty
- Wisdom is a kind of knowledge. It is knowledge of the nature, career, and consequences of human values.
[ Career Consequences Human Kind Knowledge Nature Values Wisdom]
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- Many spiritual teachers - in Buddhism, in Islam - have talked about first-hand experience of the world as an important part of the path to wisdom, to enlightenment.
[ Buddhism Enlightenment Experience First-Hand Important Islam Many Part Path Spiritual Talked Teachers Wisdom World]
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- Wisdom consists not so much in knowing what to do in the ultimate as knowing what to do next.
[ Consists Knowing Much Next Ultimate Wisdom]
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- Wisdom oft times consists of knowing what to do next.
[ Consists Knowing Next Oft Times Wisdom]
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- Wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from books alone.
[ Alone Books Derived Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- Theology in general seems to me a substitution of human ingenuity for divine wisdom.
[ Divine General Human Ingenuity Seems Substitution Theology Wisdom]
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- Wisdom and goodness are twin-born, one heart must hold both sisters, never seen apart.
[ Apart Both Goodness Heart Hold Must Never Seen Sisters Wisdom]
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- Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes every day; wisdom consists in not exceeding the limit.
[ Consists Damn Day Every Exceeding Five Fool Least Limit Man Minutes Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- Mainstream media tend to just mouth the conventional wisdom, to see everything through the filter of right and left.
[ Conventional Everything Filter Just Left Mainstream Media Mouth Right See Tend Through Wisdom]
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- Whether the aim is in heaven or on earth, wisdom or wealth, the essential condition of its pursuit and attainment is always security and order.
[ Aim Always Attainment Condition Earth Essential Heaven Order Pursuit Security Wealth Whether Wisdom]
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- However great an evil immorality may be, we must not forget that it is not without its beneficial consequences. It is only through extremes that men can arrive at the middle path of wisdom and virtue.
[ Arrive Beneficial Consequences Evil Extremes Forget Great However Immorality May Men Middle Must Only Path Through Virtue Wisdom Without]
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- He dares to be a fool, and that is the first step in the direction of wisdom.
[ Dares Direction First Fool Step Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- Wisdom denotes the pursuing of the best ends by the best means.
[ Best Denotes Ends Means Pursuing Wisdom]
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- In science, as in art, and, as I believe, in every other sphere of human activity, there may be wisdom in a multitude of counsellors, but it is only in one or two of them.
[ Activity Art Believe Counsellors Every Human May Multitude Only Other Science Sphere Them Two Wisdom]
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- The only medicine for suffering, crime, and all other woes of mankind, is wisdom. Teach a man to read and write, and you have put into his hands the great keys of the wisdom box. But it is quite another thing to open the box.
[ Another Box Crime Great Hands His Into Keys Man Mankind Medicine Only Open Other Put Quite Read Suffering Teach Thing Wisdom Woes Write]
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- The wisdom of the wise is an uncommon degree of common sense.
[ Common Degree Sense Uncommon Wisdom Wise]
Topic: Wisdom
- It is astonishing with how little wisdom mankind can be governed, when that little wisdom is its own.
[ Astonishing Governed How Little Mankind Own Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- TO comprehend the Wisdom of this Injunction the better, and explain the Duty before us, it should be considered, that Government is the only Means by which human Happiness can be attained.
[ Attained Before Better Comprehend Considered Duty Explain Government Happiness Human Injunction Means Only Should Us Which Wisdom]
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- Of all our possessions, wisdom alone is imortal.
[ Alone Our Possessions Wisdom]
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- The wisdom of man never yet contrived a system of taxation that would operate with perfect equality.
[ Contrived Equality Man Never Operate Perfect System Taxation Wisdom Would Yet]
Topic: Equality
- In complete darkness we are all the same, it is only our knowledge and wisdom that separates us, don't let your eyes deceive you.
[ Complete Darkness Deceive Eyes Knowledge Only Our Same Separates Us Wisdom Your]
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- Wisdom is always an overmatch for strength.
[ Always Strength Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- Wisdom is learning what to overlook.
[ Learning Overlook Wisdom]
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- Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
[ Book Chapter First Honesty Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us, that the less we use our power the greater it will be.
[ Greater Grow Hope Less Our Power Teach Us Use Will Wisdom]
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- So confident am I in the intentions, as well as wisdom, of the government, that I shall always be satisfied that what is not done, either cannot, or ought not to be done.
[ Always Am Cannot Confident Done Either Government Intentions Ought Satisfied Shall Well Wisdom]
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- Wisdom I know is social. She seeks her fellows. But Beauty is jealous, and illy bears the presence of a rival.
[ Bears Beauty Fellows Her Jealous Know Presence Rival Seeks She Social Wisdom]
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- In garden arrangement, as in all other kinds of decorative work, one has not only to acquire a knowledge of what to do, but also to gain some wisdom in perceiving what it is well to let alone.
[ Acquire Alone Also Arrangement Decorative Gain Garden Kinds Knowledge Only Other Perceiving Some Well Wisdom Work]
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- I've always shied away from conventional wisdom, though I know the power of it.
[ Always Away Conventional Know Power Though Wisdom]
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- But the law of God came from heaven indeed. God wrote it with his finger, it is the fountain of all wisdom, and therefore shall it continue for ever, and never have an end.
[ Came Continue End Ever Finger Fountain God Heaven His Indeed Law Never Shall Therefore Wisdom Wrote]
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- To keep your secret is wisdom; to expect others to keep it is folly.
[ Expect Folly Keep Others Secret Wisdom Your]
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- No one ever found wisdom without also being a fool. Writers, alas, have to be fools in public, while the rest of the human race can cover its tracks.
[ Alas Also Being Cover Ever Fool Fools Found Human Public Race Rest Tracks While Wisdom Without Writers]
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- Wisdom is knowing what to do next; virtue is doing it.
[ Doing Knowing Next Virtue Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- After the knowledge of, and obedience to, the will of God, the next aim must be to know something of His attributes of wisdom, power, and goodness as evidenced by His handiwork.
[ After Aim Attributes Evidenced God Goodness Handiwork His Know Knowledge Must Next Obedience Power Something Will Wisdom]
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- Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another.
[ Another Does Nature Never Say Thing Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- I've led a school whose faculty and students examine and discuss and debate every aspect of our law and legal system. And what I've learned most is that no one has a monopoly on truth or wisdom. I've learned that we make progress by listening to each other, across every apparent political or ideological divide.
[ Across Apparent Aspect Debate Discuss Divide Each Every Examine Faculty Ideological Law Learned Led Legal Listening Make Monopoly Most Other Our Political Progress School Students System Truth Whose Wisdom]
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- Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
[ Knowledge Life Organized Science Wisdom]
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- I will give you a definition of a proud man: he is a man who has neither vanity nor wisdom one filled with hatreds cannot be vain, neither can he be wise.
[ Cannot Definition Filled Give Hatreds Man Neither Nor Proud Vain Vanity Will Wisdom Wise]
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- I look forward to a great future for America - a future in which our country will match its military strength with our moral restraint, its wealth with our wisdom, its power with our purpose.
[ America Country Forward Future Great Look Match Military Moral Our Power Purpose Restraint Strength Wealth Which Will Wisdom]
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- Tragedy is a tool for the living to gain wisdom, not a guide by which to live.
[ Gain Guide Live Living Tool Tragedy Which Wisdom]
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- Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control.
[ Control Gives Interprets Investigates Knowledge Man Power Religion Science Which Wisdom]
Topic: Science
- I always told, Sandra Bullock was my student when she was younger, I always told her it's important that we hold on to our insecurity, the wisdom of insecurity.
[ Always Bullock Her Hold Important Insecurity Our Sandra She Student Told Wisdom Younger]
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- Children also have artistic ability, and there is wisdom in there having it! The more helpless they are, the more instructive are the examples they furnish us; and they must be preserved free of corruption from an early age.
[ Ability Age Also Artistic Children Corruption Early Examples Free Furnish Having Helpless Instructive More Must Preserved Us Wisdom]
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- Experiences are savings which a miser puts aside. Wisdom is an inheritance which a wastrel cannot exhaust.
[ Aside Cannot Exhaust Experiences Inheritance Miser Puts Savings Which Wisdom]
Topic: Experience
- Old myths, old gods, old heroes have never died. They are only sleeping at the bottom of our mind, waiting for our call. We have need for them. They represent the wisdom of our race.
[ Bottom Call Died Gods Heroes Mind Myths Need Never Old Only Our Race Represent Sleeping Them Waiting Wisdom]
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- Even by common wisdom, there seem to be both people and objects in my dream that are outside myself, but clearly they were created in myself and are part of me, they are mental constructs in my own brain.
[ Both Brain Clearly Common Constructs Created Dream Even Mental Myself Objects Outside Own Part Seem Were Wisdom]
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- The first point of wisdom is to discern that which is false; the second, to know that which is true.
[ Discern False First Know Point Second True Which Wisdom]
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- Where fear is present, wisdom cannot be.
[ Cannot Fear Present Where Wisdom]
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- Wisdom is the quality that keeps you from getting into situations where you need it.
[ Getting Into Keeps Need Quality Situations Where Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you'd have preferred to talk.
[ Get Lifetime Listening Preferred Reward Talk Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- The left has come to regard common sense - the traditional wisdom and folkways of the community - as an obstacle to progress and enlightenment.
[ Come Common Community Enlightenment Left Obstacle Progress Regard Sense Traditional Wisdom]
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- This, and this alone, is Christianity, a universal holiness in every part of life, a heavenly wisdom in all our actions, not conforming to the spirit and temper of the world but turning all worldly enjoyments into means of piety and devotion to God.
[ Actions Alone Christianity Conforming Devotion Enjoyments Every God Heavenly Holiness Into Life Means Our Part Piety Spirit Temper Turning Universal Wisdom World Worldly]
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- The war... was an unnecessary condition of affairs, and might have been avoided if forebearance and wisdom had been practiced on both sides.
[ Affairs Avoided Been Both Condition Had Might Practiced Sides Unnecessary War Wisdom]
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- We must expect reverses, even defeats. They are sent to teach us wisdom and prudence, to call forth greater energies, and to prevent our falling into greater disasters.
[ Call Defeats Disasters Energies Even Expect Falling Forth Greater Into Must Our Prevent Prudence Reverses Sent Teach Us Wisdom]
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- As an instrument for practical action, law is responsive to the wisdom of its time, which may be wrong, but it carries forward, sometimes in opposition to this wisdom or passion, a memory of received values.
[ Action Carries Forward Instrument Law May Memory Opposition Passion Practical Received Responsive Sometimes Time Values Which Wisdom Wrong]
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- It is almost everywhere the case that soon after it is begotten the greater part of human wisdom is laid to rest in repositories.
[ After Almost Case Everywhere Greater Human Laid Part Rest Soon Wisdom]
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- We have no words for speaking of wisdom to the stupid. He who understands the wise is wise already.
[ Already Speaking Stupid Understands Wisdom Wise Words]
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- This fear of the Lord is indeed the beginning of wisdom. This consciousness of sin is the straight pathway to heaven.
[ Beginning Consciousness Fear Heaven Indeed Lord Pathway Sin Straight Wisdom]
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- Enraging liberals is simply one of the more enjoyable side effects of my wisdom.
[ Effects Enjoyable Liberals More Side Simply Wisdom]
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- It requires wisdom to understand wisdom: the music is nothing if the audience is deaf.
[ Audience Deaf Music Nothing Requires Understand Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- Your aim will be knowledge and wisdom, not the reflected glamour of fame.
[ Aim Fame Glamour Knowledge Reflected Will Wisdom Your]
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- The more I work with the body, keeping my assumptions in a temporary state of reservation, the more I appreciate and sympathize with a given disease. The body no longer appears as a sick or irrational demon, but as a process with its own inner logic and wisdom.
[ Appears Appreciate Assumptions Body Demon Disease Given Inner Irrational Keeping Logic Longer More Own Process Reservation Sick State Sympathize Temporary Wisdom Work]
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- Conventional wisdom notwithstanding, there is no reason either in football or in poetry why the two should not meet in a man's life if he has the weight and cares about the words.
[ Cares Conventional Either Football Life Man Meet Notwithstanding Poetry Reason Should Two Weight Why Wisdom Words]
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- Every nation whose affairs betray a want of wisdom and stability may calculate on every loss which can be sustained from the more systematic policy of its wiser neighbors.
[ Affairs Betray Calculate Every Loss May More Nation Neighbors Policy Stability Sustained Systematic Want Which Whose Wisdom Wiser]
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- It is not from reason that justice springs, but goodness is born of wisdom.
[ Born Goodness Justice Reason Springs Wisdom]
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- Contemplation and wisdom are highest achievements and man is not totally at home with them.
[ Achievements Contemplation Highest Home Man Them Totally Wisdom]
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- Wisdom is knowledge which has become a part of one's being.
[ Become Being Knowledge Part Which Wisdom]
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- To know how to grow old is the master work of wisdom, and one of the most difficult chapters in the great art of living.
[ Art Chapters Difficult Great Grow How Know Living Master Most Old Wisdom Work]
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- It is not white hair that engenders wisdom.
[ Engenders Hair White Wisdom]
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- Democracy is a pathetic belief in the collective wisdom of individual ignorance.
[ Belief Collective Democracy Ignorance Individual Pathetic Wisdom]
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- The older I grow the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom.
[ Age Brings Distrust Doctrine Familiar Grow More Older Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- Women always excel men in that sort of wisdom which comes from experience. To be a woman is in itself a terrible experience.
[ Always Comes Excel Experience Itself Men Sort Terrible Which Wisdom Woman Women]
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- The perceived wisdom is that people do not go in large numbers to black-and-white movies anymore - which is a great shame, but I'd love to make a black-and-white movie one day.
[ Anymore Black-And-White Day Go Great Large Love Make Movie Movies Numbers Perceived Shame Which Wisdom]
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- Follow the wisdom of the great actor, James Cagney, you hit your mark, you look the other guy in the eye, and you tell the truth.
[ Actor Cagney Eye Follow Great Guy Hit James Look Mark Other Tell Truth Wisdom Your]
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- The most important lesson of New Labour is this: Every time we made progress we did it by challenging the conventional wisdom.
[ Challenging Conventional Did Every Important Labour Lesson Made Most New Progress Time Wisdom]
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- Our own physical body possesses a wisdom which we who inhabit the body lack. We give it orders which make no sense.
[ Body Give Inhabit Lack Make Orders Our Own Physical Possesses Sense Which Wisdom]
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- Pain is the doorway to wisdom and to truth.
[ Doorway Pain Truth Wisdom]
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- But in its final creation it was not the part of the Father's power to fail as though exhausted. It was not the part of His wisdom to waver in a needful matter through poverty of counsel.
[ Counsel Creation Exhausted Fail Father Final His Matter Needful Part Poverty Power Though Through Waver Wisdom]
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- God the Father, the supreme Architect, had already built this cosmic home we behold, the most sacred temple of His godhead, by the laws of His mysterious wisdom.
[ Already Architect Behold Built Cosmic Father God Godhead Had His Home Laws Most Mysterious Sacred Supreme Temple Wisdom]
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- To profit from good advice requires more wisdom than to give it.
[ Advice Give Good More Profit Requires Than Wisdom]
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- The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
[ Certain Cheerfulness Most Sign Wisdom]
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- We can be knowledgable with other men's knowledge but we cannot be wise with other men's wisdom.
[ Cannot Knowledge Men Other Wisdom Wise]
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- This ceremony and the intellectual aura associated with the Nobel Prizes have grown from the wisdom of a practical chemist who wrote a remarkable will.
[ Associated Aura Ceremony Chemist Grown Intellectual Nobel Practical Prizes Remarkable Will Wisdom Wrote]
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- Wisdom and deep intelligence require an honest appreciation of mystery.
[ Appreciation Deep Honest Intelligence Mystery Require Wisdom]
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- Nobility of spirit has more to do with simplicity than ostentation, wisdom rather than wealth, commitment rather than ambition.
[ Ambition Commitment More Nobility Ostentation Rather Simplicity Spirit Than Wealth Wisdom]
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- If you have the guts to keep making mistakes, your wisdom and intelligence leap forward with huge momentum.
[ Forward Guts Huge Intelligence Keep Leap Making Mistakes Momentum Wisdom Your]
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- Words of wisdom are spoken by children at least as often as scientists.
[ Children Least Often Scientists Spoken Wisdom Words]
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- A great memory is never made synonymous with wisdom, any more than a dictionary would be called a treatise.
[ Any Called Dictionary Great Made Memory More Never Synonymous Than Treatise Wisdom Would]
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- It may be assumed as an axiom that Providence has never gifted any political party with all of political wisdom or blinded it with all of political folly.
[ Any Assumed Axiom Blinded Folly Gifted May Never Party Political Providence Wisdom]
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- God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
[ Accept Cannot Change Courage Difference God Grant Know Serenity Things Wisdom]
Topic: Change
- God, give us grace to accept with serenity the things that cannot be changed, courage to change the things which should be changed and the wisdom to distinguish the one from the other.
[ Accept Cannot Change Changed Courage Distinguish Give God Grace Other Serenity Should Things Us Which Wisdom]
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- The final wisdom of life requires not the annulment of incongruity but the achievement of serenity within and above it.
[ Above Achievement Final Incongruity Life Requires Serenity Wisdom Within]
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- Logic is the beginning of wisdom, not the end.
[ Beginning End Logic Wisdom]
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- My past is my wisdom to use today... my future is my wisdom yet to experience. Be in the present because that is where life resides.
[ Because Experience Future Life Past Present Resides Today Use Where Wisdom Yet]
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- Every speaker has a mouth; An arrangement rather neat. Sometimes it's filled with wisdom. Sometimes it's filled with feet.
[ Arrangement Every Feet Filled Mouth Neat Rather Sometimes Speaker Wisdom]
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- But the Wisdom of God, which is His only-begotten Son, being in all respects incapable of change or alteration, and every good quality in Him being essential, and such as cannot be changed and converted, His glory is therefore declared to be pure and sincere.
[ Alteration Being Cannot Change Changed Converted Declared Essential Every Glory God Good Him His Incapable Pure Quality Respects Sincere Son Such Therefore Which Wisdom]
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- The philosophies of one age have become the absurdities of the next, and the foolishness of yesterday has become the wisdom of tomorrow.
[ Absurdities Age Become Foolishness Next Philosophies Tomorrow Wisdom Yesterday]
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- Wisdom, prudence, forethought, these are essential. But not second to these that noble courage which adventures the right, and leaves the consequences to God.
[ Adventures Consequences Courage Essential Forethought God Leaves Noble Prudence Right Second These Which Wisdom]
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- War involves in its progress such a train of unforeseen circumstances that no human wisdom can calculate the end; it has but one thing certain, and that is to increase taxes.
[ Calculate Certain Circumstances End Human Increase Involves Progress Such Taxes Thing Train Unforeseen War Wisdom]
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- Putting is like wisdom - partly a natural gift and partly the accumulation of experience.
[ Accumulation Experience Gift Natural Partly Putting Wisdom]
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- Music is your own experience, your own thoughts, your wisdom. If you don't live it, it won't come out of your horn. They teach you there's a boundary line to music. But, man, there's no boundary line to art.
[ Art Boundary Come Experience Horn Line Live Man Music Out Own Teach Thoughts Wisdom Won Your]
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- One of the most beautiful passages of Rousseau is that in the sixth book of Confessions, where he describes the awakening in him of the literary sense. Of such wisdom, the poetic passion, the desire of beauty, the love of art for its own sake, has most.
[ Art Awakening Beautiful Beauty Book Confessions Describes Desire Him Literary Love Most Own Passages Passion Poetic Sake Sense Sixth Such Where Wisdom]
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- Who knows for what we live, and struggle, and die? Wise men write many books, in words too hard to understand. But this, the purpose of our lives, the end of all our struggle, is beyond all human wisdom.
[ Beyond Books Die End Hard Human Knows Live Lives Many Men Our Purpose Struggle Too Understand Wisdom Wise Words Write]
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- Pain makes man think. Thought makes man wise. Wisdom makes life endurable.
[ Endurable Life Makes Man Pain Think Thought Wisdom Wise]
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- Wisdom lies neither in fixity nor in change, but in the dialectic between the two.
[ Between Change Dialectic Lies Neither Nor Two Wisdom]
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- Discipline is wisdom and vice versa.
[ Discipline Versa Vice Wisdom]
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- He who is taught to live upon little owes more to his father's wisdom than he who has a great deal left him does to his father's care.
[ Care Deal Does Father Great Him His Left Little Live More Owes Taught Than Upon Wisdom]
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- Even wisdom has to yield to self-interest.
[ Even Self-Interest Wisdom Yield]
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- Cunning... is but the low mimic of wisdom.
[ Cunning Low Mimic Wisdom]
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- Knowledge without justice ought to be called cunning rather than wisdom.
[ Called Cunning Justice Knowledge Ought Rather Than Wisdom Without]
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- The man who makes everything that leads to happiness depends upon himself, and not upon other men, has adopted the very best plan for living happily. This is the man of moderation, the man of manly character and of wisdom.
[ Adopted Best Character Depends Everything Happily Happiness Himself Leads Living Makes Man Manly Men Moderation Other Plan Upon Very Wisdom]
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- There are three classes of men; lovers of wisdom, lovers of honor, and lovers of gain.
[ Classes Gain Honor Lovers Men Three Wisdom]
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- Wisdom alone is the science of other sciences.
[ Alone Other Science Sciences Wisdom]
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- Not by age but by capacity is wisdom acquired.
[ Acquired Age Capacity Wisdom]
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- Wisdom is not attained by years, but by ability.
[ Ability Attained Wisdom Years]
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- Silence at the proper season is wisdom, and better than any speech.
[ Any Better Proper Season Silence Speech Than Wisdom]
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- To make no mistakes is not in the power of man; but from their errors and mistakes the wise and good learn wisdom for the future.
[ Errors Future Good Learn Make Man Mistakes Power Their Wisdom Wise]
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- Dr. Johnson has said that the chief glory of a country arises from its authors. But then that is only as they are oracles of wisdom; unless they teach virtue, they are more worthy of a halter than of the laurel.
[ Arises Authors Chief Country Dr Glory Halter Johnson Laurel More Only Oracles Said Teach Than Then Unless Virtue Wisdom Worthy]
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- If God had sufficient wisdom and power to construct such a beautiful world as this, then we must admit that his wisdom and power are immeasurably greater than that of man, and hence he is qualified to reign as king.
[ Admit Beautiful Construct God Greater Had Hence His Immeasurably King Man Must Power Qualified Reign Such Sufficient Than Then Wisdom World]
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- We don't receive wisdom; we must discover it for ourselves after a journey that no one can take for us or spare us.
[ After Discover Journey Must Ourselves Receive Spare Take Us Wisdom]
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- Has fortune dealt you some bad cards. Then let wisdom make you a good gamester.
[ Bad Cards Dealt Fortune Good Make Some Then Wisdom]
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- Wisdom not only gets, but once got, retains.
[ Gets Got Once Only Retains Wisdom]
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- People always blame the girl; she should have said no. A monosyllable, but conventional wisdom has always been that boys can't manage it.
[ Always Been Blame Boys Conventional Girl Manage Said She Should Wisdom]
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- Silence and reserve will give anyone a reputation for wisdom.
[ Anyone Give Reputation Reserve Silence Will Wisdom]
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- And, if we have any evidence that the wisdom which formed the plan is in the man, we have the very same evidence, that the power which executed it is in him also.
[ Also Any Evidence Executed Formed Him Man Plan Power Same Very Which Wisdom]
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- Every indication of wisdom, taken from the effect, is equally an indication of power to execute what wisdom planned.
[ Effect Equally Every Execute Indication Planned Power Taken Wisdom]
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- They see me as being this Super Mom on TV who also can more than handle a difficult husband, and they assume I'm going to be just full of wisdom as a mother and wife myself.
[ Also Assume Being Difficult Full Going Handle Husband Just Mom More Mother Myself See Super Than Tv Wife Wisdom]
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- This is perhaps the most profound meaning of the book of Job, the best example of wisdom.
[ Best Book Example Job Meaning Most Perhaps Profound Wisdom]
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- Wisdom finds its literary expression in wisdom literature.
[ Expression Finds Literary Literature Wisdom]
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- The Divine wisdom has given us prayer, not as a means whereby to obtain the good things of earth, but as a means whereby we learn to do without them; not as a means whereby we escape evil, but as a means whereby we become strong to meet it.
[ Become Divine Earth Escape Evil Given Good Learn Means Meet Obtain Prayer Strong Them Things Us Whereby Wisdom Without]
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- Few people have the wisdom to prefer the criticism that would do them good, to the praise that deceives them.
[ Criticism Deceives Few Good Praise Prefer Them Wisdom Would]
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- There is a trade off - as you grow older you gain wisdom but you lose spontaneity.
[ Gain Grow Lose Off Older Spontaneity Trade Wisdom]
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- As great as Ed is, the wisdom out here is that he can't carry a movie. They'll pay him $3 million to be the second banana in Julia Roberts things. But they won't put up $3 million for an Ed Harris movie.
[ Banana Carry Ed Great Harris Here Him Julia Million Movie Out Pay Put Roberts Second Things Up Wisdom Won]
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- Nine-tenths of wisdom is being wise in time.
[ Being Nine-Tenths Time Wisdom Wise]
Topic: Wisdom
- What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness?
[ Find Greater Kindness Than Wisdom]
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- Experience comprises illusions lost, rather than wisdom gained.
[ Comprises Experience Gained Illusions Lost Rather Than Wisdom]
Topic: Experience
- Our experience is composed rather of illusions that of wisdom acquired.
[ Acquired Composed Experience Illusions Our Rather Wisdom]
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- Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.
[ Beginning Important Kindness More Recognition Than Wisdom]
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- Both in thought and in feeling, even though time be real, to realise the unimportance of time is the gate of wisdom.
[ Both Even Feeling Gate Real Realise Though Thought Time Wisdom]
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- Fear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources of cruelty. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.
[ Beginning Conquer Cruelty Fear Main Source Sources Superstition Wisdom]
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- To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.
[ Beginning Conquer Fear Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- We have heeded no wisdom offering guidance.
[ Guidance Heeded Offering Wisdom]
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- A proverb is the wisdom of many and the wit of one.
[ Many Proverb Wisdom Wit]
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- Whenever you argue with another wiser than yourself in order that others may admire your wisdom, they will discover your ignorance.
[ Admire Another Argue Discover Ignorance May Order Others Than Whenever Will Wisdom Wiser Your Yourself]
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- I'm very accepting with my age. It's like notches on your belt: experience, wisdom, and a different kind of beauty.
[ Accepting Age Beauty Belt Different Experience Kind Very Wisdom Your]
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- Back of every mistaken venture and defeat is the laughter of wisdom, if you listen.
[ Back Defeat Every Laughter Listen Mistaken Venture Wisdom]
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- The hunger for facile wisdom is the root of all false philosophy.
[ Facile False Hunger Philosophy Root Wisdom]
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- Wisdom comes by disillusionment.
[ Comes Disillusionment Wisdom]
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- To acquire knowledge, one must study; but to acquire wisdom, one must observe.
[ Acquire Knowledge Must Observe Study Wisdom]
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- It is now conventional wisdom that Americans do not care why we went to war in Iraq, that it is enough that the world is better off without Saddam Hussein.
[ Americans Better Care Conventional Enough Hussein Iraq Now Off Saddam War Went Why Wisdom Without World]
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- Full of wisdom are the ordinations of fate.
[ Fate Full Wisdom]
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- They would need to be already wise, in order to love wisdom.
[ Already Love Need Order Wisdom Wise Would]
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- Novels are the Socratic dialogues of our time. Practical wisdom fled from school wisdom into this liberal form.
[ Dialogues Fled Form Into Liberal Novels Our Practical School Time Wisdom]
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- Yale is a crucible in American life for the accommodation of intellectual achievement, of wisdom, of refinement, with the democratic ideals of openness, of social justice and of equal opportunity.
[ Accommodation Achievement American Crucible Democratic Equal Ideals Intellectual Justice Life Openness Opportunity Refinement Social Wisdom Yale]
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- Teach you children poetry; it opens the mind, lends grace to wisdom and makes the heroic virtues hereditary.
[ Children Grace Hereditary Heroic Lends Makes Mind Opens Poetry Teach Virtues Wisdom]
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- No man is the wiser for his learning; it may administer matter to work in, or objects to work upon; but wit and wisdom are born with a man.
[ Administer Born His Learning Man Matter May Objects Upon Wisdom Wiser Wit Work]
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- Wisdom allows nothing to be good that will not be so forever; no man to be happy but he that needs no other happiness than what he has within himself; no man to be great or powerful that is not master of himself.
[ Allows Forever Good Great Happiness Happy Himself Man Master Needs Nothing Other Powerful Than Will Wisdom Within]
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- Wisdom does not show itself so much in precept as in life - in firmness of mind and a mastery of appetite. It teaches us to do as well as to talk; and to make our words and actions all of a color.
[ Actions Appetite Color Does Firmness Itself Life Make Mastery Mind Much Our Precept Show Talk Teaches Us Well Wisdom Words]
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- He read his mind. He's a strange sort of man, isn't he? It's not just the advice and the wisdom that he has.
[ Advice His Just Man Mind Read Sort Strange Wisdom]
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- One reason the human race has such a low opinion of itself is that it gets so much of its wisdom from writers.
[ Gets Human Itself Low Much Opinion Race Reason Such Wisdom Writers]
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- In regard of the rich grace and wisdom of his love toward his people; for who sees not, but that it is a curse to be unready as these foolish virgins, who were therefore shut out.
[ Curse Foolish Grace His Love Out Regard Rich Sees Shut Therefore These Toward Virgins Were Wisdom]
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- My aim, then, was to whip the rebels, to humble their pride, to follow them to their inmost recesses, and make them fear and dread us. Fear is the beginning of wisdom.
[ Aim Beginning Dread Fear Follow Humble Inmost Make Pride Rebels Recesses Their Them Then Us Whip Wisdom]
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- Peace is a fragile thing. It takes courage to secure it. It takes wisdom to maintain it.
[ Courage Fragile Maintain Peace Secure Takes Thing Wisdom]
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- Through mutual understanding, sincerity and goodwill, and with great wisdom and broad views, the leaders on both sides should jointly initiate new opportunities for peace, stability, cooperation and mutual benefit.
[ Benefit Both Broad Cooperation Goodwill Great Initiate Jointly Leaders Mutual New Opportunities Peace Should Sides Sincerity Stability Through Understanding Views Wisdom]
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- Much of the wisdom of one age, is the folly of the next.
[ Age Folly Much Next Wisdom]
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- The key to wisdom is knowing all the right questions.
[ Key Knowing Questions Right Wisdom]
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- Practical wisdom is only to be learned in the school of experience. Precepts and instruction are useful so far as they go, but, without the discipline of real life, they remain of the nature of theory only.
[ Discipline Experience Far Go Instruction Learned Life Nature Only Practical Precepts Real Remain School Theory Useful Wisdom Without]
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- The experience gathered from books, though often valuable, is but the nature of learning; whereas the experience gained from actual life is one of the nature of wisdom.
[ Actual Books Experience Gained Gathered Learning Life Nature Often Though Valuable Whereas Wisdom]
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- We learn wisdom from failure much more than from success. We often discover what will do, by finding out what will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
[ Discover Discovery Failure Finding Learn Made Mistake More Much Never Often Out Probably Success Than Will Wisdom]
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- Wisdom and understanding can only become the possession of individual men by travelling the old road of observation, attention, perseverance, and industry.
[ Attention Become Individual Industry Men Observation Old Only Perseverance Possession Road Travelling Understanding Wisdom]
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- The best way to obtain truth and wisdom is not to ask from books, but to go to God in prayer, and obtain divine teaching.
[ Ask Best Books Divine Go God Obtain Prayer Teaching Truth Way Wisdom]
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- I decided that it was not wisdom that enabled poets to write their poetry, but a kind of instinct or inspiration, such as you find in seers and prophets who deliver all their sublime messages without knowing in the least what they mean.
[ Decided Deliver Enabled Find Inspiration Instinct Kind Knowing Least Mean Messages Poetry Poets Prophets Seers Sublime Such Their Wisdom Without Write]
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- The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
[ Know Knowing Nothing Only True Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- True wisdom comes to each of us when we realize how little we understand about life, ourselves, and the world around us.
[ Around Comes Each How Life Little Ourselves Realize True Understand Us Wisdom World]
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- Wisdom begins in wonder.
[ Begins Wisdom Wonder]
Topic: Wisdom
- Start with God - the first step in learning is bowing down to God; only fools thumb their noses at such wisdom and learning.
[ Bowing Down First Fools God Learning Noses Only Start Step Such Their Thumb Wisdom]
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- Rich people without wisdom and learning are but sheep with golden fleeces.
[ Golden Learning Rich Sheep Wisdom Without]
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- A short saying often contains much wisdom.
[ Contains Much Often Saying Short Wisdom]
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- If you were to offer a thirsty man all wisdom, you would not please him more than if you gave him a drink.
[ Drink Gave Him Man More Offer Please Than Thirsty Were Wisdom Would]
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- Much wisdom often goes with fewest words.
[ Fewest Goes Much Often Wisdom Words]
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- Our happiness depends on wisdom all the way.
[ Depends Happiness Our Way Wisdom]
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- Wisdom is the supreme part of happiness.
[ Happiness Part Supreme Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- Wisdom outweighs any wealth.
[ Any Wealth Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- The seven wise men of Greece, so famous for their wisdom all the world over, acquired all that fame, each of them, by a single sentence consisting of two or three words.
[ Acquired Consisting Each Fame Famous Greece Men Over Sentence Seven Single Their Them Three Two Wisdom Wise Words World]
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- If they can prove that I am wrong by that time, I will give it up to their wisdom, but not after to any one's judgment, till I see the end of another year; for the Lord will begin with a new century; and I will see what he will do, before I will hearken to any man's judgment.
[ After Am Another Any Before Begin Century End Give Hearken Judgment Lord Man New Prove See Their Till Time Up Will Wisdom Wrong Year]
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- There was endless action - not just football, but sailboats, tennis and other things: movement. There was endless talk - the ambassador at the head of the table laying out the prevailing wisdom, but everyone else weighing in with their opinions and taking part.
[ Action Ambassador Else Endless Everyone Football Head Just Laying Movement Opinions Other Out Part Prevailing Table Taking Talk Tennis Their Things Weighing Wisdom]
Topic: Sports
- Wisdom is the right use of knowledge. To know is not to be wise. Many men know a great deal, and are all the greater fools for it. There is no fool so great a fool as a knowing fool. But to know how to use knowledge is to have wisdom.
[ Deal Fool Fools Great Greater How Know Knowing Knowledge Many Men Right Use Wisdom Wise]
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- The greatest wisdom is to realize one's lack of it.
[ Greatest Lack Realize Wisdom]
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- You want people walking away from the conversation with some kernel of wisdom or some kind of impact.
[ Away Conversation Impact Kernel Kind Some Walking Want Wisdom]
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- Most things break, including hearts. The lessons of life amount not to wisdom, but to scar tissue and callus.
[ Amount Break Hearts Including Lessons Life Most Scar Things Tissue Wisdom]
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- Lessons of wisdom have the most power over us when they capture the heart through the groundwork of a story, which engages the passions.
[ Capture Engages Groundwork Heart Lessons Most Over Passions Power Story Through Us Which Wisdom]
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- Sciences may be learned by rote, but wisdom not.
[ Learned May Rote Sciences Wisdom]
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- That which seems the height of absurdity in one generation often becomes the height of wisdom in another.
[ Absurdity Another Becomes Generation Height Often Seems Which Wisdom]
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- I do interviews because it's a chance to be myself. I sometimes wonder what I could have to say that would be of any interest. I don't have any great wisdom.
[ Any Because Chance Could Great Interest Interviews Myself Say Sometimes Wisdom Wonder Would]
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- Most of our pocket wisdom is conceived for the use of mediocre people, to discourage them from ambitious attempts, and generally console them in their mediocrity.
[ Ambitious Attempts Conceived Console Discourage Generally Mediocre Mediocrity Most Our Pocket Their Them Use Wisdom]
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- Economists often like startling theorems, results which seem to run counter to conventional wisdom.
[ Conventional Counter Economists Often Results Run Seem Startling Theorems Which Wisdom]
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- A monarchy conducted with infinite wisdom and infinite benevolence is the most perfect of all possible governments.
[ Benevolence Conducted Governments Infinite Monarchy Most Perfect Possible Wisdom]
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- In justice to human society it may perhaps be said of almost all the polities and civil institutions in the world, however imperfect, that they have been founded in and carried on with very considerable wisdom.
[ Almost Been Carried Civil Considerable Founded However Human Imperfect Institutions Justice May Perhaps Said Society Very Wisdom World]
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- The constitutions of Maryland and New York are founded in higher wisdom.
[ Constitutions Founded Higher Maryland New Wisdom York]
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- Data is not information, information is not knowledge, knowledge is not understanding, understanding is not wisdom.
[ Data Information Knowledge Understanding Wisdom]
Topic: Education
- And it is no less true, that personal security and private property rest entirely upon the wisdom, the stability, and the integrity of the courts of justice.
[ Courts Entirely Integrity Justice Less Personal Private Property Rest Security Stability True Upon Wisdom]
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- If the highest things are unknowable, then the highest capacity or virtue of man cannot be theoretical wisdom.
[ Cannot Capacity Highest Man Then Theoretical Things Unknowable Virtue Wisdom]
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- I have learned throughout my life as a composer chiefly through my mistakes and pursuits of false assumptions, not by my exposure to founts of wisdom and knowledge.
[ Assumptions Chiefly Composer Exposure False Knowledge Learned Life Mistakes Pursuits Through Throughout Wisdom]
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- The Divine of the Lord in heaven is love, for the reason that love is receptive of all things of heaven, such as peace, intelligence, wisdom and happiness.
[ Divine Happiness Heaven Intelligence Lord Love Peace Reason Receptive Such Things Wisdom]
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- I have sympathy for young people, for their growing pains, but I balk when these growing pains are pushed into the foreground, when you make these young people the only vehicles of life's wisdom.
[ Balk Foreground Growing Into Life Make Only Pains Pushed Sympathy Their These Vehicles Wisdom Young]
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- Gray hairs are signs of wisdom if you hold your tongue, speak and they are but hairs, as in the young.
[ Gray Hairs Hold Signs Speak Tongue Wisdom Young Your]
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- I have studied many philosophers and many cats. The wisdom of cats is infinitely superior.
[ Cats Infinitely Many Philosophers Studied Superior Wisdom]
Topic: Pet
- Because in the school of the Spirit man learns wisdom through humility, knowledge by forgetting, how to speak by silence, how to live by dying.
[ Because Dying Forgetting How Humility Knowledge Learns Live Man School Silence Speak Spirit Through Wisdom]
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- God in His wisdom has decided that He will reward no works but His own.
[ Decided God His Own Reward Will Wisdom Works]
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- I am a poor student sitting at the feet of giants, yearning for their wisdom and begging for lessons that might one day make me a complete artist, so that if all goes well, I may one day sit beside them.
[ Am Artist Begging Beside Complete Day Feet Giants Goes Lessons Make May Might Poor Sit Sitting Student Their Them Well Wisdom Yearning]
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- Wisdom is not acquired save as the result of investigation.
[ Acquired Investigation Result Save Wisdom]
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- Man's wisdom is his best friend; folly his worst enemy.
[ Best Enemy Folly Friend His Man Wisdom Worst]
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- Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.
[ Comes Knowledge Lingers Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- Mistakes are the usual bridge between inexperience and wisdom.
[ Between Bridge Inexperience Mistakes Usual Wisdom]
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- Any successful nominee should possess both the temperament to interpret the law and the wisdom to do so fairly. The next Supreme Court Justice should have a record of protecting individual rights and a strong willingness to put aside any political agenda.
[ Agenda Any Aside Both Court Fairly Individual Interpret Justice Law Next Nominee Political Possess Protecting Put Record Rights Should Strong Successful Supreme Temperament Willingness Wisdom]
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- All this worldly wisdom was once the unamiable heresy of some wise man.
[ Heresy Man Once Some Wisdom Wise Worldly]
Topic: Wisdom
- True wisdom listens more, talks less and can get along with all types of people.
[ Along Get Less Listens More Talks True Types Wisdom]
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- I actually think with age comes some level of wisdom.
[ Actually Age Comes Level Some Think Wisdom]
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- To think the world therefore a general Bedlam, or place of madmen, and oneself a physician, is the most necessary point of present wisdom: an important imagination, and the way to happiness.
[ General Happiness Imagination Important Madmen Most Necessary Oneself Physician Place Point Present Therefore Think Way Wisdom World]
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- It may almost be a question whether such wisdom as many of us have in our mature years has not come from the dying out of the power of temptation, rather than as the results of thought and resolution.
[ Almost Come Dying Many Mature May Our Out Power Question Rather Resolution Results Such Temptation Than Thought Us Whether Wisdom Years]
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- Memory is not wisdom; idiots can by rote repeat volumes. Yet what is wisdom without memory?
[ Idiots Memory Repeat Rote Volumes Wisdom Without Yet]
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- Some of the best lessons we ever learn are learned from past mistakes. The error of the past is the wisdom and success of the future.
[ Best Error Ever Future Learn Learned Lessons Mistakes Past Some Success Wisdom]
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- I'm not wise, but the beginning of wisdom is there; it's like relaxing into - and an acceptance of - things.
[ Acceptance Beginning Into Relaxing Things Wisdom Wise]
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- Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment.
[ Enlightenment Knowing Others Wisdom Yourself]
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- Lord, give us the wisdom to utter words that are gentle and tender, for tomorrow we may have to eat them.
[ Eat Gentle Give Lord May Tender Them Tomorrow Us Utter Wisdom Words]
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- Always keep your mind as bright and clear as the vast sky, the great ocean, and the highest peak, empty of all thoughts. Always keep your body filled with light and heat. Fill yourself with the power of wisdom and enlightenment.
[ Always Body Bright Clear Empty Enlightenment Fill Filled Great Heat Highest Keep Light Mind Ocean Peak Power Sky Thoughts Vast Wisdom Your Yourself]
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- Now that I am sixty, I see why the idea of elder wisdom has passed from currency.
[ Am Currency Elder Idea Now Passed See Sixty Why Wisdom]
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- The Founding Fathers in their wisdom decided that children were an unnatural strain on parents. So they provided jails called schools, equipped with tortures called an education.
[ Called Children Decided Education Equipped Fathers Founding Jails Parents Provided Schools Strain Their Tortures Unnatural Were Wisdom]
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- Pessimism is only the name that men of weak nerves give to wisdom.
[ Give Men Name Nerves Only Pessimism Weak Wisdom]
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- A man of strength and wisdom, John Paul became an inspiration to generations of both Catholics and non-Catholics throughout the world by encouraging freedom, promoting peace and respecting all faiths.
[ Became Both Catholics Encouraging Faiths Freedom Generations Inspiration John Man Paul Peace Promoting Respecting Strength Throughout Wisdom World]
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- Wisdom is the power to put our time and our knowledge to the proper use.
[ Knowledge Our Power Proper Put Time Use Wisdom]
Topic: Time
- He was gifted with the sly, sharp instinct for self-preservation that passes for wisdom among the rich.
[ Among Gifted Instinct Passes Rich Self-Preservation Sharp Sly Wisdom]
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- Wisdom begins at the end.
[ Begins End Wisdom]
Topic: Wisdom
- For the subtlest folly proceeds from the subtlest wisdom.
[ Folly Proceeds Subtlest Wisdom]
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- Life is the only real counselor; wisdom unfiltered through personal experience does not become a part of the moral tissue.
[ Become Counselor Does Experience Life Moral Only Part Personal Real Through Tissue Wisdom]
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- I'll come to you with gifts of knowledge, wisdom and truth.
[ Come Gifts Knowledge Truth Wisdom]
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- I think in conventional magazine wisdom, you need to have a redesign every decade or so.
[ Conventional Decade Every Magazine Need Redesign Think Wisdom]
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- Knowledge shrinks as wisdom grows.
[ Grows Knowledge Shrinks Wisdom]
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- Wisdom alone is true ambition's aim, wisdom is the source of virtue and of fame; obtained with labour, for mankind employed, and then, when most you share it, best enjoyed.
[ Aim Alone Ambition Best Employed Enjoyed Fame Labour Mankind Most Obtained Share Source Then True Virtue Wisdom]
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- Wisdom alone is true ambition's aim, wisdom the source of virtue, and of fame, obtained with labour, for mankind employed, and then, when most you share it, best enjoyed.
[ Aim Alone Ambition Best Employed Enjoyed Fame Labour Mankind Most Obtained Share Source Then True Virtue Wisdom]
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- The truest greatness lies in being kind, the truest wisdom in a happy mind.
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- The wisdom acquired with the passage of time is a useless gift unless you share it.
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- And when the world is created, it is created in such a way that those eternal objects of God's loving wisdom become actualities - interacting with one another, relating to God in the finite realm.
[ Another Become Created Eternal Finite God Interacting Loving Objects Realm Relating Such Those Way Wisdom World]
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- We are drowning in information, while starving for wisdom. The world henceforth will be run by synthesizers, people able to put together the right information at the right time, think critically about it, and make important choices wisely.
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- Wisdom doesn't necessarily come with age. Sometimes age just shows up all by itself.
[ Age Come Itself Just Necessarily Shows Sometimes Up Wisdom]
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- Follow your instincts. That's where true wisdom manifests itself.
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- Turn your wounds into wisdom.
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- It seems to me that, in every culture, I come across a chapter headed "Wisdom." And then I know exactly what is going to follow: "Vanity of vanities, all is vanity."
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- Many people have their reputations as reporters and analysts because they are on television, batting around conventional wisdom. A lot of these people have never reported a story.
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- I find that to be a fool as to worldly wisdom, and to commit my cause to God, not fearing to offend men, who take offence at the simplicity of truth, is the only way to remain unmoved at the sentiments of others.
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- Wisdom is oftentimes nearer when we stoop than when we soar.
[ Nearer Oftentimes Soar Stoop Than Wisdom]
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- Books are but waste paper unless we spend in action the wisdom we get from thought - asleep. When we are weary of the living, we may repair to the dead, who have nothing of peevishness, pride, or design in their conversation.
[ Action Asleep Books Conversation Dead Design Get Living May Nothing Paper Pride Repair Spend Their Thought Unless Waste Weary Wisdom]
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- If suffering brings wisdom, I would wish to be less wise.
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- There is no knowledge, no light, no wisdom that you are in possession of, but what you have received it from some source.
[ Knowledge Light Possession Received Some Source Wisdom]
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- The clouds may drop down titles and estates, and wealth may seek us, but wisdom must be sought.
[ Clouds Down Drop Estates May Must Seek Sought Titles Us Wealth Wisdom]
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- The weak have remedies, the wise have joys; superior wisdom is superior bliss.
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- Besides the noble art of getting things done, there is the noble art of leaving things undone. The wisdom of life consists in the elimination of non-essentials.
[ Art Besides Consists Done Elimination Getting Leaving Life Noble Things Undone Wisdom]
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- Great wisdom is generous; petty wisdom is contentious.
[ Contentious Generous Great Petty Wisdom]
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- Great wisdom is generous; petty wisdom is contentious. Great speech is impassioned, small speech cantankerous.
[ Contentious Generous Great Impassioned Petty Small Speech Wisdom]
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