Wisdom Quotes

"Wisdom is the reward you get fo...

"Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you would rather have talked.โ€ Mark Twain
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"The only true wisd...

"The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing. "-Socrates
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Wisdom is not a product of sc...

Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it. Albert Einstein
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"Every man is a damn fool for at least ...

"Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes every day; wisdom consists of not exceeding the limit." โ€” Elbert Hubbard
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Knowing others is intelligence; knowing ...

Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power.
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โ€œThe saddest aspect of life right now ...

โ€œThe saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdomโ€ - Isaac Asimov
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"The middle p...

"The middle path is the way to wisdom" --Rumi
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One part of wisdom is knowi...

One part of wisdom is knowing what you donโ€™t need anymore and letting it go. Jane Fonda
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Beware...

Beware of unearned wisdom.
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"In love with insanit...

"In love with insanity, Iโ€™m fed up with wisdom and rationality." --Rumi
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โ€œBy three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflectio...

โ€œBy 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.โ€ - Confucius
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"Wisdom is nothing more than a ...

"Wisdom is nothing more than a foolish individual understanding their foolishness" - original thought
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"Turn your...

"Turn your wounds into wisdom" - Oprah
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"Keep me away from the wisdom which does not cry, ...

"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." --Khalil Gibran
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"What you need to do is what yo...

"What you need to do is what you want to do most but don't know yet." - Own Personal "Gem" Of Wisdom
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Wisdom is not a product of sch...

Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it. ...Albert Einstein
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โ€œHuman wisdom is often car...

โ€œHuman wisdom is often carried a prisoner in the hands of poisonous flattering words.โ€
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"Wisdom be...

"Wisdom begins in wonder. " -Socrates
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Keep me away from the wisdom which does not cry, ...

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. โ€”KAHLIL GIBRAN
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โ€œScience gathers knowled...

โ€œScience gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.โ€ -- Isaac Asimov
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โ€œSkill is what you can ...

โ€œSkill is what you can do. Wisdom is how you can apply that.โ€ -Max Kellerman
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"What we become depends on what our fathers teach us...

"What we become depends on what our fathers teach us at odd moments, when they aren't trying to teach us. We are formed by little scraps of wisdom." - Umberto Eco
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โ€œKnowledge is knowing that tomato is a fruit, Wisdom is not putting it in a f...

โ€œKnowledge is knowing that tomato is a fruit, Wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad, Charisma is selling a salad with tomatoes in it and calling it a fruit salad, and philosophy is debating if tomatoes can be used in smoothiesโ€-unknown
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โ€œBefore you become too entranced with gorgeous gadgets and mesmerizing video displays,...

โ€œBefore you become too entranced with gorgeous gadgets and mesmerizing video displays, let me remind you that information is not knowledge, knowledge is not wisdom, and wisdom is not foresight. Each grows out of the other, and we need them all.โ€ โ€• Arthur C. Clarke
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A proverb is the wisd...

A proverb is the wisdom of many and the wit of one. - Lord John Russell
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โ€œWisdom is not a product of sch...

โ€œWisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.โ€ - Albert Einstein
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Awareness of ignorance is the beginn...

Awareness of ignorance is the beginning of wisdom. ...Socrates...Born: 471 BC Died: 399 BC Occupation: Philosopher
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"Wisdom comes only after being broken...

"Wisdom comes only after being broken a hundred times, and healing yourself at the hundred and first." ~Euphoric_Elixir
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Wisdom is learn...

Wisdom is learning what to overlook. โ€” William James
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What is better than wisdom? Wom...

What is better than wisdom? Woman. And what is better than a good woman? Nothing. ...Geoffrey Chaucer
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"Gratitude opens the door to... the power, t...

"Gratitude opens the door to... the power, the wisdom, the creativity of the universe. You open the door through gratitude." --Deepak Chopra
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We cannot learn to be more like turtles, but from turtles we could learn to ...

We cannot learn to be more like turtles, but from turtles we could learn to be more human. That is the wisdom carried within one hundred million years of survival. What turtles could learn from us, I canโ€™t quite imagine. -- Carl Safina
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"Wisdom is the reward you get for...

"Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you'd have preferred to talk." - Doug Larson
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โ€œLearn wisdom from the pupil of ...

โ€œLearn wisdom from the pupil of the eye that looks upon all things and yet to self is blindโ€ -Malcolm X
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"To attain knowledge, add thin...

"To attain knowledge, add things every day. To attain wisdom, remove things every day." โ€”Lao Tzu
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Knowing yourself i...

Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.โ€ โ€• Aristotle
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โ€œLet your old age be childlike, and your childhood like...

โ€œLet your old age be childlike, and your childhood like old age; that is, so that neither may your wisdom be with pride, nor your humility without wisdom.โ€ โ€”Saint Augustine
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"Kindness is the...

"Kindness is the highest form of wisdom." --The Talmud
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โ€œFear is the main source of superstition, and ...

โ€œFear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources of cruelty. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.โ€ โ€• Bertrand Russell
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Legends have come, legends have...

Legends have come, legends have gone, what stays forever is the wisdom shared along. โ€“Kavya Barmecha
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God grant me the serenity to accept the things I ...

God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change; courage to change the things I can; and wisdom to know the difference. ~~ Serenity Prayer
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"Compassion is the natural functioning of wisdom. Th...

"Compassion is the natural functioning of wisdom. The clearer one sees, the more readily one uses loving words." โ€”Gerry Shishin Wick Sensei, โ€œZen in the Workplaceโ€
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The saddest aspect of life right now i...

The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom - Isaac Asimov
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The saddest aspect of life right now i...

The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.โ€ โ€• Isaac Asimov
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"Men who know themselves are no long...

"Men who know themselves are no longer fools. They stand on the threshold of the door of Wisdom." โ€” Havelock Ellis
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When you are Ric...

When you are Rich, whatever the fuck you say is "WISDOM"
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โ€œSay what you mean, mean...

โ€œSay what you mean, mean what you sayโ€ -- Words of Wisdom on a Teabag (Yogi Tea)
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We are now Gods...

We are now Gods, but for the wisdom - Eric Weinstein
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โ€œIf you could erase all the mistakes of your pa...

โ€œIf you could erase all the mistakes of your past, you would also erase all the wisdom of your present. Remember the lesson, not the disappointment.โ€
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"The highest wisdom is someti...

"The highest wisdom is sometimes found in the lowest places"-Can someone explain this to me ?
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โ€œLearned we may be with another man's lear...

โ€œLearned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.โ€ โ€”Michel de Montaigne, The Complete Essays
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"Another possible source of guidance for teenagers is television, but television's mes...

"Another possible source of guidance for teenagers is television, but television's message has always been that the need for truth, wisdom and world peace pales by comparison with the need for a toothpaste that offers whiter teeth *and* fresher breath." โ€” Dave Barry
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โ€œGod, grant me the Serenity to Accept the things I...

โ€œGod, grant me the Serenity to Accept the things I cannot change, Courage to change the things I can, and Wisdom to know the difference.โ€ - Reinhold Niebuhr
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"Science is organized ...

"Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life" - Immanuel Kant
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By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflectio...

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. / Confucius
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"Wisdom comes a...

"Wisdom comes alone through suffering." --Aeschylus
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"What passes for wisdom may...

"What passes for wisdom may only be eloquent foolishness" -My English teacher's sticker
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A Gram of Wisdom wei...

A Gram of Wisdom weighs more than A Ton of Knowledge ~InfiniteRadius
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Knowledge is knowing tomato...

Knowledge is knowing tomato is a fruit. Wisdom is knowing not to put it in a fruit salad.
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"The saddest aspect of life right now i...

"The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom. " - Isaac Asimov
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Perhaps true wisdom is ju...

Perhaps true wisdom is just knowing when, where and how best to direct the trauma?
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โ€œHe who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain that canno...

โ€œHe 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 awful grace of Godโ€- Aeschylus
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"Where is the wisdom we have lost i...

"Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge? Where is the knowledge we have lost in information?" ~ T.S. Eliot
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"The wisdom of the wise, and the...

"The wisdom of the wise, and the experience of ages, may be preserved by quotation." โ€” Benjamin Disraeli
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โ€œThe invariable mark of ...

โ€œThe invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common.โ€โ€•Emerson
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"He who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain, which cannot for...

"He who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain, which cannot forget, falls drop by drop upon the heart, until, in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom through the awful grace of God." --Aeschylus, Agamemon
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"Wisdom doesnโ€™t consist in knowi...

"Wisdom doesnโ€™t consist in knowing more that is new, but in knowing less that is false." โ€”Josh Billings
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"He who knows he has enou...

"He who knows he has enough is rich" -Tao Te Ching (ancient book of Chinese wisdom)
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Knowledge is not power, it is only potential. Apply...

Knowledge is not power, it is only potential. Applying that knowledge is power. Understanding why and when to apply that knowledge is wisdom!โ€ โ€” Takeda Shingen
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โ€œFor in much wisdom is much g...

โ€œFor in much wisdom is much grief, and he who increases knowledge increases sorrow.โ€ - Solomon
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"It is important to draw wisdom from diff...

"It is important to draw wisdom from different places. If you take it from only one place it becomes rigid and stale" - Uncle Iroh
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"Take the risk of thinking for yourself, mu...

"Take the risk of thinking for yourself, much more happiness, truth, beauty, and wisdom will come to you that way" - Christopher Hitchens
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The beginning of wisdo...

The beginning of wisdom is to call things by their proper name ~ Confucius
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"Clevernes...

"Cleverness is not wisdom." โ€”Euripides
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"Every man is a damn fool for at least ...

"Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes every day; wisdom consists of not exceeding the limit." โ€” Elbert Hubbard
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"Oh well. Life. Some get rich, some get looks, some get wisdom, some get...

"Oh well. Life. Some get rich, some get looks, some get wisdom, some get true love, some get nowt, some get it all. Some get it all then it is all taken away by someone or somethig else. Life. There's only you living yours."
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"Until the day when God shall deign to reveal th...

"Until the day when God shall deign to reveal the future to man, all human wisdom is summed up in these two words, -Wait and hope." -- Alexandre Dumas
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โ€œFear is the main source of superstition, and ...

โ€œFear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources of cruelty. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.โ€ โ€• Bertrand Russell
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"Wisdom is knowing I am nothing, Love i...

"Wisdom is knowing I am nothing, Love is knowing I am everything, and between the two my life moves.โ€ โ€• Nisargadatta Maharaj
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Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with th...

Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might; for there is no work, nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in the grave, whither thou goest.
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Intelligence is having a 60,000 word vocabulary. Wisdo...

Intelligence is having a 60,000 word vocabulary. Wisdom is knowing that literally nobody cares that they have been "defenestrated" when they are thrown out of a window.
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"To believe that you depend on things and people for happiness is d...

"To believe that you depend on things and people for happiness is due to ignorance of your true nature; to know that you need nothing to be happy, except Self-knowledge, is wisdom." - Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj
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"A loving heart ...

"A loving heart is the truest wisdom" - Charles Dickens
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Wisdom is the right use of knowledge. To know is not to be wise. Many men know a g...

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.- Charles Spurgeon
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"To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one's family, to bring peace to all, o...

"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."- Buddha
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โ€œKnowledge is knowing a tomato i...

โ€œKnowledge is knowing a tomato is a fruit; wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad.โ€ - Miles Kington
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"The mouth of the just shall meditate wisdom And his language ...

"The mouth of the just shall meditate wisdom And his language shall be spoken in judgment Blessed is he who suffers temptation Since he, with approval, shall receive the crown of life." -Lilium
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Wisdom is not how smart...

Wisdom is not how smart you are, itโ€™s how smart you have the potential to be
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"Intelligence and mor...

"Intelligence and moral wisdom aren't the same thing" - Jordan Peterson
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โ€œThe saddest aspect of life right now i...

โ€œThe saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.โ€ - Isaac Asimov
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