It is better to risk starving to death then surrender. If you give up on your dreams, what's left?
Nine-tenths of wisdom is being wise in time.
The older I grow the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom.
H. L. Mencken
Sorrow is knowledge, those that know the most must mourn the deepest, the tree of knowledge is not the tree of life.
Patience is the companion of wisdom.
Never let a fool kiss you, or a kiss fool you.
Wisdom stands at the turn in the road and calls upon us publicly, but we consider it false and despise its adherents.
In seeking wisdom thou art wise; in imagining that thou hast attained it - thou art a fool.
It is great folly to wish to be wise all alone.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from books alone.
The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages are perpetuated by quotations.
The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance - it is the illusion of knowledge.
Daniel J. Boorstin
It is the nature of the wise to resist pleasures, but the foolish to be a slave to them.
He dares to be a fool, and that is the first step in the direction of wisdom.
Memory is the mother of all wisdom.
Wisdom doesn't necessarily come with age. Sometimes age just shows up all by itself.
The doors of wisdom are never shut.
If you call failures experiments, you can put them in your resume and claim them as achievements.
The truth is not for all men, but only for those who seek it.
Wisdom is learning what to overlook.
He who lives by the crystal ball soon learns to eat ground glass.
Edgar R. Fiedler
No man was ever wise by chance.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Honesty is the rarest wealth anyone can possess, and yet all the honesty in the world ain't lawful tender for a loaf of bread.
I didn't get where I am today by worryin' about how I'd feel tomorrow.
Knowledge is of no value unless you put it into practice.
It is impossible to love and to be wise.
A heart well prepared for adversity in bad times hopes, and in good times fears for a change in fortune.
It takes a great man to give sound advice tactfully, but a greater to accept it graciously.
Logan P. Smith
Man is only great when he acts from passion.
Start wide, expand further, and never look back.
You have to find out what's right for you, so it's trial and error. You are going to be all right if you accept realistic goals for yourself.
We can't command our love, but we can our actions.
Arthur Conan Doyle
Repeat anything often enough and it will start to become you.
Wisdom is a sacred communion.
Learning sleeps and snores in libraries, but wisdom is everywhere, wide awake, on tiptoe.
Who is wise in love, love most, say least.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
The wheel that squeaks the loudest is the one that gets the grease.
If you want to be found stand where the seeker seeks.
Wisdom outweighs any wealth.
If I don't have wisdom, I can teach you only ignorance.
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