The Wise Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Sayings About The Wise

#1. An honest answer is the sign of true friendship. - Author: E.W. Howe
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#2. We can only be enlightened to the meaning of wise words
only and only if life have put and made us requiring them. - Author: Toba Beta
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#3. - You may always talk to me, honey ... - Started suddenly bright white moon. - The stars are too young to give you a wise advice, yet. - Author: Galina Nelson
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#4. If you have inner peace, you can create peace everywhere. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#5. Criticizing is easy, art is difficult. - Author: Bill Cosby
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#6. Fools are wise until they speak. - Author: Randle Cotgrave
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#7. If the choice is given to us of liberty or security, we must scorn the latter with the proper contempt of free man and the sound judgment of wise men who know that liberty and security are not incompatible in the lives of honest men. - Author: James Farley
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#8. But as a wise and great teacher once explained so patiently, all good stories - stories that touch your soul, stories that change your nature, stories that cause you to become a better person from their telling-these stories always contain truth. - Author: Camron Wright
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#9. Student: why do dumb people ignore wise people. Teacher: Because, the dumb people believe they are the wise people. - Author: Jayce O'Neal
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#10. I am rather inclined to silence, and whether that be wise or not, it is at least more unusual nowadays to find a man who can hold his tongue than to find one who cannot. - Author: Abraham Lincoln
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#11. God has called us out of darkness into His marvellous light. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#12. During a wise man's whole life, his destiny holds his philosophy in a state of siege. - Author: Victor Hugo
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#13. He who is not sage and wise, humane and just, cannot use secret agent.s. And he who is not delicate and subtle cannot get the truth out of them. - Author: Sun Tzu
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#14. For the wise man, every day is a festival. - Author: Plutarch
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#15. The wise traveler is he who is perpetually surprised. - Author: Vita Sackville-West
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#16. A cowardly warrior is like a toothless lion. - Author: Matshona Dhliwayo
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#17. I have read in Plato and Cicero sayings that are wise and very beautiful; but I have never read in either of them: Come unto me all ye that labor and are heavy laden. - Author: Augustine Of Hippo
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#18. You study to become knowledgeable;
you experience to become wise. - Author: Matshona Dhliwayo
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#19. A wise man had said that your Christian life is like a three-legged stool. The legs are doctrine, experience and practice, which is obedience; and you, will not stay upright unless all three are there. In recent years many Christians have not kept these three together. - Author: J.I. Packer
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#20. We must believe that He permits it [this war] for some wise purpose of his own, mysterious and unknown to us; and though with ourlimited understandings we may not be able to comprehend it, yet we cannot but believe, that he who made the world still governs it. - Author: Abraham Lincoln
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#21. A wise man looks upon men as he does on horses; all their comparisons of title, wealth, and place, he consider but as harness. - Author: Robert Cecil
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#22. Whenever tragic loss occurs, you either resist or you yield. Some people become bitter or deeply resentful; others become compassionate, wise, and loving. Yielding means inner acceptance of what is.You are open to life. - Author: Eckhart Tolle
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#23. Good doesn't always follow from good deeds, nor bad deeds result from bad, does it? Even the wise and good cannot see the end of all actions. - Author: Donna Tartt
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#24. Graduate study is an intensive education. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#25. It is enough if God approves of me and all are against me. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#26. I could be content that we might procreate like trees, without conjunction, or that we were any way to perpetuate the world without this trivial and vulgar way of coition; it is the foolishest act a wise man commits in all his life. - Author: Thomas Browne
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#27. Let your dreams keep you hopeful! - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#28. We write to rekindle the inner spirit. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#29. Who, in the midst of just provocation to anger, instantly finds the fit word which settles all around him in silence is more than wise or just; he is, were he a beggar, of more than royal blood, he is of celestial descent. - Author: Johann Kaspar Lavater
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#30. The world is built with words. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#31. None is so wise, but the foole overtakes him. - Author: George Herbert
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#32. A person can be educated and still be stupid, and a wise man can have no education at all. - Author: Jennifer A. Nielsen
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#33. Leading fools is like leading no one.
Following a fool is like following no one.
The wise make the best leaders and followers. - Author: Matshona Dhliwayo
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#34. Two things a wise man never discloses to the public; his money and his women. - Author: Habeeb Akande
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#35. Sienna Rivers, ex-nerd, undisputed reigning chess champion of the class of 09 and the proverbial all round wise-ass degenerate pain in your backside. - Author: Ali Harper
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#36. The jar shall never ceased to be filled with oil. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#37. Before man can be free, and equal, and truly wise, he must cast aside the chains of habit and superstition; he must strip sensuality of its pomp, and selfishness of its excuses, and contemplate actions and objects as they really are. - Author: Percy Bysshe Shelley
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#38. Who are you, who is so wise in the way of alien fungus? - Author: John Scalzi
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#39. Search men's governing principles, and consider the wise, what they shun and what they cleave to. - Author: Marcus Aurelius
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#40. A bird & a fish can fall in love, but where do they make a home? - Author: Dolly Parton
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#41. Read a short story every day. By the end of the week you would have read volumes of stories. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#42. Bithia seemed wise in the ways of the world, but she was completely ignorant of what she brought upon herself. Commerce with the powers of darkness might gain her what she desired for the moment, but at what cost in the end? - Author: Francine Rivers
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#43. A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer. - Author: Bruce Lee
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#44. The father of the righteous shall greatly rejoice, and he that begetteth a wise child shall have joy in him. - Author: Anonymous
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#45. Everyone loved her, but her greatest sorrow was that she could find no one to love in return, since all the men were much too stupid and ugly to mate with one so beautiful and wise. - Author: L. Frank Baum
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#46. None But such as are good men can give good things, And that which is not good, is not delicious To a well-govern'd and wise appetite. - Author: John Milton
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#47. To be intelligent, be complex; to be wise, be simple. - Author: Debasish Mridha
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#48. Those who would administer wisely must, indeed, be wise, for one of the serious obstacles to the improvement of our race is indiscriminate charity. - Author: Andrew Carnegie
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#49. Yet at least we can admire the wise Prearrangement which has ordained that, as they have no hopes, so they shall have no memory to recall, and no forethought to anticipate, the miseries and humiliations which are at once a necessity of their existence and the basis of the constitution of Flatland. - Author: Edwin A. Abbott
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#50. And the Wise Emrys said that Arthur would yet come again to lead his own. - Author: Stephen R. Lawhead
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#51. There isn't much that tastes better than praise from those who are wise and capable. - Author: Selma Lagerlof
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#52. We listen to those whom we know to be of the same opinion as ourselves, and we call them wise for being of it; but we avoid such as differ from us. - Author: Walter Savage Landor
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#53. I owe it to those around me to keep sane. We all do. - Author: Greg Wise
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#54. O sleepers! what a thing is slumber! Sleep resembles death. Ah, why then dost thou not work in such wise as that after death thou mayst retain a resemblance to perfect life, when, during life, thou art in sleep so like to the hapless dead? - Author: Leonardo Da Vinci
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#55. Some immemorial imbecilities have been added deliberately, on the ground that it is just as interesting to note how foolish men have been as to note how wise they have been. - Author: H.L. Mencken
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#56. Fools live in fear, a wise man lives in strength. - Author: Harbhajan Singh Yogi
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#57. You possess a divine strength to fulfill your dream. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#58. Never act in fear nor lose hope. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#59. It is but too common, of late, to condemn the acts of our predecessors and to pronounce them unjust, unwise, or unpatriotic from not adverting to the circumstances under which they acted. Thus, to judge is to do great injustice to the wise and patriotic men who preceded us. - Author: John C. Calhoun
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#60. The light in your soul can illuminate any darkness. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#61. Juno MacGuff: Wise move. I know this girl who had a huge crazy freakout because she took too many behavioral meds at once. She took off all her clothes and jumped into the fountain at Ridgedale Mall and she was like, "Blaaaaah! I'm a kraken from the sea!"
Su-Chin: That was you. - Author: Diablo Cody
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#62. In a group of intelligent men expect only one to be wise. - Author: Matshona Dhliwayo
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#63. And Jasmine, royal princess and daughter of the sultan..." the little old religious man trailed off, confused. "I'm sorry, daughter. I don't remember all of your names. Rose of Agrabah? Twice Great-Granddaughter of Elisheba the Wise?"
"I think it was Elisheba," Jasmine said thoughtfully. - Author: Liz Braswell
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#64. Every time a message seems to grab us, and we think, 'I just might try it,' we are at the nexus of choice and persuasion that is advertising. - Author: Andrew Hacker
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#65. You're never too old to make a fool of yourself - Author: Michael Perkins
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#66. If have nothing but life, I have everything. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#67. The business conduct of the disciples of wise men is truthful and faithful ... He does not allow himself to be made a surety or a guarantor and does not accept the power of attorney ... He lends money and is gracious. He shall not take away business from his fellow man. - Author: Maimonides
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#68. Well, yes, Dustpaw, launching an attack and knocking me back across the border is one option. But is it wise to take on a cat twice your size? - Author: Erin Hunter
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#69. Let fools the studious despise,
There's nothing lost by being wise. - Author: Jean De La Fontaine
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#70. Still anyone who trusts a serpent deserves its bite. The wise see a creature for what it is, not what it says it may be. - Author: Alice Hoffman
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#71. If all men saw the fair and wise the same men would not have debaters' double strife. - Author: Euripides
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#72. Whenever you get an appetite, you feed yourself. Therefore, fill your belly on wisdom of things old and new. Only swallow the truth, less you choke on the lies. - Author: Amaka Imani Nkosazana
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#73. May the dreams of your past be the reality of your future. - Author: Jimi Hendrix
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#74. Withdrawn into the peace of this desert, along with some books, few but wise, I live in conversation with the deceased, and listen to the dead with my eyes - Author: Francisco De Quevedo
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#75. The writing of the wise are the only riches our posterity cannot squander. - Author: Walter Savage Landor
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#76. We must give each other the chance to change. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#77. I am blind and limited. I would be a fool think myself wise. And so, not knowing what the universe means, I can only try to be responsible with the knowledge, the strength, and the time given to me. I must be true to my heart. - Author: Jim Butcher
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#78. God, help me. Help me to be wise and full of courage and sound judgment. Harden my heart to the sights that I must see so soon again, grant me only the power to think clearly, boldly, resolutely, no matter how unnerving the peril. Let me not fail them. - Author: Anton Myrer
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#79. Fools call wise men fools. A wise man never calls any man a fool. - Author: Thomas A. Edison
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#80. The greatest realization is dawn of my sacred existence. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#81. Who then is free? the wise man who is lord over himself;
Whom neither poverty nor death, nor chains alarm; strong to withstand his passions and despise honors, and who is completely finished and rounded off in himself. - Author: Horace
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#82. Sometimes, we can't help but to shed tears! - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#83. We live in an age that reads too much to be wise, and that thinks too much to be beautiful. - Author: Oscar Wilde
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#84. Excellence doesn't come by obeying doctrines. Excellence comes through recognizing the flaws in the prevailing doctrines of the society and throwing them away if necessary in the path of progress. - Author: Abhijit Naskar
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#85. The Creator creates all creation. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#86. Eternity, sacred time. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#87. I'm a trained architect. Both my parents were architects. - Author: Greg Wise
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#88. Spring time is nature at its best. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#89. But even though she was wise beyond her years, she was still young, and so was I, and all of our words were drowned out by the noise of our beating hearts, screaming at us that we were, after all, creatures of flesh and blood. - Author: Dexter Palmer
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#90. There has never been any country at every moment so virtuous and so wise that it has not sometimes needed to be saved from itself. - Author: Havelock Ellis
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#91. The stars are numerous as the sand on the seashore. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#92. Originality and creativity are nothing but the result of the wise management of combinations. The creative genius combines more rapidly, and with a greater critical sense of what gets tossed out and what gets saved, the same material that the failed genius has to work with. - Author: Umberto Eco
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#93. If scattered and forsaken bricks are enough to build a house, a wise man will collect them and build one - Author: Kenneth Mahuka
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#94. I've endured my entire life struggling from a split personality. The problem is that the other guy, a wise guy named (Jack) ... has always been in charge. - Author: Timothy Pina
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#95. What shelter to grow ripe is ours? What leisure to grow wise? - Author: Matthew Arnold
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#96. The starting point for building great relationships is making wise decisions about who we allow close to us. We need people who will build us up and take us forward, and good friends will do just that. - Author: Brian Houston
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#97. It is by a mathematical point only that we are wise, as the sailor or fugitive slave keeps the polestar in his eye; but that is sufficient guidance for all our life. We may not arrive at our port within a calculable period, but we would preserve the true course. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#98. Be still, then, thou uneasy mortal; know that God is unerringly wise; and be assured that, amidst the greatest multiplicity of beings, He does not overlook thee. - Author: James Hervey
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#99. With regard to threats against you. I would care to apprise you of a certain individual you would be wise to watch with care." Wrath cocked an eyebrow over the rim of his wraparound. "Do tell. - Author: J.R. Ward
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#100. I was a wild child. It's nice, though, now to have grown up and be normal and domestic. I've become very traditional. Conservative, worldly and very wise but fun. - Author: Kelly Carlson
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