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#1. Love is a volcano, the crater of which no wise man will approach too nearly, lest ... he should be swallowed up. - Author: Charles Caleb Colton
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#2. Solomon'sexcess became an insult upon the privileges of mankind; for by the same plan of luxury, which made it necessary to have forty thousand stalls of horses,
he had unfortunately miscalculated his other wants, and so had seven hundred wives ...
Wise
deluded man! - Author: Laurence Sterne
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#3. It is better to be nothing than a follower of other painters. The wise man has said when one follows another one is always behind. - Author: Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot
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#4. A wise man will cultivate a servant's spirit, for that particular attribute attracts people like no other. As I humbly serve others, their wisdom will be freely shared with me. Often, the person who develops a servant's spirit becomes wealthy beyond measure. - Author: Andy Andrews
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#5. The difference between a wise man and a fool is a wise man learns his lessons from other people's mistakes and a fool only learns from his own. - Author: Duane "Dog" Chapman
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#6. The most hopelessly stupid man is he who is not aware he is wise. - Author: Isaac Asimov
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#7. When the wise man opens his mouth, the beauties of his soul present themselves to the view, like the statues in a temple. - Author: Pythagoras
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#8. Whether religion be true or false, it must be necessarily granted to be the only wise principle and safe hypothesis for a man to live and die by. - Author: John Tillotson
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#9. The wise man will always reflect concerning the quality not the quantity of life. - Author: Seneca The Younger
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#10. A wise man rules his passions, fool obeys them. - Author: Publilius Syrus
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#11. Where does a wise man hide a pebble?" And the tall man answered in a low voice: "On the beach." The small man nodded, and after a short silence said: "Where does a wise man hide a leaf?" And the other answered: "In the forest. - Author: G.K. Chesterton
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#12. Would that the majority could inflict the greatest evils, for they would then be capable of the greatest good, and that would be fine, but now they cannot do either. They cannot make a man either wise or foolish, but they inflict things haphazardly. - Author: Socrates
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#13. If not you, then who? If not now, then when? - Author: Andrzej Kolikowski
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#14. In peace, a wise man makes preparations for war. - Author: Horace
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#15. A wise man may be duped as well as a fool; but the fool publishes the triumph of the deceiver. - Author: Charles Caleb Colton
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#16. It's a wise man who profits by his own experience, but it's a good deal wiser one who lets the rattlesnake bite the other fellow. - Author: Josh Billings
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#17. 'Without the help of mathematics,' the wise man continued, 'the art could not advance and all the sciences would perish.' - Author: Julio Cesar De Mello E Souza
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#18. This is the Modern Man, who cannot save himself but wants to save the world.
He is the Wise who knows not.
And his footsteps on the road click tic-tac, tic-tac - Author: Cristiane Serruya
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#19. Beware of a man of one book. - Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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#20. To a wise man, the whole earth is open; for the native land of a good soul is the whole earth. - Author: Democritus
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#21. The wise man lacked nothing but needed a great number of things, whereas the fool, on the other hand, needs nothing (for he does not know how to use anything) but lacks everything. - Author: Seneca The Younger
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#22. Words are wise men's counters, they do but reckon by them: but they are the money of fools, that value them by the authority of an Aristotle, a Cicero, or a Thomas, or any other doctor whatsoever, if but a man. - Author: Thomas Hobbes
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#23. The wise man thinks about his troubles only when there is some purpose in doing so; at other times he thinks about other things, or, if it is night, about nothing at all. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#24. A wise man uses one ear to listen, the other to hear himself think. - Author: Colin Tegerdine
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#25. O dear Pan and all the other gods of this place, grant that I may be beautiful inside. Let all my external possessions be in friendly harmony with what is within. May I consider the wise man rich. As for gold, let me have as much as a moderate man could bear and carry with him. - Author: Plato
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#26. A MAN FEARED
A man feared that he might find an assassin;
Another that he might find a victim.
One was more wise than the other. - Author: Stephen Crane
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#27. There are two apples, one is green and the other is red. Which apple would the wise man choose? The answer is: I'll take the one you didn't choose. You see, you are the fool here, because I poisoned the first apple! - Author: Jarod Kintz
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#28. A tyrant needs no real reason for what he does, Quellion said. He was a young man, but not foolish. At times, he sounded like other men Spook had known. Wise men. The difference, then, was one of extremity. Or, perhaps, timing? - Author: Brandon Sanderson
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#29. To fear death, gentlemen, is no other than to think oneself wise when one is not, to think one knows what one does not know. No one knows whether death may not be the greatest of all blessings for a man, yet men fear it as if they knew that it is the greatest of evils. - Author: Socrates
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#30. Making some noise in the woods is a thing that one can forget. The sound of a man's voice on the other hand, is something else entirely. - Author: Angelo Tsanatelis
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#31. If a man says that it is right to give every one his due, and therefore thinks within his own mind that injury is due from a just man to his enemies but kindness to his friends, he was not wise who said so, for he spoke not the truth, for in no case has it appeared to be just to injure any one. - Author: Plato
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#32. Every human being has a right to hear what other wise human beings have spoken to him. It is one of the Rights of Men; a very cruel injustice if you deny it to a man! - Author: Thomas Carlyle
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#33. An enormously vast field lies between "God exists" and "there is no God." The truly wise man traverses it with great difficulty. A Russian knows one or the other of these two extremes, but is not interested in the middle ground. He usually knows nothing, or very little. - Author: Anton Chekhov
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#34. The wise man waits and his enemies tear each other to pieces - Author: Lesley Downer
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#35. It is the part of a wise man, I say, to refresh and restore himself in moderation with pleasant food and drink, with scents, with the beauty of green plants, with decoration, music, sports, the theater, and other things of this kind, which anyone can use without injury to another. - Author: Baruch Spinoza
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#36. Will people ever be wise enough to refuse to follow bad leaders or to take away the freedom of other people? - Author: Eleanor Roosevelt
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#37. Ben Franklin said:
"Early to bed and early to rise
Make a man healthy wealthy and wise"
Lately I have read the advice given to William Randolph Hearst, when a young man, by his father:
"Go downtown at noon and rob the other fellows of what they have made during the morning. - Author: E. Haldeman-Julius
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#38. The wise man, he said, lacked nothing but needed a great number of things, whereas 'the fool, on the other hand, needs nothing (for he does not know how to use anything) but lack everything. - Author: Seneca.
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#39. For such is the nature of man, that howsoever they may acknowledge many others to be more witty, or more eloquent, or more learned; Yet they will hardly believe there be many so wise as themselves: For they see their own wit at hand, and other mens at a distance. - Author: Thomas Hobbes
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#40. Now, when your weapons are dulled, your ardor damped, your strength exhausted and your treasure spent, other chieftains will spring up to take advantage of your extremity. Then no man, however wise, will be able to avert the consequences that must ensue. - Author: Sun Tzu
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#41. 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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#42. A wise man once said that the opposite of being alive is being boring, so for God's sake, don't be boring ! - Author: Cameron Jace
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#43. The fool who recognizes his foolishness, is a wise man. But the fool who believes himself a wise man, he really is a fool. - Author: Gautama Buddha
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#44. 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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#45. Two things a wise man never discloses to the public; his money and his women. - Author: Habeeb Akande
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#46. 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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#47. 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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#48. 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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#49. For the wise man, every day is a festival. - Author: Plutarch
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#50. 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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#51. The silence of a wise man is always meaningful. - Author: Leo Strauss
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#52. During a wise man's whole life, his destiny holds his philosophy in a state of siege. - Author: Victor Hugo
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#53. 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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#54. 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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#55. Fools call wise men fools. A wise man never calls any man a fool. - Author: Thomas A. Edison
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#56. 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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#57. 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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#58. 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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#59. Fools live in fear, a wise man lives in strength. - Author: Harbhajan Singh Yogi
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#60. 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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#61. It is the fool who is haunted by fears, dread of dangers, oppression of mind, not the wise man. - Author: Gautama Buddha
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#62. Though a man be wise it is no shame for him to live and learn. - Author: Sophocles
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#63. In my business, one learns there is a fine line between insanity and genius. We would be wise to give this man a little respect. - Author: Dan Brown
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#64. A wise man is not governed by others, nor does he try to govern them; he prefers that reason alone prevail. - Author: Jean De La Bruyere
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#65. The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability. - Author: Chanakya
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#66. Redefined soul anew, bow now with pride. Reborn from the darkness, a man now wise. - Author: Tyler J. Hebert
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#67. A word from the wise is better than a thesis from a fool. - Author: Matshona Dhliwayo
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#68. According to the grace of God which is given unto me, as a wise masterbuilder, I have laid the foundation, and another buildeth thereon. But let every man take heed how he buildeth thereupon. - Author: Anonymous
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#69. An ignorant man is always able to say yes or no immediately to any proposition. To a wise man, comparatively few things can be propounded which do not require a response with qualifications, with discriminations, with proportion. - Author: Horace Mann
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#70. The fool doth think he is wise, yet it is the wise man that knows himself to be the fool As You Like It, Act 5, Scene 1 - Author: Stephen Fry
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#71. 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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#72. I know O LORD, that a man's way is not in himself. That is not in a man who walks to direct his steps." Jeremiah 10:23 - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#73. You bring the color and the life. It's a lucky man who is offered that color and life, and a wise one who values it. - Author: Nora Roberts
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#74. No wonder the Prophet Muhammad said, "In this world take pity on three kinds of people. The rich man who has lost his fortune, the well-respected man who has lost his respectability, and the wise man who is surrounded by ignorants. - Author: Elif Shafak
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#75. No man ever became wise by chance. - Author: Seneca The Younger
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#76. I bet he also didn't mention that I stick pins into the eyes of everybody who annoys me. In the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is the man who was wise enough to only annoy me once. - Author: Sarah Rees Brennan
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#77. To become wise you have to want to experience certain experiences, and so to run into their open jaws. This is very dangerous, tobe sure; many a "wise man" has been eaten up in doing so. - Author: Friedrich Nietzsche
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#78. An intelligent person does not take part in the sources of misery which are due to contact with the material senses. O son of Kunti, such pleasures have a beginning and an end, and so the wise man does not delight in them. - Author: Anonymous
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#79. A man can be old and a fool
many are
a man can be young and wise
few are - Author: Charles Bukowski
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#80. The Voice
There is a voice inside of you
That whispers all day long,
"I feel this is right for me,
I know that this is wrong."
No teacher, preacher, parent, friend
Or wise man can decide
What's right for you
just listen to
The voice that speaks inside. - Author: Shel Silverstein
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