Friday, 2 September 2016

Wisdom - Quotes

A grain of gold will gild a great surface, but not so much as a grain of wisdom. - Henry David Thoreau

A man is wise with the wisdom of his time only, and ignorant with its ignorance. Observe how the greatest minds yield in some degree to the superstitions of their age. - Henry David Thoreau

A wise person knows that there is something to be learned from everyone. - Unknown

Along with success comes a reputation for wisdom. - Euripedes

Be humble, if thou would'st attain to wisdom. Be humbler still, when wisdom thou hast mastered. - Helena Petrovna Blavatsky

Being Wise and Being Smart are two different things anyone can be smart but those who master the art of knowing what to overlook in this journey called life deserves to be called Wise. - Abhishek Shukla

Cleverness is not wisdom. - Euripedes

Honesty is the first chapter of the book of wisdom. - Thomas Jefferson

I believe that all wisdom consists in caring immensely for a few right things, and not caring a straw about the rest. - John Buchan

If the fool would persist in his folly he would become wise. - William Blake

It is best to learn wisdom by the experience of others. - Latin Proverb

It is easier to be wise for others than for ourselves. - Francois De La Rochefoucauld

It is not wise to be wiser than is necessary. - Philippe Quinault

Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom. - Aristotle

For more quotes on Wisdom click here

No comments: