"Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers."
"To be satisfied with a little, is the greatest wisdom; and he that increaseth his riches, increaseth his cares; but a contented mind is a hidden treasure, and trouble findeth it not."
"The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages are perpetuated by quotations."
"The doors of wisdom are never shut."
"To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom."
"There is a wisdom of the head, and a wisdom of the heart."
"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."
"Wisdom is knowing what to do next; virtue is doing it."
"Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you'd have preferred to talk."
"Wisdom begins at the end."
"Wisdom is the quality that keeps you from getting into situations where you need it."
"Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes every day; wisdom consists in not exceeding the limit."
"A prudent question is one-half of wisdom."
"Does wisdom perhaps appear on the earth as a raven which is inspired by the smell of carrion?"
"We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future."
"The older I grow the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom."
"All this worldly wisdom was once the unamiable heresy of some wise man."
"A man begins cutting his wisdom teeth the first time he bites off more than he can chew."
"The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it."
"Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another."
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