The best Quotes and Sayings about Wisdom

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There is a trade off - as you grow older you gain wisdom but you lose spontaneity.

AgeKenny Rogers
 
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It requires wisdom to understand wisdom: the music is nothing if the audience is deaf.

Walter Lippmann
 
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To acquire knowledge, one must study; but to acquire wisdom, one must observe.

KnowledgeMarilyn vos Savant
 
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Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.

CourageBaltasar Gracián
 
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It isn't right to judge strength as better than good wisdom.

Xenophanes
 
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It takes a wise man to recognize a wise man.

IntelligenceXenophanes
 
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A wise man proportions his belief to the evidence.

David Hume
 
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Silence is the sleep that nourishes wisdom.

SilenceFrancis Bacon
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There is a wisdom of the head, and a wisdom of the heart.

Mind vs. HeartCharles Dickens
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Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens.

Being Silent, Knowledge, TalkingJimi Hendrix
 
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Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.

SchoolAlbert Einstein, Brief, 22. März 1944
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The older I get, the more I realize that age doesn't bring wisdom.

AgeJohn Teller in Sons Of Anarchy, Season 1 Episode 6
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I'm strong, because I've been weak.
I'm fearless, because I've been afraid.
I am wise, because I've been foolish.

Experience, Fear, Intelligence, StrengthUnknown
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The beginning of wisdom's always showing respect for wisdom.

Alexander Herzen
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The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.

Knowledge, Society, ScienceIsaac Asimov
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Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold.

WorldBob Marley
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I mourn the loss of thousands of precious lives, but I will not rejoice in the death of one, not even an enemy. Returning hate for hate multiplies hate, adding deeper darkness to a night already devoid of stars.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that!
Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.

Love, HatredMartin Luther King
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