Quotes about #wisdom

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.

Do not put your trust in rivers, men who carry weapons, beasts with claws or horns, women, and members of a royal family.

My advice is to never do tomorrow what you can do today. Procrastination is the thief of time.

A loving heart is the truest wisdom.

Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance.

We think that a powerful and vigorous movement is impossible without differences. "True conformity" is possible only in the cemetery.

Mysterious language is not a sign of wisdom. The wiser a person is, the simpler the language he uses to express his thoughts.

The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.

A poem begins in delight and ends in wisdom.

The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.

Be as you wish to seem.

Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.

A small lie needs a bodyguard of bigger lies to protect it.