I have studied many philosophers and many cats. The wisdom of cats is infinitely superior.
Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.
We become wiser by adversity; prosperity destroys our appreciation of the right.
However great an evil immorality may be, we must not forget that it is not without its beneficial consequences. It is only through extremes that men can arrive at the middle path of wisdom and virtue.
In youth and beauty, wisdom is but rare!
Fear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources of cruelty. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom, in the pursuit of truth as in the endeavour after a worthy manner of life.
Rightly defined philosophy is simply the love of wisdom.
Keep me away from the wisdom which does not cry, the philosophy which does not laugh and the greatness which does not bow before children.
There is a wisdom of the head, and a wisdom of the heart.
On life's journey faith is nourishment, virtuous deeds are a shelter, wisdom is the light by day and right mindfulness is the protection by night. If a man lives a pure life, nothing can destroy him.
Wisdom stands at the turn in the road and calls upon us publicly, but we consider it false and despise its adherents.
Wisdom outweighs any wealth.
When you pray purify your intelligence and it becomes your wisdom. Purify yourself completely and you become one with whole.
Even wisdom has to yield to self-interest.
Excellence, then, is a state concerned with choice, lying in a mean, relative to us, this being determined by reason and in the way in which the man of practical wisdom would determine it.
Wisdom is a sacred communion.
Of all our possessions, wisdom alone is imortal.
A gauge for wisdom - The growth of wisdom may be gauged exactly by the diminution of ill-temper.
A short saying often contains much wisdom.
It is a characteristic of wisdom not to do desperate things.
Be like the sun and meadow, which are not in the least concerned about the coming winter.
Silence at the proper season is wisdom, and better than any speech.
Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools, because they have to say something.
Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.
Wisdom I know is social. She seeks her fellows. But Beauty is jealous, and illy bears the presence of a rival.