Much wisdom often goes with fewest words.
To know others is wisdom, to know oneself is enlightenment.
If you were to offer a thirsty man all wisdom, you would not please him more than if you gave him a drink.
Learned we may be with another man's learning: we can only be wise with wisdom of our own.
Full of wisdom are the ordinations of fate.
I am not one who was born in the custody of wisdom; I am one who is fond of olden times and intense in quest of the sacred knowing of the ancients.
Ignorance and bungling with love are better than wisdom and skill without.
The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.
Wisdom is not finally tested in the schools, Wisdom cannot be pass'd from one having it to another not having it, Wisdom is of the soul, is not susceptible of proof, is its own proof.
Pain and foolishness lead to great bliss and complete knowledge, for Eternal Wisdom created nothing under the sun in vain.
The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of his wisdom but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind.
It's easier to be original and foolish than original and wise.
Of all the things which wisdom acquires to produce the blessedness of the complete life far the greatest is the possession of Friendship.
To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one's family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one's own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him.
The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.
Nine-tenths of wisdom is being wise in time.
Mixing one's wines may be a mistake, but old and new wisdom mix admirably.
There is so much good in the worst of us, and so much bad in the best of us, that it behoves all of us not to talk about the rest of us.
Whenever a mind is simple and receives a divine wisdom, old things pass away, - means, teachers, texts, temples fall;it lives now, and absorbs past and future into the present hour.? All things are made sacred by relation to it,-one as much as another.?All things are disolved to ther center by thier cause.
Beware the barrenness of a busy life.
In wisdom gathered over time I have found that every experience is a form of exploration.
Nothing is a waste of time if you use the experience wisely.
The end of wisdom is to dream high enough to lose the dream in the seeking of it.
I will give you a definition of a proud man: he is a man who has neither vanity nor wisdom one filled with hatreds cannot be vain, neither can he be wise.
More helpful than all wisdom is one draught of simple human pity that will not forsake us.