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Wisdom consists not so much in knowing what to do in the ultimate as in knowing what to do next.
"Age has nothing to do with wisdom," said Simple. "I know a man fifty-two years old who never does go home except to take a bath and change his underwear."
Wisdom, I know, is social. She seeks her fellows, but Beauty is jealous, and illy bears the presence of a rival.
If it be true that a man is rich who wants nothing, a wise man is a very rich man.
It is easier to be wise on behalf of others than to be so for ourselves.
It requires wisdom to understand wisdom; the music is nothing if the audience is deaf.
Wisdom requires no form; her beauty must vary, as varies the beauty of flame. She is no motionless goddess, for ever couched on her throne.
The contradictory remarks of politicians are forgotten; the more asinine predictions of pundits are buried with mercy.
Wisdom enough to leech us of our ill Is daily spun; but there exists no loom To weave it into fabric.
Wisdom is a solid and entire building, of which every piece keeps it's place and bears it's mark.
The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.
Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
A woman we love rarely satisfies all our needs, and we deceive her with a woman whom we do not love.
Every woman is wrong until she cries, and then she is right - instantly.