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By the time your life is finished, you will have learned just enough to begin it well.
~ Eleanor Marx

 

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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.
~ Confucius

 

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Committing a great truth to memory is admirable; committing it to life is wisdom.
~ William A. Ward

 

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Deep doubts, deep wisdom; small doubts, little wisdom.
~ Chinese Proverb

 

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Do not seek to follow in the footsteps of the wise. Seek what they sought.
~ Basho

 

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Does wisdom perhaps appear on the earth as a raven which is inspired by the smell of carrion?
~ Friedrich Nietzsche

 

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Even though you know a thousand things, ask the man who knows one.
~ Turkish Proverb

 

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Everyone is wise until he speaks.
~ Irish Proverb

 

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Everything I know I learned after I was thirty.
~ Georges Clemenceau

 

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Experiences are savings which a miser puts aside. Wisdom is an inheritance which a wastrel cannot exhaust.
~ Karl Kraus

 

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Follow then the shining ones, the wise, the awakened, the loving, for they know how to work and forbear.
~ Buddha

 

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For it is not possible to join serpentine wisdom with columbine innocence, except men know exactly all the conditions of the serpent: his baseness and going upon his belly, his volubility and lubricity, his envy and sting, and the rest; that is, all forms and natures of evil: for without this, virtue lieth open and unfenced.
~ Francis Bacon

 

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Good people are good because they've come to wisdom through failure. We get very little wisdom from success, you know.
~ William Saroyan

 

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Great men are the commissioned guides of mankind, who rule their fellows because they are wiser.
~ Thomas Carlyle

 

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He alone is wise who can accommodate himself to all contingencies of life; but the fool contends, and struggling, like a swimmer, against the stream.
~ Latin Proverb

 

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He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is only wise.
~ Voltaire

 

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He is no wise man who will quit a certainty for an uncertainty.
~ Samuel Johnson

 

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He swallowed a lot of wisdom, but all of it seems to have gone down the wrong way.
~ Georg C. Lichtenberg

 

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He that walketh with wise men shall be wise.
~ Bible

 

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He who exercises wisdom exercises the knowledge which is about God.
~ Epictetus

 

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