20 March 2013, Comments 0

English Wise Words and Saying for Wise Men

[acc_item title=”Fernanda Miramontes-Landeros”]Give thanks for what you are now, and keep fighting for what you want to be tomorrow. [/acc_item]
[acc_item title=”Johann Wolfgang von Goethe”]Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.[/acc_item]
[acc_item title=”Frank Herbert, Dune Chronicles”]Seek freedom and become captive of your desires. Seek discipline and find your liberty.[/acc_item]
[acc_item title=”Plato”]The first and greatest victory is to conquer yourself; to be conquered by yourself is of all things most shameful and vile.[/acc_item]
[acc_item title=”Jonathan Kozel”]Pick battles big enough to matter, small enough to win.[/acc_item]
[acc_item title=”Mignon McLaughlin, The Second Neurotic’s Notebook, 1966″]Tough and funny and a little bit kind: that is as near to perfection as a human being can be.[/acc_item]
[acc_item title=”Frances Willard”]I would not waste my life in friction when it could be turned into momentum.[/acc_item]
[acc_item title=”Elbert Hubbard”]Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes every day; wisdom consists in not exceeding the limit.[/acc_item]
[acc_item title=”Michel de Montaigne”]We can be Knowledgeable with other men’s knowledge, but we cannot be wise with other men’s wisdom.[/acc_item]
[acc_item title=”Daniel Webster”]Wisdom begins at the end.[/acc_item]
[acc_item title=”St. Augustine”]Patience is the companion of wisdom[/acc_item]
[acc_item title=”Doug Larson”]Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you’d have preferred to talk.[/acc_item]
[acc_item title=”David Star Jordan, The Philosophy of Despair”]Wisdom is knowing what to do next; virtue is doing it.[/acc_item]
[acc_item title=”Mary Wilson Little”]He who devotes sixteen hours a day to hard study may become at sixty as wise as he thought himself at twenty.[/acc_item]
[acc_item title=”Tom Wilson”]Wisdom doesn’t necessarily come with age. Sometimes age just shows up all by itself.[/acc_item]