Wise Quotes

It is easier than ever to find knowledge in this life, but harder than ever to find wisdom. Luckily, these wide quotes will help you make sense of your life by putting things in perspective. Whether they are about life or wisdom itself, enjoy these wise quotes and share them with others.

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Wise Quotes About Wisdom Itself

  • We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future – George Bernard Shaw
  • Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something – Plato
  • Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise – Benjamin Franklin
  • A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer – Bruce Lee
  • A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a foo – William Shakespeare
  • Is there anyone so wise as to learn by the experience of others? – Voltaire
  • A wise woman wishes to be no one’s enemy; a wise woman refuses to be anyone’s victim –Maya Angelou
  • We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future – George Bernard Shaw
  • The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing – Socrates


Wise Quotes About Life

  • Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool, a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor – Sholom Aleichem
  • A beautiful woman delights the eye; a wise woman, the understanding; a pure one, the sou – Minna Antrim
  • If you wish to succeed in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother, and hope your guardian genius -Joseph Addison
  • There is more to life than increasing its speed – Mahatma Gandhi
  • Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated – Confucius
  • Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can’t help them, at least don’t hurt them – Dalai Lama
  • There are three constants in life…change, choice and principles – Stephen Covey
  • Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future – John F. Kennedy
  • Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment –Jim Rohn
  • It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see – Henry David Thoreau
  • Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful – John Wooden