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" Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is Enlightenment. "
" Whatever position I occupied, it was the result of colleagues - of my comrades in the movement - who had decided in their wisdom to use me for the purpose of focusing the attention of the country and the international community on me. "
" What if Barack Obama established a Presidential Advisory Committee that would meet once every couple of months, bringing together the former presidents for a conference in order to seek their collective wisdom? There is a wealth of experience in former presidents that generally goes untapped. "
" Sincere words are not fine; fine words are not sincere. "
" I have no agenda except to be funny. Neither I or the writers profess to offer any worldly wisdom. "
" Suffering is one of life's great teachers. "
Bryant H. McGill
" The truest wisdom is a resolute determination. "
" No one has a monopoly on truth, and science continues to advance. Yesterday's heresies may be tomorrow's conventional wisdom. "
" The all-seeing eye of God beheld our deplorable state; infinite pity touched the heart of the Father of mercies; and infinite wisdom laid the plan of our recovery. "
" Holy wisdom confounds Satan and all his wickednesses. "
Francis of Assisi
" The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step. "
" From the errors of others, a wise man corrects his own. "
" I don't see the wisdom in modern politicians that I once saw in men like Dean Acheson, David Bruce, or George Marshall. In my day, the northeastern establishment dominated foreign policy formulation, but the composition and distribution of our population is very different today. "
" It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see. "
Henry David Thoreau
" If suffering brings wisdom, I would wish to be less wise. "
William Butler Yeats
" Pure, holy simplicity confounds all the wisdom of this world and the wisdom of the flesh. "
Francis of Assisi
" We developed a technology called artificial swarm intelligence, which is all about tapping the inherent knowledge, wisdom, intuition of groups. "
Louis B. Rosenberg
" The less you talk, the more you're listened to. "
" Great indeed is the sublimity of the Creative, to which all beings owe their beginning and which permeates all heaven. "
" I'm particularly interested in black swan events: unprecedented surprises that destroy the conventional wisdom about how the world works. "
" To keep your secret is wisdom; but to expect others to keep it is folly. "
" A thought transfixed me: for the first time in my life, I saw the truth as it is set into song by so many poets, proclaimed as the final wisdom by so many thinkers. The truth - that love is the ultimate and the highest goal to which man can aspire. "
Viktor E. Frankl
" Logic is the beginning of wisdom, not the end. "
" If you call failures experiments, you can put them in your resume and claim them as achievements. "
" They would need to be already wise, in order to love wisdom. "
" There is no greater privilege in living than bringing a tiny new human being into the world and then trying to raise him or her properly during the next eighteen years. Doing that job right requires all the intelligence, wisdom, and determination you will be able to muster from day to day. "
" Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy. "
" Never cut what you can untie. "
" They whom truth and wisdom lead, can gather honey from a weed. "
" Lord, give us the wisdom to utter words that are gentle and tender, for tomorrow we may have to eat them. "
" What we call wisdom is the result of all the wisdom of past ages. Our best institutions are like young trees growing upon the roots of the old trunks that have crumbled away. "
Henry Ward Beecher