784Wise Quotes

True love is not a strong, fiery, impetuous passion. It is, on the contrary, an element calm and deep. It looks beyond mere externals, and is attracted by qualities alone. It is wise and discriminating, and its devotion is real and abiding. view quote

A smart man makes a mistake, learns from it, and never makes that mistake again. But a wise man finds a smart man and learns from him how to avoid the mistake altogether. view quote

Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something. view quote

A beautiful woman delights the eye; a wise woman, the understanding; a pure one, the soul. view quote

Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise. view quote

Wise sayings often fall on barren ground, but a kind word is never thrown away. view quote

A wise man proportions his belief to the evidence. view quote

Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy the mad daughter of a wise mother. These daughters have too long dominated the earth. view quote

A wise man never loses anything, if he has himself. view quote

Be happy. It's one way of being wise. view quote

A physician is not angry at the intemperance of a mad patient, nor does he take it ill to be railed at by a man in fever. Just so should a wise man treat all mankind, as a physician does his patient, and look upon them only as sick and extravagant. view quote

A wise woman wishes to be no one's enemy; a wise woman refuses to be anyone's victim. view quote