Wisdom Quotes, Best Quotes on Wisdom

A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.

Francis Bacon

Perfect wisdom has four parts:
Wisdom: the principle of doing things aright.
Justice: the principle of doing things equally in public and private.
Fortitude: the principle of not fleeing danger, but meeting it.
Temperance: the principle of subduing desires and living moderately.


Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.

Lord Alfred Tennyson

The value of experience is not in seeing much, but in seeing wisely.

William Osler

Wisdom is the principal thing: therefore get wisdom:
And with all thy getting get understanding.

The Bible

Wisdom is a tree of life, those who eat her fruit;
Happy is the man who keeps on eating it.
Wisdom is mightier than strength.

The Bible

The only medicine for suffering, crime and all the other woes of mankind is wisdom.

Thomas Henry Huxley

Common sense, in an uncommon degree, is what the world calls wisdom.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge.

The doorstep to the temple of wisdom is a knowledge of our own ignorance.

Charles Hadden Spurgeon