=>Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.

~Thomas Jefferson

(Next chapter..?)

=>Memory is the mother of all wisdom.

=>Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.
~Alfred Lord Tennyson

=>By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.


=>He who devotes sixteen hours a day to hard study may become at sixty as wise as he thought himself at twenty.

~Mary Wilson Little

=>Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes every day; wisdom consists in not exceeding the limit.

~Elbert Hubbard

=>He dares to be a fool, and that is the first step in the direction of wisdom.

~James Huneker

=>It is a characteristic of wisdom not to do desperate things.

~Henry David Thoreau

=>The doors of wisdom are never shut.

~Benjamin Franklin

=>Some folks are wise and some are otherwise.

~Tobias Smollett

=>The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.

~William James

4 thoughts on “Wisdom

  1. அருமையான தொகுப்பு..!
    இன்னும் இதுபோன்ற தொகுப்புகளைத் தமிழில் எழுதினால் நன்றாயிருக்கும்.

  2. The ancient Vedas are the source of Knowledge and wisdom. Why are you so choosy and selected only western thoughts. Are you Indian or Alien ?

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