Monday, May 02, 2005

Wisdom Quotes

Grown calm and very coldly wise, Life will have given me the Truth, And taken in exchange - my youth. ~Sara Teasdale The years teach much which the days never knew.  ~Ralph Waldo Emerson The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.  ~Isaac Asimov, Isaac Asimov's Book of Science and Nature Quotations, 1988 How can you be a sage if you're pretty?  You can't get your wizard papers without wrinkles.  ~Bill Veeck Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another.  ~Juvenal, Satires A wise man can see more from the bottom of a well than a fool can from a mountain top.  ~Author Unknown I believe that all wisdom consists in caring immensely for a few right things, and not caring a straw about the rest.  ~John Buchan It is easier to find a score of men wise enough to discover the truth than to find one intrepid enough, in the face of opposition, to stand up for it.  ~A.A. Hodge A child can ask questions that a wise man cannot answer.  ~Author Unknown A single conversation with a wise man is better than ten years of study.  ~Chinese Proverb Wisdom consists of the anticipation of consequences.  ~Norman Cousins He dares to be a fool, and that is the first step in the direction of wisdom.  ~James Gibbons Huneker Wisdom is the quality that keeps you from getting into situations whe

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