Wise Related Quotes

The wise man will want to be ever with him who is better than himself.


“Avoid him who talks sweetly before you but tries to ruin you behind your back, for he is like a pitcher of poison with milk on top.”


Even knowledge has to be in the fashion, and where it is not, it is wise to affect ignorance.

Baltasar Gracian

He is no wise man who will quit a certainty for an uncertainty.

Samuel Johnson

The more women there are about, the softer a wise man steps.

Robert Jordan

“Nothing can confound a wise man more than laughter from a dunce.”

Lord Byron

Wise men learn by others' harms, fools scarcely by their own.

Benjamin Franklin

My upbringing is why I am the person I am today. I have very wise parents.

Keira Knightley

“What I cannot love, I overlook”

Anais Nin

A fool learns nothing from a wise man; but a wise man learns from a fool.

Gautama Buddha