Posts Tagged ‘wise’

“A clever person solves a problem. A wise person avoids it.” -Albert Einstein

Wise Fool?

Posted: January 12, 2018 in Thought for the Day
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“What the wise do in the beginning, fools do in the end.” -Dan Ferris

“Misfortune seldom intrudes upon the wise man; his greatest and highest interests are directed by reason throughout the course of life.” -Epicurus

Wise Fool?

Posted: November 23, 2015 in Thought for the Day
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“A man is wise only to the extent that he is aware of his own ignorance.  The wiser he is, the more he sees himself as an ignorant fool.  The real fool, on the other hand, thinks he is wise.  He thinks he knows things he cannot possibly know.” -Bill Bonner

“We cannot advance without new experiments in living, but no wise man tries every day what he has proved wrong the day before.” –James Truslow Adams

“The gratification of wealth is not in the mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.” -Miguel de Cervantes

Top or Bottom?

Posted: June 29, 2013 in Thought for the Day
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“A wise man can see more from the bottom of a well than a fool can from a mountain top.” -Author Unknown