Strong characters are brought out by change of situation, and gentle ones by permanence.
Knowledge is proud that it knows so much; wisdom is humble that it knows no more.
Wisdom doesn’t necessarily come with age. Sometimes age just shows up all by itself.
Wisdom outweighs any wealth.
Wisdom is a sacred communion.
The best way to obtain truth and wisdom is not to ask from books, but to go to God in prayer, and obtain divine teaching.
The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
The truest wisdom is a resolute determination.
A prudent question is one-half of wisdom.
No man was ever wise by chance.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Wisdom is the supreme part of happiness.
This is the highest wisdom that I own; freedom and life are earned by those alone who conquer them each day anew.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe