To seek wisdom rather than truth. It is more within our grasp.
2475EPhilip Stanhope (Lord Chesterfield)
Be wiser than other people, if you can, but do not tell them so.
2374EMichel de Montaigne
We can be knowledgeable with other men's knowledge, but we cannot be wise with other men's wisdom.
Grant me the serenity to accept what I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
We smile, because no answer is conceivable, because the answer would be even more meaningless than the question.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
It's so simple to be wise. Just think of something stupid to say and say the opposite.
Wisdom is the strength of the weak.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
4298EGeorge Bernard Shaw
Men are wise in proportion, not to their experience, but to their capacity for experience.
You can tell whether a man is clever by his answers. You can tell whether a man is wise by his questions.
The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.
Wisdom is the intelligence of the system as a whole.