"That's what a man wants in a wife, mostly; he wants to make sure one fool tells him he's wise."
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"A man's wife has more power over him than the state has."
"Never take a wife till thou hast a house (and a fire) to put her in."
"He knows little, who will tell his wife all he knows."
"Choose a wife by your ear than your eye."
"If wisdom were on sale in the open market, the stupid would not even ask the price."
"Many people might have attained wisdom had they not assumed they already had it."
"The best mind might be the wisest mind if it were a mind alone that produces wisdom."
"The wise man says it cannot be done, but the fool goes and does it."
"What a wonderful world this would be if there were as many wise people as there are clever people."
"Wise men are not always silent, but they know when to be."
"Without wisdom, knowledge is more stupid than ignorance."
"You can buy education, but wisdom is a gift from God."
"He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is only wise."
"Committing a great truth to memory is admirable; committing it to life is wisdom."
"Wisdom is the power to put our time and our knowledge to the proper use."
"Wisdom begins at the end."
"Wisdom doesn't necessarily come with age. Sometimes age just shows up all by itself."
"Look at those they call unfortunate and at a closer view, you'll find many of them are unwise."
"If you wish to know the road up the mountain, ask the man who goes back and forth on it."
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