"The wisest man is he who does not fancy that he is so at all."
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"The only one who is wiser than anyone is everyone."
"True wisdom lies in gathering the precious things out of each day as it goes by."
"Mixing one's wines may be a mistake, but old and new wisdom mix admirably."
"If I don't have wisdom, I can teach you only ignorance."
"Though wisdom cannot be gotten for gold, still less can be gotten without it."
"Great men are the commissioned guides of mankind, who rule their fellows because they are wiser."
"The greatest event for the world is the arrival of a new and wise person."
"Wise men learn more from fools than fools from the wise."
"Time ripens all things; no man is born wise."
"The greatest scholars are not usually the wisest people."
"Wisdom we know is the knowledge of good and evil -- not the strength to choose between the two."
"Everything I know I learned after I was thirty."
"The extreme limit of wisdom --that's what the public calls madness."
"A wise man thinks what is easy is difficult."
"Wisdom, compassion, and courage are the three universally recognized moral qualities of men."
"All human wisdom is summed up in two words; wait and hope."
"Let us not take ourselves too seriously. None of us has a monopoly on wisdom."
"Let us be poised, and wise, and our own, today."
"Life is a festival only to the wise."
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