We thought, because we had power, we had wisdom.
Dreaming men are haunted men.
I have fallen in love with American names, the sharp names that never get fat.
Life is not lost by dying; life is lost minute by minute, day by dragging day, in all the thousand small uncaring ways.
Honesty is as rare as a man without self-pity.
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common.
Without wisdom, the future has no meaning, no valuable purpose.
I am thinking of taking a fifth wife. Why not? Solomon had a thousand wives and he is a synonym for wisdom.
Knowledge can be communicated, but not wisdom. One can find it, live it, be fortified by it, do wonders through it, but one cannot communicate and teach it.
Authority without wisdom is like a heavy ax without an edge, fitter to bruise than polish.
Preconceived notions are the locks on the door to wisdom.