Not by age but by capacity is wisdom acquired.
The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool.
Nine-tenths of wisdom is being wise in time.
My father . . . used to say, "I need my anger. It obliges me to take action." I think my father was partly right. Anger arises, naturally, to signal disturbing situations that might require action. But actions initiated in anger perpetuate suffering. The most effective actions are those conceived in the wisdom of clarity.
Kisses are a better fate than wisdom.
Wisdom means to choose now what will make sense later.
Wisdom is one of the few things that looks bigger the further away it is.
Wisdom is knowing when you can't be wise.
All human wisdom is summed up in two words; wait and hope.