The fool speaks, the wise man listens.
The wise man, even when he holds his tongue, says more than the fool when he speaks.
"A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.".
A wise man hears one word and understands two.
It is a wise man who lives with money in the bank, it is a fool who dies that way.
If a fool be associated with a wise man even all his life, he will perceive the truth as little as a spoon perceives the taste of soup.
Who shows what is to be avoided, and administers reproofs, follow that wise man; it will be better, not worse, for those who follow him.
The ignorant man marvels at the exceptional; the wise man marvels at the common; the greatest wonder of all is the regularity of nature.
I hope I'm the rock 'n' roll graybeard . . . the wise man of the new generation.
The wine urges me on, the bewitching wine, which sets even a wise man to singing and to laughing gently, and rouses him up to dance and brings forth words which were better unspoken.
Who was the fool, who the wise man, beggar or king? Whether poor or rich, all's the same in death.
A wise man cares not for what he cannot have.
We cannot advance without new experiments in living, but no wise man tries every day what he has proved wrong the day before.
Whoever that wise man or woman was who said 'location, location, location' knew what they were talking about, because this side of the street doesn't get the activity that the other side does.
Say oh wise man how you have come to such knowledge? Because I was never ashamed to confess my ignorance and ask others.
The wise man bridges the gap by laying out the path by means of which he can get from where he is to where he wants to go.
The gentleman's name was Mr Worldly-Wise-Man.
A wise man told me, the last thing you do is what people remember. That's exactly what we're trying to do here.
The wise man questions the wisdom of others because he questions his own, the foolish man, because it is different from his own.
A wise man once said, "Convention is like the shell to the chick, a protection till he is strong enough to break it through.
The wise man reads both books and life itself.
Heaven-born, the soul a heavenward course must hold; beyond the world she soars; the wise man, I affirm, can find no rest in that which perishes, nor will he lend his heart to ought that doth time depend.
O wise man, wash your hands of that friend who associates with your enemies.
the charm, the humor, the intelligence -- the wise man that he is.
A wise man knows everything. A shrewd one, everybody.