Wisdom /noun/ a good sense of judgement and insight


Use these quotes on your scrapbook pages as accents. titles or to enhance your journaling.


“True wisdom lies in gathering the precious things out of each day as it goes by.”
E.S. Burton

“So teach us to number our days, that we may apply our hearts unto wisdom.”
Psalms 90:12

“The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.”
William James

“The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.”
James Oppenheim

“We don’t receive wisdom; we must discover it for ourselves after a journey that no one can take for us or spare us.”
Marcel Proust

“Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living, the other helps you make a life.”
Sandra Carey

“The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Man’s mind stretched to a new idea never goes back to its original dimensions.”
Oliver Wendall Holmes

“Nurture your mind with great thoughts; to believe in the heroic makes heroes.”
Benjamin Disraeli

“True wisdom lies in gathering the precious things of each day as it goes by.”
E.S. Burton

"Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you’d have preferred to talk."
Doug Larson

"Once you really commence to see things, then you really commence to feel things."
Edward Steichen

"Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that’s no reason not to give it."
Agatha Christie

"Everything should be as simple as it is, but not simpler."
Albert Einstein

“Birthdays are nature’s way of telling us to eat more cake.”

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