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Wise men are not always silent, but they know when to be.
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Wise men are not always silent, but they know when to be
RICHARD J. NEEDHAM
Fools talk, cowards are silent, wise men listen.
CARLOS RUIZ ZAFóN
Great men are not always wise.
BIBLE
Great men are not always wise
BIBLE
Touch not the flute when drums are sounding around; when fools have the word, the wise will be silen...
JOHANN GOTTFRIED VON HERDER
When two wise men are blaming one another,
then time has come for you to be the third one.
TOBA BETA
When the fool knows when to be silent, he would be sitting among the wise.
VIKRANT PARSAI
When the fool knows when to be silent, he would be sitting among the wise.
VIKRANT PARSAI
There is no happiness where there is no wisdom;
No wisdom but in submission to the gods.
Big w...
SOPHOCLES
We are far from perfect but willing to be different.
CRAIG GROESCHEL
Wise men are not pacifists; they are merely less likely to jump up and retaliate against their antag...
CRISS JAMI
Few men are a threat to a fully-trained wizard.
Oren the Wise
SCOTT ROBERT SCHELLER
I promise you
I will try harder
to be better.
I
have battled with things
...
TYLER KNOTT GREGSON
Men have been wise in many different modes; but they have always laughed the same way.
SAMUEL JOHNSON
A smart person knows how to talk. A wise person knows when to be silent.
ROY T. BENNETT
may my heart always be open to little
birds who are the secrets of living
whatever they sing ...
E. E. (EDWARD ESTLIN) CUMMINGS
Great men are not always wise: neither do the aged understand judgment.
BIBLE
To know men is to be wise; to know oneself is to be illumined
LAO TZU
may my heart always be open to little
birds who are the secrets of living
whatever they si...
E.E. CUMMINGS
Men are wise in proportion, not to their experience, but to their capacity for experience.
GEORGE BERNARD SHAW
Wise men, when in doubt whether to speak or to keep quiet, give themselves the benefit of the doubt,...
NAPOLEON HILL
Men are wise in proportion, not to their experience, but to their capacity for experience.
JAMES BOSWELL
Men are wise in proportion, not to their experience, but to their capacity for experience.
JAMES BOSWELL
Men are wise in proportion, not to their experience, but to their capacity for experience.
JAMES BOSWELL
Wise men are instructed in reason;
Men of less understanding by experience;
The most unknowing...
SOURCE UNKNOWN
Allah is my witness.
I will not be silent.
I will never surrender.
ANWAR IBRAHIM
I hate you."
I love you."
You're a freak, you know that? Everyone says so. They always hav...
STEPHEN CHBOSKY
I know that I don't know
All that I think I know.
I know that I may not see all
Of th...
JORDAN HOECHLIN
I will do such things,--
What they are, yet I know not: but they shall be
The terrors of t...
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Children are very wise
intuitively; they know who loves them most, and who only pretends.
V.C. ANDREWS
When you listen, be silent. When you are silent, listen...
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Most men remember obligations, but are not often likely to be grateful; the proud are made sour by t...
WILLIAM GILMORE SIMMS
Most men remember obligations, but are not often likely to be grateful; the proud are made sour by t...
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When you think you are ready you are not ready.
When you are not ready you are ready...
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I love men, not because they are men, but because they are not women
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I love men, not because they are men, but because they are not women
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Most men remember obligations, but are not often likely to be grateful; the proud are made sour by ...
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Men most often know what they want, yet they are not always sure how they feel. Women most often kno...
KEN POIROT
and when we speak we are afraid
our words will not be heard
nor welcomed
but when we ...
AUDRE LORDE
Abundance of knowledge does not teach men to be wise.
HERACLITUS
Great men are almost always bad men, even when they exercise influence and not authority; but still ...
JOHN EMERICH EDWARD DALBERG ACTON
When I am dead, and over me bright April
Shakes out her rain drenched hair,
Tho you should...
SARA TEASDALE
I don’t know how to be silent when my heart is speaking.
FYODOR DOSTOYEVSKY
To be, or not to be, that is the question.
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
Why live for tomorrow like a fool when tomorrow is not here yet.Live for the day like a wise individ...
GARY F EVANS...
To fear death, my friends, is only to think ourselves wise, without being wise: for it is to think t...
SOCRATES
Kings may be judges of the earth, but wise men are the judges of kings.
SOLOMON IBN GABIROL
Kings may be judges of the earth, but wise men are the judges of kings.
IBN GABIROL
Most days my demons are silent, but when they talk, oh, God, how they scream.
WRITERSBLOCKEDMIND
Why live for tomorrow like a fool when tomorrow is not here yet.Live for the day like a wise individ...
GARY F EVANS...
Jace's eyes sparkled, but he said calmly, "Not at all. the Silent Brothers can help her retrieve her...
CASSANDRA CLARE
To fear death, my friends, is only to think ourselves wise, without being wise: for it is to think t...
SOCRATES
He who does not know how to be silent will not know how to speak.
AUSONIUS
That is the way with wise people—they are so wise and practical that they always know to a dot jus...
HENRY FORD
I may not always be with you
But when we're far apart
Remember you will be with me
R...
MARC WAMBOLT
Men are always optimists when they look inwards, and pessimists when they look around them.
OUIDA
As a vessel is known by the sound, whether it be cracked or not; so men are proved, by their speeche...
DEMOSTHENES
As a vessel is known by its sound whether it be cracked or not, so men are proved by their speeches ...
DEMOSTHENES
Wise men profit more from fools than fools from wise men; for the wise men shun the mistakes of fool...
CATO THE ELDER
Angry people are not always wise.
JANE AUSTEN
Deep down inside, my heart knew the score.
And I know that Haven was wrong.
It's not alway...
ALYSON NOEL
Why are you leaving me?
He wrote, I do not know how to live.
I do not know either but I am...
JONATHAN SAFRAN FOER
I know that men are so eager to be one among the stars.
I feel that damaged earth will never le...
TOBA BETA
He knows not when to be silent who knows not when to speak
PUBLILIUS SYRUS
Men travel faster now, but I do not know if they go to better things.
WILLA SIBERT CATHER
Your lies are like a silent fart. Can't see 'em, but
I can smell 'em.
ERIC JEROME DICKEY
The world would be happier if men had the same capacity to be silent that they have to speak.
BARUCH SPINOZA
I always loved silent movies. I was not a specialist, but I loved them. And when I started directing...
MICHEL HAZANAVICIUS
Preach not to others what they should eat, but eat as becomes you, and be silent.
EPICTETUS
I shall have peace, as leafy trees are peaceful
When rain bends down the bough;
And I sh...
SARA TEASDALE
She smiled at him as they waited for their dessert, her chin poised on her clasped hands.
'You'...
JOHN FOWLES
It seems to me that smart people seem to know things and wise people know how to use what they know....
DAN GROAT
everything i know about love
is that it hurts
and is almost always never returned
the...
AVA.
everything i know about love
is that it hurts
and is almost always never returned
the...
AVA
When you listen, be silent. When you are silent, listen. These are the tools for the art of stillnes...
PHILIP T. M.
Wise men are more dependent on fools than fools on wise men.
CATO (MARCUS PORCIUS CATO "THE ELDER") (A/K/A CATO THE CENSOR)
Our toil must be in silence, and our efforts all in secret; for this enlightened age, when men belie...
BRAM STOKER
He that walketh with wise men shall be wise.
PROVERBS XIII.29
I Keep Six Honest Serving Men ..."

I keep six honest serving-men
(They taught me a...
RUDYARD KIPLING
You often love someone not for what they are, but for what you are when you are with them.
JEFFREY FRY
He was a scholar, and a ripe and good one;
Exceedingly wise, fair-spoken and persuading;
L...
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
He that walketh with wise men shall be wise.
BIBLE
We are placed in the genus of Homo, which is Latin for man - Homo sapiens: supposedly wise men. I so...
DONALD JOHANSON
The words I'm singing now Mean nothing more than meow to an animal
THEY MIGHT BE GIANTS
I'm just a girl in a nurse's uniform, but that doesn't mean I know how to save these men, and they- ...
MARCUS SEDGWICK
When men talk about defense, they always claim to be protecting women and children, but they never a...
PATRICIA SCHROEDER
Women like silent men. They think they're listening.
MARCEL ACHARD
Women know when they've got the menopause but men don't quite know. They know it afterwards.
OMAR SHARIF
Be of the same mind one toward another. Mind not high things, but condescend to men of low estate....
BIBLE
When men talk about defense, they always claim to be protecting women and children, but they never a...
PAT SCHROEDER
Ladies,

I have bad news for you. Men are pigs. No really. I know you think you know what ...
OLIVER MARKUS MALLOY
Women like silent men. They think they're listening.
MARCEL ARCHARD
Cops aren't really your friends, they are trying to be your friends but they are not....

DEYTH BANGER
I love that men like to look at women, that they love sports, that they need to know the inner worki...
KRISTA ALLEN
Good men and bad men differ radically. Bad men never appreciate kindness shown them, but wise men ap...
BUDDHA
Who are you to judge the life I live?
I know I'm not perfect
-and I don't live to be-
BOB MARLEY
Take me to the height where success would seek my help to succeed!
I ARE
In the weak, lack of strength to defend oneself passes over into complaining. This can be observed i...
GEORG CHRISTOPH LICHTENBERG
Not only have people stopped trying to be
attractive when they are out among other people, but...
MILAN KUNDERA

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