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15 Inspirational Wisdom Quotes You Should Know By Heart And Figures Behind Them (Photo)

Wisdom is the principal thing, even the Holy book admonishes us to get it. 

Here are some inspirational wisdom quotes you should know by heart; 

1.A man begins cutting his wisdom teeth the minute he bites more than he can chew. Herb Caen

2. By the three methods we may learn wisdom: First by reflection, Second by imitation which is easier, and third by experience which is the bitterest. Confucius

3. Common sense to an uncommon degree is what the world calls wisdom. Samuel Taylor Coleridge

4. Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes every day; wisdom consists in not exceeding the limit. Elbert Hubbard 

5. He dares to be a fool, and that is the first step in the direction of wisdom. Jame Huneker

6. Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom. Thomas Jefferson 

7. In seeking wisdom, thou art wise, in imagining that thou hast attained it, thou art a fool. Lord Chesterfield 

8.It requires wisdom to understand wisdom; the music is nothing if the audience is deaf. Walter Lippmann 

9. The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook. Williams James 

10. The only true wisdom is in knowing that you know nothing. Socrates

11. To be satisfied with a little, is the greatest wisdom; and he that increase his riches, increase his cares, but a contented mind is a hidden treasure, and trouble finding it not. Akhenaton 

12. We are made wise but by the collection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future. George Bernard Shaw 

13. Wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from books alone. Horace

14. Wisdom is the quality that keeps you from getting into situations where you need it. Doug Larson 

15.Wisdom stands at the turn in the road and calls upon us publicly, but we consider it false and despise its adherents. Kalil Gibran

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