Quotes about Wisdom

"Never argue with a fool. People might not know the difference."

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"Some folks are wise and some are otherwise."

Tobias George Smollett (19 March 1721 – 17 September 1771) was a Scottish poet and author. He was best known for his picaresque novels, which influenced later novelists such as Charles Dickens.


"A fool flatters himself, a wise man flatters the fool."

Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton (25 May 1803 – 18 January 1873) was an English politician, poet, playwright, and prolific novelist. He was immensely popular with the reading public and wrote a stream of bestselling novels which earned him a considerable fortune.


"Knowledge is learning something every day. Wisdom is letting go of something every day."

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