word to the wise quotes

- 10 of 200 Results
I think that Richard Nixon will go down in history as a true folk hero, who struck a vital blow to the whole diseased concept of t ...
No atomic physicist has to worry, people will always want to kill other people on a mass scale. Sure, he's got the fridge full of ...
Hemingway was a prisoner of his style. No one can talk like the characters in Hemingway except the characters in Hemingway. His st ...
the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither
yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of understan
...
Education. That which discloses to the wise and disguises from the foolish their lack of understanding.
Creation's blithe and petaled word
To the lounged goddess when she rose
...
The Times are the masquerade of the eternities; trivial to the dull, tokens of noble and majestic agents to the wise; the receptac ...
Suit the action to the word, the word to the action, with this special observance, that you o'erstep not the modesty of nature.
The fable, which is naturally and truly composed, so as to satisfy the imagination, ere it addresses the understanding, beautiful ...
It is the characteristic of great poems that they will yield of their sense in due proportion to the hasty and the deliberate read ...
1 2 3 NEXT
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright ©  2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Advertise with Us Contact Us Suggest a Word Help