WISH I’D SAID THESE:

12/31/13 (40H)

“Therefore keep watch, because you do not know the day or the hour”—the Bible

“Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you’d have preferred to talk”—Don Larson

“To know when to be generous and when firm—that is wisdom”—Elbert Hubbard

“One’s first step in wisdom is to question everything—and one’s last is to come to terms with everything”—George Lichtenbverg

“ It is characteristic of wisdom not to do desperate things”—Henry Thoreau

“A man is wise with the wisdom of his time only, and ignorant with its ignorance”—Henry Thoreau

“A man begins cutting his wisdom teeth the first time he bites off more than he can chew”—Herb Caen

‘Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life”—Immanuel Kant

“I believe that all wisdom consists in caring immensely for a few right things, and not caring a straw about the rest”—John Buchan

“Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another”—Juvenal

“It is unwise to be too sure of one’s own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err”—Gandhi

“We can be knowledgeable with other men’s knowledge, but we cannot be wise with other men’s wisdom—Michel de Montaigne

“We thought, because we had power, we had wisdom”—Stephen Benet

“Nine-tenths of wisdom consists in being wise in time” –Theodore Roosevelt

“Well I learned a lot.. I went down to Latin America to find out fro them and learn their views. You’d be surprised. They’re all individual countries”–Ronald Reagan

“All that Hubert needs over there is a gal to answer the phone and a pencil with an eraser on it”—Lyndon Johnson on his VP Humphrey.

“If you don’t mind smelling like peanut butter for two or three days, peanut butter is darn good shaving cream”—Barry Goldwater

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