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A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Never, never, never give in!
No man is poor who has a Godly mother.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
Honesty is the first chapter of the book wisdom.
The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.
The older I grow, the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom.
There are times when even the greatest tactician in diplomatic cunning is outclassed in his own game. It is then that he discovers that all that he thought he had gained is but loss, and that what is left of national honor and dignity is but the shadow of an illustrious past that is gone forever, or of a potentially great future that will never come.
Sometimes things fall apart so that better things can fall together.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
- Mae West
Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.
Never have a companion who casts you in the shade.