“To be a philosopher is not merely to have subtle thoughts, nor even to found a school, but so to love wisdom as to live according to its dictates, a life of simplicity, independence, magnanimity and trust.”
~ Henry David Thoreau
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson
A black cat crossing your path signifies that the animal is going somewhere.
~ Groucho Marx
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
“It requires wisdom to understand wisdom: the music is nothing if the audience is deaf.”
~ Walter Lippmann