Patience & Wisdom

Two of the greatest virtues in life



Dog waiting for skunk to finish eating from bowl - Patience and Wisdom

QuotaBills
Doubt is the origin of wisdom. - Rene Descartes

Silence does not always mark wisdom. - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Wisdom is better than gold or silver. - German Proverb

Nature and wisdom never are at strife. - Plutarch

The more I see of men, the more I like dogs. - Madame de Stael

Knowledge can be communicated but not wisdom. - Herman Hesse

Much wisdom often goes with the fewest words. - Sophocles

Get the hanging dog expression off your face. - Archie Bunker

If you want a friend in Washington, get a dog. - Harry S Truman

Adopt the pace of nature. Her secret is patience. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Common sense is wisdom with its sleeves rolled up. - Kyle Farnsworth

Honesty if the first chapter in the book of wisdom. - Thomas Jefferson

Like the Good Book says, "Patience is a virgin." - Archie Bunker

The seat of knowledge is in the head, of wisdom, in the heart. - William Hazlitt

Whenever I climb I am followed by a dog called "Ego". - Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

Patience has its limits. Take it too far and it's cowardice. - George Jackson

A dog is a man's best friend. A cat is a cat's best friend. - Robert J Vogel

Some virtues are only seen in affliction and others only in prosperity. - Joseph Addison

Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child. - Ron Wild

The more I see of the representatives of the people, the more I admire my dogs. - Alphonse de Lamartine

There is no greater wisdom than well to time the beginnings and onsets of things. - Francis Bacon

Knowledge is knowing a tomato is a fruit; wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad. - Miles Kington

The only medicine for suffering, crime, and all the other woes of mankind, is wisdom. - Thomas Huxley

True wisdom is to know what is best worth knowing, and to do what is best worth doing. - Edward Humphrey

We can know only that we know nothing. And that is the highest degree of human wisdom. - Leo Tolstov

Blind commitment to a theory is not an intellectual virtue: it is an intellectual crime. - Imre Lakatos

Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful. - Ann Landers

It's not the size of the dog in the fight - it's the size of the fight in the dog. - Mark Twain

Authority without wisdom is like a heavy axe without an edge, fitter to bruise than to polish. - Anne Bradstreet

Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge? Where is the knowledge we have lost in information? - T S Eliot

Outside of a dog, a book is a man's best friend.
Inside of a dog it's too dark to read. - Groucho Marx

Asking a working writer what he thinks about critics is like asking a lamppost how it feels about dogs. - Christopher Hampton

Did you ever walk into a room and forget why you walked in? I think that's how dogs spend their lives. - Sue Murphy

We've begun to long for the pitter-patter of little feet, so we bought a dog. It's cheaper and you get more feet. - Rita Rudner

A wise man is superior to any insults which can be put upon him, and the best reply to unseemly behavior is patience and moderation. - Moliere

Perseverance: outlasting the most rash, pessimistic, cowardly naysayers; those first in line to deny us the dreams never tried. Ourselves. - R.S. Guthrie

If animals could speak, the dog would be a blundering outspoken fellow; but the cat would have the rare grace of never saying a word too much. - Mark Twain

God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference. - Reinhold Niebuhr

My life is the land, the dogs, the car, the motorcycle, the pond, the canoe, going to pick up mail. It's just a rural retreat that I enjoy. - Burt Shavitz

Dogs display reluctance and wrath
If you try to give them a bath;
They bury bones in hideaways
And half the time they trot sideaways. - Ogden Nash


see also   Relationship   Section
Bird Melons
Cookie Cushion
Eat Your Vegetables
End Of Shift
I Love Pet Food
Lazy Dogs
Make Loaf Not War
Redneck Spatula
Spaghetti Topping

 

Soccer Ball Building

Redneck Foosball

Her Majesty's Service

Hand Art

Iron Deposit

Too Soon

Government Cutbacks

Abby's Wild Eyes

Redneck Gas Cap

Footlympics

How To Burn Calories

Grad Hands

2fer Sudoku Puzzles A

Eye Testing In Progress

PMS
Full list of creditsFacebookTwitterDiggStumbleUponDelicious

22-Aug-2017