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Mo'Nique is so full of love. I've been describing her as the tree in 'Pocahontas.' She's so wise and loving. She is just everything.
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Better be wise by the misfortunes of others than by your own.
Aesop
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There can be no wise politics without thought beforehand.
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In our friendships we have to be wise that we choose godly people to be our friends. Somebody might say, well does that mean that you should never have a lost person as your friend? No, I wouldn't say that. But you can't have the same intimacy with a lost person that you can with a godly person in whom the Holy Spirit is living.
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Measures of policy are necessarily controlled by circumstances; and, consequently, what may be wise and expedient under certain circumstances might be eminently unwise and impolitic under different circumstances. To persist in acting in the same way under circumstances essentially different would be folly and obstinacy, and not consistency.
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The Supreme Court has ruled that they cannot have a nativity scene in Washington, D.C. This wasn't for any religious reasons. They couldn't find three wise men and a virgin.
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I think you have a moral responsibility when you've been given far more than you need, to do wise things with it and give intelligently.
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Is there anyone so wise as to learn by the experience of others?
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Some wisdom you must learn from one who's wise.
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All parents hope and pray that their children will make wise decisions. Children who are obedient and responsible bring to their parents unending pride and satisfaction.
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Controversy equalizes fools and wise men in the same way - and the fools know it.
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For to err in opinion, though it be not the part of wise men, is at least human.
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It is the nature of the wise to resist pleasures, but the foolish to be a slave to them.
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In the India I was growing up in, history wasn't really a wise career option. People would joke and say, 'History's okay, but what's your actual job?' I didn't come from a privileged background and couldn't afford to be irresponsible, so I did the pragmatic thing and did a MBA.
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The whole Christmas story was probably a later addition to the gospel narratives, presented only by the authors of Matthew and Luke. Mark and John seem never to have heard of the manger in Bethlehem, the Massacre of the Innocents, the hovering star, the three wise men, and so forth.
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To withdraw is not to run away, and to stay is no wise action, when there's more reason to fear than to hope.
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Wise choices can put us in control of situations where we might otherwise be tempted to compromise our principles. We cannot control all that happens to us; however, we can choose to be in control of our responses.
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Why should I ask the wise men: Whence is my beginning? I am busy with the thought: Where will be my end?
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People don't understand that all presidents, the minute they become president, get a knock at the door. And there's a man there saying, 'Let's talk about your funeral.' At the time I thought, God, that's a terrible thing. Later on, I thought it was pretty wise.
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The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of his wisdom but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind.
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They would need to be already wise, in order to love wisdom.
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Ask a woman's advice, and whatever she advises, Do the very reverse and you're sure to be wise.
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A wise governor told me a long time ago, political capital you don't get more of by keeping it. You get it by using it.
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I'm not wise, but the beginning of wisdom is there; it's like relaxing into - and an acceptance of - things.
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That's the wise thrush; he sings each song twice over, lest you should think he never could recapture the first fine careless rapture!

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