Quotes in wisdom

Since all models are wrong the scientist must be alert to what is importantly wrong. It is inappropriate to be concerned about mice when there are tigers abroad.

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Supreme happiness will be the greatest cause of misery, and the perfection of wisdom the occasion of folly.

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.

Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens.

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Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.

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A man should never be ashamed to own he has been wrong, which is but saying, that he is wiser today than he was yesterday.

Do I contradict myself? Very well, then I contradict myself, I am large, I contain multitudes.

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Where the senses fail us, reason must step in.

He who knows others is wise;
He who know himself is enlightened.

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My past is my wisdom to use today... my future is my wisdom yet to experience. Be in the present because that is where life resides.

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