A wise man should never give his wife too much rein.
A wise man should never resolve upon anything, at least, never let the world know his resolution, for if he cannot reach that he is ashamed. Selden.
A wise man shuts his mouth, but not his door.
A wise man takes a step at a time; he establishes one foot before he takes up the other: an old place should not be forsaken recklessly. Sanskrit.
A wise man takes everything he owns with himself' (i.e. in his head, his wealth is his wisdom).
A wise man takes his own decisions; the ignorant goes with the crowd.
A wise man turns chance into good fortune.
A wise man wavers, a fool is fixed.
A wise man wavers, a fool is fixed. Scotland
A wise man who knows proverbs can reconcile difficulties.
A wise man who knows proverbs reconciles difficulties.
A wise man will always be a Christian, because the perfection of wisdom is to know where lies tranquillity of mind and how to attain it, which Christianity teaches. Landor
A wise man will find us to be rogues by our faces. Swift
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds. Francis Bacon
A wise man will make tools of what comes to hand.
A wise man will not rebuke a fool.
A wise man will not receive rebuke.
A wise man without a book is like a workman with no tools.
A wise man's day is worth a fool's life.
A wise man's heart is at his right hand; but a fool's heart is at his left. Bible
A wise man's loss is his secret.
A wise man's thoughts walk within him, but a fool's without him.
A wise man's trouble is his secret.
A wise man, a strong man.
A wise mans ink lasts until only the stupid remain.
A wise man?s day is worth a fool?s life.
A wise men gets learning frae them that hae nane o? their ane.
A wise minister would rather preserve peace than gain a victory, because he knows that even the most successful war leaves nations generally more poor, always more profligate, than it found them. Colton
A wise neuter joins with neither, but uses both, as his honest interest leads him. William Penn
A wise person adapts to his surroundings but a fool expects his surroundings to adapt to him.
A wise person is spoken to in proverbs, not in prose.
A wise person must know the language, sayings, and tales of his society.
A wise person sometimes changes his mind, but a fool never does.
A wise person will always find a way.
A wise physician, skill'd our wounds to heal, Is more than armies to the public weal. Pope
A wise Providence consoles our present afflictions by joys borrowed from the future. Hosea Ballou
A wise saying goes without say.
A wise scepticism is the first attribute of a good critic. Lowell
A wise son makes his father happy; a foolish one grieves his mother.
A wise son maketh a glad father, but a foolish son is the heaviness of his mother. Old Testament, Proverbs 15:20
A wise teacher makes learning a joy.
A wise will is dedicated to the ancestors for its them who gave you everything.
A wise wolf hides his fangs.
A wise woman has much to say and yet remains silent.
A wiss sich recht azuschmeren. Stellt sich freundlich, schmeichelt sich ein.
A wit with dunces, and a dunce with wits. Pope
A witch is better, one who talks to much kills a nation, (gossiping is worse than bewitching)
A witch-wife and an evil is three-halfpence worse than the devil.