Wisdom is a kind of knowledge. It is knowledge of the nature, career, and consequences of human values.

By : Sidney Hook 0 Likes          


And, if we have any evidence that the wisdom which formed the plan is in the man, we have the very same evidence, that the power which executed it is in him also.

By : Thomas Reid

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The two World Wars came in part, like much modern literature and art, because men, whose nature is to tire of everything in turn... tired of common sense and civilization.

By : F. L. Lucas

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I believe that when people have an occupation that allows them to provide for their families, the social dimension of human nature will emerge instinctively and lead people to help and organize others less privileged.

By : Kay Rala Xanana Gusmao

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If a man cannot do brain work without stimulants of any kind, he had better turn to hand work it is an indication on Nature's part that she did not mean him to be a head worker.

By : Thomas Huxley

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The limit is not as narrow as it might be. I do not claim for this action, as it now goes on, an ideal degree of efficiency. What I do claim is that this type of competition already reveals its nature and its ultimate power to hold seeming monopolies in check.

By : John Bates Clark

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Action, so to speak, is the genius of nature.

By : Robert Blair

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The Dharma is the truth that all natures are pure.

By : Bodhidharma

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Hell is nothing else but nature departed or excluded from the beam of divine light.

By : William Law

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Every indication of wisdom, taken from the effect, is equally an indication of power to execute what wisdom planned.

By : Thomas Reid

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In a broader sense, the rhythms of nature, large and small - the sounds of wind and water, the sounds of birds and insects - must inevitably find their analogues in music.

By : George Crumb

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Natural science, does not simply describe and explain nature

By : Werner Heisenberg

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Science is a perception of the world around us. Science is a place where what you find in nature pleases you.

By : Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar

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