"If New York is a wise guy, Paris a coquette, Rome a gigolo and Berlin a wicked uncle, then London is an old lady who mutters and has the second sight. She is slightly deaf, and doesn't suffer fools gladly."
"I am shy to admit that I have followed the advice given all those years ago by a wise archbishop to a bewildered young man: that moments of unbelief 'don't matter,' that if you return to a practice of the faith, faith will return."
"The Bible is proved to be a revelation from God, by the reasonableness and holiness of its precepts; all its commands, exhortations, and promises having the most direct tendency to make men wise, holy, and happy in themselves, and useful to one another."
"I think it wouldn't be wise to lose the best years of my sports career at university."
"It is a profitable thing, if one is wise, to seem foolish."
"Search well and be wise, nor believe that self-willed pride will ever be better than good counsel."
"The one knowing what is profitable, and not the man knowing many things, is wise."
"For this is the mark of a wise and upright man, not to rail against the gods in misfortune."