• Old men delight in giving good advice as a consolation for the fact that they can no longer provide bad examples.
  • The hours of folly are measur'd by the clock, but of wisdom no clock can measure.
    • William Blake, The Marriage of Heaven and Hell (1790), Proverbs of Hell.
  • A short saying oft contains much wisdom.
  • Young men think old men are fools; but old men know young men are fools.
    • George Chapman, All Fools (1605)
  • Nos vertus ne sont, le plus souvent, que de vices déguisés.
  • Where do you want to go today?
    • Microsoft 90's slogan

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