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WISEWide-Field Infrared Survey Explorer
WISEWomen in Science and Engineering
WISEWater Information System for Europe (EU)
WISEWeb Information Systems Engineering
WISEWorld Institute of Scientology Enterprises
WISEWomen's Ischemia Syndrome Evaluation (Epidemiology Data Center; University of Pittsburgh)
WISEWorld Information Service on Energy
WISEWinter Semester
WISEWilberforce Institute for the study of Slavery and Emancipation (UK)
WISEWashington Internships for Students of Engineering
WISEWomen Into Science and Engineering
WISEWorld and Islam Studies Enterprise
WISEWorkshop on Information Systems and Economics
WISEWeb-based Integrated Science Environment
WISEWorkers in the Sex Industry (CBO, Act, Australia)
WISEWindows Interface Source Environment (Microsoft)
WISEWireless System Engineering
WISEWing In Surface Effect
WISEWorkshop on Inspection in Software Engineering
WISEWireless Signal Extraction (transportation; real-time traffic information)
WISEWorld Infrastructure Security Environment
WISEWomen In Search of Equity
WISEWeb Intelligence Search Engine (US DoD)
WISEWomen in Spinal Cord Evolution (Frederick, MD)
WISEWeb Integrated Systems Engineering
WISEWorld Institute for Social Enlightenment (California)
WISEWorld Information Systems Exchange
WISEWalk-In Synthetic Environment
WISEWestern Investigation & Security Enterprises, Inc.
WISEWindows of Information for Student Education (North Carolina)
WiSEWorkstation Interface Software Engineering (CDI)
WISEWholesale Interservice Support Agreement
WISEWorkplace Information Systems Enhancement
WISEWork Initiatives Leading to Sustainable Employment (UK)
WISEWrite Improved SOWs Easily (manual)
WISEWellness for Independent Seniors (Women's College Hospital; Canada)
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I climbed the topmost summit, And my gaze swept far and wide For the garden roof where my brother stood, And I fancied that he sighed: My brother serves as a soldier With his comrades night and day; But my brother is wise, and may yet return, Though the dead lie far away.
A fool seemeth this wise man with his forty thoughts: but I believe he knoweth well how to sleep.
And is not the unjust like the wise and good and the just unlike them?
Clearly the musician is wise, and he who is not a musician is foolish.
They said good-bye to the Wise Donkey and the Foolish Owl and at once resumed their journey.
It may be objected, that very wise men have been notoriously avaricious.
Accordingly I went to one who had the reputation of wisdom, and observed him--his name I need not mention; he was a politician whom I selected for examination--and the result was as follows: When I began to talk with him, I could not help thinking that he was not really wise, although he was thought wise by many, and still wiser by himself; and thereupon I tried to explain to him that he thought himself wise, but was not really wise; and the consequence was that he hated me, and his enmity was shared by several who were present and heard me.
The idea after which each community is aiming to make and mend its law, is the will of the wise man.
The smoke curled up toward the sun and shadowed the plain so that the stupid birds thought it was going to rain; but the wise one knew better.
Not the world,' but the 'one wise man,' is still the paradox of Socrates in his last hours.
And it has always been the opinion and judgment of wise men that nothing can be so uncertain or unstable as fame or power not founded on its own strength.
Then no man, however wise, will be able to avert the consequences that must ensue.