The wise make proverbs, and fools repeat them.
The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages is preserved into perpetuity by a nation's proverbs, fables, folk sayings and quotations.
Wise men make proverbs, but fools repeat them.
Whoever would be wise should read the Proverbs; whoever would be holy should read the Psalms.
He that winneth souls is wise (Proverbs 11:30) - Those are the best educated ministers, who win the most souls.
Proverbs are always platitudes until you have personally experienced the truth of them.
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.