If wiser legislation followed the great reform of 1832, Burke would have said this was because the political intelligence of the country had improved.
If only I'd been older, wiser, more willing to listen to him.
But a wiser view soon prevailed, and the natives of India at large gratefully accepted the queen's proclamation as the charter of their lives and liberties.
It will make us all profoundly wise, wiser than the wisest person who has ever lived.
Wiser men were demigods to him.