The Art of Worldly Wisdom (Spanish: Oráculo Manual y Arte de Prudencia) is a book written in 1647 by Baltasar Gracián y Morales, better known as Baltasar Gracian. It is a collection of 300 maxims, each with a commentary, on various topics giving advice and guidance on how to live fully, advance socially, and be a better person, that became popular throughout Europe.
- See Gracian, Balthasar (1892). The Art of Worldly Wisdom (1 ed.). London: Macmillan. Retrieved 18 October 2015. via Internet Archive
- A page dedicated to The Art of Worldly Wisdom at Internet Sacred Text Archive
- The Art of Worldly Wisdom public domain audiobook at LibriVox
- Partial Translation of El Arte de Prudencia
- Complete Translation (from 1705) digitized on the website of the Hispanic digital library (National Library of Spain)
- Reflections about Aphorisms from The Art of Worldly Wisdom, blog by Ricardo del Pino.