Wisdom Quotes and Verses
"For wisdom is protection just as money is protection, But the advantage
of knowledge is that wisdom preserves the lives of its possessors."
- Ecclesiastes 7:12
"If any of you lacks wisdom, he should ask God, who gives generously
to all without finding fault, and it will be given to him."
- James 1:5
"Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this
is the beginning of wisdom."
- Theodore Rubin
"You can tell whether a man is clever by his answers.
You can tell whether a man is wise by his questions."
- Naguib Mahfouz
"The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing."
"To see the miraculous within the ordinary is the
mark of highest wisdom."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
"As one lamp serves to dispel a thousand years of darkness,
so one flash of wisdom destroys ten thousand years of ignorance."
"Pain makes man think. Thought makes man wise.
Wisdom makes life endurable."
- John Patrick
"Wisdom is nothing more than healed pain."
- Robert Gary Lee
"Memory is the mother of all wisdom."
- Samuel Johnson