108 Wisdom Quotes

Be encouraged and inspired by our collection of wisdom quotes. Wisdom comes from many sources and experiences. Thoughts, opinions, and suggestions on finding wisdom are found here.
  1. Cunning… is but the low mimic of wisdom. Plato
    Clever



  2. To know when to be generous and when firm - that is wisdom. Elbert Hubbard
    Generosity



  3. If the body holds hidden wisdom, we will need a way to gain access to that wisdom. The path to that wisdom is your life. The guide on your path is your body, for it does not lie. Richard L Haight, Self Mastery Boxset
    Life



  4. Arrogance diminishes wisdom. Trespass - Star War Quotes
    Ignorance



  5. No one escapes pain, fear, and suffering. Yet from pain can come wisdom, from fear can come courage, from suffering can come strength - if we have the virtue of resilience. Eric Greitens, Resilience
    Resilience



  6. Patience provides the wisdom to proceed forwards at the right time and on the right terms. Estella Eliot, Positively Christian
    Patience



  7. For well over two thousand years frugality and simple living have been recommended and praised by people with a reputation for wisdom. Emrys Westacott, The Wisdom of Frugality
    Simplicity



  8. Reactions are conditioned behaviors that take the place of common sense and wisdom. Scott Allan, Rejection Reset
    Common Sense



  9. God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference. Reinhold Niebuhr
    Inspirational Prayers



  10. Wisdom comes from experience, and most of those experiences are painful and costly. If you can learn from someone else's pain and expense, you are a wise person, indeed. Jim Stovall, Wisdom for Winners
    Experience



  11. Wisdom consists of the anticipation of consequences. Norman Cousins
  12. Wisdom consists of the anticipation of consequences. Norman Cousins
    Famous



  13. ...when you finally fly away, I'll be hoping that I served you well, for all the wisdom of a lifetime no one can ever tell. from the song, Forever Young
    Graduation



  14. A child's hand in yours - what tenderness it arouses, what power it conjures. You are instantly the very touchstone of power and wisdom. Marjorie Holmes
    Children



  15. In short, wisdom is a disposition to find the truth coupled with an optimum judgement as to what actions should be taken to deliver the correct outcome. Robert McGinley, And I Quote.
    Optimistic



  16. With the weapons of wisdom, renunciation and devotion; by acquiring wisdom through the study of scripture, we understand how life at the bodily level is slavery and life at the spiritual level is liberty. Anuragam Vatsa, Listen to Heart
    Spiritual



  17. The truth is, we can find wisdom and inspiration from many different people and places; we just need to be looking for it. Mike Robbins, 365 Inspirational Quotes
    Inspirational Quotes



  18. Practical wisdom is only to be learned in the school of experience. Precepts and instruction are useful so far as they go, but, without the discipline of real life, they remain of the nature of theory only. Samuel Smiles
    School



  19. The perfection of wisdom, and the end of true philosophy is to proportion our wants to our possessions, our ambitions to our capacities, we will then be a happy and a virtuous people. Mark Twain
    Happy



  20. It is generally considered to be a positive trait to be a multi tasker, however this conventional wisdom is not necessarily correct. Peter Jenner, Self Discipline
    Positive



  21. Wisdom is not just the ability to make money. That may be one example of an aspect to wisdom, but wisdom is being able to apply knowledge. Samuel Leeds, Do the Possible, Watch God Do the Impossible
    Money



  22. But I do see a lot of examples where the Bible tells us to seek God with all our hearts, and then he will direct our paths. It tells us to seek his wisdom, to act with the right motives, and to trust that the Lord is moving things along exactly right. Jessie Clemence, Stressed
    Trust God



  23. We must be looking beyond our circumstances to God as our power and wisdom. Thomas Bear, Christian Marriage
    Quotes about God



  24. God is the one who takes care of revenge, and you and I show great wisdom when we leave all vengeance in God's hands. John Biesemeier, God Is Doing What
    Inspirational Sayings



  25. Straight talk, along with asking for wisdom, works best for me when I am conversing with God. Dr. Steven Stiles, Journey on the Hard Side of Miracles
    Best



  26. If we want to understand God's purpose in the storm, we must learn that God has allowed the storms in our lives out of love and wisdom. Cherie Hill, Waiting on God
    God's Love



  27. I wish I had listened more to my parents growing up. Brian Tubbs
  28. I wish I had listened more to my parents growing up. They had some great wisdom for me. Brian Tubbs, Why Does God Allow Suffering?
    Parents



  29. It bears repeating that wants are not needs. You might need a car but you do not need a Maserati. We all get this confused much of the time. Wisdom lies in knowing the difference. Frank Daley, How to Find Yourself
    Words of Encouragement



  30. Compassion motivates us to address injustice; if we need to take action, we do it with compassion and wisdom, not anger or ignorance. Stephanie Gunning, Audacious Creativity
    Compassion



  31. God's wisdom leads us to live the best life possible. He promised to give us His wisdom when we look for it. Heather Shore, God Uses Deeply Wounded People
    Best Motivational Quotes



  32. Stop fretting about past decisions. They have provided valuable wisdom. Go forward without fear or regret. Paul Martens, Unlocking Potential
    Decision



  33. If you felt stuck, take a deep breath. Be patient and pray from a deep place in your heart for insights and wisdom to let go. You may be surprised on what comes up. Sean PI, Forgiveness: The Miracle of Forgiveness
    Prayer



  34. Where there is light, there is wisdom. Where there is light, there is divine. Where there is light, there is serenity. Birister Sharma, Ignite your Mind!
    Peace



  35. Wisdom can also be acquired by seeking it out from those older or wiser than you. T.J. Williams, Noble Daughters
    Wise



  36. By surrounding yourself with people you look up to or who inspire you, you gain the most experience and wisdom. Huni Hunfjord, Top 1% Parents Raise Top 1% Children
    Inspirational Quotes for Kids



  37. My humor is always rooted in truth and full of wisdom -the kind that comes from living, watching, learning, and knowing. Steve Harvey, Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man
    Humor



  38. As our heart summons our strength, our wisdom must direct it. Dwight Eisenhower
  39. As our heart summons our strength, our wisdom must direct it. Dwight Eisenhower
    Quotes about Strength and Courage



  40. To finish the moment, to find the journey's end in every step of the road, to live the greatest number of good hours, is wisdom. Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Journey



  41. Keep learning. It is important to gather knowledge. Then get understanding. Then apply your understanding and your knowledge. Do that often enough and you will get wisdom. Hyacinth Mottley, Words of Wisdom
    Learning



  42. Wisdom is learning and growing from your own experiences as well as the experiences of others. Fr. Cedric Pisegna CP, Death: The Final Surrender
    Growth



  43. We judge of man's wisdom by his hope. Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Hope



  44. Wisdom ceases to be wisdom when it becomes too proud to weep, too grave to laugh, and too self-ful to seek other than itself. Kahlil Gibran
    Famous Quotes about Life



  45. Struggles are hard but once we overcome them, we gain something - maturity, wisdom, confidence, balance, tranquility, and of course, resilience. Sharon Cook & Graciela Sholander, Dream It Do It
    Overcoming



  46. Learn wisdom from the ways of a seedling. A seedling which is never hardened off through stressful situations will never become a strong productive plant. Stephen Sigmund
    Stress



  47. The true objective of life is that those who desire something will attain wisdom through experience and repetition. Gerry Marrs, How to Achieve Anything You Want
    Quotes on Life Lessons



  48. Wisdom doesn't come from knowledge, it comes from experiences. Michael T Wilkinson, A Father's Guide to Raising Daughters
    Knowledge



  49. If we have dread about something ahead, we need to turn to God and ask God to give us wisdom and help us. Joan Boney, Taking Thoughts Captive
    Quote of The Day



  50. Like your soul's innate wisdom, you also came equipped with the natural talents and strengths needed to fulfill your purpose. John Felitto, The 90-Day Game
    Purpose



  51. You probably already know what challenges your loved ones have faced, but have you ever sat down with them and asked them to share their hard-won wisdom? Alan Schmidt, Confidence
    Sharing



  52. Good sense, disciplined by experience and inspired by goodness, issues in practical wisdom. Samuel Smiles
  53. Good sense, disciplined by experience and inspired by goodness, issues in practical wisdom. Samuel Smiles
    Discipline



  54. Wisdom translates into ability. With faith and ability, you can cause the thing that you desire to come to past. John Keyes, A Letter To My Son
    Faith



  55. Think about how you've had to change your concept of life. Nevertheless, we do not throw our own wisdom overboard; we just add new wisdom to our life. Rudi Zimmerer, Enjoy Your Life Now!
    Thinking



  56. The lessons learned from each decision, whether right or wrong, then lead to greater insight and wisdom which allows for a smarter decision the next time in a similar or identical situation. Bill Tharp, Prosperity Acceleration Course
    Smart



  57. Wisdom I know is social. She seeks her fellows. But Beauty is jealous, and illy bears the presence of a rival. Thomas Jefferson
    Jealousy



  58. I am no longer a person that follows organized religions, but I love the knowledge and wisdom the bible gives to us. B.W. Robertson, 13 Hard Lessons of Life
    Encouraging Bible Verses



  59. Develop an understanding of the other person's perspective and shape your viewpoint using the wisdom of combined thinking. It is not negative to take everything you hear with a grain of salt; it is realistic. Calvin Simpson, Life Through The Eyes Of A Smile
    Negativity



  60. Acceptance and compromise are what happens when people have maturity, wisdom, and emotional health. D. L. Hessop, Breaking the Spell
    Health



  61. Wisdom is the courage to ask oneself the hard questions in life, to arrive at the very bottom of the answers, and to obey them. Amberly Ruck, It is I, Wisdom
    Courage



  62. People are more trusting when you liken your advice to paternal wisdom. David Fletcher Chase, Manipulate Anyone
    Trust



  63. If you are confused about the path to take- I pray for divine direction, wisdom, and clarity on what to do. Aloted Omoba, Super Working Mum
    Power of Prayer



  64. As you seek wisdom and knowledge, do you remember who the source of all knowledge is? Sarah Young, The Jesus Always 52-Week Discussion Guide
    Jesus



  65. People say that wisdom comes with age. I don't believe that's true. Sometimes age comes alone. I wouldn't have achieved any of my dreams had I not been dedicated to continual improvement. John C. Maxwell, Teamwork 101
    Personal Development



  66. However, when we practice gratitude and thankfulness, we activate the wisdom located in our hearts and the abundance can be ours more easily. Gianni Ferrario, Adolfo Panfili, Laugh Love Live
    Gratitude



  67. Thus Gods wisdom found in his Word will guide you in all walks of your life. Your job, marriage, family, business, ministry etc. Mathew Sunny, The Blessed Christian Walk
    Quotes to Live By



  68. Wisdom does not have to be shared to be enjoyed, but discoveries welcomed by an open ear make all the work seem worthwhile. Ariele M. Huff, The Perks of Aging
    Work



  69. Your body compass, your inner wisdom, helps you identify and stay aligned with your passions. Anne Bolender, Clarity Alchemy
    Passion



  70. When you start to choose faith then a power will flow into your life, it will give you the wisdom to sit down with a loved one and have a heart to heart instead of letting the relationship fall apart. Rev J Martin, The Power Of Choice
    Relationship



  71. Every time you seek the best for yourself, every time you fight for what you want, you are also building strength of character and gaining wisdom. Kate Anderson, 100 Positive Morning Thoughts
    Character



  72. Wisdom can be defined as the ability to anticipate the consequences of your choices in advance of making them. Jenny Rogers, Manager As Coach
    Choices



  73. So somewhere, somehow, in God's great and marvelous plan for His creation, your name came up. And God, in His eternal wisdom and counsel, laid out a perfect plan for your personal life. Dave Roberson, The Walk of the Spirit
    Greatness



  74. Happiness is an age-long virtue that can also be experienced by gaining confidence and wisdom. Ryanne Knight, Success
    Happiness


  1. As a grandmother, you have the opportunity to become a valuable resource in the raising of your grandchildren, even the family source of wisdom (Now, isn't that an awesome role!) Deborah Williams, How To Talk To Your Kids & Grandkids
    Grandmother



  2. The goal is that we become so interested in helping others reach their highest good that we become self-forgetful in the process. Charles R. Swindoll
    Helping Others



  3. One of the greatest pieces of economic wisdom is to know what you do not know. John Kenneth Gilbraith
    Cute



  4. Every parent knows that children look at their grandparents as sources of wisdom and security. David Jeremiah
    Grandfather



  5. You may recognize that when you take the 'conventional wisdom" approach you feel inner tension or resistance. Thats because you self-image is still the same and you self-esteem is still low. Alex Altman, Skyrocket Your Self-Esteem
    Self Esteem



  6. Push back your own thoughts and ideas and allow room for God's Word and wisdom to fill you, so that you are able to be used in a mighty way. Dawna Hetzler, Walls of a Warrior
    Ideas



  7. Share wisdom and let them know that they are special and worthy of love. W. H. Thomas, Be The Father Children Need
    Love



  8. Garner wisdom from others' life lessons. Carolyn Denise Owens
  9. Garner wisdom from others' life lessons. Carolyn Denise Owens, Timeless Wisdom
    Short



  10. Wisdom is wisdom whether old or new it is fitting for everyone for me and for you. Anne Wilson Schaef
    Poems about Life



  11. A good supervisor shares wisdom, knowledge and experience with employees. They help them perform better. Steven Rosenthal, The Ten Commandments of Supervision
    Leadership



  12. Detachment from expectations leads to acceptance. Acceptance leads to wisdom. Amy Pattee Colvin
    Positive Life Quotes



  13. The gospel that Jesus sent His disciples to preach is none other than a call to choose the way of wisdom, the way of life, the way of Jesus. Dale Losch, A Better Way
    Christian Quotes about Life



  14. When you get a group of clients together in one room, the collective wisdom will produce amazing insights, helping you to generate ideas for expanding and improving your products and services. David Jenyns, Authority Content
    Amazing



  15. Since no single team member can ever have a monopoly on wisdom, cognitive diversity is almost always a source of strength. Lanze Thompson, Transcend from Management to Leadership
    Diversity



  16. Having a grateful disposition brings about other virtues, including generosity, compassion, humility, joy, wisdom, trust and integrity. Bree Miller, Gratitude & Happiness
    Integrity



  17. His advice for success in both business and a fulfilling life in general is full of wisdom and demonstrate the importance of independence, creativity, and the importance of learning from your mistakes. Mark Patterson, 7 Top Life and Business Lessons of Steve Jobs
    Success



  18. Wisdom from God helps you understand the mind of God and gives your prayer life the right direction. Ecclesiastes 10: 10 puts it perfectly when it says, "Wisdom is profitable to direct," which means you will always fail when you depend on your own judgment and abilities. Bobbie Parsons Jr, Prayers
    Prayer Poems



  19. Grandparents provide not only affection and support, but also wisdom, problem-solving, and stability during times of family crisis. Kay Swatkowski, A Grandmother's Prayers
    Support



  20. Discretion is applying God's wisdom to situations correctly. Julia Audrina Carrington, A Bible Study of Proverbs Chapter 11
    Short Inspirational Quotes



  21. The wisdom of others can ignite your passion, uplift your spirit, and motivate you to reach your full potential. Melissa Eshleman, A Quote a Day to Find Your Way
    Motivational



  22. Wisdom comes from experience, from making mistakes and learning from them. Catherine Pulsifer
    Mistake



  23. Consequently, only the courageous are able to acquire new knowledge, and grow in wisdom. Richard Carroll, Creativity
    Encouraging



  24. Since the birth of the written word, men have been inscribing their life's work and the wisdom that came along with it onto paper for your betterment. Sean Lysaght, Personal Success
    Inspiring Others



  25. Those around us (regardless of their place on the organizational chart) have wisdom to share, as we all have different experiences. Maggie White, 30 Devotions for Women in Business
    Strong Women Quotes



  26. And if there's anything we should surely pass on to our children, it's wisdom. Not money or homes or land or investment accounts or cars . . . but wisdom. Roz Swartz Williams, The Mourning Chronicles
    Top Ten Quotes



  27. When we seek wisdom from God for the purpose of overcoming trials, he gives it to us liberally and without scorn. K. M. Logan, Counting It Joy, A Study of James 1:2-8
    Challenge



  28. The Bible offers so much nourishment to the spirit, but it's also full of wisdom for practical, everyday matters in life. Sheri Easter, Eyes Wide Open
    Life Changing



  29. The wisdom of nations lies in their proverbs, which are brief and pithy. Collect and learn them; they are notable measures and directions for human life; you have much in little; they save time in speaking, and upon occasion may be the fullest and safest answers. William Penn
    Proverbs



  30. Understanding is knowing what to do; wisdom is knowing what to do next; virtue is actually doing it. Tristan Gylberd
    Actions Speak Louder Than Words Quotes



  31. Wisdom is knowing how to properly handle the information and knowledge we have, especially when it comes to relationships. K. P. Yohannan, A Life of Balance
    Balance



  32. Whether you follow the words of advice thoughtfully prepared and presented in this text, or obtain the counsel and wisdom from others, it's important to remember that you're never alone. Gene King, Plan B
    Motivational Poems



  33. If you have a desire to enlarge your territory, ask God and He will answer. He promises to give wisdom. Don't worry about the fork in the road. He promises to direct you at every turn. Lynn R. Davis, I Am Positive
    Poems about God



  34. Know the will of God and be determined to act upon it, for His strength and wisdom are always available for you to fulfil His will. Pinkie Bagele Taolo, The Letter
    Christian Poems



  35. The absence of wisdom is the absence of other's experience and insights from life. Louis Howard
    The absence of wisdom is the absence of other's experience and insights from life. Louis Howard, Inside The Minds of Champions
    Meaningful



  36. Where does wisdom come from? When I was growing up, I thought wisdom was learned as it was passed down through the generations from grandmothers to mothers to daughters. Ana Barreto; Sarah Evans, Women, Rice and Beans
    Mother Daughter Quotes



  37. Knowing how to use this one life to its fullest requires wisdom more than knowledge. Wisdom is different and fundamentally more important than knowledge. John Izzo, Ph D., The five secrets you must discover before you die
    Graduation Poems



  38. I remember a former pastor once explaining the difference between wisdom and knowledge; he said that wisdom is the ability to apply what you know. Nicole C. Calhoun, Victory's Road
    Take Action



  39. No person is a pillar of strength and wisdom unto themselves. Each of us need support through our lives even if only for a few minutes, or on a few occasions. Robert Rivers, Happiness Is Possible
    Random


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