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.
Cunning… is but the low mimic of wisdom.
To know when to be generous and when firm - that is wisdom.
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
Arrogance diminishes wisdom.
Trespass - Star War Quotes
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
Patience provides the wisdom to proceed forwards at the right time
and on the right terms.
Estella Eliot, Positively Christian
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
Reactions are conditioned behaviors that take the place of common
sense and wisdom.
Scott Allan, Rejection Reset
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.
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
Wisdom consists of the anticipation of consequences.
...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
A child's hand in yours - what tenderness it arouses, what power it conjures.
You are instantly the very touchstone of power and wisdom.
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
Robert McGinley, And I Quote.
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
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
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.
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.
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
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
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
We must be looking beyond our circumstances to God as our power
Thomas Bear, Christian Marriage
Quotes about God
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
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
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
Cherie Hill, Waiting on God
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?
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
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
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
Stop fretting about past decisions. They have provided valuable wisdom.
Go forward without fear or regret.
Paul Martens, Unlocking Potential
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
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!
Wisdom can also be acquired by seeking it out from those older
or wiser than you.
T.J. Williams, Noble Daughters
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
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
As our heart summons our strength, our wisdom must direct it.
Quotes about Strength and Courage
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
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
Wisdom is learning and growing from your own experiences as well as the experiences of others.
Fr. Cedric Pisegna CP, Death: The Final Surrender
We judge of man's wisdom by his hope.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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.
Famous Quotes about Life
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
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.
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
Wisdom doesn't come from knowledge, it comes from experiences.
Michael T Wilkinson, A Father's Guide to Raising Daughters
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
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
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
Alan Schmidt, Confidence
Good sense, disciplined by experience and inspired by goodness,
issues in practical wisdom.
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
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!
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
Wisdom I know is social. She seeks her fellows. But Beauty is jealous,
and illy bears the presence of a rival.
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
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
Acceptance and compromise are what happens when people
have maturity, wisdom, and emotional health.
D. L. Hessop, Breaking the Spell
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
People are more trusting when you liken your advice to paternal wisdom.
David Fletcher Chase, Manipulate Anyone
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
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
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
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
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
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
Your body compass, your inner wisdom, helps you identify
and stay aligned with your passions.
Anne Bolender, Clarity Alchemy
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
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
Wisdom can be defined as the ability to anticipate the consequences
of your choices in advance of making them.
Jenny Rogers, Manager As Coach
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
Happiness is an age-long virtue that can also be experienced
by gaining confidence and wisdom.
Ryanne Knight, Success
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
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
One of the greatest pieces of economic wisdom is to know what you
do not know.
John Kenneth Gilbraith
Every parent knows that children look at their grandparents
as sources of wisdom and security.
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
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
Share wisdom and let them know that they are special and worthy of love.
W. H. Thomas, Be The Father Children Need
Garner wisdom from others' life lessons.
Carolyn Denise Owens, Timeless Wisdom
Wisdom is wisdom whether old or new it is fitting for everyone for me
and for you.
Anne Wilson Schaef
Poems about Life
A good supervisor shares wisdom, knowledge and experience
with employees. They help them perform better.
Steven Rosenthal, The Ten Commandments of Supervision
Detachment from expectations leads to acceptance.
Acceptance leads to wisdom.
Amy Pattee Colvin
Positive Life Quotes
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
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
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
Having a grateful disposition brings about other virtues,
including generosity, compassion, humility, joy, wisdom, trust and integrity.
Bree Miller, Gratitude & Happiness
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
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
Bobbie Parsons Jr, Prayers
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
Discretion is applying God's wisdom to situations correctly.
Julia Audrina Carrington, A Bible Study of Proverbs Chapter 11
Short Inspirational Quotes
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
Wisdom comes from experience, from making mistakes and learning
Consequently, only the courageous are able to acquire new knowledge,
and grow in wisdom.
Richard Carroll, Creativity
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
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
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
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
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
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.
Understanding is knowing what to do; wisdom is knowing what to
do next; virtue is actually doing it.
Actions Speak Louder Than Words Quotes
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
Whether you follow the words of advice thoughtfully prepared
and presented in this text, or obtain the counsel and wisdom from others, it's
remember that you're never alone.
Gene King, Plan B
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
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
The absence of wisdom is the absence of other's experience and
insights from life.
Louis Howard, Inside The Minds of Champions
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
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
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
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