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Definition of Wisdom

Wisdom

  1. The quality of being wise; knowledge, and the capacity to make due use of it; knowledge of the best ends and the best means; discernment and judgment; discretion; sagacity; skill; dexterity.
  2. The results of wise judgments; scientific or practical truth; acquired knowledge; erudition.

Wisdom Quotations

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see. - Henry David Thoreau
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
Henry David Thoreau

For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
Audrey Hepburn

The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique. - Walt Disney
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.
Walt Disney

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

The lure of the distant and the difficult is deceptive. The great opportunity is where you are. - John Burroughs
The lure of the distant and the difficult is deceptive. The great opportunity is where you are.
John Burroughs
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Wisdom Translations

wisdom in Afrikaans is wysheid
wisdom in Dutch is wijsheid
wisdom in French is sagesse
wisdom in German is Weisheit, Klugheit, Weisheit
wisdom in Italian is saggezza, saggezza, freccia
wisdom in Latin is sapientia, consilium, prudentia
wisdom in Portuguese is sabedoria
wisdom in Swedish is vishet, klokhet, visdom