quotes

wisdom

We should be careful to get out of an experience all the wisdom that is in it—not like the cat that sits down on a hot stove lid. She will never sit down on a hot stove lid again—and that is well; but also she will never sit down on a cold one anymore. • Mark Twain

The doorstep to the temple of wisdom is a knowledge of our own ignorance. • C.H. Spurgeon

True and substantial wisdom principally consists of two parts, the knowledge of God and the knowledge of ourselves. • John Calvin

If you lack knowledge, go to school. If you lack wisdom, get on your knees. • Vance Havner

It is not my ability, but my response to God’s ability, that counts. • Corrie Ten Boom

Never object to the intense sensitivity of the Spirit of God in you when He is instructing you down to the smallest detail. • Oswald Chambers

Never make a point at the expense of making a difference. • Andy Stanley