Then said I, Wisdom is better than strength; but the poor man's wisdom is despised, and his words are not heard.
If the iron be blunt, and one do not whet the edge, then must he apply more strength; but wisdom is profitable to give success.
Wisdom is before him that hath understanding; but the eyes of a fool are in the ends of the earth.
The beginning of wisdom is, Get wisdom; and with all thy getting get intelligence.
for wisdom is better than rubies, and all the things that may be desired are not equal to it. I wisdom dwell with prudence, and find the knowledge which cometh of reflection. The fear of Jehovah is to hate evil; pride, and arrogancy, and the evil way, and the froward mouth do I hate. read more.
Counsel is mine, and sound wisdom: I am intelligence; I have strength.
Wisdom is too high for a fool: he will not open his mouth in the gate.
Wisdom is as good as an inheritance, and profitable to them that see the sun. For wisdom is a defence as money is a defence; but the excellency of knowledge is, that wisdom maketh them that possess it to live.