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The most excellent and divine counsel, the best and most profitable advertisement of all others, but the least practised, is to st ...
The road to wisdom?--Well, it's plain
and simple to express:
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The increase in wisdom can be measured precisely by the decrease in bile.
Wisdom is not just knowing fundamental truths, if these are unconnected with the guidance of life or with a perspective on its mea ...
Happy are those who find wisdom, and those who get understanding, for her income is better than silver, and her revenue better tha ...
Happy are your wives! Happy are these your servants, who continually attend you and hear your wisdom!
Dead flies make the perfumer's ointment give off a foul odor; so a little folly outweighs wisdom and honor.
But where shall wisdom be found? And where is the place of understanding? Mortals do not know the way to it, and it is not found i ...
God gave Solomon very great wisdom, discernment, and breadth of understanding as vast as the sand on the seashore...
Do not say, "Why were the former days better than these?" For it is not from wisdom that you ask this.
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