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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

Beware of paying attention or going back to what you once were, when God wants you to be something that you have never been. – Oswald Chambers, My Utmost For His Highest

Wisdom is the art of living skillfully in whatever actual conditions we find ourselves. – Eugene H. Peterson

It is the mark of a good action that it appears inevitable in retrospect. – Robert Louis Stevenson

Wisdom is not primarily knowing the truth, although it certainly includes that; it is skill in living. For, what good is truth if we don’t know how to live it? What good is an intention if we can’t sustain it? – Eugene H. Peterson

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