Israel has the wisdom to see the world as it is, but also the courage to see the world as it should be.
At a dinner table and on a film set she lifted us all with wisdom and wit mixed with love for us and love for life.
This wisdom was learned the hard way by 33 San Diego High School students who were suspended after posting this video online.
He made an easy target, the know-it-all liberal egghead who demeaned the wisdom of the American people.
I am a perfect example of Oprah's teaching, by putting her words of wisdom into practice and achieving results.
wisdom exalteth her sons, and taketh hold of them that seek her.
Tell Miss Norman of my offer, and make her see the wisdom of accepting it.
Surely this seeming folly had been the power of God, and the wisdom of God.
We are led by suggestion and association to believe that there must be wisdom and utility in what all do.
wisdom that is hid and treasure that is hoarded, what profit is there in both?
Old English wisdom, from wis (see wise (adj.)) + -dom. A common Germanic compound (cf. Old Saxon, Old Frisian wisdom, Old Norse visdomr, Old High German wistuom "wisdom," German Weistum "judicial sentence serving as a precedent"). Wisdom teeth so called from 1848 (earlier teeth of wisdom, 1660s), a loan-translation of Latin dentes sapientiae, itself a loan-translation of Greek sophronisteres (used by Hippocrates, from sophron "prudent, self-controlled"), so called because they usually appear ages 17-25, when a person reaches adulthood.