The wisdom of the Iraq invasion will be debated through history but it is wrong to say it was launched for political benefit.
The imaginative Raami turns within, summoning the parables, poems, dignity, humility, and wisdom of her father.
Is it wrong to have high expectations of one's boss in terms of knowledge, wisdom, and integrity?
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.
He made an easy target, the know-it-all liberal egghead who demeaned the wisdom of the American people.
wisdom exalteth her sons, and taketh hold of them that seek her.
"I am satisfied with the pursuit of wisdom, not with the fame of it," replied the sage.
Surely this seeming folly had been the power of God, and the wisdom of God.
The wisdom of our sages and blood of our heroes have been devoted to their attainment.
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.