EXPOSITION OF THE BOOK OF PROVERBS
BY THE LATE REV. GEORGE LAWSON, D. D.
PROFESSOR OF DIVINITY TO THE ASSOCIATE SYNOD, SELKIRK.
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Proverbs 19:1. Better is a poor man who walks in his integrity Than he who is perverse in speech and is a fool.
Someone once quipped that "Wisdom is the quality that keeps you from getting into situations where you need it."
J. I. Packer said that "Wisdom is the power to see and the inclination to choose the best and highest goal, together with the surest means of attaining it."
John Calvin wrote that "True wisdom consists principally of two parts: the knowledge of God, and the knowledge of ourselves!