Rate this quote:(4.20 / 5 votes)

Wisdom is the right use of knowledge. To know is not to be wise. Many men know a great deal, and are all the greater fools for it. There is no fool so great a fool as a knowing fool. But to know how to use knowledge is to have wisdom.

1,148 Views

Charles Haddon Spurgeon

Charles Haddon Spurgeon, commonly C.H. Spurgeon, (June 19, 1834 - January 31, 1892) was a British Reformed Baptist preacher who remains highly influential among Christians of different denominations, among whom he is still known as the "Prince of Preachers." He also founded the charity organization now known as Spurgeon's, that works worldwide with families and children, as well as a famous theological college which after his death was called after him: Spurgeon's College

All Charles Haddon Spurgeon quotes | Charles Haddon Spurgeon Books

(0 fans)

Discuss this Charles Haddon Spurgeon quote with the community:

0 Comments

    Translation

    Find a translation for this quote in other languages:

    الحكمة هي الاستخدام الصحيح للمعرفة. لنعرف أنه ليس من الحكمة. كثير من الرجال يعرفون الكثير ، وهم جميع الحمقى الأكبر لذلك. لا يوجد أحمق حتى أحمق كبير باعتباره أحمق يعرف. لكن معرفة كيفية استخدام المعرفة هو الحصول على الحكمة.

    la sagesse est le bon usage de la connaissance. savoir, ce n'est pas être sage. beaucoup d'hommes savent beaucoup de choses et en sont tous les plus fous. il n'y a pas de fou aussi grand qu'un fou qui connaisse. mais savoir utiliser la connaissance, c'est avoir de la sagesse.

    kebijaksanaan adalah penggunaan pengetahuan yang benar. mengetahui bukanlah menjadi bijak. banyak orang yang mengetahui banyak hal, dan semuanya lebih bodoh karenanya. tidak ada orang bodoh yang begitu bodoh seperti orang bodoh yang mengetahui. tetapi mengetahui bagaimana menggunakan pengetahuan berarti memiliki kebijaksanaan.

    visdom er riktig bruk av kunnskap. å vite er ikke å være klok. mange menn vet mye, og er desto større idioter for det. det er ingen tosk så stor en tosk som en vitende tosk. men å vite hvordan man bruker kunnskap er å ha visdom.

    înțelepciunea este folosirea corectă a cunoașterii. a ști nu înseamnă a fi înțelept. mulți oameni știu foarte mult și sunt cu toții mai proști pentru asta. nu există un prost atât de mare ca un prost cunoscător. dar a ști să folosești cunoștințele înseamnă a avea înțelepciune.

    Select another language:

    • - Select -
    • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
    • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
    • Español (Spanish)
    • Esperanto (Esperanto)
    • 日本語 (Japanese)
    • Português (Portuguese)
    • Deutsch (German)
    • العربية (Arabic)
    • Français (French)
    • Русский (Russian)
    • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
    • 한국어 (Korean)
    • עברית (Hebrew)
    • Gaeilge (Irish)
    • Українська (Ukrainian)
    • اردو (Urdu)
    • Magyar (Hungarian)
    • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
    • Indonesia (Indonesian)
    • Italiano (Italian)
    • தமிழ் (Tamil)
    • Türkçe (Turkish)
    • తెలుగు (Telugu)
    • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
    • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
    • Čeština (Czech)
    • Polski (Polish)
    • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
    • Românește (Romanian)
    • Nederlands (Dutch)
    • Ελληνικά (Greek)
    • Latinum (Latin)
    • Svenska (Swedish)
    • Dansk (Danish)
    • Suomi (Finnish)
    • فارسی (Persian)
    • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
    • հայերեն (Armenian)
    • Norsk (Norwegian)
    • English (English)

    Quote of the Day Today's Quote | Archive

    Would you like us to send you a FREE inspiring quote delivered to your inbox daily?

    Please enter your email address:

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this quote to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "Charles Haddon Spurgeon Quotes." Quotes.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2023. Web. 1 Feb. 2023. <https://www.quotes.net/quote/44272>.

    Embed


    We need you!

    Help build the largest human-edited quotes collection on the web!

    Our favorite collection of

    Famous Authors

    »

    Browse Quotes.net

    Our awesome collection of

    Promoted Quotes

    »

    Quiz

    Are you a quotes master?

    »
    "Time spent with cats is never wasted." is widely attributed to?
    • A. Kelly Clarkson
    • B. Sigmund Freud
    • C. Ellen Degeneres
    • D. Robin Williams