WISDOM POEMS

Hymn Xiv: Happy The Man That Finds The Grace
Happy the man that finds the grace,
The blessing of God's chosen race,
The wisdom coming from above,
The faith that sweetly works by love.
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Charles Wesley

Hymn Xiv: Happy The Man That Finds The Grace
Happy the man that finds the grace,
The blessing of God's chosen race,
The wisdom coming from above,
The faith that sweetly works by love.
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John Wesley

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Robert Crawford

The Fields
Though wisdom underfoot
Dies in the bloody fields,
Slowly the endless root
Gathers again and yields.
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Witter Bynner

Fortune And Wisdom
Enraged against a quondam friend,
To Wisdom once proud Fortune said
"I'll give thee treasures without end,
If thou wilt be my friend instead."
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Friedrich Schiller

Wisdom And Prudence
Wouldst thou, my friend, mount up to the highest summit of wisdom,
Be not deterred by the fear, prudence thy course may deride
That shortsighted one sees but the bank that from thee is flying,
Not the one which ere long thou wilt attain with bold flight.
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Friedrich Schiller

Olney Hymn 6: Wisdom
'Ere God had built the mountains,
Or raised the fruitful hills;
Before he fill'd the fountains
That feed the running rills;
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William Cowper

Wisdom
(Proverbs, viii. 22-31)

"Ere God had built the mountains,
Or raised the fruitful hills;
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William Cowper

The Lower Room
How soft the lamplight falls
On pictures, books,
And pleasant coloured walls
And curtains drawn!
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Edith Nesbit

The Lower Room
How soft the lamplight falls
On pictures, books,
And pleasant coloured walls
And curtains drawn!
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E. (Edith) Nesbit

Men Loved Wholly Beyond Wisdom
Men loved wholly beyond wisdom
Have the staff without the banner.
Like a fire in a dry thicket
Rising within women's eyes
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Louise Bogan

Wisdom
When Wisdom tells me that the world's a speck
Lost on the shoreless blue of God's To-Day…
I smile, and think, ‘For every man his way:
The world's my ship, and I'm alone on deck!'
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Siegfried Sassoon

There's Wisdom In Women
"Oh love is fair, and love is rare;" my dear one she said,
"But love goes lightly over." I bowed her foolish head,
And kissed her hair and laughed at her. Such a child was she;
So new to love, so true to love, and she spoke so bitterly.
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Rupert Brooke

Hymn 97
Christ our wisdom, righteousness, etc.

1 Cor. 1:30.

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Isaac Watts

Give Me A Roof Where Wisdom Dwells
Give me a roof where Wisdom dwells,
Where honeysuckle smiles and smells,
A bleating flock, some lowing kine,
An honest welcome always mine,
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Alfred Austin

Faith
O WORLD, thou choosest not the better part!
It is not wisdom to be only wise,
And on the inward vision close the eyes,
But it is wisdom to believe the heart.
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George Santayana

Hymn 93
Christ, or Wisdom, obeyed or resisted.

Prov. 8:34-36.

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Isaac Watts

Worldly Wisdom
If it were in my dead Pastâ??s power
To let my Present bask
In some lost pleasure for an hour,
This is the boon Iâ??d ask:
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Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Sonnet Iii
O world, thou choosest not the better part!
It is not wisdom to be only wise,
And on the inward vision close the eyes,
But it is wisdom to believe the heart.
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George Santayana

Ambition
I had ambition once. Like Solomon
I asked for wisdom, deeming wisdom fair,
And with much pains a little knowledge won
Of Nature's cruelty and Man's despair,
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Wilfrid Scawen Blunt

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