Ancient Jewish Quotes about Wisdom (Best 9 quotes)

“Don’t run too far, you will have to return the same distance.”

Midrash Ecclesiastes 

“The world is like a ladder, some come up, others go down.”

Midrash Ecclesiastes 

“Man is recognized rather by his little acts than by his bog ones.”

Midrash Ecclesiastes 

“You cannot expect to make bricks without straw.”

Midrash Ecclesiastes 

“Who is wise? He who can learn from every man. Who is strong? He who can control his passions. Who is rich? He who is content with his lot. Whom do men honor? He who honors his fellow men.”

Midrash Ecclesiastes 

“The good is only felt by its lack.”

Midrash Ecclesiastes 

“Ten enemies cannot do a man the harm that he can do himself..”

Midrash Ecclesiastes 

Better a man that hides his folly than one who hides his wisdom! 

Midrash Ecclesiastes 

“The Torah is truth, and the purpose of knowing it is to live by it.”

Maimonides