Knowledge vs Wisdom
Knowledge And Wisdom
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Knowledge And Wisdom
The Time Factor
More time means that a person can attain more knowledge, but as knowledge is a passive acquisition of facts and data, having more knowledge does not mean having wisdom.
Wisdom tends to be less affected by time, as it requires additional steps of applying judgement, drawing conclusions and adapting one’s behaviour accordingly.
Application of Knowledge and Wisdom
Example: Development of nuclear weapons requires knowledge, but during wartime, using nuclear weapons on a country requires wisdom.
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