Words of Wisdom quote by John Tillotson

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Of all parts of wisdom the practice is the best
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"Of all parts of wisdom the practice is the best"

- John Tillotson

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John Tillotson was a popular Anglican clergyman and archbishop of Canterbury, understood for his sermons and theological writings. The quote "Of all components of knowledge the technique is the most effective" mirrors Tillotson's idea that the application of wisdom in life is more crucial than simply obtaining expertise.

Tillotson said that wisdom is not an academic discipline however a functional one that is indicated to be applied in everyday life. Real worth of wisdom lies not in abstract concepts yet in sensible outcomes. He believed that it is just through placing our understanding to use that we can really attain knowledge.

Simply put, Tillotson stressed the value of action over consideration. He thought that we must not be pleased with just understanding what is ideal or wrong, but we should actively practice what we believe in.

This quote likewise echoes the classic proverb that "actions speak louder than words." Tillotson thought that one's character and also useful behavior are more crucial than one's words or concepts. For Tillotson, wisdom is demonstrated incidentally we live our lives, not by the things we state or think.

Overall, for Tillotson, the practice of knowledge is the best method to live a fulfilling and virtuous life.

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John Tillotson This quote is written / told by John Tillotson between October 1, 1630 and November 22, 1694. He was a famous Theologian from United Kingdom, the quote is categorized under the topic Words of Wisdom. The author also have 8 other quotes.

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