Get wisdom. Though it cost all you have, get understanding.

“Do not forsake wisdom, and she will protect you; love her, and she will watch over you. The beginning of wisdom is this: Get wisdom. Though it cost all you have, get understanding.” (Proverbs 4:6-7, NIV) From my early childhood onward, my parents emphasized the importance of critical thinking. They prompted my sister and I to be mindful of what was being input into our brains through the media and entertainment. One of our common exercises to practice filtering information was through family discussions following the movies we watched together. Initially, we’d enjoy conversations about what we liked and didn’t … Continue reading Get wisdom. Though it cost all you have, get understanding.