What does the word wisdom mean?

Usage examples for wisdom

  1. The men followed those officers whom they knew, and in whom they had confidence; but they did not always obey simply because the officer had the right to command; and they were not easily handled when the wisdom of an order or the necessity of a movement was not apparent. – Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War by G. F. R. Henderson
  2. Dr. Max was learning wisdom. – K by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  3. But it is not always easy to find the secret of that wisdom. – Unfolding Destiny by Shoghi Effendi