How Wise Are You?

Wisdom is the power to see the world as it really is, uncolored by the suggestions of others or your own desires for how it should be. An I.Q. test may quantify your intelligence and an achievement test might measure the acquirement of knowledge, but true wisdom must be measured in terms of judgment and insight. While no one likes a "know it all," you probably consider yourself smart enough to recognize the difference between right and wrong. But does that make you wise? Are you really as objective as you'd like to believe?

This short quiz will have you looking deep into your psyche for the answers that show how wise you really are. You're only a few minutes (twelve questions!) from discovering your true level of wisdom. Along the way, you may even learn a little more about yourself. Are you qualified to stuff your own fortune cookies? C'mon, Confucius, let's find out!

Created by: The Wisest One of All
  1. What is your age?
  2. What is your gender?
  1. Do you know the difference between right and wrong?
  2. Your best friend (BF) catches his/her significant other (SO) fooling around. Which of the following best describes your feelings about the infidelity?
  3. Which of the following best describes your feelings about the natural rights of humans and animals?
  4. Some people believe that a person must stand by and defend his/her country to the death, while others believe that unquestionable patriotism is the ultimate expression of stupidity. Where do you best fit in?
  5. Which of the following best describes your religious beliefs?
  6. There is a lot of talk these days about protecting and saving the environment. How do you feel about this debate?
  7. Which of the following methods do you believe is most effective in discovering the ultimate truth?
  8. A serial killer is captured, confesses to his crimes and is found guilty in a court of law. As further proof of his guilt, murders matching his signature style (his "calling card") completely cease. With which of the following statements would you most
  9. Which of the following best describes your feelings about raising children in today's society?
  10. This is the last question: Which of the following statements best describes your attitude about this quiz, and the effectiveness of the questions in determining how wise you really are?

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Quiz topic: How Wise am I?