You get wisdom from reading the Bible, particularly Proverbs. When you do this and practice what you learn, you start to develop good judgment. It’s a simple yet powerful recipe for success. This passage talks about loving wisdom and not turning your back on her, the result? She will guard and protect you.
So how can wisdom protect you? When you live wisely, there is less chance you will end up in dangerous situations. When you make wise decisions, you are naturally protected from harm. There is lots in life we can’t control but living wisely is something that we can control.