"The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom" (Proverbs "Fear of the Lord" Biblical definition: silent wonder, radical amazement, and affectionate awe at the infinite goodness of God. *Socrates had it right :)
"Wonder is one of the wildest elements and qualities on the massive scale of human experiences. Just a pinch of it stops time. The world halts. The eyes fill. you become, for a small time, everything you truly are.