The owl has always been known as a symbol of wisdom. Owls are gifted with a sharp intuition and the ability to see through darkness. The owl is a creature of intelligence, wisdom, foresight, and keeper of sacred knowledge. The owl thrives in the dark, and it is a master at finding the way where things are unseen and unknown. They speak in the language of nature, of the trees, the wind, the moon, the sky. Owls can support us when going through places that are sometimes dark and scary. For centuries the bird has been associated with wisdom and knowledge, and in greek mythology the owl was connected to the Goddess of wisdom, Athena. Give the gift of wisdom with a symbol of the owl, a bird that represents knowledge, insight and understanding.