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Do not use your rank to degrade others, nor use your cleverness to deceive others.
Cleverness often defeats itself.
A lifetime of cleverness can be interrupted by moments of stupidity.
In crisis is cleverness born.
Cleverness is serviceable for everything, sufficient for nothing.
An age which is incapable of poetry is incapable of any kind of literature except the cleverness of a decadence.
Machinery that gives us abundance has left us in want. Our knowledge has made us cynical, our cleverness hard and unkind. We think ...
Science is always discovering odd scraps of magical wisdom and making a tremendous fuss about its cleverness.
Perhaps the most embarrassing experience is being caught at a lie by a simpleton who sneers at our asinine cleverness.
Country people tend to consider that they have a corner on righteousness and to distrust most manifestations of cleverness, while ...
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