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The enemy of the conventional wisdom is not ideas but the march of events.
Conventional wisdom notwithstanding, there is no reason either in football or in poetry why the two should not meet in a man's lif ...
People always blame the girl; she should have said no. A monosyllable, but conventional wisdom has always been that boys can't man ...
The line that I am urging as today's conventional wisdom is not a denial of consciousness. It is often called, with more reason, a ...
It is a far, far better thing to have a firm anchor in nonsense than to put out on the troubled seas of thought.
The theater-goer in conventional dramatic theater says: Yes, I've felt that way, too. That's the way I am. That's life. That's the ...
The most excellent and divine counsel, the best and most profitable advertisement of all others, but the least practised, is to st ...
The road to wisdom?--Well, it's plain
and simple to express:
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The increase in wisdom can be measured precisely by the decrease in bile.
Wisdom is not just knowing fundamental truths, if these are unconnected with the guidance of life or with a perspective on its mea ...
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