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Knowing things halfway is a greater success than knowing things completely: it takes things to be simpler than they really are and ...
Doubting things go ill often hurts more
Than to be sure they do; for certainties
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Ye shall be as gods, knowing good and evil.
Yet whatever gains I had, these I have come to regard as loss because of Christ. More than that, I regard everything as loss becau ...
Knowing someone by reputation is not as good as meeting him face to face.
Once bitten by a snake, one shies at well ropes for the next three years.
Having intelligence is not as important as knowing when to use it, just as having a hoe is not as important as knowing when to pla ...
I am no book larnt man, but there is few who can beat me swapping horses or guessing at the weight of a bar. I have come here beca ...
The one knowing what is profitable, and not the man knowing many things, is wise.
But I must bear my destiny as best I can, knowing well that there is no resisting the strength of necessity.
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