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To become wise you have to want to experience certain experiences, and so to run into their open jaws. This is very dangerous, to ...
A wise man will live as much within his wit as his income.... Bear this truth always in your mind, that you may be admired for you ...
The heart of the wise man lies quiet like limpid water.
A wise man hears one word and understands two.
It is best for the wise man not to seem wise.
A fool sees not the same tree that a wise man sees.
To understand reality is not the same as to know about outward events. It is to perceive the essential nature of things. The best- ...
Nothing can confound
A wise man more than laughter from a dunce.
It is a wise man who knows where courage ends and stupidity begins.
To reform a world, to reform a nation, no wise man will undertake; and all but foolish men know, that the only solid, though a far ...
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