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Money will never make you happy and happy will never make you money. That may be a wise crack, but I doubt it.
You must be wise, in order to sniff out and weigh these mighty books, and swift in the hunt and brave in the battle; then, by care ...
Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise.
Lord, when the wise men came from far,
Led to thy cradle by a star,
...
Turn on the prudent ant thy heedful eyes,
Observe her labours, sluggard, and be wise.
For this, then,
that slanting
line was left, that crack, the pane
never replaced.
Three wise men of Gotham
Went to sea in a bowl;
If the bowl had been stronger,
My story would have been longer.
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 old owl lived in an oak;
The more he saw the less he spoke;
Then the justice,
In fair round belly with good capon lined,
...
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