Some Folks Are Wise & Some Folks Are Otherwise

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The years teach much which the days never knew.  ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

A wise man can see more from the bottom of a well than a fool can from a mountain top.  ~Author Unknown

I believe that all wisdom consists in caring immensely for a few right things, and not caring a straw about the rest.  ~John Buchan

It is easier to find a score of men wise enough to discover the truth than to find one intrepid enough, in the face of opposition, to stand up for it.  ~A.A. Hodge

A single conversation with a wise man is better than ten years of study.  ~Chinese Proverb

He dares to be a fool, and that is the first step in the direction of wisdom.  ~James Gibbons Huneker

Wisdom is ofttimes nearer when we stoop than when we soar.  ~William Wordsworth

The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool. ~William Shakespeare

Wisdom is the quality that keeps you from getting into situations where you need it.  ~Doug Larson

A man begins cutting his wisdom teeth the first time he bites off more than he can chew.  ~Herb Caen

(Dedicated to a kind, wise soul, Mr. Lee Davis-Conchie. You will be missed by many. See you in heaven someday, my friend.) 

9 thoughts on “Some Folks Are Wise & Some Folks Are Otherwise

  1. Nice dedication, I’m sorry for your loss. I’m definitely going to pray more fervently to keep my thoughts to myself, unless Spirit led. God bless you.

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