"Wisdom is a sacred communion."
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"Knowledge can be communicated, but not wisdom. One can find it, live it, be fortified by it, do wonders through it, but one cannot communicate and teach it."
"Some folks are wise and some are otherwise."
"When I can look life in the eyes, grown calm and very coldly wise, life will have given me the truth, and taken in exchange - my youth."
"The opportunity for brotherhood presents itself every time you meet a human being."
"It is much more difficult to measure nonperformance than performance."
"Wise men make more opportunities than they find."
"The best way to obtain truth and wisdom is not to ask from books, but to go to God in prayer, and obtain divine teaching."
"Wisdom is knowing what to do next; virtue is doing it."
"People don't notice whether it's winter or summer when they're happy."
"Public opinion is no more than this: what people think that other people think."
"Tis but a part we see, and not a whole."
"Life is a travelling to the edge of knowledge, then a leap taken."
"If you believe the doctors, nothing is wholesome; if you believe the theologians, nothing is innocent; if you believe the military, nothing is safe."
"Strong characters are brought out by change of situation, and gentle ones by permanence."
"Spectacular achievement is always preceded by unspectacular preparation."
"The wisdom of the wise is an uncommon degree of common sense."
"Man is only great when he acts from passion."
"The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance - it is the illusion of knowledge."
"Winning is not everything, but wanting to win is."
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