Wisdom and Ignorance
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When an ordinary man attains knowledge, he is a sage; when a sage attains knowledge, he is an ordinary man.
The best way to succeed in life is to act on the advice we give to others.
The IQ of the group is the lowest IQ of a member of the group divided by the number of people in the group.
Stupidity is also known as a medical disorder known as a rectal-cranial inversion.
Some people speak from experience; others, from experience, don't speak.
Policy is a guide to the wise and a rule to the fool.
Once you've accumulated sufficient knowledge to get by, you're too old to remember it.
Never give advice -- a wise man won't need it, a fool won't heed it.
Never argue with a fool. Someone watching may not be able to tell the difference.
Learning is what most adults will do for a living in the 21st century.
If you explain so clearly that nobody can misunderstand, somebody will.