I Like Wise People

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    I'd really like to sit

    and listen to the words of a sage.. To sit & really listen Simplicity is
    maktub1 maktub1
    26-30, F
    Oct 22, 2014

    I want to sit with the old wise man

    and listen to his life experiences. I want a real talk :) weird for some one of my age I say so!
    Brokenhurricane Brokenhurricane
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Aug 10, 2014
    Treasure7 Treasure7
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jan 20

    Humbled...

    It seems i only had a glimpse of the truth. I got the chance to meet few spiritually advanced people today. The whole experience has left me flabbergasted. Got some insights into after-life and our spirituality levels. They say situations and people come into our lives for a...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Aug 10, 2013

    Wisdom

    I like people who actually think. I don't want to talk to someone who says the first thing that comes to their head. I want someone to think about what I say and respond with something that will actually make me wonder. Now a days people don't seem to give a **** about what they...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Oct 30, 2012

    The Difference Between Wisdom And Knowledge

    I allways feel like one day I could be a wise man because of what my friend told me. He said the difference between knowledge and wisdom is knowledge is knowing a tomato is a fruit and wisdom is knowing not to put it in a fruit salad. What he ment by that is wisdom is not just...
    davinaJane11 davinaJane11
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Aug 20, 2013

    And I don't separate this into graduates

    or not. Anyone with a keen interest and a good memory can get a degree. Wise is being able to use these facts for betterment in any area. No wonder why "wise old men (rather sexist though!)" are revered!
    PeterSp8 PeterSp8
    46-50, M
    Jun 11, 2015

    "My mission in life is not merely to survive,

    but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style." Maya Angelou
    Aimee17 Aimee17
    41-45, F
    2 Responses May 28, 2014

    A Professor

    holds up a matchbook. He asks the class what it is. "A matchbook!" immediate response. "Wrong!" he says. That is only a sound. "Now, what is it?" No one knows, so he throws it at them. "That's what it is!"
    disastercupcake disastercupcake
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Dec 19, 2012

    Wise Men

    People with wisdom can be such a hard thing to find, they inspire, give people hope, lead them and can give them an ideal to strive for. I'm not saying that a person of wisdom is the rich religious/philosophical person or someone who's perfect, in fact someone with wisdom...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response May 21, 2013
    Adamsworld Adamsworld
    18-21, M
    Mar 28, 2014
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