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Thoth the Atlantean 31 People

    One of the most valuable lessons I’ve learned

    has to do with two kinds of smart. I sum it up like this: Intelligence is learning from your mistakes, but wisdom is learning from the mistakes of others. Nothing more, nothing less.
    Roz2014 Roz2014 41-45, F Feb 23

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    Thought1 Thought1 22-25 1 Response Aug 20, 2009

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    Wise people speak because they have something

    to say...fools speak because they have to say something...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F Jun 23

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    The Battle Of Good And Evil

    One evening an old Cherokee Indian sat his grandson down and told him about a constant ‘battle’ that goes on inside all people throughout their lives. He said, “My son, the battle is between two wolves inside us all. One is evil. It is Anger, Envy, Sorrow, Regret, Greed...
    SoulOfDarkness SoulOfDarkness 31-35, M Jan 7, 2012

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    Tho(ug)ht I Am

    Thoth was said to be mighty in knowledge and divine speech. The inventer of spoken and written language. As the lord of books he was the scribe of the gods and patron of all scribes. He is credited with inventing astronomy, geometry, and medicine. Thoth was the...
    Thought1 Thought1 22-25 4 Responses Nov 9, 2009

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    Three Wisemen In The Media

    This here I think are three wise men. All three of these people have been featured in Charlie Rose and I suggest you view those videos for a glimpse of their wisdom teased out by a master interviewer. Nicholas Nassim Taleb = wise for his thoughts on The Black Swan, randomness...
    rembrantpainting rembrantpainting 31-35, M Aug 19, 2013

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    Have You Ever Thought

    that all you know only comes to you via the 5 weak human senses? That can be misguiding many times. Then your mind interprets the "data" gathered by those highly limited highly limiting 5 human senses, then you all "think" - (AND WHAT IS "THINKING...
    Thought1 Thought1 22-25 5 Responses Aug 20, 2009

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    Tell a wise person, or else keep silent,

    because the mass people will mock it right away.
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F Jun 18

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    The famous Philosopher Diogenese was

    once approached by a student that said; let me explain why motion does not exist, where as Diogenese got up and walked away. Food for thought me thinks
    Starjammer Starjammer 41-45, M Mar 25, 2014

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    I resumed joining the prayer meeting. When I was just starting to share something about my life's journey with Jesus, and I was only into my second sentence...as I looked around...
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    Aequam memento rebus in arduis servare mentem. "Remember when life's paths are steep, to keep your mind even" ~Horas
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    One of my pet peeves is adults who abuse their wisdom and intelligence and make young adults, like myself, feel as though they're not as intellectually capable as an adult...
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    Ancient Wisdom, Modern World: Ethics for a New Millennium by Dalai Lama XIV It is more about spiritual than religious parts of life, we need the wisdom and live it in our lives
    MerryMarionC MerryMarionC 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    It would be nice. Many people who think they're wise and full of wisdom are really just full of ****.
    usernameinneed usernameinneed 26-30, M Jul 17

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    Her job description is to visit the office every week. I never really took notice of this girl. I remember her as plain looking, not engaging. But this morning, I couldn't help but...
    stiltcourt stiltcourt 41-45, F 4 Responses Jul 15

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    This was removed..putting it back.A moment this man had;a moment you see…Written in this moment is much mystery…This moment in time;I buried a part of me…I...
    nocool nocool 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 14

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    You can go through the uncertainty when you understand how it works in you life. It makes you wiser to walk.
    elinacynthia elinacynthia 22-25, F Jul 12

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    I love Blogthings, my second favorite survey site, and continue to be amazed at how accurate these fun results are of me. Here are things said of me in the results just from today...
    loveismyfriend loveismyfriend 36-40, F Jul 11

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    An old Cherokee told his grandson, "My son, there is a battle between two wolves inside us all. One is EVIL. It is anger, jealousy, resentment, greed, inferiority, lies, and ego...
    CurvesandClass CurvesandClass 41-45, F 4 Responses Jul 11

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    Finlo Finlo 22-25, M Jul 9

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    a wise man once said: I have seen that in any great undertaking it is not enough for a man to depend simply upon himself.....
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    I want to try to be more humble. Humility scriptures: Who is wise and understanding among you? Let them show it by their good life, by deeds done in the humility that comes from...
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    First lengthy comment on hony. I feel people are going to judge or laugh at me for having an opinion because i am a nobody in life which might overshadow my wisdom. Even my family...
    Bllahblah Bllahblah 22-25, M 2 Responses Jul 7

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    I applied my heart to know wisdom, and to know madness and folly. I perceive that this also was a chasing at the wind. For in much wisdom, is much grief. And he that increaseth...
    GinoTyler91 GinoTyler91 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 6

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    This is just depressing.... But I suppose it can be true
    Icrossmyheart Icrossmyheart 13-15, F Jul 6

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    "Love is the realisation that it isn't all about you. That when you give your heart away, you entrust your soul, your very existence to the person you love. When you find that one...
    Shelbyfun Shelbyfun 51-55 2 Responses Jul 5

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