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Epictetus

“He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.” –Epictetus, Greek Stoic philosopher, born 55 AD Advertisements

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Bruce Lee

“A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.” –Bruce Lee, martial artist and film director, born November 27th, 1940 Happy Birthday!!

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Charles Caleb Colton

“Silence is foolish if we are wise, but wise if we are foolish.” –Charles Caleb Colton, cleric and writer, born c. 1780

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Plutarch

“To make no mistakes is not in the power of man; but from their errors and mistakes the wise and good learn wisdom for the future.” –Plutarch, Greek philosopher, born 46 AD/p>

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William Blake

“A fool sees not the same tree that a wise man sees.” –William Blake, poet, November 28th, 1757 Happy Birthday!!

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William Blake

“The fool who persists in his folly will become wise.” – William Blake, poet, November 28th, 1757 – August 12th, 1827

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H. G. Wells

“Affliction comes to us, not to make us sad but sober; not to make us sorry but wise.” – H. G. Wells, author, September 21st, 1866 – August 13th, 1946

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