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Wise men talk because they have something to say fools talk because they have to say something.
– Saul Bellow
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Wise men talk because they have something to say fools, because they have to say something.
– Plato
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Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools, because they have to say something.
– Plato
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Wise men, when in doubt whether to speak or to keep quiet, give themselves the benefit of the doubt, and remain silent.
– Napolean Hill
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Wise sayings often fall on barren ground, but a kind word is never thrown away.
– Sir Arthur Helps
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Wise sayings often fall on barren ground; but a kind word is never thrown away.
– Sir Arthur Helps
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Wise words are like seeds. The more you scatter them, the more they will grow into infinite gardens of knowledge.
– Suzy Kassem
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Wish for the happiness of your enemies, for if they are happy, they are your enemy no more.
– Bryant McGill
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Wish not so much to live long as to live well.
– Benjamin Franklin
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Wishing and trying to be like someone else, is like attempting to live someone else's life. Oh! yes, whenever you copy or imitate anyone right here or out there, you are indirectly and unknowingly devaluing yourself and limiting your God-given potential or talents. In case you don't know. Every human was created or made differently and never collectively. And that infers, each and everyone of us is unique and wonderfully made by almighty God. Yes! you heard me right and so says the scripture in (PSALMS 139 : 14). Now, that signifies truly you are peculiar. And for that reason, you shouldn't wish and try to be like someone else. Moreover, if you dare to be and remain your own self in all you do. Believe you me, you will surely and eventually achieve what has never been achieved by anybody before. Above all, you will end up making a remarkable difference in this world. You can take my words for it.
– Emeasoba George
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Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is slow-ripening fruit.
– Aristotle
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Wit and wisdom differ. Wit is upon the sudden turn, wisdom is in bringing about ends.
– John Selden
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Wit is brushwood; judgment timber; the one gives the greatest flame, and the other yields the most durable heat; and both meeting make the best fire.
– Overlung
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Wit is educated insolence.
– Aristotle
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Wit is so shining a quality that everybody admires it most people aim at it, all people fear it, and few love it unless in themselves.
– Lord Chesterfield
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Wit is so shining a quality that everybody admires it; most people aim at it, all people fear it, and few love it unless in themselves.
– Lord Chesterfield, letter to his godson, December 18, 1765
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Wit is the lowest form of humor.
– Alexander Pope
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Wit is the only wall between us and the dark.
– Mark van Doren
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Wit lies in recognizing the resemblance among things which differ and the difference between things which are alike.
– Anne Louise Germaine de Staël
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Wit makes its own welcome and levels all distinctions.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Wit makes its own welcome, and levels all distinctions. No dignity, no learning, no force of character, can make any stand against good wit.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Wit ought to be a glorious treat like caviar; never spread it about like marmalade.
– Noël Coward
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Wit ought to be a glorious treat, like caviar. Never spread it about like marmalade.
– Noel Coward
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With a gentleman I am always a gentleman and a half, and with a fraud I try to be a fraud and a half.
– Otto von Bismarck
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With a good heart, you can win many battles!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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