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Thought for the Day: A Wise Man is Superior to Any Insults

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Thought for the Day: A Wise Man is Superior to Any Insults

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    A wise man is superior to any insults which can be put upon him, and the best reply to unseemly behavior is patience and moderation. By Moliere

    Wisdom has a close relationship with sight-related words: foresight, insight, hindsight, reflection, enlightenment, visionary, etc. The wise person is able to see beyond the small issues and find a larger perspective; that is why they are so fascinating and useful. Telling your problems to a wise person will result in a solution that you might have not been able to think of, because you are too concerned with your own problems (which, in the scheme of things, are small).

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