heads replete with thoughts of other men ; Wisdom, in minds attentive to their own. Knowledge, a rude unprofitable mass, The mere materials with which Wisdom builds, Till smoothed, and squared, and fitted to its place, Does but encumber whom it seems... The Juvenile instructor and companion - Page 17by Young people - 1877Full view
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New Jersey Historical Society - New Jersey - 1869
...Knowledge and wisdom, far from being one, Have oft-times no connection : knowledge dwells In hearts replete with thoughts of other men ; Wisdom, in minds attentive to their own. Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much ; Wisdom is bumble that he knows no more. Books, are not seldom,...
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