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" 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 17
by Young people - 1877
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Scientifically Speaking: A Dictionary of Quotations, Second Edition

C.C. Gaither, Alma E Cavazos-Gaither - Science - 2000 - 482 pages
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Little Gems of Wisdom: Advice from Grandpa

J. D. Kroft - Reference - 2000 - 308 pages
...destroyed. ' —Proverbs 13:20 Adversity makes a man wise, not rich, —lohn Ray Knowledge dwells in the heads replete with thoughts of other men; wisdom in minds attentive to their own. —William Cowper Wisdom comes by disillusionment. —George SawtapHa Speed is good when wisdom leads...
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On Doctoring: New, Revised and Expanded Third Edition

Richard Reynolds, John Stone - Medical - 2001 - 416 pages
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On Doctoring: New, Revised and Expanded Third Edition

Richard Reynolds, John Stone - Medical - 2001 - 416 pages
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Osler's "a Way of Life" and Other Addresses, with Commentary and Annotations

Sir William Osler - Medical - 2001 - 378 pages
...(1784), book 6, “The Winter Walk at Noon,” lines 89—97. Osler omitted the following four lines: Knowledge, a rude unprofitable mass, The mere materials with which wisdom builds, Till smooth'd and squar'd and fitted to its place, Does but encumber whom it seems t' enrich. 79. Heraclitus...
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St. Martin's Anthologies of English Literature: Volume 3, Restoration and ...

Ian McGowan - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1990 - 584 pages
...books. Knowledge and wisdom, far from being one, Have oft-times no connection. Knowledge dwells 90 In heads replete with thoughts of other men; Wisdom in...Till smoothed and squared and fitted to its place, 95 Does but encumber whom it seems t' enrich. Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much; Wisdom...
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Civilization's Quotations: Life's Ideal

Richard Alan Krieger - Electronic books - 2007 - 344 pages
..."Lighten grief with hopes of a brighter morrow; temper joy, in fear of a change of fortune." — Horace "Knowledge is proud that it has learned so much; Wisdom is humble that it knows no more." — William Cowper "There are some people who live in a dream world, and there are some who face reality;...
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Civilization's Quotations: Life's Ideal

Richard Alan Krieger - Electronic books - 2007 - 344 pages
..."Lighten grief with hopes of a brighter morrow; temper joy, in fear of a change of fortune." — Horace "Knowledge is proud that it has learned so much; Wisdom is humble that it knows no more." — William Cowper "There are some people who live in a dream world, and there are some who face reality;...
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Civilization's Quotations: Life's Ideal

Richard Alan Krieger - Electronic books - 2007 - 344 pages
..."Lighten grief with hopes of a brighter morrow; temper joy, in fear of a change of fortune." — Horace "Knowledge is proud that it has learned so much; Wisdom is humble that it knows no more." — William Cowper "There are some people who live in a dream world, and there are some who face reality;...
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Residents‚ Teaching Skills

Janine Edward, PhD, Joan A. Friedland, Robert Bing-You - Medical - 2002 - 254 pages
...Cowper: Knowledge and wisdom, far from being one, Have oft-times no connexion. Knowledge dwells In heads replete with thoughts of other men; Wisdom in minds attentive to their own. Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much; Wisdom is humble that he knows no more. them both by support...
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