Wisdom and Ignorance
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A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it, is committing another mistake.
If we are the only intelligent life in the universe, at least there's a finite number of idiots.
We find comfort among those who agree with us; growth among those who don't.
Ever notice that "what the hell" is always the right decision?
A good listener is not only popular everywhere, but after a while he gets to know something.
A fellow who is always declaring he's no fool usually has his suspicions.
I am a Bear of Very Little Brain, and long words bother me.
An age is called Dark not because the light fails to shine, but because people refuse to see it.
Any man who afflicts the human race with ideas must be prepared to see them misunderstood.
The human mind treats a new idea the way the body treats a strange protein -- it rejects it.
She had a pretty gift for quotation, which is a serviceable substitute for wit.
If I don't know I don't know, I think I know. If I don't know I know, I think I don't know.