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" Knowledge and wisdom, far from being one, Have ofttimes no connection. Knowledge dwells In heads replete with thoughts of other men, Wisdom in minds attentive to their own. "
The Broad Stone of Honour Or the True Sense and Practice of Chivalry: Tancredus - Page 198
by Kenelm Henry Digby - 1846 - 394 pages
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The church scholar's reading-book, selected from the Saturday magazine

Saturday magazine - 1840
...faculty. — SHARON TunHEU. KNOWLEDGE and wisdom, far from being one, Have 'oftentimes no connexion. Knowledge dwells In heads replete with thoughts of..."Wisdom in minds attentive to their own ; Knowledge, a rude _ unprofitable mass, The mere materials with which Wisdom builds, Till smoothed, and squared,aud...
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The National Preacher, Volumes 15-16

Religion - 1841
...poet very justly observes : " Knowledge and wi»dom, far from being one, Have oft limes no connection. Knowledge dwells in heads replete With thoughts of other men — wisdom , In minds attentiTe to their awn." It sometimes happens, that when a youth is elevated by circumstances somewhat...
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Ephraim Holding's homely hints to Sunday school teachers

Ephraim HOLDING (pseud. [i.e. George Mogridge.]), George Mogridge - 1843
...very deficient in wisdom. " Knowledge and wisdom, far from being one, Have oft-times no connexion. Knowledge dwells In heads replete with thoughts of...Wisdom in minds attentive to their own. Knowledge, a rude unprofitable mass, The mere materials with which wisdom builds, Till smoothed and squared, and...
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The Honey Bee: Its Natural History, Physiology, and Management

Edward Bevan - Bee culture - 1843 - 119 pages
...confined himself to man only. " Knowledge and wisdom, far from being one, Have ofltimes no connection. Knowledge dwells In heads replete with thoughts of...other men, Wisdom in minds attentive to their own." It will, I think, be evident to my readers, from the general tenor of this chapter, that though I make...
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The London and Paris ladies' magazine of fashion, ed. by mrs. Edward Thomas

Jane Thomas (née Pinhorn) - 1854
...heart, Feeding its flame. " I'LL be round this way in a minute," as the secondhand said to the pendulum. Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much ; wisdom is humble that he knows no more. A youth witii a turn for figures, had five eggs to boil, and being told to give them three minutes...
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Cyclopædia of English literature, Volume 2

Robert Chambers - 1844
...wiser grow without his books. Knowledge and wisdom, far from being one, Have ofttimes no connexion. U a rude unprofitable mass, The mere materials with which wisdom builds, Till smoothed and squared and...
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Ephraim Holding's Homely Hints Chiefly Addressed to Sunday School Teachers

Old Humphrey - Christian life - 1844 - 241 pages
...very deficient in wisdom. " Knowledge and wisdom, far from being one, Have oft-times no connexion. Knowledge dwells In heads replete with thoughts of...Wisdom in minds attentive to their own. Knowledge, a rude unprofitable mass, The mere materials with which wisdom builds, Till smoothed and squared, and...
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Annual Meeting: Proceedings, Constitution, List of Active Members, and Addresses

American Institute of Instruction - 1841
...facts ; otherwise knowledge is not wisdom. . > " These, far from being one, Have ofttimes no connexion. Knowledge dwells, In heads replete with thoughts of...Wisdom in minds attentive to their own. Knowledge — a rude unprofitable mass, The mere materials with which wisdom builds, Till smoothed and squared...
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Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1844
...wiser grow without his books. Knowledge and wisdom, far from being one, Have ofttimes no connexion. Knowledge dwells In heads replete with thoughts of...Wisdom in minds attentive to their own. Knowledge, a rude unprofitable mass, The mere materials with which wisdom builds, Till smoothed and squared and...
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The Social History of Great Britain During the Reigns of the ..., Volume 2

William Goodman - Great Britain - 1844
...help but lead to good, and although they may occasionally bring forth some ebullitions of vanity for " Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much ; Wisdom is humble, that he knows no more." Yet age and experience will correct this. In the dying words of La Place, " what we know is...
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