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Old 08-21-2008, 04:26 PM   #28
Ellis
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Ehh... Jose Saramago said in the opening line of his Nobel lecture that the wisest man he ever knew couldn't read or write.

I guess it's a question of wisdom versus knowledge: I like them both equally, although a wise and knowledgeable person is ideal, like some grizzly guy that lives in isolation reading books all day.
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