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Posted: 9/15/2004 10:42:15 PM EDT
I see plenty of intelligent people around, but wise people seem to be quite scarce.
Link Posted: 9/15/2004 10:45:35 PM EDT
Do they know the difference???
Link Posted: 9/15/2004 10:48:06 PM EDT
Get both!


Seriously, I would hope for a good balance of both. Unfortunately, cold, hard facts and figures come through this medium much more readily than wisdom, experience, etc. I've seen reference material cut-&-paste win the day here far too often...
Link Posted: 9/15/2004 11:04:24 PM EDT
Link Posted: 9/15/2004 11:08:44 PM EDT
wisdom
ive seen alot of morons with soppused high iq's
Link Posted: 9/15/2004 11:10:17 PM EDT

Proverbs 4-[7] Wisdom is the principal thing; therefore get wisdom: and with all thy getting get understanding.
Link Posted: 9/15/2004 11:12:37 PM EDT

Originally Posted By cyrax777:
wisdom
ive seen alot of morons with soppused high iq's



More importantly they are lacking common sense. Just look at Germany during the 30's, a bunch of people with very high IQ's, but no common sense at all.
Link Posted: 9/15/2004 11:13:09 PM EDT
What !!!

No Pie
Link Posted: 9/15/2004 11:25:10 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/15/2004 11:26:17 PM EDT by Skammy]

Originally Posted By cyrax777:
wisdom
ive seen alot of morons with soppused high iq's



Ya.
Intelligence is nothing without creativity and talent,.. for the most part IMHO

and im damn tired of people thinking that because someone can retain alot of information that they are smart.... thats just a good memory..
Link Posted: 9/15/2004 11:27:19 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/15/2004 11:28:19 PM EDT by R-32]
Nice tit's, A tight ass, and a flat spot on the back of her head to hold my beer! Wisdom..
Link Posted: 9/15/2004 11:27:59 PM EDT

Originally Posted By R-32:
Nice tit's, A tight ass, and a flat spot on the back of her head to hold my beer!



Eh?
Link Posted: 9/15/2004 11:28:16 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/15/2004 11:31:16 PM EDT by brasspile]
Link Posted: 9/15/2004 11:28:49 PM EDT

Originally Posted By brasspile:
Daisy Duke.



Wha?
Link Posted: 9/15/2004 11:37:59 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/15/2004 11:38:22 PM EDT by HKgnnr]
Stuff it in her pics and post pooper!!!!

If by wisdom one might consider 'street smarts' - seeing less and less of it - We should now refer to them as 'pretty'

Would consider a healthy balance of both - my wife for example, veterinary technician with a CCW.
Link Posted: 9/16/2004 7:07:18 AM EDT

Originally Posted By cyrax777:
wisdom
ive seen alot of morons with soppused high iq's



But I bet they could spell.
Link Posted: 9/16/2004 7:08:58 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/16/2004 7:18:39 AM EDT by sgtar15]

Originally Posted By spork:
I see plenty of intelligent people around, but wise people seem to be quite scarce.




What do you know?


Without intelligence you might not be smart enough to live till you gain wisdom.

Sgatr15
Link Posted: 9/16/2004 7:17:14 AM EDT
Which was Forest Gump ?
Link Posted: 9/16/2004 7:23:22 AM EDT
Bo-fem...I like bo-fem.

Get bof.
Link Posted: 9/16/2004 7:25:40 AM EDT
How are you defining the two terms - and do you consider them mutually exclusive?

Link Posted: 9/16/2004 7:30:44 AM EDT
Link Posted: 9/16/2004 7:52:03 AM EDT
I know alot but I still dont know shit. I think that little tid bit of wisdom has helped me
Link Posted: 9/16/2004 8:00:56 AM EDT
If you have intelligence you can gain wisdom.
Link Posted: 9/16/2004 8:06:49 AM EDT
To quote from an old Dungeons and Dragons manual (I AM a child of the 80's!)...

You step outside and get wet.

Your intelligence tell you it's raining.

You wisdom tells you to get back inside and dry off before you catch a cold.
(Yeah, I know, colds aren't caused that way....)


Intelligence concerns itself with conclusions.
Wisdom concerns itself with consequences.
Link Posted: 9/16/2004 8:11:40 AM EDT
As I grow older, I am not getting any smarter, but am proud to say I think I am getting wiser.

The frustrating part is trying to share this wisdom with the younger folks. They are not listening.
Link Posted: 9/16/2004 8:19:17 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/16/2004 8:20:38 AM EDT by RAMBOSKY]
My feelings..................you are born with a certain degree of intelligence but.....................wisdom takes time to develope.

For me.........I'll gust be happy with good old common sense.
Link Posted: 9/16/2004 8:21:27 AM EDT
Wisdom is like fighting ability...

Everyone thinks they are born with it...but few possess it.
Link Posted: 9/16/2004 9:16:56 AM EDT
Gotta know what you're talking about though.

Wisdom comes through intellegence. You can't be ignorant and wise.
Link Posted: 9/16/2004 9:32:19 AM EDT
Wisdom and attitude are the main ingredients to a successful life.

Not intelligence.

Link Posted: 9/16/2004 9:34:54 AM EDT
I like pie
Link Posted: 9/16/2004 9:42:24 AM EDT
one can be intelligent without being wise but one cannot be wise without intelligence...
Link Posted: 9/16/2004 9:45:26 AM EDT
Personally I prefer dumb luck.
Link Posted: 9/16/2004 9:46:02 AM EDT
definitely an ass man, though nice big firm round tittays do catch my eye
Link Posted: 9/16/2004 9:50:47 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/17/2004 4:49:26 AM EDT by AR_Rifle]
Intelligent scares me....

Too much Intelligence = nuts. Yep, I have seen it.

What his name?...Dr. Krazinsky aka the Una Bomber?...He is a very intelligent guy, professor at Stanford and all but he is a loner and a nuts!


Edited to say: In the old days...We called them nerds. And nerds do no have social life, they are mostly loners with bad attitudes.


Link Posted: 9/16/2004 9:52:19 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/16/2004 9:52:39 AM EDT by archer2]
Wisdom always wins...........Ever know an educated idiot????????

archer2
Link Posted: 9/16/2004 9:55:57 AM EDT
I would rather just be happy.

I know what I know and I know I dont know shit.
Link Posted: 9/16/2004 10:01:39 AM EDT

Originally Posted By cyrax777:
wisdom
ive seen alot of morons with soppused high iq's



I agree 100%!
Link Posted: 9/16/2004 10:09:46 AM EDT

Originally Posted By cyanide:
Which was Forest Gump ?



Ignorant bliss and blessed
Link Posted: 9/16/2004 10:12:01 AM EDT
There is a big difference between intelligent and smart...
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