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The man of few words and settled mind is wise; therefore, even a fool is thought to be wise when he is silent. It pays him to keep his mouth shut.

Proverbs 17: 27,28 (The Living Bible)

It is very interesting to note how some people can’t ever stop talking. They go on and on about endless subjects, without ever saying anything of substance. You can know a lot about a person by observing and listening to what comes out of their mouth. What is in your heart, comes out your mouth. There are many fools that believe they know everything, when in reality, they know absolutely nothing on many subjects.

It seems to me that we can learn from reading and observing things from other people. We do not need to broadcast to the world everything we know. A person with a quiet spirit usually has wisdom to go along with great knowledge. I believe we should be life long learners, teach others by sharing only when asked. Don’t ever force your knowledge and recommendations on another person. Let people get to know you first, and then they will discover your true beauty, in your quiet spirit and a┬áman or women of great wisdom.

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