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He does not speak in the presence of one wiser than himself.
He does not interrupt when a colleague speaks.
He does not rush out with a rejoinder.
He asks questions that are relevant and gives answers that are logical.
He deals with first things first and last things last.
He readily admits when he does not know about a matter.
He acknowledges the truth.
Where ignorance is bliss,
'Tis folly to be wise.
(Thomas Gray : 1716-1771)
From ignorance our comfort flows.
The only wretched are the wise.
(Matthew Prior : 1664-1721)
Be wiser than other people if you can.
But do not tell them so.
(Chesterfield : 1694-18773)