“Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power. If you realize that you have enough, you are truly rich" ~Laozi, Tao Te Ching
Mencken - The aim of public education is not to spread enlightenment at all: it is simply to reduce as many individuals as possible to the same safe level, to breed a standard citizenry, to put down dissent and originality.
7 Traits of The Wise One (And Why this Archetype is Essential) Better Novel Project Harry Potter, Twilight, and The Hunger Games all use the classic character archetype of "The Sage." Check out these 7 common traits.