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I have always observed that to succeed in the world one should appear like a fool but be wise
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"I have always observed that to succeed in the world one should appear like a fool but be wise"

- Charles de Secondat

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This quote by Charles de Secondat is a pointer that in order to achieve success in life, one need to be able to balance the look of absurdity with wisdom. It is necessary to be able to appear silly in order to not be taken too seriously and to be able to blend in with the crowd. However, it is also crucial to be wise in order to have the ability to make the right choices and to be able to benefit from opportunities. This quote is a tip that in order to succeed, one need to have the ability to stabilize the two. It is important to be able to appear absurd in order to not be taken too seriously, but also to be smart in order to make the right decisions and take advantage of opportunities. By being able to stabilize the two, one can be successful on the planet.

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France Flag This quote is written / told by Charles de Secondat between January 18, 1689 and February 10, 1755. He/she was a famous Philosopher from France. The author also have 32 other quotes.

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