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He That Knows/Doesn't Know

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He that doesn't know and doesn't know that he doesn't know is a fool, shun him.

He that doesn't know but knows that he doesn't know is simple, teach him.

He that knows but doesn't know that he knows is asleep, wake him.

He that knows and knows that he knows is wise, follow him.


User Comments:
Johnie - Mar 8, 2014 01:08:37 — I read this on a poster about 40 years ago and memorized it as good to know. Thanks!
KALU - Oct 29, 2015 01:00:56 — FOOD FOR THOUGHT !!!
Dan - Sep 1, 2016 02:03:02 — My correction of your version would be to substitute "who" for "that" and ";" for "," He who doesn't know and doesn't know that he doesn't know is a fool; shun him. He who doesn't know but knows that he doesn't know is simple; teach him. He who knows  ...more
Jonas - Sep 1, 2016 08:54:18 — I agree with you, Dan.  I'm guessing the origin is Chinese, so I posted it as I received it.  But your suggestions make sense.  Thanks for your feedback!
Rhodie Martin - Sep 25, 2016 10:09:01 — AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAyyyyyyyy Lmao
Homa Tanin - Feb 3, 2017 03:19:35 — knowledge is a vast ocean. As much as you learn it seems like a drop of that ocean for wise people. So, the person you know that he knows, but he denies that he knows is more awake then you.

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