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Can You Turn Experience Into Wisdom?

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Does a wise speaker talk down to you or talk over your head as they tell you all they know? Not likely.

A wise speaker does not come across as smarter than you.  The speaker reminds you, often in a new way, of what you already know.  Socrates’ wisdom came by claiming he was not wise; however, his questions showed great wisdom.  As a speaker, relieving your audience’s ignorance is best done by recalling your own confusion and sharing the questions ...

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