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Robert Christy, comp.  Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages.  1887.
 
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A prudent question is one half of wisdom.  Bacon.  1
Hasty questions require slow answers.  Dutch.  2
He that makes a question where there is no doubt must make an answer where there is no reason.  3
He that nothing questioneth nothing learneth.  4
I wish to see face and back; i.e., both sides of the question.  Sfik or old Calabar, Africa.  5
It is not calling your neighbors names that settles a question.  Benjamin Disraeli.  6
Never answer a question until it is asked.  7
No question is settled until it is settled right.  New York Freeman’s Journal.  8
There are few questions that have not their answers.  German.  9
’Tis not every question that deserves an answer.  10
To a man full of questions make no answer at all.  Plato.  11
To question a wise man is the beginning of wisdom.  German.  12
Unsettled questions have no pity for the repose of nations.  Swiss.  13
 
 
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