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One must learn by doing the thing.
For though you think you know it,
you have no certainty until you try.

Sophocles (BC 495-406, Greek Tragic Poet)

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Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day.
Teach him how to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.

Lao-Tzu (BC 600-?, Chinese philosopher, founder of Taoism)

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