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20:48 Oct 1, 2001
English to Chinese translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: wisdom over intelligence

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5 +1智勝於敏
Xiaoping Fu
Marta Argat



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as I've understood, that means that one appeals to the great wisdom, not simply common sence?

Marta Argat
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This phrase means that 'winsdom' is a higher quality than intelligence. 'Winsdom' is profound and comprehensive grasp of the world and life in their overall meanings, while intelligence refers mainly to the abilities of knowing concret things.

Xiaoping Fu
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