Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Maxim 25

Sa di 1210 (Shiraz) – 1291 (Shiraz)



Who acquires science and does not practise it, resembles him who possesses an ox but does not use him to plough or to sow seed.

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Submitted on May 13, 2011

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