'How do you know so much about everything?' was asked of a very wise and intelligent man; and the answer was 'By never being afraid or ashamed to ask questions as to anything of which I was ignorant.'









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John Abbott
(12.03.1821 - 30.10.1893)
  Statesman



Statesman

A statesman is usually a politician, diplomat or other notable public figure who has had a long and respected career at the national or international level.