The Ability to Understand supersedes the Ability to Acquire Knowledge

Knowledge is no longer the key to power; understanding is the key to power in today’s world because everybody has access to Google, the most powerful search engine in the modern world which means everybody has the power to gain knowledge.

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The ability to understand is a gift very few people acquire, and those who have it, normally call it common sense. As Josh Billings put it,

“Common sense is instinct, and enough of it is genius.”

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