Born To Be Wise

“Owls are wise. They are careful and patient. Wisdom precludes boldness. That is why owls make poor heroes.” 

—Patrick Rothfuss

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what was the wisest thing you have ever been told (by an owl or otherwise)?


    1. Thank you Subrata. I appreciate your kind comment and hope you are keeping well

    1. Interesting! I had not thought of snakes as wise before. Thank you for sharing!

  1. The Great Horned Owl told me that he’s proud that he can crush the spine of a fox, and leave it alive in a tree to eat later. I asked if that was a wise decision and he said that morality is irrelevant to apex predators, but he’s proud to have generated a lot of mythological fun. He doesn’t mind posing for pictures and pots. He told me he’s the greatest bird ever and he’s willing to sign a waiver for a magazine cover in exchange for a fresh fox which he’s says are not so clever and can’t even reach Aesop’s grapes.

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