China the Beautiful


Ph.D. Selling a Donkey

顏氏家訓

鄴 下 諺 云 :

『 博 士 買 驢 , 書 券 三 紙 , 未 有 驢 字 . 』

顏氏家訓 - Yan's Motto - Sui Dynasty
Vol.3, chap. 8

What is the moral of this story?
Men and women with Ph.D. degrees are learned persons with well-deserved reputations. However, it does not necessarily mean that they are the best persons for all tasks.

Get to the point! Don't be long-winded.
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