We think we have gained tremendous wisdom, but… This is wisdom, no? About the same time we think we have gained tremendous wisdom, a massive test is put in front of us – one that has us question our convictions in such a way as to have us begin to doubt them. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.