“Mendicants, these four people are found in the world. What four?
- One who speaks on topic, but not fluently.
- One who speaks fluently, but not on topic.
- One who speaks on topic and fluently.
- One who speaks neither on topic nor fluently.
These are the four people found in the world.”
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