Knowledge Quotes

Samuel johnson - knowledge is of two kinds: we know a subject...
Learning is acquired by reading books but the much more necessary learning, the knowledge of the world, is only to be acquired by reading man, and studying all the various editions of them.
Philip Dormer Stanhope Chesterfield

If we value the pursuit of knowledge, we must be free to follow wherever that search may lead us. The free mind is no barking dog to be tethered on a 1 - Foot chain.
Theodor Wiesengrund Adorno
Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living the other helps you make a life.
Sandra Carey
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
Benjamin Franklin
We are here and it is now. Further than that, all human knowledge is moonshine.
Henry Louis Mencken

The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
Socrates
Mark rutherford - a true knowledge of ourselves is knowledge of our...
Play is the beginning of knowledge.
George Dorsey
Human reason has this peculiar fate that in one species of its knowledge it is burdened by questions which, as prescribed by the very nature of reason itself, it is not able to ignore, but which, as transcending all its powers, it is also not able to answer.
Immanuel Kant, CRITIQUE OF PURE REASON
There are in fact two things, science and opinion the former begets knowledge, the latter ignorance.
Hippocrates
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
John Locke
Accurate knowledge is the basis of correct opinions; the want of it makes the opinions of most people of little value.
Charles Simmons
Bodily exercise, when compulsory, does no harm to the body but knowledge which is acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.
Plato
It is better to sit alone than in company with the bad; and it is, better still to sit with the good than alone. It is better to speak to a seeker of knowledge than to remain silent; but silence is better than idle words.
Prophet Mohammed, Bukhari
The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance - It is the illusion of knowledge.
Daniel J. Boorstin
It was always said of him Scrooge that he knew how to keep Christmas well, if any man alive possessed the knowledge. May that be truly said of us, and all of us.
Charles Dickens
Western civilization, unfortunately, does not link knowledge and morality but rather, it connects knowledge and power and makes them equivalent.
Vine Deloria
Bertrand russell - the main things which seem to me important on...
All schools, all colleges have two great functions to confer, and to conceal valuable knowledge. - Notebook, 1908.
Mark Twain
There comes a time when for every addition of knowledge you forget something that you knew before. It is of the highest importance, therefore, not to have useless facts elbowing out the useful ones.
Conan Doyle
There are in fact two things, science and opinion; the former begets knowledge, the latter ignorance.
Hippocrates, Law
Consider your origin; you were not born to live like brutes, but to follow virtue and knowledge.
Dante Alighieri, The Divine Comedy
No one is without knowledge except him who asks no questions.
West African Saying
I ask you to look both ways. For the road to a knowledge of the stars leads through the atom and important knowledge of the atom has been reached through the stars.
Sir Arthur Eddington
All wish to possess knowledge, but few, comparatively speaking, are willing to pay the price.
Juvenal
Gradualness, gradualness, and gradualness. From the very beginning of your work, school yourself to severe gradualness in the accumulation of knowledge.
Ivon Petrovich Pavlov
Consider your origin you were not born to live like brutes, but to follow virtue and knowledge.
Dante Alighieri
We know accurately only when we know little with knowledge doubt increases.
Johann von Goethe
There is much pleasure to be gained from useless knowledge.
Bertrand Russell
Peace and blessings manifest with every lesson learned - And if your knowledge were your wealth then it would be well earned.
Erykah Badu, A line from the song "On & On".
Every great advance in natural knowledge has involved the absolute rejection of authority.
Thomas H. Huxley
Knowledge is power. Knowledge shared is power multiplied.
Robert Noyce, Article, interview in a magazine
We are drowning in information and starved for knowledge.
Unknown
In a general way, we try to anticipate some of your questions so that I can respond no comment with some degree of knowledge.
William Bake
Science knows no country, because knowledge belongs to humanity, and is the torch which illuminates the world.
Louis Pasteu
There comes that mysterious meeting in life when someone acknowledges who we are and what we can be, igniting the circuits of our highest potential.
Rusty Berkus
Only an alert and knowledgeable citizenry can complel the proper meshing of the huge industrial and military machinery of defense with our peaceful methods and goals, so that security and liberty may prosper together.
Dwight D Eisenhowe
I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
Albert Einstein