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Knowledge Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Knowledge

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Intuition does not in itself amount to knowledge, yet cannot be disregarded by philosophers and psychologists.
~By Corliss Lamont ~


The acknowledged legislators of the world take the world as given. They dislike mysteries, for mysteries cannot be coded, or legislated, and wonder cannot be made into law. And so these legislators police the accepted frontiers of things.
~By Ben Okri ~


Knowledge is like money: to be of value it must circulate, and in circulating it can increase in quantity and, hopefully, in value.
~By Louis L'Amour ~


Exclusively oral cultures are unencumbered by dead knowledge, dead facts. Libraries, on the other hand, are full of them.
~By Huston Smith ~


At any rate, girls are differently situated. Having no need of deep scientific knowledge, their education is confined more to the ordinary things of the world, the study of the fine arts, and of the manners and dispositions of people.
~By William John Wills ~


The intellectual takes as a starting point his self and relates the world to his own sensibilities; the scientist accepts an existing field of knowledge and seeks to map out the unexplored terrain.
~By Daniel Bell ~


When a doctor does go wrong he is the first of criminals. He has nerve and he has knowledge.
~By Arthur Conan Doyle ~


Human knowledge has been changing from the word go and people in certain respects behave more rationally than they did when they didn't have it. They spend less time doing rain dances and more time seeding clouds.
~By Herbert Simon ~


For our vanity is such that we hold our own characters immutable, and we are slow to acknowledge that they have changed, even for the better.
~By E. M. Forster ~


The Greeks possessed a knowledge of human nature we seem hardly able to attain to without passing through the strengthening hibernation of a new barbarism.
~By Georg C. Lichtenberg ~


If the education of our kids comes from radio, television, newspapers - if that's where they get most of their knowledge from, and not from the schools, then the powers that be are definitely in charge, because they own all those outlets.
~By Maynard James Keenan ~


Scientific discovery and scientific knowledge have been achieved only by those who have gone in pursuit of it without any practical purpose whatsoever in view.
~By Max Planck ~


It's hard for women to talk about these things, and for the doctors to really talk about it too, and to even have the knowledge of what's going on. That's why I'm doing this and urging women to speak out and talk to their doctors frankly.
~By Cybill Shepherd ~


A man of knowledge chooses a path with a heart and follows it and then he looks and rejoices and laughs and then he sees and knows.
~By Carlos Castenada ~


Knowledge is the life of the mind.
~By Abu Bakr ~


For whatever be the knowledge which we are able to obtain of God, either by perception or reflection, we must of necessity believe that He is by many degrees far better than what we perceive Him to be.
~By Origen ~


My practicality consists in this, in the knowledge that if you beat your head against the wall it is your head which breaks and not the wall - that is my strength, my only strength.
~By Antonio Gramsci ~


Any committee is only as good as the most knowledgeable, determined and vigorous person on it. There must be somebody who provides the flame.
~By Lady Bird Johnson ~


If you want to know the taste of a pear, you must change the pear by eating it yourself. If you want to know the theory and methods of revolution, you must take part in revolution. All genuine knowledge originates in direct experience.
~By Mao Zedong ~


Melville brought to the task a sound knowledge of actual whaling, much curious learning in the literature of the subject, and, above all, an imagination which worked with great power upon the facts of his own experience.
~By Carl Clinton Van Doren ~


Wonder, connected with a principle of rational curiosity, is the source of all knowledge and discover, and it is a principle even of piety; but wonder which ends in wonder, and is satisfied with wonder, is the quality of an idiot.
~By Samuel Horsley ~


Knowledge is not a passion from without the mind, but an active exertion of the inward strength, vigor and power of the mind, displaying itself from within.
~By Ralph Cudworth ~


Listen to any musical phrase or rhythm, and grasp it as a whole, and you thereupon have present in you the image, so to speak, of the divine knowledge of the temporal order.
~By Josiah Royce ~


Bobby Fischer has an enormous knowledge of chess and his familiarity with the chess literature of the USSR is immense.
~By Boris Spassky ~


Every person seems to acknowledge his greatness. He blends together the profound politician with the scholar.
~By William Pierce ~


I think it will be found that experience, the true source and foundation of all knowledge, invariably confirms its truth.
~By Thomas Malthus ~


Whole areas of knowledge and information have been defined into nonexistence because the system cannot know, understand, control, or measure them.
~By Anne Wilson Schaef ~


He who will be just, must be forc'd to acknowledge, that neither Sex are always in the right.
~By Mary Astell ~


And most importantly perhaps, children can learn about their rights, share their knowledge with the children of other nations, identify problems with them and establish how they might work together to address them.
~By Carol Bellamy ~


I'm a very passionate believer in the unity of knowledge. There is one world of reality - one world of our experience that we're seeking to describe.
~By John Polkinghorne ~


Anyone who thinks that the vice-president can take a position independent of the president of his administration simply has no knowledge of politics or government. You are his choice in a political marriage, and he expects your absolute loyalty.
~By Hubert H. Humphrey ~


Your aim will be knowledge and wisdom, not the reflected glamour of fame.
~By Abbott L. Lowell ~


Every branch of human knowledge, if traced up to its source and final principles, vanishes into mystery.
~By Arthur Machen ~


I was asked three times directly in the hearing before the board of the judiciary whether or not I would continue to acknowledge God if I were to resume my position as chief justice. And I said I would.
~By Roy Moore ~


Information is not knowledge.
~By Albert Einstein ~


The most important quality in a leader is that of being acknowledged as such. All leaders whose fitness is questioned are clearly lacking in force.
~By Andre Maurois ~


What we want is to see the child in pursuit of knowledge, and not knowledge in pursuit of the child.
~By George Bernard Shaw ~


It may, however, be said that the level of experience to which concepts are inapplicable cannot yield any knowledge of a universal character, for concepts alone are capable of being socialized.
~By Muhammed Iqbal ~


Tonight I should like to thank all those who have shared my work and to acknowledge the debt that I owe to my wife whose encouragement to put research before all other things has been a great strength to me.
~By George Porter ~


Such is the nature of men, that howsoever they may acknowledge many others to be more witty, or more eloquent, or more learned; yet they will hardly believe there be many so wise as themselves.
~By Thomas Hobbes ~


Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
~By Confucius ~


The secular world is more spiritual than it thinks, just as the ecclesiastical world is more materialist than it cares to acknowledge.
~By Lionel Blue ~


Everything has been said yet few have taken advantage of it. Since all our knowledge is essentially banal, it can only be of value to minds that are not.
~By Raoul Vaneigem ~


The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
~By Chanakya ~


Music is at once the product of feeling and knowledge, for it requires from its disciples, composers and performers alike, not only talent and enthusiasm, but also that knowledge and perception which are the result of protracted study and reflection.
~By Alban Berg ~


The knowledge that makes us cherish innocence makes innocence unattainable.
~By Irving Howe ~


There is no stopping the world's tendency to throw off imposed restraints, the religious authority that is based on the ignorance of the many, the political authority that is based on the knowledge of the few.
~By Van Wyck Brooks ~


Now all the knowledge and wisdom that is in creatures, whether angels or men, is nothing else but a participation of that one eternal, immutable and increased wisdom of God.
~By Ralph Cudworth ~


We are here and it is now. Further than that, all human knowledge is moonshine.
~By H. L. Mencken ~


In a battle all you need to make you fight is a little hot blood and the knowledge that it's more dangerous to lose than to win.
~By George Bernard Shaw ~


The best thing that can come with success is the knowledge that it is nothing to long for.
~By Liv Ullmann ~


The profession of film director can and should be such a high and precious one; that no man aspiring to it can disregard any knowledge that will make him a better film director or human being.
~By Sergei Eisenstein ~


Einstein's results again turned the tables and now very few philosophers or scientists still think that scientific knowledge is, or can be, proven knowledge.
~By Imre Lakatos ~


Perhaps the prevalence of pedantry may be largely accounted for by the common error of thinking that, because useful knowledge should be remembered, any kind of knowledge that is at all worth learning should be remembered too.
~By Albert J. Nock ~


As this body of knowledge has evolved, a much more critical job for researchers and scientists has evolved into explaining and educating policy makers and the public to the risks of global warming and the possible consequences of action or of no action.
~By John Olver ~


A fact must be assimilated with, or discriminated fromm, some other fact or facts, in order to be raised to the dignity of a truth, and made to convey the least knowledge to the mind.
~By Henry Mayhew ~


They taught us because they wanted to pass the knowledge on and educate young musicians. It was not because they had to teach because they failed as musicians. There is a huge difference in the reasons why someone is teaching and what they can offer and what they cannot offer.
~By Miroslav Vitous ~


The physical characteristics of the child Jesus will always remain a point of discussion. No artist has ever produced a type, nor ever will, that has in it all that the varying minds of all time will acknowledge as complete.
~By Henry Ossawa Tanner ~


A good government implies two things; first, fidelity to the objects of the government; secondly, a knowledge of the means, by which those objects can be best attained.
~By Joseph Story ~


Knowledge of God's Word is a bulwark against deception, temptation, accusation, even persecution.
~By Edwin Louis Cole ~


Knowledge is the prime need of the hour.
~By Mary McLeod Bethune ~


The most wonderful study of mankind is man. Relieving human suffering and diffusing universal knowledge is humanitarian.
~By Daniel D. Palmer ~


The two operations of our understanding, intuition and deduction, on which alone we have said we must rely in the acquisition of knowledge.
~By Rene Descartes ~


The improvement of understanding is for two ends: first, our own increase of knowledge; secondly, to enable us to deliver that knowledge to others.
~By John Locke ~


Knowledge of other people's beliefs and ways of thinking must be used to build bridges, not to create conflicts.
~By Kjell Magne Bondevik ~


Moreover, all our knowledge of organic remains teaches us, that species have a definite existence, and a centralization in geological time as well as in geographical space, and that no species is repeated in time.
~By Edward Forbes ~


For example, I spent a lot of time with Reagan, both before he ran for governor and when he was running for president. As a print reporter without the cameras, I was able to really test the quality of their minds and their knowledge base.
~By Robert Scheer ~


It takes most men five years to recover from a college education, and to learn that poetry is as vital to thinking as knowledge.
~By Brooks Atkinson ~


Universities exist to transmit knowledge and understanding of ideas and values to students not to provide entertainment for spectators or employment for athletes.
~By Milton Friedman ~


We read deeply for varied reasons, most of them familiar: that we cannot know enough people profoundly enough; that we need to know ourselves better; that we require knowledge, not just of self and others, but of the way things are.
~By Harold Bloom ~


The ultimate ground of faith and knowledge is confidence in God.
~By Charles Hodge ~


The art and science of asking questions is the source of all knowledge.
~By Thomas Berger ~


As far as knowledge goes I've come a long way.
~By Jurgen Klinsmann ~


All along we find that social life - religion, politics, art - reflects the stages reached in the development of the knowledge of self; it shows the social uses made of this knowledge.
~By James M. Baldwin ~


Is it right to probe so deeply into Nature's secrets? The question must here be raised whether it will benefit mankind, or whether the knowledge will be harmful.
~By Pierre Curie ~


To help, to continually help and share, that is the sum of all knowledge; that is the meaning of art.
~By Eleonora Duse ~


The great aim of education is not knowledge but action.
~By Herbert Spencer ~


Personal law is simply the thought that controls your mind and your life more than any other thought. Finding that thought is the most valuable knowledge that you can have about yourself. It is like the leverage on personal change. It enables you to change very efficiently.
~By Leonard Orr ~


After all manner of professors have done their best for us, the place we are to get knowledge is in books. The true university of these days is a collection of books.
~By Albert Camus ~


The presence of American troops is fueling the insurgency in Iraq, as acknowledged by General Casey and numerous other experts, and is helping terrorist recruiters build their numbers across the globe.
~By John Conyers ~


The greater the step forward in knowledge, the greater is the one taken backward in search of wisdom.
~By Stephen Gardiner ~


Even the knowledge of my own fallibility cannot keep me from making mistakes. Only when I fall do I get up again.
~By Vincent Van Gogh ~


I listened more than I studied... therefore little by little my knowledge and ability were developed.
~By Joseph Haydn ~


Consider your origins: you were not made to live as brutes, but to follow virtue and knowledge.
~By Dante Alighieri ~


Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
~By Plato ~


It is true that the aristocracies seem to have abused their monopoly of legal knowledge; and at all events their exclusive possession of the law was a formidable impediment to the success of those popular movements which began to be universal in the western world.
~By Henry James Sumner Maine ~


I think education is one of the greatest tools for most kids not only to expand their book knowledge, but their ability to experience new things - I think it opens more doors than any other experience I can think of.
~By Will Estes ~


The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.
~By Albert Einstein ~


The knowledge that we have about what it is to be human that we have as a child is something we necessarily must lose.
~By Dennis Potter ~


Happy the man who, like Ulysses, has made a fine voyage, or has won the Golden Fleece, and then returns, experienced and knowledgeable, to spend the rest of his life among his family.
~By Joachim du Bellay ~


Learned men are the cisterns of knowledge, not the fountainheads.
~By James Northcote ~


Education, whatever else it should or should not be, must be an inoculation against the poisons of life and an adequate equipment in knowledge and skill for meeting the chances of life.
~By Havelock Ellis ~


Real knowledge, like everything else of value, is not to be obtained easily. It must be worked for, studied for, thought for, and, more that all, must be prayed for.
~By Thomas Arnold ~


Considered now as a possession, one may define culture as the residuum of a large body of useless knowledge that has been well and truly forgotten.
~By Albert J. Nock ~


I awake with a not entirely sickened knowledge that I am merely young again and in a funny way at peace, an observer who is aware of time's chariot, aware that some metamorphosis has occurred.
~By Harold Brodkey ~


So no one should rely on television either for their knowledge of music or for news. There's just more going on. It's an adjunct to the written word, which I think is still the most important thing.
~By Kurt Loder ~


All science requires mathematics. The knowledge of mathematical things is almost innate in us. This is the easiest of sciences, a fact which is obvious in that no one's brain rejects it; for laymen and people who are utterly illiterate know how to count and reckon.
~By Roger Bacon ~


Anyone who relies exclusively on television for his or her knowledge of the world is making a serious mistake.
~By Steve Powers ~


Where there is shouting, there is no true knowledge.
~By Leonardo da Vinci ~


Music is the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.
~By Ludwig van Beethoven ~

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