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There is much pleasure to be gained from useless knowledge.
- Bertrand Russell
Knowledge Motivational Quotes



Best Quotes about Knowledge

1.
Knowledge is the small part of ignorance that we arrange and classify.
Bierce, Ambrose

2.
To grow wiser means to learn to know better and better the faults to which this instrument with which we feel and judge can be subject.
Lichtenberg, Georg C.

3.
Knowledge is the most democratic source of power.
Toffler, Alvin

4.
No matter what happens, there's always somebody who knew it would.
Starr, Lonny

5.
To know yet to think that one does not know is best; Not to know yet to think that one knows will lead to difficulty.
Lao-Tzu

6.
Today knowledge has power. It controls access to opportunity and advancement.
Drucker, Peter F.

7.
Know thyself. Nothing in excess. The Self is required to balance the Self.
Ralph, Blum

8.
If you have knowledge, let others light their candles at it.
Margaret Fuller

9.
He knows so little and knows it so fluently.
Glasgow, Ellen

10.
The tree of knowledge is not the tree of life! And yet can we cast out of our spirits all the good or evil poured into them by so many learned generations? Ignorance cannot be learned.
Nerval, Gerard De

11.
It not knowing what to do, it's doing what you know.
Robbins, Anthony

12.
None of us is as smart as all of us.
Eric Schmidt

13.
Proclaim not all thou knowest, all thou knowest, all thou hast, nor all thou cans't.
Franklin, Benjamin

14.
He who does not know one thing knows another
Proverb, Kenyan

15.
He who knows little quickly tells it.
Proverb, Italian

16.
An age is called Dark not because the light fails to shine, but because people refuse to see it.
Michener, James A.

17.
The man who is too old to learn was probably always too old to learn.
Haskins, Caryl

18.
When you cease to strive to understand, then you will know without understanding.
Proverb, Chinese

19.
If you have knowledge, let others light their candles with it.
Churchill, Winston

20.
Many a man who has known himself at ten forgets himself utterly between ten and thirty.
Bowen, Catherine Drinker

21.
Knowledge, like religion, must be experienced in order to be known.
Whipple, Edwin P.

22.
We don't know one-millionth of one percent about anything.
Edison, Thomas A.

23.
No man knows less than the man who knows it all

24.
You can know the name of a bird in all the languages of the world, but when you're finished, you'll know absolutely nothing whatever about the bird... So let's look at the bird and see what it's doing -- that's what counts. I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
Richard Feynman

25.
One secures the gold of the spirit when he finds himself.
Bristol, Claude M.

26.
Knowledge must come through action; you can have no test which is not fanciful, save by trial.
Sophocles

27.
Every animal knows more than you do.
Proverb, Native American

28.
Self knowers always dwell in El Dorado; they drink from the fountain of youth, and at all times owners of all they wish to enjoy.
Bristol, Claude M.

29.
Who knows most believes least.
Proverb

30.
Since we can't know what knowledge will be most needed in the future, it is senseless to try to teach it in advance. Instead, we should try to turn out people who love learning so much and learn so well that they will be able to learn whatever needs to be learned.
Holt, John

31.
Oh how fine it is to know a thing or two!
Moliere

32.
Many people think of knowledge as money, They would like knowledge, but do not want to face the perseverance and self-denial that goes into the acquisition of it.
Morely, John

33.
An humble knowledge of thyself is a surer way to God than a deep search after learning.
Kempis, Thomas

34.
Knowledge, without common sense, says Lee, is folly; without method, it is waste; without kindness, it is fanaticism; without religion, it is death. But with common sense, it is wisdom with method, it is power; with clarity, it is beneficence; with religion, it is virtue, and life, and peace.
Farrar, Austin

35.
Those who think they know it all are very annoying to those of us who do.
Mueller, Robert K.

36.
Only when he no longer knows what he is doing does the painter do good things.
Degas, Edgar

37.
A wise man, when asked how he had learned so much about everything, replied: By never being ashamed or afraid to ask questions about anything of which I was ignorant.

38.
'Tis not need we know our every thought or see the work shop where each mask is wrought wherefrom we view the world of box and pit, careless of wear, just so the mask shall fit and serve our jape's turn for a night or two.
Pound, Ezra

39.
It is not the quantity but the quality of knowledge which determines the mind's dignity.
Channing, William Ellery

40.
Knowledge is of two kinds: We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information about it.
Johnson, Samuel

41.
It seems to me that man is made to act rather than to know: the principles of things escape our most persevering researches.
Frederick The Great, (Frederick II)

42.
Each department of knowledge passes through three stages. The theoretic stage; the theological stage and the metaphysical or abstract stage.
Comte, Auguste

43.
To learn to get along without, to realize that what the world is going to demand of us may be a good deal more important than what we are entitled to demand of it -- this is a hard lesson.
Catton, Bruce

44.
Convinced myself, I seek not to convince.
Edgar Allan Poe

45.
The self-explorer, whether he wants to or not, becomes the explorer of everything else. He learns to see himself, but suddenly, provided he was honest, all the rest appears, and it is as rich as he was, and, as a final crowning, richer.
Canetti, Elias

46.
The degree of one's emotions varies inversely with one's knowledge of the facts- the less you know the hotter you get.
Russell, Bertrand

47.
I find that a great part of the information I have, was acquired by looking up something and finding something else on the way.
Adams, Franklin P.

48.
I know myself, but that is all.
Fitzgerald, F. Scott

49.
Search not to find things too deeply hid; Nor try to know things whose knowledge is forbid.
Denham, Sir John

50.
Knowledge is proud that it knows so much; Wisdom is humble that it knows no more.
Cowper, William


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