KNOWLEDGE Quotations

KNOWLEDGE Quotations

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A child educated only at school is an uneducated child. - George Santayana

A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle. - Kahlil Gibran

A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge. - Thomas Carlyle

A man begins cutting his wisdom teeth the first time he bites off more than he can chew. - Herb Caen

A wise man makes his own decisions, an ignorant man follows public opinion. - Chinese Proverb

All great truths are simple in final analysis, and easily understood; if they are not, they are not great truths. - Napoleon Hill

All men by nature desire knowledge. - Aristotle

Always learn the rules so you can break them properly. - Dalai Lama

Ambition without knowledge is ludicrous. - Tim Connor

An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest. - Benjamin Franklin

As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible, but more mysterious. - Albert Schweitzer

Assumption is the mother of screw ups. - Petteri Tarkkonen

Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas. - Marie Curie

Don’t just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it. - Jim Rohn

Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. - William Butler Yeats

Everything you need for better future and success has already been written. And guess what? All you have to do is go to the library. - Henri Frederic Amiel

Fear is where the information is. - Sally Field

Genius is nothing but continued attention. - Claude Adrien Helvetius

Genius is nothing but labor and diligence. - William Hogarth

Give away everything that you know, and more will come back to you than you can ever imagine. - Che Garman

He that has sense knows that learning is not knowledge, but rather the art of using it. - Richard Steele

He who asks is a fool for five minutes, but he who does not ask remains a fool forever. - Chinese Proverb

I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand. - Confucius

If facts are the seeds that later produce knowledge and wisdom, then the emotions and the impressions of the senses are the fertile soil in which the seeds must grow. - Rachel Carson

If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn't need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around. - Jim Rohn

If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough. - Albert Einstein

If you don't read the newspaper, you are uninformed; if you do read the newspaper, you are misinformed. - Mark Twain

Information's pretty thin stuff unless mixed with experience. - Clarence Day

It's not what you know, it's what you use that makes a difference. - Zig Ziglar

Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers. - Voltaire

Knowing is not enough; we must apply! - Goethe

Knowledge is a process of piling up facts; wisdom lies in their simplification. - Martin H Fischer

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

Knowledge is power. - Francis Bacon

Knowledge will forever govern ignorance; and a people who mean to be their own governors must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives. - James Madison

Man's mind, once stretch by a new idea, never regains its original dimension. - Oliver Wendell Holmes

Many times the reading of a book has made the future of a man. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened. - Winston Churchill

Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living; the other helps you make a life. - Sandra Carey

No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world. - Robin Williams

Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. - Joseph Addison

Reading makes a full Man, Meditation a profound Man, discourse a clear Man. - Benjamin Franklin

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

Seek first to understand, then to be understood. - Stephen Covey

So few people think. When we find one who really does, we call him a genius. - Unknown

The art and science of asking questions is the source of all knowledge. - Dr Adolf Berle

The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook. - William James

The books which help you most are those which make you think the most. - Theodore Parker

The cause of all pain and suffering is ignorance. - Buddha

The definition of an expert is someone who knows what not to do. - Charles Wilson

The desire of knowledge, like the thirst of riches, increases ever with the acquisition of it. - Laurence Sterne

The dumbest people I know are those who know it all. - Malcolm Forbes

The good life is inspired by love and guided by knowledge. - Bertrand Russell

The important thing is not to stop questioning. - Albert Einstein

The mind is a bit like a garden. If it isn't fed and cultivated, weeds will take it over. - Erwin D Hall

The universe is full of magical things, patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper. - Eden Phillpotts

There is a great difference between knowing a thing and understanding it. - Charles Kettering

There is a wisdom in knowing when to resist, when to persist, and when to desist. - Jennifer Crokaert

There is no expedient to which a man will not go to avoid the real labor of thinking. - Thomas Edison

There is very little difference between one who cannot read and one who will not read. - Jim Rohn

To acquire knowledge, one must study; but to acquire wisdom, one must observe. - Marilyn vos Savant

To attain knowledge, add things every day. To attain wisdom, remove things every day. - Lao Tzu

To know the road ahead, ask those coming back. - Chinese Proverb

We are drowning in information but starved for knowledge. - John Naisbitt

We could all use a little coaching. When you’re playing the game, it’s hard to think of everything. - Jim Rohn

We don't know a millionth of one percent about anything. - Thomas Edison

We owe almost all our knowledge not to those who have agreed, but to those who have differed. - Charles Caleb Colton

What comes out of your mouth is determined by what goes into your mind. - Zig Ziglar

Wisdom doesn't necessarily come with age. Sometimes age just shows up all by itself. - Tom Wilson

Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you'd have preferred to talk. - Doug Larson

You are the same today that you are going to be five years from now except for two things: the people with whom you associate, and the books you read. - Charles Jones

You cannot unlock the gates of wisdom without sincerely acknowledging your ignorance. - Philip Arnold

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