1001 Inspiring Quotes about Knowledge

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Knowledge quotes

Faith is not knowledge of what the mystery of the universe is, but the conviction that there is a mystery, and that it is greater than us.

— Rabino David Wolpe

There’s no guarantee of disaster-free in any world religion, but love, faith and knowledge give men hope and willpower.

— Toba Beta, My Ancestor Was an Ancient Astronaut

When his brain died, all of the memoriesheld in his gray matter, along with all of the knowledge he had acquired, would simply evaporatein a flood of chemical reactions.

— Dan Brown, The Lost Symbol

Pursue knowledge as though it is your life-blood, then you will know greatness!

— Monique Rockliffe

Good and bad aren’t absolutes. They are beliefs, judgements, ideas based on limited knowledge as well as on the inclinations of our minds.

— Steve Hagen, Buddhism Plain and Simple

Just the knowledge that a good book is awaiting one at the end of a long day makes that day happier.

— Kathleen Thompson Norris, Hands Full of Living

Knowledge makes us stronger, but power is not supersede by it (knowledge). Vulnerable is power without knowledge. Impracticable is knowledge without power


There is enough knowledge in the books to explain the existing, your knowledge must inspire what is possible.

— Amit Kalantri

But William Stoner knew of the world in a way that few of his younger colleagues could understand. Deep in him, beneath his memory, was the knowledge of hardship and hunger and endurance and pain.

— John Williams, Stoner

Thought is the wind, knowledge the sail, and mankind the vessel.

— Augustus Hare

The great end of life is not knowledge but action.

— Francis Bacon

If we wish to discuss knowledge in the most highly developed contemporary society, we must answer the preliminary question of what methodological representation to apply to that society.

— Jean-Francois Lyotard

Because in the school of the Spirit man learns wisdom through humility, knowledge by forgetting, how to speak by silence, how to live by dying.

— Johannes Tauler

Cities are more than the sum of their infrastructure. They transcend brick and mortar, concrete and steel. They’re the vessels into which human knowledge is poured.

— Rick Yancey, The Last Star

The knowledge of God is beginning of wisdom.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

The two centrepieces of social intelligence are the possession of extensive social knowledge about other individuals, in terms of knowing who allies and friends are, and the ability to infer the mental states of those individuals.

— Steven Mithen, The Prehistory of the Mind: The Cognitive Origins of Art, Religion and Science

What is knowledge without an impact to society?

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

Faulkner is a writer who has had much to do with my soul, but Hemingway is the one who had the most to do with my craft – not simply for his books, but for his astounding knowledge of the aspect of craftsmanship in the science of writing.

— Gabriel Garcia Marquez

We learn much during our sleep, and the knowledge thus gained slowly filters into the physical brain, and is occasionally impressed upon it as a vivid and illuminative dream.

— Annie Besant

Our knowledge and all of our ideas are mutually connected; the more complicated they are, the more numerous must be the roads that lead to them and depart from them.

— Cesare Beccaria

Children accept many things adults will not accept, since the world of a child is a constant revelation without any need for knowledge of cause and effect. (“Miss Esperson”)

— August Derleth

There is only one ideal in the world, which is, the light of knowledge – the light of truth.

— Abhijit Naskar, Rowdy Buddha: The First Sapiens

If ever a generation was bequeathed the knowledge of God, we were. Yet we are throwing away this glorious heritage on our lust and passions.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

There is truth and knowledge beyond understanding.

— Bryant McGill, Simple Reminders: Inspiration for Living Your Best Life

A man’s conquest depends on his knowledge of Jesus Christ.

— Sunday Adelaja

The Seeker, The Teacher and The Genius:Knowing is an art; communicating that knowledge is art twice over; but it is only the genius who can use that knowledge.

— R. N. Prasher

A community narrows down and grows dreadful ignorant when it is shut up to its own affairs, and gets no knowledge of the outside world except from a cheap, unprincipled paper.

— Sarah Orne Jewett, The Country of the Pointed Firs

All knowledge hurts.

— Cassandra Clare, City of Bones

Acquiring knowledge doesn’t bring power into your life, until you apply what you have learned.

— Shannon L. Alder

As a Christian, I know my life is in God’s hands. He has a plan for me. Therefore, I never worry about tomorrow or never worry about winning or losing football games. That knowledge gives me a lot of composure in tough situations.

— Tom Landry

The customers, mostly well-to-do vacationers with little knowledge of turquoise, were using a standard principle—a stereotype—to guide their buying: “expensive = good.

— Robert B. Cialdini, Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion

When walking alone in a jungle of true darkness, there are three things that can show you the way: instinct to survive, the knowledge of navigation, creative imagination. Without them, you are lost.

— Toba Beta, My Ancestor Was an Ancient Astronaut

So we couldn’t mingle with them, but we could eavesdrop. We got our knowledge that way–we caught it like germs.

— Margaret Atwood, The Year of the Flood

The increase of scientific knowledge lies not only in the occasional milestones of science, but in the efforts of the very large body of men who with love and devotion observe and study nature.

— Polykarp Kusch

If a person seeks after the knowledge of God, he will certainly be a conqueror.

— Sunday Adelaja

There is no creature so perfect in wisdom and knowledge but may learn something for time present, and to come, by times past.

— John Robinson

I sit quietly and think about my mom. It’s funny how memory erodes, If all I had to work from were my childhood memories, my knowledge of my mother would be faded and soft, with a few sharp memories standing out.

— Audrey Niffenegger, The Time Traveler’s Wife

The Self-revealing of the Word is in every dimension – above, in creation; below, in the Incarnation; in the depth, in Hades; in the breadth, throughout the world. All things have been filled with the knowledge of God.

— Athanasius of Alexandria, On the Incarnation

The knowledge I have now is not the knowledge I had then.

— Stokely Carmichael

She had stumbled on what was possibly the ultimate truth, the greatest wisdom of all – the search for knowledge never ends. It goes on and on forever.

— Michael Oehley

There is no knowledge without learning. There is no wisdom without experience.

— Debasish Mridha M.D.

Her eyes were celadon saucers but bottomless, of such great depth that she could take in the knowledge of whole worlds and have room in that gaze for still more.

— Dean Koontz, Deeply Odd

Wisdom we know is the knowledge of good and evil, not the strength to choose between the two.

— John Cheever

I would call myself a Gnostic. Which means, I’m interested in pursuing and understanding the spiritual nature of things. A Gnostic is somebody seeking knowledge of that aspect of reality.

— Robert Crumb

If I have gained anything over these months, it is the knowledge there is no starting over- only living with the mistakes you’ve made.

— Jodi Picoult, Perfect Match

Intuitions are mere reflection of your knowledge to perceive

— RD

One of the things we often miss in succession planning is that it should be gradual and thoughtful, with lots of sharing of information and knowledge and perspective, so that it’s almost a non-event when it happens.

— Anne M. Mulcahy

We need to mature in the knowledge of God and His word, and then our faith will grow as well

— Sunday Adelaja

So you say faith is not enough for you and you want knowledge, too. But knowledge does not involve spiritual effort; knowledge is obvious. Faith assumes effort. Knowledge is repose and faith is motion.

— Evgenij Vodolazkin, Laurus

Scientific knowledge advances haltingly and is stimulated by contention and doubt.

— Claude Lévi-Strauss, The Raw and the Cooked

Reading aloud with children is known to be the single most important activity for building the knowledge and skills they will eventually require for learning to read.

— Marilyn Jager Adams

The man armed with knowledge has a better chance of survival than the man who is simply the fittest. Knowledge is the true strength. Muscle is where the myth is.

— Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

Bodily exercise, when compulsory, does no harm to the body; but knowledge which is acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.

— Plato, The Republic

Words are timeless. You should utter them or write them with a knowledge of their timelessness.

— Kahlil Gibran, Sand and Foam

Knowledge is a commodity to be shared. For knowledge to pay dividends, it should not remain the monopoly of the selected few.

— Moutasem Algharati

They are the humans who are intelligent enough to have insight of every single molecular underpinning of the warmth of love, and yet not let that factual knowledge ruin the romance in a relationship.

— Abhijit Naskar, The Islamophobic Civilization: Voyage of Acceptance

Knowledge in the Internet Age – networked knowledge – is becoming more like what knowledge has been in the past few hundreds years for scientists: it’s provisional it’s a hypothesis that is waiting to be disproved.

— David Weinberger

I think it’s difficult for young people to acknowledge being smart, to knowledge being a reader. I see kids who are embarrassed to read books. They’re embarrassed to have people see them doing it.

— Walter Dean Myers

Like all science, psychology is knowledge; and like science again, it is knowledge of a definite thing, the mind.

— James Mark Baldwin

It is the knowledge that all men have weaknesses and that many have vices that makes government necessary.

— James Monroe

Whoever wishes to learn, must begin with the knowledge of the Holy Bible.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

I call that man awake who, with conscious knowledge and understanding, can perceive the deep unreasoning powers in his soul, his whole innermost strength, desire and weakness, and knows how to reckon with himself.

— Hermann Hesse, Narcissus and Goldmund

The Soul’s knowledge is lovingly gifted, just as you are presented with gifts – from those you love.

— Eleesha, The Soulful Pathway To Christmas: Soulfully Inspiring You in the Days Leading Up to Christmas and Beyond!

There is no philosophy which is not founded upon knowledge of the phenomena, but to get any profit from this knowledge it is absolutely necessary to be a mathematician.

— Daniel Bernoulli

The door of true knowledge will opento the light

— Eleazar

I’m not as interested in dispensing knowledge on how to make a living ass I am in helping young people learn how to make a life…

— D. Bruce Lockerbie

The mentor-mentee relationship is ideally like that of the guru and disciple: motivated by the desire of the guru to impart knowledge to the disciple.

— Vivek Wadhwa

After attainment of Supreme knowledge a man lives but he does not lead an ordinary man’s life. He lives, he eats, he sleeps and by God’s commandment he becomes a ‘man-catcher’ as Christ told Peter.

— Jibankrishna

Light means knowledge in the Greek language it can also be translated as illumination, knowledge, insight, understanding and wisdom

— Sunday Adelaja

Anyone can put a price on knowledge – schools and universities do it all the time, but no one can put a price on wisdom for it can neither be bought nor sold. It should be given and accepted with no ulterior motives.

— Charbel Tadros

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.

— Antonio Gramsci

The (bible) teacher predicts and defines the route and pace of the spiritual growth of his students. This is because it is to the degree of the knowledge of CHRIST in a disciple that we can measure his spiritual growth.

— Christian Michael, The Art of Bible Teaching

Five minutes in an old book quickly reveals that most of what is being sold today as new insights into human behavior is merely the rediscovery of knowledge we have had for centuries.

— Roy H. Williams, The Wizard of Ads

The principal goal of education in schools is to teach students basic knowledge and kindle mindsets that know how to think better and to understand the world in which they live.

— Debasish Mridha

The conquest of learning is achieved through the knowledge of languages.

— Roger Bacon, The Opus Majus of Roger Bacon – Volume 1

How can we turn our knowledge about God into knowledge of God? The rule for doing this is simple but demanding. It is that we turn each Truth that we learn about God into matter for meditation before God, leading to prayer and praise to God.

— J.I. Packer, Knowing God

It is impossible to make people understand their ignorance, for it requires knowledge to perceive it; and, therefore, he that can perceive it hath it not.

— Jeremy Taylor

Yet our common moral knowledge is as real as arithmetic, and probably just as plain. Paradoxically, maddeningly, we appeal to it even to justify wrongdoing; rationalization is the homage paid by sin to guilty knowledge.

— J. Budziszewski, What We Can’t Not Know: A Guide

That which is given free is never knowledge. It may be information….but knowledge does not come in that manner.

— Idries Shah, The Commanding Self

How pathetically scanty my self-knowledge is compared with, say, my knowledge of my room. There is no such thing as observation of the inner world, as there is of the outer world.

— Franz Kafka

There was never an age in which useless knowledge was more important than in our own.

— Cyril Joad

No knowledge can summarize humans in one premise.

— Zaman Ali, Humanity

Religious moderation is the product of secular knowledge and scriptural ignorance.

— Sam Harris, The End of Faith: Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason

You can learn more in half an hour’s direct contact with a source of knowledge (no matter the apparent reason for the contact or the subject of the transaction) than you can in years of formal effort.

— Idries Shah, Learning How to Learn: Psychology and Spirituality in the Sufi Way

We gain knowledge about the interworking of our personal mind through observation of the external world and personal introspection. Contemplation requires a degree of stillness, the willingness to consider deep thoughts.

— Kilroy J. Oldster, Dead Toad Scrolls

The ability to withstand the flinch comes with the knowledge that the future will be better than the past.

— Julien Smith, The Flinch

Love and knwoledge have one thing in common; both live on giving and sharing, more you share more it will be and make impacts over impacts, influence one to another. Love will not get lesser by giving, knowledge too..

— Baris Gencel

I am haunted by the clear knowledge that, in the end, evil always triumphs.

— Glen Cook

Self awareness is only powerful when knowledge is understood and applied, only then can it manifest into true wisdom!

— Martin R. Lemieux

From the FA to UEFA and FIFA, there’s a naivety, a lack of knowledge and understanding and packed with people who are out of touch.

— George Best

The flow of knowledge towards the mind should be moderated by the faculties of the mind itself, based on the acceptability of nothing but the mind.

— Abhijit Naskar, The Education Decree

A good education must expose knowledge gaps and increase the hunger for further inquiries.A good education is not complete.

— Magnus Nwagu Amudi

We can be knowledgable with other men’s knowledge but we cannot be wise with other men’s wisdom.

— Michel de Montaigne

The Angry Face, cannot deliver the knowledge correctly often!

— Sultan Alzahrani

Compassion is sometimes the fatal capacity for feeling what it is like to live inside somebody else’s skin. It is the knowledge that there can never really be any peace and joy for me until there is peace and joy finally for you too.

— Frederick Buechner

This memoir is one of the most brutally honest books I’ve ever read. You will grow to believe, and cheer on, this flawed hero as he gains a liberating knowledge of himself.

— Joe Loya, The Man Who Outgrew His Prison Cell: Confessions of a Bank Robber

To know is to memorize.To understand is to utilize.The accumulation of knowledge is learnedness.The accumulation of wisdom is experience.

— Matshona Dhliwayo

The more extensive a man’s knowledge of what has been done, the greater will be his power of knowing what to do.

— Benjamin Disraeli

The truest knowledge is the fear of God.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

I don’t know what’s the matter with people: they don’t learn by understanding, they learn by some other way — by rote or something. Their knowledge is so fragile!

— Richard Feynman

In a world of knowledge and expertise, fame and fortune, status and ranks….nothing has the power to affect change as much as love and compassion.

— Ka Chinery, Perceptions from the Photon Frequency: The Ascended Version

A man must carry knowledge with him if he would bring home knowledge.

— Samuel Johnson

Call a man ‘ignorant, ‘ and you have license to show the world your vast fund of knowledge and wise him up.

— P. J. O’Rourke

You could just as well say that an agnostic is a deeply religious person with at least a rudimentary knowledge of human fallibility.

— Carl Sagan

God has said not to create any accounts (karmic). Create accounts (only) if you have the knowledge of the future. Hey! If you want to start an account, then why don’t you account for the possibility that you may die tomorrow?

— Dada Bhagwan

If we accept that Metaphysics studies the origin and structure of the world from beyond the natural or the physical to the supernatural knowledge – then we must believe that dowsing is of a truly divine nature.

— Tasha Heart

The understanding of art depends finally upon one’s willingness to extend one’s humanity and one’s knowledge of human life.

— Ralph Ellison

Names and knowledge change, the way the turningworld brings color or deep shadows, without a soundeven as soft as the twist of a key in a lock.

— Jeannine Atkins, Finding Wonders: Three Girls Who Changed Science

Fools act on imagination without knowledge, pedants act on knowledge without imagination.

— Alfred North Whitehead

Some love is so powerful after all, that it must always include sadness, because encrypted within it is the knowledge that someday it will come to an end.

— M.T. Anderson, Symphony for the City of the Dead: Dmitri Shostakovich and the Siege of Leningrad

True, some land was bought by a few Cabinet Ministers. They bought the land. No minister, to my knowledge acquired land which was meant for resettlement.

— Robert Mugabe

Schooling will give you knowledge to make your living, but education is for living a life.

— Debasish Mridha

Children naturally believe without question and absorb knowledge at an incredible rate; since there is no other frame of reference; they believe their parental reality, true or false.

— David W. Earle

Knowing the answer is knowledge and knowing the question is wisdom.

— Debasish Mridha

until he who possesses sapience comes, the one with knowledge shall be the hero

— Ernest Agyemang Yeboah, Distinctive Footprints of Life: Where Are You Heading Towards?

Whoever possessed knowledge not only had power over the changeable passions of people, but also power over their thinking, over their minds, hearts and souls.

— Peter Prange, The Philosopher’s Kiss

Where knowledge ends, religion begins.

— Benjamin Disraeli

Worldly knowledge (laukik gnan) is called illusion (bhranti).

— Dada Bhagwan

There’s a strange lack of knowledge about the role of drag queens in our culture. I attribute this to the appalling state of our country’s educational system. Others might blame an utter lack of interest. Who am I to judge?

— Josh Kilmer-Purcell, I Am Not Myself These Days

Our knowledge has limitations even though we have infinite imaginations.

— Debasish Mridha

Happiness is what matters, feeling alive-not art or knowledge or money.

— Marty Rubin

As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.

— Charles Morgan

Where there is ignorance, there you will find despair; with knowledge comes hope.

— Paul Bamikole

Men are limited by the knowledge of their minds, the worth of their characters and the principles upon which they are building their lives.

— Edwin Louis Cole

Creativity is a unique characteristics that a person can posses from his or her own knowledge when he or she is creating changes in society that can benefit a vast amount of people.

— Saaif Alam

The key to knowledge is the kingdom of God.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

God was just. She held on to that knowledge and the hope that the day of justice would eventually arrive.

— Dee Henderson, Danger in the Shadows

My study of prophecy convinces me that God intends knowledge of future events to help us “occupy” with a sense of urgency until the Lord returns.

— David Jeremiah, Until Christ Returns: Living Faithfully Today While We Wait for Our Glorious Tomorrow

Reading is the beginning of knowledge acquisition.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

I remembered that the real world was wide, and that a varied field of hopes and fears, of sensations and excitments, awaited those who had the courage to go forth into it’s expanse, to seek real knowledge of life amidst it’s perils.

— Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre

The act of accumulating knowledge about the transcendent concepts and the ability to actually experience the inner essence that these concepts signify are two very different things.

— Rajeev Kurapati, Unbound Intelligence: A Personal Guide to Self-Discovery

At present nothing is possible except to extend the area of sanity little by little. We cannot act collectively. We can only spread our knowledge outwards from individual to individual, generation after generation.

— George Orwell, 1984

When you are entrusted with a secret, you become irrevocably accountable for what you do or don’t do after your mind is colored by the knowledge of it.

— Joyce Rachelle

The author says this socially respectable option NOT to parent has actually made parenthood more stressful. The knowledge that parents have chosen that role allows for unrealistic buildup of expectations and unavoidable second-guessing.

— Jennifer Senior, All Joy and No Fun: The Paradox of Modern Parenthood

Each co-operative institution will become a school of business in which each member will acquire a knowledge of the laws of trade and commerce.

— Leland Stanford

For lack of knowledge of the Holy One, we perish in sin of hell.

— Lailah Gifty, Akita

To act without rapacity to use knowledge with wisdom to respect interdependence to operate without hubris and greed are not simply moral imperatives. They are an accurate scientific description of the means of survival.

— Barbara Ward

To express the same idea in still another way, I think that human knowledge is essentially active.

— Jean Piaget

If we read the Holy Scripture, we shall grow in our knowledge of Jesus Christ, the Saviour. And be filled with the fullness of God.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

The knowledge that God is in control should give you confidence for the future.

— Jim George

Sometimes one awakes with the knowledge that unrecallable dreams have been lining your sleep, and though you feel rested, it is the rest of one who has lived for hours in an alternate world, another realm.

— Amy Rachel Peterson, Perpetua: A Bride, a Martyr, a Passion

As long as one sees faults with the world, he prevails in the knowledge of the senses. The inner purification has not yet occurred in him.

— Dada Bhagwan

The study of crime begins with the knowledge of oneself.

— Henry Miller

Signals always point to something. In this sense, a signal is not a thing but a relationship. Data becomes useful knowledge of something that matters when it builds a bridge between a question and an answer. This connection is the signal.

— Stephen Few, Signal: Understanding What Matters in a World of Noise

Christians can grow in the grace of Christ, with knowledge of God.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

Amidst the rush and confusion of modern life something old and wise is trying to catch up with us. Whereas simple knowledge tends to divide things, genuine wisdom tends to make meaningful unity possible.

— Michael Meade, Fate and Destiny, The Two Agreements of the Soul

It was common knowledge that big, bad city boys spent the bulk of their time sleeping around, coiffing their hair and posting pictures of food on the internet.

— Gena Showalter, The Closer You Come

Thrilled with the knowledge that she loved me, it took me a moment to realize that she was angry. I found her tantrum irresistible.” #Ren

— Colleen Houck, Tiger’s Curse

The acquisition of a book signalled not just the potential acquisition of knowledge but also something like the property rights to a piece of ground: the knowledge became a visitable place.

— James Wood

The knowledge of the soul is knowledge of the universe

— Alexis Karpouzos, Cosmology: Philosophy & Physics

It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.

— Wilbur Wright

The Wanderer then leaves behind the spiritual seeker, with all the accumulated knowledge and lofty spiritual experience, and takes the first step on the Journey.

— Frank Wanderer

Her searches after knowledge were arbitrary and without context. It was as if she were shining a small flashlight of curiosity into the dark room of the world.

— Gloria Steinem, Marilyn

Buying a book is not enough… You must absorb the knowledge it contains. Your personalized knowledge is not what’s on your shelf, but how much you put into yourself!

— Israelmore Ayivor, Daily Drive 365

Droll thing life is — that mysterious arrangement of merciless logic for a futile purpose. The most you can hope from it is some knowledge of yourself — that comes too late — a crop of inextinguishable regrets.

— Joseph Conrad, Heart of Darkness

Our knowledge of life is limited to death

— Erich Maria Remarque, All Quiet on the Western Front

Darkness is going into the Unknown as we are ignorant of this place, until we understand and go and learn of the light, which is the truth bringing knowledge ..

— Fredg Morales

Dogmatism and skepticism are both, in a sense, absolute philosophies; one is certain of knowing, the other of not knowing. What philosophy should dissipate is certainty, whether of knowledge or ignorance.

— Bertrand Russell

Soul receives from soul that knowledge, therefore not by book nor from tongue. If knowledge of mysteries come after emptiness of mind, that is illumination of heart.

— Jalaluddin Rumi

It is not when truth is dirty, but when it is shallow, that the lover of knowledge is reluctant to step into its waters.

— Friedrich Nietzsche

Proselytism is solemn nonsense; it makes no sense. We need to get to know each other, listen to each other and improve our knowledge of the world around us.

— Pope Francis

The one whose ‘alochana (confession of mistakes), pratikraman (asking for forgiveness) and pratyakhyan (avowal to never repeat the mistake)’ are true (done correctly), he is bound to attain the knowledge of the Self (attain self realization).

— Dada Bhagwan

Writing seems to free them (students) of the idea that math is a collection of right answers own by the teacher – a body of knowledge that she will dispense in chunks and that they have to swallow and digest.

— John Countryman

It’s clear that people are going to download media files, and they’re going to talk to each other, and they’re going to exchange information and knowledge and so forth. So this system logic is basically what you bounce off of.

— Michael Nesmith

Was this what the city would look like when knowledge was no longer enough? When the desire to turn inward, surrendering entirely to one’s own private world of nonresistance, overwhelmed, like creeping ivy, our desire to know worlds beyond it?

— Olivia Sudjic, Sympathy

Only knowledge and truth may result in freedom of mind.

— Eraldo Banovac

There are a lot of things that people go through, and maybe they don’t know how to get through it, and maybe you do, and if you have some sort of knowledge or power, share with the world.

— Sabrina Carpenter

The rejection of knowledge (ignorance) attracts a reaction from God.

— Sunday Adelaja, The Mountain of Ignorance

Without the knowledge of God, we are in complete darkness.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

The knowledge of Evil brings you near to God.

— Abhijit Tripathi

The knowledge of the Holy Scripture is a great wisdom.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

Superficial knowledge is potentially more dangerous than ignorance. It gives a false sense of security encouraging an ignorant man to persevere in his efforts that can result in huge damage.

— Eraldo Banovac

You are my friend because I saw my ability to increase my knowledge around you.

— Unarine Ramaru

The desire for knowledge begins with searching and seeking.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

Men are mere mortals but their quest for knowledge leads them to the brink of immortality.”Excerpt from novel You Can’t Escape Love by Grace Willows

— Grace Willows

By philosophy, history, economics and science, all knowledge and wisdom, humanity may eventually arrive at the awareness of its own oneness…. Sudipta Das

— Sudipta Das

He insulted me’ -this knowledge binds one with terrible demerit karma.

— Dada Bhagwan

Learn from me, if not by my precepts, then by my example, how dangerous is the pursuit of knowledge and how much happier is that man who believes his native town to be the world than he who aspires to be greater than his nature will allow.

— Mary Wollstonecraft

I read many things. I read to fill in my knowledge of the world.

— V. S. Naipaul

Is there any knowledge in the world which is so certain that no reasonable man could doubt it?

— Bertrand Russell, The Problems of Philosophy

It is the absence of the knowledge of God and man’s refusal to obey Him that lie at the root of every problem which besets us.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

Ignorance rises in our counity because people do not utlize their common knowledge to express their thoughts to others that can be considered fair and rational.

— Saaif Alam

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.

— Havelock Ellis

Without the knowledge of the Scriptures, we fail to pray effectively.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

Live and act within the limit of your knowledge and keep expanding it to the limit of your life.

— Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged

Ego=1/Knowledge” More the knowledge lesser the ego, lesser the knowledge more the ego.

— Albert Einstein

One paid for one’s knowledge with one’s skin.

— Rudyard Kipling

I guess knowledge alone does not equal wisdom.

— Annie Bradshaw

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

— Chanakya

Pain is knowledge, knowledge is to heal the future.

— Sixeye

I replay the scene again and again, the broken mashed-up face looming over me, the knowledge between the two of us that I’d done it. That act of kindness is still more unfathomable to me than any cruelty.

— Stephanie Oakes, The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly

To give a man full knowledge of true morality I would send him to no other book than the New Testament.

— John Locke

Sceptical Ketman is widely disseminated throughout intellectual circles. One argues that humanity does not know how to handle its knowledge or how to resolve the problems of production and division of goods.

— Czesław Miłosz

I have recently been able to see the new world – the quiet, the tranquility and the freedom it will bring with it. This is very comforting knowledge for me because I already know that what I envision eventually becomes a reality.

— Shari Arison

Don’t just become a monument of information, rather a solace of knowledge refuge.

— Unarine Ramaru

Every day I must prove to myself I am a writer. The knowledge goes away in my sleep. What I wrote yesterday was paltry, meager, so flawed it is barely anything. Or, if it is good, I am no longer the person who could write it.

— Bonnie Friedman, Writing Past Dark: Envy, Fear, Distraction and Other Dilemmas in the Writer’s Life

Anna’s eyes soften, and the stubborn tears begin to recede. The way she stands, the way she breathes, I know she wants to come closer. New knowledge fills up the air between us and neither of us wants to breathe it in.

— Kendare Blake, Anna Dressed in Blood

Knowing how to love unconditionally is the ultimate knowledge of life.

— Debasish Mridha

The sun enlightens everyone, but the light of knowledge enlightens those who are actively seeking the light.

— Debasish Mridha

Decided knowledge is not called ‘knowledge’. Decided knowledge is called Principle.

— Dada Bhagwan

In expanding the field of knowledge we but increase the horizon of ignorance.

— Henry Miller

War is the worst way of gathering knowledge about a foreign culture.

— Stanisław Lem

There is a difference between information and knowledge, and the most important role of the library is not providing access to information; it is supporting, enhancing, and facilitating the transfer of knowledge – in other words, education.

— Kathleen McCook

When we treat God as a different identity, our thought process becomes dualistic in nature. This is due to the self ignorance, ego and immaturity; in simple words, less knowledge about our own immortality.

— Vishal Chipkar, Enter Heaven

If men possessed wisdom, which stands in the same relation to the form of man as the sight to the eye, they would not cause any injury to themselves or to others; for the knowledge of truth removes hatred and quarrels, and prevents mutual injuries.

— Maimonides

Believers infiltrate the enemy’s territory with knowledge and power.

— Sherry K. White

If you know who you are, this knowledge will attract people in all types of situation and circumstances to support your intentions and ideas

— Sunday Adelaja

There’s a period of life when we swallow a knowledge of ourselves and it becomes either good or sour inside.

— Pearl Bailey

My philosophy is: anyone or anything that gives you knowledge inspires you.

— Gabrielle Reece

As we acquire more knowledge things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.

— Albert Schweitzer

Young men in my day really stepped up… These were champions for freedom, equality, and justice for all human beings, and they were educated individuals that used their education and knowledge to represent their case.

— Jim Brown

The answer is not relevant to the knowledge of an inquiring mind.

— Even Engesland

No one can surely know what knowledge is without the presence of truth.

— Sorin Cerin

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

— Milton Friedman

Uniconsciousness is the ultimate purpose and ultimate essence of a higher consciousness. The knowledge of the ultimate source of life and the ultimate source of non-judgmental love and consciousness can achieve higher consciousness.

— Debasish Mridha

Let no one be deluded that a knowledge of the path can substitute for putting one foot in front of the other.

— Mary Caroline Richards

The primary goal of management education was, as originally conceived, to impart knowledge that could be applied to a variety of real-world business situations.

— Warren Bennis

We are gaining the knowledge science is giving us that. Now we need wisdom as well.

— Isaac Asimov, A Short History of Chemistry

Valuing knowledge above all else results in a lust for power, and that leads men into dark and empty places.

— Veronica Roth, Divergent

If she understood the difference between referring to me as “the gay guy” and using my name, the knowledge was lost between her vapid gaze and her single AAA-battery brain.

— John Goode

If don’t want to be eliminated, you must be innovative. Update your knowledge and you won’t be outmoded.

— Israelmore Ayivor, Become a Better You

A lawyer without history or literature is a mechanic, a mere working mason; if he possesses some knowledge of these, he may venture to call himself an architect.

— Walter Scott

I think that the failure of newspaper competition in a community is a very serious handicap to the dissemination of the knowledge that the citizens need to participate in a democracy.

— Walter Cronkite

Share your dreams and they will be inspired. Plant seeds of knowledge and they will grow and reproduce beyond measure.

— Terry A. O’Neal

The essence of darkness is the knowledge of what blocks the light.

— Daniel Lee Edstrom

The rulers were using ancient knowledge to manipulate the amygdaloidal primal fear. They ruled through fear, preternatural fear created through soft, invisible waves designed to alternate the brain’s almond. They kept the people spellbound

— Amira Aly, Egypt: The Uprising

The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends.

— Friedrich Nietzsche

The end of all knowledge should be service to others.

— Cesar Chavez

Reading leads to knowledge and wise ways of living.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

Knowledge is learning something from every observation wisdom is learning to use that knowledge with love.

— Debasish Mridha

The knowledge that we have brother scouts working in the same uniform, to the same ends, in the same way, in all corners of the Empire, cannot but make scouts proud of their brotherhood, and cannot fail to bring them into closer sympathy.

— Robert Baden-Powell

The first step in a person’s salvation is knowledge of their sin.

— Lucius Annaeus Seneca

My parents were nonmaterialistic. They believed that money without knowledge was worthless, that education tempered with religion was the way to climb out of poverty in America, and over the years they were proven right.

— James McBride, The Color of Water: A Black Man’s Tribute to His White Mother

Sharing knowledge is sharing wealth

— Andrew-Knox B Kaniki

The space shuttle was designed, at least in part, to broaden our knowledge of the universe. To scientists, the vehicle was a tool; to engineers, it was their creation.

— Henry Petroski

I’m always pursuing knowledge I’m a seeker of spiritual equilibrium – and music is a big part of that.

— Steve Vai

Love and knowledge have one thing in common; both live on giving and sharing, more you share more it will be and make impacts over impacts, influence one to another. Love will not get lesser by giving and same goes to knowledge too..

— Baris Gencel

Our knowledge is a little island in a great ocean of nonknowledge.

— Isaac Bashevis Singer

I have only a bare working knowledge of the human brain but it’s enough to make me proud to be an American.

— Don DeLillo, White Noise

Between falsehood and useless truth there is little difference. As gold which he cannot spend will make no man rich, so knowledge which cannot apply will make no man wise.

— Samuel Johnson

The confidence essential to effective habit-making comes as a rule from knowledge of previous and related successes.

— Ralph Alfred Habas, The Art of Self-Control

Ignorance is a knowledge illiteracy.

— Toba Beta, Master of Stupidity

Unwise application of knowledge is dangerous.

— Rajen Jani, Once Upon A Time: 100 Management Stories

So long as these kinds of inequalities persist, all of us who are given expensive educations have to live with the knowledge that our victories are contaminated because the game has been rigged to our advantage.

— Jonathan Kozol

I had felt the shot coming; I hadn’t realized the bow was loaded with this very quarrel, perfectly calibrated to hit him hardest. What part of me had been studying him, stockpiling knowledge as ammunition?

— Rachel Hartman, Seraphina

The improver of natural knowledge absolutely refuses to acknowledge authority, as such. For him, skepticism is the highest of duties; blind faith the one unpardonable sin.

— Thomas Huxley

Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge it is thinking that makes what we read ours.

— John Locke

All knowledge begins with an expression of curiosity pertaining to the unknown or unknowable. Expressions of uncertainty and a doubtful nature lead a person to useful discoveries.

— Kilroy J. Oldster, Dead Toad Scrolls

Anybody or anything may stand between you and knowledge if you are unfit for it.

— Idries Shah, Learning How to Learn: Psychology and Spirituality in the Sufi Way

To know ‘who I am and who I am not’ is called Absolute knowledge (Gnan).

— Dada Bhagwan

The pursuit of knowledge for its own sake, an almost fanatical love of justice and the desire for personal independence — these are the features of the Jewish tradition which make me thank my stars that I belong to it.

— Albert Einstein, The World As I See It

Doubt … is an illness that comes from knowledge and leads to madness.

— Gustave Flaubert, Memoirs of a Madman

Your footsteps will have more to say about your spiritual life than knowledge attained.

— Ricky Maye, Barefoot Christianity

He that hath knowledge spareth his words.

— Proverbs

All our knowledge has its origins in our perceptions.

— Leonardo da Vinci

I had no knowledge of divine help, and all the world lost faith in gradual progress.

— Joy Davidman

All men are born with a nose and five fingers, but no one is born with a knowledge of God.

— Voltaire

To deal with things knowledge of things is needed. To deal withpeople, you need insight, sympathy. To deal with yourself, you neednothing. Be what you are–conscious being–and don’t stray away fromyourself.

— Nisargadatta Maharaj, I Am That: Talks with Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

There really is nothing like firsthand knowledge if it’s mine.

— A.D. Aliwat, Alpha

The Word of God gives birth to thoughts about God and about the knowledge of God.

— Sunday Adelaja

The tenth gift is Wisdom. Guiding your way, wisdom will lead you through knowledge to understanding. May you hear its soft voice.

— Charlene Costanzo, The Twelve Gifts of Birth

People in this civilization are starving in the middle of plenty. This is a civilization that is going down, not because it hasn’t got the knowledge that would save it, but because nobody will use the knowledge.

— Idries Shah

Then we shan’t regard anyone as a lover of knowledge or wisdom who is fussy about what he studies…

— Plato, The Republic and Other Works

I didn’t have any knowledge of the music industry when I first got to L.A., and I really didn’t know on a creative level what I wanted to sound like, so I had to do a lot of experimenting. It led to a spiral of depression and being broke.

— Skylar Grey

Wisdom plus knowledge equals understanding.

— Reid A. Ashbaucher, Made in the Image of God: Understanding the Nature of God and mankind in a Changing World

I don’t beleive in peoples .I don’t think it’s always true.I believe Buddha knowledge and I believe in god , I beleive in goodness.I think different from others it is the way I am

— Chunyanuch

Technology means the systematic application of scientific or other organized knowledge to practical tasks.

— J. K. Galbraith

Contrary to your beliefs, I am stronger then what you give me credit for, but the real lesson here is the knowledge to know I don’t owe you an explanation to anything.

— Nikki Rowe

Today knowledge has power. It controls access to opportunity and advancement.

— Peter Drucker

Be courageous! Never fear to share your knowledge and wisdom with others. It will help you to be wiser.

— Debasish Mridha

Wisdom defines the limits of one’s knowledge and responsibility pushes one beyond those limits

— Val Uchendu

Never confuse a hunger for knowledge with a thirst for truth.

— Marty Rubin

I go to bed with knowledge to dream, then dreams wake me up with the lights of wisdom.

— Debasish Mridha

I would encourage you: be informed – knowledge is power.

— Matt Bevin

In much wisdom is much grief: and he that increaseth knowledge increaseth sorrow.

— Bible

My knowledge of electrical subjects was not acquired in a methodical manner but was picked up from such books as I could get hold of and from such experiments as I could make with my own hands.

— Alexander Graham Bell

In 20 or 30 years, you’ll be able to hold in your hand as much computing knowledge as exists now in the whole city, or even the whole world.

— Douglas C. Engelbart

What I count as real prosperity… is the growth in a knowledge of God, and in a testimony, and in the power to live the gospel and to inspire our families to do the same. That is prosperity of the truest kind.

— Heber J. Grant

And I realized a wondrous truth: that knowledge could be our treasure, that there were things humankind knew that we did not, that our conquest need not comprise taking and killing, but could consist of our mutual conquest of ignorance and distrust.

— Rachel Hartman, Seraphina

Even knowledge has to be in fashion and where it is not it is wise to affect ignorance.

— Baltasar Gracian

Academic pedigree alone is no guarantor of useful knowledge and wisdom.

— Robert Samuelson

It pains me to have all this knowledge and no one to share it with, I’d have to say its number 3 on my list. – Of what causes me the most pain.

— James Jean-Pierre

Your level of knowledge will determine the level at which God relates with you.

— Sunday Adelaja, The Mountain of Ignorance

I like libraries. It’s a comfort that knowledge can be save for so long. That what we learn can be passed on.

— Jackson Pearce, Sisters Red

Reading is a powerful force that illuminates the darkness. Unfortunately, few have the courage to walk against the world in search of knowledge that transforms reality.

— Vinicius Montgomery

His appearance projected danger and reinforced the common knowledge that one did not want to piss off a demon, especially this one.

— Kiersten Fay, Demon Possession

Success in the knowledge economy comes to those who know themselves – their strengths, their values, and how they best perform.

— Peter F. Drucker, Managing Oneself

Stress the right of the individual to select only what he desires to know, to use any knowledge as he wishes, that he himself owns what he has learned.

— L. Ron Hubbard

It means that the lack of knowledge is the foundation for all life failures, destruction, depression, difficulties, hatred, bitterness, envy, etc.

— Sunday Adelaja, The Mountain of Ignorance

Self is what makes mind think, but never needs the mind. Self is what makes bodies live, but needs no existence for itself. Self can be realized; not by knowledge but by revelation.

— Gian Kumar

Ignorance rises in our community because people do not utlize their common knowledge to express their thoughts to others that can be considered fair and rational.

— Saaif Alam

All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.

— Immanuel Kant, Critique of Pure Reason

Education without the knowledge of the Holy One is the darkest doom.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

A photographic portrait is a picture of someone who knows he is being photographed, and what he does with this knowledge is as much a part of the photograph as what he’s wearing or how he looks.

— Richard Avedon

What religion a man holds, to what race he belongs, these things are not important; the really important thing is this knowledge: the knowledge of God’s plan for men. For God has a plan, and that plan is evolution.

— Jiddu Krishnamurti

A good man shares his knowledge selflessly with everyone.

— Eraldo Banovac

The death of my husband, coming immediately after the general knowledge of the discoveries with which his name is associated, was felt by the public, and especially by the scientific circles, to be a national misfortune.

— Marie Curie

Having harvested all the knowledge and wisdom we can from our mistakes and failures we should put them behind us and go ahead.

— Edith Johnson

I don’t know what’s the matter with people: they don’t learn by understanding; they learn by some other way – by rote, or something. Their knowledge is so fragile!

— Richard P. Feynman

There are proven ways to win the loyalty of tough, strong, ferocious men: play on the certain knowledge of their superiority, the mystique of secret covenant, the esprit of shared suffering.

— Frank Herbert, Dune

The purest form of thanksgiving unto God is a reflected in our knowledge and understanding about who He is, not what we receive from Him! Thanksgiving is a continuous celebration of God’s awesome nature and Supreme Being!

— Israelmore Ayivor, Daily Drive 365

And that is how we are. By strength of will we cut off our inner intuitive knowledge from admitted consciousness. This causes a state of dread, or apprehension, which makes the blow ten times worse when it does fall.

— D.H. Lawrence, Lady Chatterley’s Lover

I began the study of medicine, impelled by a desire for knowledge of facts and of man. The resolution to do disciplined work tied me to both laboratory and clinic for a long time to come.

— Karl Jaspers

Noble and great. Courageous and determined. Faithful and fearless. That is who you are and who you have always been. And understanding it can change your life, because this knowledge carries a confidence that cannot be duplicated any other way.

— Sheri Dew

I love sharing the wisdom and knowledge of God’s word and the spirit of it all He has put on the inside of me teaching me the most valuable thing I have learned from life is to regret nothing in Christ

— John M Sheehan

… there is a whole hell of a lot of knowledge about the (expletive removed) human condition that we are not ready for.

— Norah Vincent, Voluntary Madness: My Year Lost and Found in the Loony Bin

Through wisdom your days will be many, and years will be added to your life…By wisdom a house is built, by understanding it is established; And by knowledge the rooms are filled with all precious and pleasant riches.

— King Solomon

Some drink from the fountain of knowledge – others just gargle.

— Anonymous

Counterintuitive actions prove we can trust real knowledge and do the opposite of what we feel makes sense.

— Penn Jillette

Henceforth the leaves of the tree of knowledge were for women, and for the healing of the nations.

— Lucy Stone

It is remarkable how many misconceptions there are here about life in the developing world and I think that that knowledge gap has done a lot to contribute to the imbalance quite frankly.

— Emma Thompson

You may substitute knowledge for superstition without satisfying the needs that drive people into superstition’s arms.

— Susan Neiman, Moral Clarity: A Guide for Grown-up Idealists

Belief is the wound that knowledge heals.

— Ursula K. Le Guin, The Telling

Bowden Cable is the sort of honest and dependable operative that is the backbone of SpecOps. They never win commendations or medalsand the public has no knowledge of them at all. They are all worth ten of people like me.

— Jasper Fforde, The Eyre Affair

Surprise drives progress because innovation depends on the sort of knowledge no one can gather in a central place.

— Virginia Postrel

Our problem, from the point of view of psychology and from the point of view of genetic epistemology, is to explain how the transition is made from a lower level of knowledge to a level that is judged to be higher.

— Jean Piaget

Why do the living assume the dead know better than we do?Like they gained some knowledge by dying, but why wouldn’t they just be the same confused people they were before they died?

— Samantha Hunt, Mr. Splitfoot

If it be true that there can be no metaphysics transcending human reason, it is no less true that there can be no empirical knowledge that is not already caught and limited by the a priori structure of cognition.

— C.G. Jung, The Archetypes and the Collective Unconscious

If music is food for the soul, lessons are food for knowledge what feeds the heart….. Love

— Joyce Guo

The mind of man can only teach what he has learned from others. It is how you use that knowledge that will decide who you are.

— Micheal Rivers, Moonlight on the Nantahala

We live in the hope that life will be different. Just a little more substance perhaps in the intrinsic frailty of the days. Such resignation frightens me. Between gunshots I get drunk. In secret, all knowledge becomes anxiety.

— Floriano Martins

China itself is now in the process of sloughing off not only the communist system, but also those outdated parts of Confucianism that prevent the rapid acquisition of knowledge needed to adjust to new ways of life and work.

— Lee Kuan Yew

Humankind would be so bored if we already knew all the answers! The beauty of the Universe lies in our need to understand it, for that is what challenges us to acquire the knowledge and wisdom to reach great heights!

— JB Richards, Miriamne the Magdala

Education is the use of knowledge which brings about development and impact many lives

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

The knowledge of the Holy One is the key to all knowledge.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

Tolerence ought to be humanities community and knowledge should be an individuals goal.

— Clarrissa Lee Moon, Nightwolves Siren’s Song

Everybody possesses knowledge and experience that is considered to be unique to them alone; therefore, everyone has something to learn from everyone else.

— C W Newman, Self: A Treatise on the Nature of Reality

The benefit of such horizontal interactions – people sharing knowledge across fields – is that it encourages conceptual blending, which is an extremely important part of the insight process.

— Jonah Lehrer, Imagine: How Creativity Works

If you don’t use your new knowledge and skills within a relatively short space of time, then it may have been better never to have had the tantalising prospect of change for the better placed in front of you.

— Robin Hoyle, Complete Training: From Recruitment to Retirement

Knowledge is power. Power to do evil…or power to do good. Power itself is not evil. So knowledge itself is not evil.

— Veronica Roth, Allegiant

Take comfort in the knowledge that you are different, even from the different ones.

— Joyce Rachelle

Wisdom is the knowledge of the gospel truth.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

The possession of knowledge does not kill the sense of wonder and mystery. There is always more mystery.

— Anaïs Nin

Atheists have to live with the knowledge that there is no salvation, no redemption, no second chances. Lives can go terribly wrong in ways that can never be put right.

— Julian Baggini

See failure as an opportunity to try again with a relatively powerful approach, skill, knowledge and conviction. Redefine yourself.

— Israelmore Ayivor, Shaping the dream

We shall live for no reason. Then die and be done with it. What a recognition! What shall save us? Only the knowledge that we have lived without illusion, not excluding the illusion that something will save us.

— William H. Gass, The Recognitions

There can be no knowledge without emotion. We may be aware of a truth, yet until we have felt its force, it is not ours. To the cognition of the brain must be added the experience of the soul.

— Arnold Bennett

I do not consider my deeds or my knowledge to be a great thing. The only fact is — and I can say this honestly — that I love learning and a solitary life.

— Christine de Pizan, The Selected Writings

He didn’t know all that much about how the machinery worked anyway. Such knowledge was for specialists. In war, as in love, he was a fearless, happy-go-lucky adventurer.

— Kurt Vonnegut Jr., Galapagos

I think education is both using and improving knowledge and that changes the whole picture.

— William Glasser

May we all be blessed with the knowledge of the Most Ancient of DaysThat we may realise we are all one in existenceAnd in that awareness may we find peace…

— R.Chapman

Micro: Letters create words. Words create language. Language, we are told, permits knowledge & expression. Language is what we are. Are we jailed?

— Anthony North

It is the province of knowledge to speak, and it is the privilege of wisdom to listen.

— Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

The bird which has no knowledge of pure water, has his beak in salt water all year round.

— Idries Shah, Sufi Thought and Action

The weight of knowledge is too great for one mind to absorb.

— John Steinbeck, East of Eden

If you desire information on some point of law, you are not likely to ponder over the ponderous tomes of legal writers in order to obtain the knowledge you seek, by your own unaided efforts.

— Felix Adler

The mind is a storehouse with great capacity, but is often filled with dubious knowledge and meaningless trivialities. In truth, much of this – though at times interesting and entertaining – is of insignificant value.

— Stevenson Willis, Thes Proverbs of Leadership

A person who has proper guidance from his or her early childhood can himself or herself expanding his or her horizons living in a well established environment with great level of knowledge and being financially stable.

— Saaif Alam

I would rather excel in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and possessions.

— Plutarch

But Yossarian knew he was right, because, as he explained to Clevinger, to the best of his knowledge he had never been wrong.

— Joseph Heller, Catch-22

Knowledge is that possession that no misfortune can destroy, no authority can revoke, and no enemy can control. This makes knowledge the greatest of all freedoms.

— Bryant McGill

When it came to hiding, even Gwin had nothing to teach Dustfinger. A strange sense of curiosity had always driven him to explore the hidden, forgotten corners of this and any other place, and all that knowledge had now come in useful.

— Cornelia Funke, Inkheart

We humans can never learn everything. The purpose of human life is not to learn everything. Rather it is to learn from every single walk of life and put that knowledge into practice in the pursuit of making human life a little better.

— Abhijit Naskar, Prescription: Treating India’s Soul

The knowledge and spiritual conviction we receive from the Holy Ghost are the result of revelation.

— David A. Bednar

He had known so much about her once -what she thought, how she felt, the reasons for her actions. And now he only knew that he loved her, and all the other knowledge seemed passing from him just as he needed it most.

— E.M. Forster, Where Angels Fear to Tread

For, verily, great love springs from great knowledge of the beloved object, and if you little know it, you will be able to love it only little or not at all.

— Leonardo da Vinci

A child who grows up too closely aligned with adults assumes knowledge of a life she hasn’t yet experienced.

— Suzanne Haynes, Loretta Nyhan

The dynamic nature of knowledge is reflected in human progress and technological achievements.

— Eraldo Banovac

You can not rise above your understanding, yet our understanding largely stems from the quality and quantity of knowledge we have been privileged to acquire.

— Paul Bamikole

The only use of a knowledge of the past is to equip us for the present.

— Alfred North Whitehead

There is only One holy Knowledge, the excellent knowledge of God.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

Faith is a knowledge of the benevolence of God toward us and a certain persuasion of His veracity.

— John Calvin

You cannot do anything with knowledge unless you know where it stops, and the costs of using it.

— Nassim Nicholas Taleb, The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable

Disseminating knowledge is the human duty, sharing it about so that all can benefit.

— Tracy Rees, Amy Snow

In complete darkness, it is only knowledge and wisdom that separates us.

— Janet Jackson

Perception is blind to the knowledge that you cannot understand.

— Lionel Suggs

Knowledge is NOT power. The correct application of knowledge is power.

— Izey Victoria Odiase

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.

— Max Planck

I think that we have a great opportunity to impart our wisdom and our knowledge and our experience to this younger generation. It may be different times, but experience transcends time, and wisdom transcends time.

— Victoria Osteen

If we forget the past, individually or as a culture, we lose knowledge that has already been gained, and we lose valuable tools by which our knowledge may grow.

— S. Joel Garver

Those with knowledge crave to become wiser, not powerful.

— Kiady Diaz

I do not mean to object to a thorough knowledge of the famous works we read. I object only to the interminable comments and bewildering criticisms that teach but one thing: there are as many opinions as there are men.

— Helen Keller, The Story of My Life

It is by studying little things that we attain the great knowledge of having as little misery and as much happiness as possible.

— Samuel Johnson

I am not trying to teach you anything but trying to ignite the fire of curiosity for knowledge and wisdom.

— Debasish Mridha

People, I guess, generally come to see me do stand-up with a working knowledge of my broad sense of humor on ‘The Daily Show’… I don’t think anyone would mistake me as an actual anchor.

— John Oliver

He who replies to words of doubtdoth put the light of knowledge out.

— William Blake, Auguries of Innocence

Exclusively of the abstract sciences, the largest and worthiest portion of our knowledge consists of aphorisms: and the greatest and best of men is but an aphorism.

— Samuel Taylor Coleridge

A half knowledge of another’s life mostly does injustice to the life unknown.

— Thomas Hardy, The Hand of Ethelberta

A good poem is a contribution to reality. The world is never the same once a good poem has been added to it. A good poem helps to change the shape of the universe, helps to extend everyone’s knowledge of himself and the world around him.

— Dylan Thomas

The knowledge of yourself will preserve you from vanity.

— Miguel de Cervantes

A writer’s knowledge of himself, realistic and unromantic, is like a store of energy on which he must draw for a lifetime: one volt of it properly directed will bring a character to life.

— Graham Greene

You can either acquire knowledge through a library or just have a Saggitarius friend!

— Ramana Pemmaraju

The purpose of learning is not to give exams in class and forget about it, but to increase the knowledge until they possess an area of the earth for God almighty

— Sunday Adelaja

For this reason, to study English literature without some general knowledge of the relation of the Bible to that literature would be to leave one’s literary education very incomplete.

— Lafcadio Hearn

As was the case for Nobel’s own invention of dynamite, the uses that are made of increased knowledge can serve both beneficial and potentially harmful ends. Increased knowledge clearly implies increased responsibility.

— Nicolaas Bloembergen

leave him free, and the mere sense of liberty would content him, joined to the knowledge that his presence was dear to those whom he loved best.

— Louisa May Alcott, Little Men

His absence seemed a solid thing, a burden I must carry in addition to my grief… Yet I knew I would continue to live. Sometimes that knowledge seemed the worst part of my loss.

— Robin Hobb, Golden Fool

When a reader enters the pages of a book of poetry, he or she enters a world where dreams transform the past into knowledge made applicable to the present, and where visions shape the present into extraordinary possibilities for the future.

— Aberjhani, Collected Visions of a Skylark Dressed in Black

Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge it is thinking that makes what we read ours.

— John Locke

So, even in the midst of craziness and exhaustion and a life-changing chaos, I was filled with peace and the sweet knowledge that I was walking the path my Goddess wanted me on.

— P.C. Cast, Untamed

All knowledge is born in the mind, and circumstances make them manifest.

— Abhijit Naskar, The Education Decree

Noble leaders choose: wisdom over wealth, knowledge over fame, understanding over honor, virtue over titles, and people over power.

— Matshona Dhliwayo

My musical knowledge is so bad it’s embarrassing. When composers discuss music with someone as primitive as myself, they have to talk about it in terms of senses and emotion, rather than keys and tempo.

— Jane Campion

Suppose that we are wise enough to learn and know – and yet not wise enough to control our learning and knowledge, so that we use it to destroy ourselves? Even if that is so, knowledge remains better than ignorance.

— Isaac Asimov

The quality of knowledge youbring into the relationshipdetermines the quality of therelationship.

— Dele Ayo Bankole

The substitute for knowledge is money.

— Gordon Bethune

Confronted afterward, she claimed no knowledge of that bedroom tryst; she did not intend to be held responsible for men’s dreams.

— Stacy Schiff, The Witches: Salem, 1692

Education is the freedom of wisdom , knowledge and understanding. But been educated does not guarantee success in life, but it’s the key to everlasting life.

— Bada Aderibigbe rasak

In general, the public knowledge base and thus decision-making behaviors are far more influenced by advertisement than with current science.

— David Perlmutter

The only souls that have knowledge of love, is of those who fall in love.

— Auliq Ice

An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.

— Benjamin Franklin

The President regards the Japanese as a brave people; but courage, though useful in time of war, is subordinate to knowledge of arts; hence, courage without such knowledge is not to be highly esteemed.

— Townsend Harris

He experiences a connection where knowledge does not interfere with wonder.

— Sherry Turkle, Alone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other

All religions have something to say about sex, and it rarely coincides with scientific knowledge of sex and sexuality.

— Darrel Ray, Sex & God: How Religion Distorts Sexuality

I don’t dare touch her. Loss is a knowledge I’m sorry to have. Perhaps the only thing worse than experiencing it, is watching it replay anew in someone else–all the awful stages picking up like a chorus that has to be sung.

— Lauren DeStefano, Sever

I might not be the most intelligent one amongst my peers but with the little knowledge I acquired over the years, I was able to give back to the society that has made me the man I have become today”.

— Abdulazeez Henry Musa, Cybersex: A Nightmare of the 21st Century: The Rebirth of Armageddon

Those Dutchmen had hardly any imagination or fantasy, but their good taste and their scientific knowledge of composition were enormous.

— Vincent Van Gogh

More interest you have more knowledge you have and more knowledge you have more questions you have and more questions means more wisdom you have and you are already inside the vein of life which is running with enormous speed.

— Baris Gencel

To ensure continuing prosperity in the global economy, nothing is more important than the development and application of knowledge and skills.

— Martin Rees

Hu-man, Hu-mility, Hu-manity, is a title of nobility of the Perfected One, one who has knowledge of its self, and living its essence

— AainaA-Ridtz

Thought must be divided against itself before it can come to any knowledge of itself.

— Aldous Huxley

Ignoramus: a person unacquainted with certain kinds of knowledge familiar to yourself and having certain other kinds that you know nothing about.

— Ambrose Bierce

One can pass on knowledge but not wisdom. One can find wisdom, one can live it, one can be supported by it, one can work wonders with it, but one cannot speak it or teach it.

— Hermann Hesse, Siddhartha

Wisdom is the right use of knowledge. To know is not to be wise. Many men know a great deal, and are all the greater fools for it. There is no fool so great a fool as a knowing fool. But to know how to use knowledge is to have wisdom.

— Charles Spurgeon

I wouldn’t wish any specific thing for any specific person – it’s none of my business. But the idea that a four-year degree is the only path to worthwhile knowledge is insane. It’s insane.

— Mike Rowe

I believe patriotism comes from the heart. Patriotism is voluntary. It is a feeling of loyalty and allegiance that is the result of knowledge and belief.

— Jesse Ventura

But shortcuts are dangerous we cannot delude ourselves that our knowledge is further along than it actually is.

— Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, Finding Flow: The Psychology of Engagement with Everyday Life

God Provides by divine Power through knowledge of His Promises so that we Participate in divine nature in godliness.

— Corey M.K. Hughes

There is no power relation without the correlative constitution of a field of knowledge, nor any knowledge that does not presuppose and constitute at the same time power relations

— Michel Foucault, Discipline and Punish: The Birth of the Prison

‘Blanche’ opened a new door for me without really making me more famous. ‘Blanche’ was a risk, but that is the only thing that excites me in this profession. The knowledge that I am an actress who takes risks lifts my soul.

— Lou Doillon

But often, in the world’s most crowded streets, But often, in the din of strife, There rises an unspeakable desireAfter the knowledge of our buried life;A thirst to spend our fire and restless forceIn tracking out our true, original course.

— Matthew Arnold

I have already lost the knowledge of the word whose sound has the shape of a soul. But perhaps it’s not too late. Come with me. Hurry now. We still have a chance to be young.

— Dexter Palmer, The Dream of Perpetual Motion

Grace is given of God but knowledge is bought in the market.

— Arthur Hugh Clough

Perhaps when a man has special knowledge and special powers like my own, it rather encourages him to seek a complex explanation when a simpler one is at hand.

— Arthur Conan Doyle, The Return of Sherlock Holmes

The power of knowledge is so great and forceful, if only we knew.

— Norhafsah Hamid, Back to Basics

Because a freeman ought not to be a slave in the acquisition of knowledge of any kind. Bodily exercise, when compulsory, does no harm to the body; but knowledge which is acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.

— Plato, The Republic of Plato

The inquiry of truth, which is the love-making, or the wooing of it, the knowledge of truth, which is the presence of it, and the belief of truth, which is the enjoying of it, is the sovereign good of human nature.

— Francis Bacon

When you travel, buy a historical book about the place, read to increase your knowledge on the beautiful places of the world.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, The Wings of Hope: Survivor

Debating clubs among boys are very useful, not only as affording pleasant meetings and interesting discussions, but also as serving for training grounds for developing the knowledge and the qualities that are needed in public life.

— Annie Besant

Wisdom does not only reflect itself in a person’s knowledge of what to say. It appears also in his knowledge about how to say it and when it should be said!

— Israelmore Ayivor, Daily Drive 365

…action is in fact knowledge in operation. Right action stems from right knowledge. Right knowledge is acquired through the teacher.

— Idries Shah, Learning How to Learn: Psychology and Spirituality in the Sufi Way

I do not know who I am, said the wise man, and went his way of knowledge unto the end of days.

— Kristian Goldmund Aumann

Ill gotten power, money knowledge and qualifications will vanish faster than realized

— Dr.T.V.Rao MD

When you gain maximum knowledge in any area of work and put it into practice, no powerwill be able to hinder you achieving your set goals.

— Sunday Adelaja

What is the body complex (pudgal)? It is influx and outflow (puran-galan); it is credit and debit. And if you attain knowledge of the Soul, the Self, then you will attain Moksha (liberation).

— Dada Bhagwan

The only good is knowledge and the only evil ignorance.

— Diogenes

Faith is not knowledge of what the mystery of the universe is but the conviction that there is a mystery and that it is greater than us.

— Rabbi David Wolpe

The earth is to be filled with the knowledge of the glory of the Lord

— Sunday Adelaja

The most obvious purpose of college education is to help students acquire information and knowledge by acquainting them with facts, theories, generalizations, principles, and the like. This purpose scarcely requires justification.

— Derek Bok

So long as we do not depend on the facts entirely, incomplete knowledge is better than complete ignorance.–Egwene al’Vere

— Brandon Sanderson, Towers of Midnight

History, memory – that is what makes us human, that, and our knowledge of death: ‘by man came death’. For knowledge of death makes us wish to extend our lives at the expense of others. And this is the root of the struggle for power.

— Saul Bellow, Herzog

God grant that not only the love of liberty but a thorough knowledge of the rights of man may pervade all the nations of the earth, so that a philosopher may set his foot anywhere on its surface and say: ‘This is my country.’

— Benjamin Franklin

A little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but a little want of knowledge is also a dangerous thing.

— Samuel Butler

Mistakes and failures are valuable experiences. With every experience, you increase in knowledge and wisdom for the ultimate success.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

The sole purpose of knowledge is to create hunger for experience.

— TemitOpe Ibrahim

The main force pushing toward reduction in inequality has always been the diffusion of knowledge and the diffusion of education.

— Thomas Piketty

Maybe knowledge is power, but it’s damned hard to think a burglar to death.

— Lois Greiman, Unzipped

As we grow in the knowledge of God’s holiness, even though we are growing in the practice of holiness, it seems the gap between our knowledge and our practice always gets wider. This is the Holy Spirit’s way of drawing us to more and more holiness.

— Jerry Bridges, The Practice of Godliness / The Pursuit of Holiness / The Pursuit of Holiness, Bible Study

The humanitarian lays stress almost solely upon breadth of knowledge and sympathy.

— Irving Babbitt

A scientist does not have hope, sir. Hope is what a man has in the absence of answers, and once he does empirical experimentation, he replaces hope with knowledge and disappointment.

— Michelle Franklin, The Leaf Flute – A Marridon Novella

They are not mad. They’re trained to believe, not to know. Belief can be manipulated. Only knowledge is dangerous.

— Frank Herbert, Dune Messiah

Humility and knowledge in poor clothes excel pride and ignorance in costly attire.

— William Penn

There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.

— Napoleon Hill

If knowledge is a glass of water, then wisdom is the unlimited, infinite and not yet invented ocean.

— Debasish Mridha

Faith is not knowledge of an object but communion with it.

— Nicolás Gómez Dávila

Perception, influenced by experience and knowledge creates an acceptable level of reality.

— Kamil Ali, The Initiates

Information is not knowledge, and knowledge is not wisdom. Reading – even browsing – an old book can yield sustenance denied by a database search. Patience is a virtue, gluttony a sin.

— James Gleick

The curve of man’s knowledge of himself ascends until the 17th century, declines gradually afterwards, in this century it finally plummets

— Nicolás Gómez Dávila

Its a bit mad. Too bad, I mean, that getting to know each just for a fleeting second Must be replaced by unperfect knowledge of the featureless wholeLike some pocket history of the world, so generalAs to constitute a sob or wail

— John Ashbery, Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror

It is as true as anything else which can be spoken to say that all knowledge is really available everywhere.

— Idries Shah, Knowing How to Know: A Practical Philosophy in the Sufi Tradition

The knowledge of anything, since all things have causes, is not acquired or complete unless it is known by its causes.

— Avicenna

The greatest gift is a passion for reading. It is cheap, it consoles, it distracts, it excites, it gives you knowledge of the world and experience of a wide kind. It is a moral illumination.

— Elizabeth Hardwick

And as if he had read her thoughts, the old man murmured, ‘What a blessing it is to die in your own bed, under your own roof, with your family surrounding you, full of the knowledge that you have lived as thoroughly as you wanted to.

— Anita Rau Badami, Can You Hear the Nightbird Call?

Don’t accept any knowledge or conventional wisdom without critically questioning it first.

— Debasish Mridha

A working knowledge of the devil can be very well had from resisting him.

— Flannery O’Connor, The Habit of Being: Letters of Flannery O’Connor

Perhaps my greatest wisdom is the knowledge that I do not know.

— John Steinbeck, Travels with Charley: In Search of America

For my own part, I would rather excel in knowledge of the highest secrets of philosophy than in arms.

— Alexander the Great

Liberty cannot be preserved without general knowledge among the people.

— John Adams

Wisdom comes from making mistakes, having the courage to face them, and make adjustments moving forward based upon the knowledge aquired through those experiences.

— Ken Poirot

The knowledge that makes us cherish innocence makes innocence unattainable.

— Irving Howe

A short while ago I foolishly thought I could learn everything – all the knowledge in the world. Now I hope only to be able to know of its existence, and to understand one grain of it.

— Daniel Keyes, Flowers for Algernon

If you want to be truly successful invest in yourself to get the knowledge you need to find your unique factor. When you find it and focus on it and persevere your success will blossom.

— Sidney Madwed

While the art of printing is left to us science can never be retrograde what is once acquired of real knowledge can never be lost.

— Thomas Jefferson, Letters of Thomas Jefferson

Habit is the intersection of knowledge (what to do), skill (how to do), and desire (want to do).

— Stephen R. Covey, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change

Technology is changing so fast that knowledge about specifics can quickly become obsolete. That’s why so much of what technicians learn is on the job.

— Robert Reich

There lies before us, if we choose, continual progress in happiness, knowledge and wisdom. Shall we instead choose death, because we cannot forget our quarrels? I appeal as a human being to human beings; remember your humanity, and forget the rest.

— Bertrand Russell

The greater our knowledge increases the greater our ignorance unfolds.

— John F. Kennedy

There is no greater impediment to the advancement of knowledge than the ambiguity of words.

— Thomas Reid

Knowledge is the essence of organized information systems. Wisdom is the essence of knowledge and experience.

— Debasish Mridha

To find your self, get lost is the search of knowledge and wisdom.

— Debasish Mridha

Grace is not part of consciousness; it is the amount of light in our souls, not knowledge nor reason.

— Pope Francis

It’s man’s nature to abuse knowledge and power, be it in the realm of science, government, or Wall Street. Take God out of the picture, and you have real trouble.

— Frank Peretti

I lived with the terrible knowledge that one day I would be an old man still waiting for my real life to start. Already, I pitied that old man.

— Pat Conroy, The Prince of Tides

We need to manage holistically, embracing all of our science and traditional knowledge – all sources of knowledge. We can do that from the household to government to international relations.

— Allan Savory

With Skype video calling, teachers can provide their students with first-hand knowledge from experts around the world and with other classes who are studying the same subject halfway across the world.

— Tony Bates

Confidence is not some nonphysical quality snatched from the spiritual dimension and installed in the mind. It is the feeling that arises when the body’s knowledge of itself is in harmony with a person’s dreams.

— Matt Fitzgerald, RUN: The Mind-Body Method of Running by Feel

Education in the form of knowledge and wisdom are only as powerful as how we use them in our daily lives.

— Matthew Donnelly

To know how to dissimulate is the knowledge of kings.

— Cardinal Richelieu

A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.

— Marcus Garvey

Knowledge was the great thing–not abstract knowledge in which Dr. Forester had been so rich, the theories which lead one enticingly on with their appearance of nobility, of transcendent virtue, but detailed, passionate, trivial human knowledge.

— Graham Greene, The Ministry of Fear

Chess is not only knowledge and logic.

— Alexander Alekhine

The first step of grace to seek knowledge begins with the reading of the Holy Scripture.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

When learning is purposeful, creativity blossoms. When creativity blossoms, thinking emanates. When thinking emanates, knowledge is fully lit. When knowledge is lit, economy flourishes.

— A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, Indomitable Spirit

Renew your mind with the knowledge on scriptures daily. You will be better equipped to handle any situation.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

That which others hear or read of, I felt and practised myself; they get their knowledge by books, I mine by melancholizing.

— Robert Burton, The Anatomy of Melancholy

The presence and love of the Word had called them into being; inevitably, therefore when they lost the knowledge of God, they lost existence with it; for it is God alone Who exists, evil is non-being, the negation and antithesis of good.

— Athanasius of Alexandria, On the Incarnation

It’s very strange that most people don’t care if their knowledge of their family history only goes back three generations.

— Douglas Coupland

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.

— Hubert H. Humphrey

Belief can be manipulated. Only knowledge is dangerous.

— Frank Herbert

Having knowledge of an unethical act and allowing it to continue can spread a contagion that can affect multiple beings in society

— Bertrand Russell

Our insight into the need of redemption will largely depend upon our knowledge of the terrible nature of the power that has entered our being.

— Andrew Murray, Humility

Women can enter (…) negotiations with the knowledge that showing concern for the common good, even as they negotiate for themselves, will strengthen their position.

— Sheryl Sandberg, Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead

The key then to attaining this higher level of intelligence is to make our years of study qualitatively rich. We don’t simply absorb information – we internalize it and make it our own by finding some way to put this knowledge to practical use.

— Robert Greene, Mastery

The moment when man acquires maximum knowledge is his LAST breath… You never know whats the truth

— Talees Rizvi

New knowledge is the most valuable commodity on earth. The more truth we have to work with, the richer we become.

— Kurt Vonnegut Jr., Breakfast of Champions

The Hegemony had known how to treat cancer, but most of the gene-tailoring knowledge and technology had been lost after the Fall.

— Dan Simmons, The Rise of Endymion

When scientific conversations cease, then dogma rather than knowledge begins to rule the day.

— Jaak Panksepp, The Archaeology of Mind: Neuroevolutionary Origins of Human Emotions

Not even knowledge takes all the strangeness from the world

— Sarah Perry, The Essex Serpent

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.

— Samuel Horsley

I thought they may have presumed too much knowledge of certain things for people who are not comedians. Like Montreal. A comic understands what it is and its importance, but someone else may not know about it.

— Todd Barry

A love affair with knowledge will never end in heartbreak.

— Michael Marino

The truth is that as a man’s real power grows and his knowledge widens, ever the way he can follow grows narrower: until at last he chooses nothing but does only and wholly what he must do.

— Ursula K. Le Guin, A Wizard of Earthsea

Imagination runs through the places where we live like water. We need both things-a living knowledge of the land and a live imagination of it and our place in it- if we are going to preserve it.

— Robert Hass

It must once again become a common knowledge to our people that it is only the wealth that we create that we can share.

— Sunday Adelaja

Man can no longer live for himself alone. We must realize that all life is valuable and that we are united to all life. From this knowledge comes our spiritual relationship with the universe.

— Albert Schweitzer

These things are going to look primitive to you, but you have to remember that we’re not stupid. We have the same intelligence as you. We simply don’t have the same cumulative knowledge you do. So we apply our intelligence to what we have.

— Warren Ellis, Crécy

Successful People studied to gain knowledge not to gain Grades.

— Udayveer Singh

Authority, reason, experience; on these three, mixed in varying proportions all our knowledge depends.

— C.S. Lewis, Christian Reflections

You are no greater than the knowledge you acquire, the desires you harbor, and the experiences you cherish.

— Matshona Dhliwayo

Let the kindness and the raw, aching beauty of the universe shatter you over and over again. find peace in the knowledge that your whole is composed of the sum of all of your beautifully broken pieces. because breaking is becoming.

— Jeanette LeBlanc

My father values talent. He recognizes real knowledge and skill when he finds it. He is color blind and gender neutral. He hires the best person for the job, period.

— Ivanka Trump

Our task is to learn, to become God-like through knowledge. We know so little. You are here to be my teacher. I have so much to learn. By knowledge we approach God, and then we can rest. Then we come back to teach and help others.

— Brian L. Weiss, Many Lives, Many Masters: The True Story of a Prominent Psychiatrist, His Young Patient, and the Past Life Therapy That Changed Both Their Lives

Human knowledge hasn’t been complete enough to understand the afterlife if it hasn’t been through the valley of death.

— Toba Beta, My Ancestor Was an Ancient Astronaut

More students have a better knowledge of pop culture than of the Constitution.

— Charles Bowen

An excessive knowledge of Marxism is a sign of a misspent youth.

— John McCarthy

When knowledge is limited – it leads to folly… When knowledge exceeds a certain limit, it leads to exploitation.

— Abu Bakr

The more knowledge you have, the greater will be your fear of Allah.

— Abu Bakr

In that case, on behalf of Earthlife, I urge that, with full knowledge of our limitations, we vastly increase our knowledge of the Solar System and then begin to settle other worlds.

— Carl Sagan

What I want to get out of my college course is some knowledge of the best way of living life and doing the most and best with it. I want to learn to understand and help other people and myself.

— L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Avonlea

In my own case, I employed this experiment mainly in order to seek for the barrier, if any, which divides our knowledge of the past from our knowledge of the future. And the odd thing was that there did not seem to be any such barrier at all.

— J.W. Dunne, An Experiment with Time

A search for knowledge is a search for the truth.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

If only we were all better educated. If then, higher education would at last be a journey for skill and knowledge rather than for power and status.

— Criss Jami, Healology

The beginning of knowledge is the discovery of something we do not understand.

— Frank Herbert

There’s only one effectively redemptive sacrifice, the sacrifice of self-will to make room for the knowledge of God.

— Aldous Huxley

The doctrine of “exit strategy” fundamentally misunderstands the nature of war and, more generally, the nature of historical action. for the knowledge of the end is not given to us at the beginning.

— Leon Wieseltier

Sometimes street knowledge can be as important as book knowledge.

— Vikas Swarup

Before knowledge comes understanding, before understanding comes wisdom.

— Steven Chopade

Many modern artists, philosophers, and theologians reject the knowledge of the past. Thus they must continually start over again from ground zero, their vision restricted to their own narrow perspectives, making themselves artificially primitive.

— Gene Edward Veith Jr., Loving God with All Your Mind: Thinking as a Christian in a Postmodern World

No knowledge comes from the outside world or an imaginary supernatural paradise.

— Abhijit Naskar

Can the knowledge deriving from reason even begin to compare with knowledge perceptible by sense?

— Louis Aragon

Those people who develop the ability to continuously acquire new and better forms of knowledge that they can apply to their work and to their lives will be the movers and shakers in our society for the indefinite future.

— Brian Tracy

It is only through love that we can attain to communion with God. All living knowledge of God rest upon this foundation: that we experience Him in our lives as Will-to-love.

— Albert Schweitzer

If there is anything unique about the human animal, it is that it has the ability to grow knowledge at an accelerating rate while being chronically incapable of learning from experience.

— John N. Gray

Refuse to be content with the knowledge of God. Insist on experiencing His presence.

— John Paul Warren

The knowledge we have of communication among cells does not permit my giving you a sophisticated understanding.

— Paul Greengard

It is difficult to learn what you do not enjoy. So love every bit of knowledge and enjoy every moment.

— Debasish Mridha

Change starts with awareness and once infected with knowledge the mind can never return to ignorance.

— Rebecca D. Costa

Those who fight for food will die in hunger, those who fight for wealth will end up poor heated, only those who seek knowledge and freedome will succeed even at there past.

— Hamzat haruna Ribah

I do not start with a full knowledge of the facts; the whole attraction of writing history is to educate myself: it is an exploration into the unknown – ‘a journey without maps, ‘ to borrow Graham Greene’s phrase.

— Michael Korda

But there, in that remarkable room, surrounded by a laughing, rollicking, unseeing collection of London’s brightest and wickedest, Pippa’s knowledge of anatomy expanded.It seemed there was such a thing as a broken heart.

— Sarah MacLean, One Good Earl Deserves a Lover

It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.

— Immanuel Kant

You can’t lead people to where you’ve not been yourself. When you all get stranded, you need the knowledge of someone who knows the way!

— Israelmore Ayivor, Leaders’ Watchwords

Knowledge is power, and the right knowledge lets man perform miraculous, almost godlike tasks.

— Dan Brown, The Lost Symbol

The knowledge that she would never be loved in return acted upon her ideas as a tide acts upon cliffs.

— Thornton Wilder, The Bridge of San Luis Rey

Solitude can be used well by very few people. They who do must have a knowledge of the world to see the foolishness of it, and enough virtue to despise all the vanity.

— Abraham Cowley

Our knowledge is a receding mirage in an expanding desert of ignorance.

— Will Durant

A true leader leads for the sake of love and his knowledge of the path, a bad leader redirects his followers to the path of destruction.

— Michael Bassey Johnson

He who has mastered the true nature of life does not labor over what life cannot do. He who has mastered the true nature of fate does not labor over what knowledge cannot change.

— Zhuangzi, The Complete Works of Chuang Tzu

Real education is never acquisition of knowledge but training of character.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

College is not important, knowledge is

— Abhishek Mishra

Effective use of Braille is as important to the blind as independent mobility, knowledge in the use of adaptive technology, and the core belief that equality, opportunity and security are truly possible for all people who are blind.

— Bob Ney

Fools may have the greatest repository of knowledge but will never attain Wisdom.

— Caleb Ricketts

I have a sure knowledge that Thanks are the highest form of thought, and that true gratitude brings unbounded happiness doubled by miracles.

— Raymond D. Longoria Jr.

Put in the time. To position yourself as an expert, practice, apply, experiment, volunteer, and work within your area of knowledge to deepen your own understanding as you build real-life experience.

— Susan C. Young, The Art of Preparation: 8 Ways to Plan with Purpose & Intention for Positive Impact

Wrote my way out of the hood…thought my way out of poverty! Don’t tell me that knowledge isn’t power. Education changes everything.

— Brandi L. Bates

When I was a boy, my mother would tell me that one of the best things in life is the knowledge that our story isn’t over yet. Our story may have come to a close, but your story is still yet to be told. Make it a story worthy of you

— Renee Ahdieh, The Wrath and the Dawn

After the knowledge of, and obedience to, the will of God, the next aim must be to know something of His wisdom, power and goodness as evidenced by His handiwork.

— james joule

We must pursue knowledge and wisdom above all other things.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

Once we know of atrocities we cannot remain silent, and knowledge inevitably leads to an urge to protect the innocent.

— Azar Nafisi

Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control.

— Martin Luther King, Jr.

Patriotism is voluntary. It is a feeling of loyalty and allegiance that is the result of knowledge and belief. A patriot shows their their patriotism through their actions, by their choice.

— Jesse Ventura

Property may be destroyed and money may lose its purchasing power; but, character, health, knowledge and good judgement will always be in demand under all conditions.

— Roger Babson

Faith consists not in ignorance but in knowledge and that not only of God but also of the divine will.

— John Calvin

The man who discovers new knowledge is the permanent benefactor of humanity.

— Ayn Rand

Men have always shown a dim knowledge of their better potentialities by paying homage to those purest leaders who taught the simplest and most inclusive rules for an undivided mankind.

— Erik Erikson

Remember it all, every insult, every tear. Tattoo it on the inside of your mind. In life, knowledge of poisons is essential. I’ve told you, nobody becomes an artist unless they have to.

— Janet Fitch

Our knowledge can only be finite, while our ignorance must necessarily be infinite.

— Karl Popper

As long as one is the doer of the actions, there is agnan [all other knowledge other than one’s own true self, wordly knowledge]. Agnan is the cause for the worldly life.

— Dada Bhagwan

Doesn’t our knowledge of death make life more precious?’What good is a preciousness based on fear and anxiety? It’s an anxious quivering thing

— Don DeLillo, White Noise

Speaking English well could open a window of personal and professional opportunities but having great knowledge of business English can give you the edge in becoming indispensable.

— John Taskinsoy

The meditative mind sees disagreeable or agreeable things with equanimity, patience, and good-will. Transcendent knowledge is seeing reality in utter simplicity. (146)

— Jean-Yves Leloup, Compassion and Meditation: The Spiritual Dynamic between Buddhism and Christianity

Your inner knowledge of yourself is what matters

— Sunday Adelaja

A fool can read a thousand books and learn nothing.A wise person can read one and become great. Using books for decoration is what ordinary men do. Using books for knowledge is what intelligent people do.

— Matshona Dhliwayo

Mistakes are, after all, the foundations of truth, and if a man does not know what a thing is, it is at least an increase in knowledge if he knows what it is not.

— Carl Jung

Knowledge without application is simply knowledge. Applying the knowledge to one’s life is wisdom — and that is the ultimate virtue

— Kasi Kaye Iliopoulos, Living in Light, Love & Truth: You Can Positively Change Your Life by Living in Light, Love, & Truth-Awareness + Reflection + Learning + Application

The acquisition of knowledge has become too intimidating a prospect for them, so they shun it in favour of faith.

— Mark Hodder, The Curious Case of the Clockwork Man

Arrogant men with knowledge make more noise from their mouth than making a sense from their mind.

— Amit Kalantri, Wealth of Words

All true happiness, pure joy, sweet bounties, and unclouded pleasure are contained within the knowledge and love of God.

— Said Nursi

Book knowledge is not enough. Experiential knowledge is essential for success in life.

— Debasish Mridha

All knowledge that Science has acquired so far, has been through the concentration of the powers of the mind.

— Abhijit Naskar, In Search of Divinity: Journey to The Kingdom of Conscience

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.

— Georg C. Lichtenberg

Checking the results of a decision against its expectations shows executives what their strengths are, where they need to improve, and where they lack knowledge or information.

— Peter Drucker

Man is not weak – knowledge is more than equivalent to force. The master of mechanics laughs at strength.

— Samuel Johnson

If your thirst for knowledge is strong enough, you will find the waters to satisfy it.

— Debasish Mridha

Knowledge that does not change behaviour is useless. But knowledge that changes behaviour quickly loses its relevance.

— Yuval Noah Harari, Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow

Let’s stop discussing about who a wise person is and start learning to become wise persons. Begin acquiring knowledge at the very moment you discover that there is something called “knowledge”!

— Israelmore Ayivor, The Great Hand Book of Quotes

Our knowledge is so limited that often we are not much better than an ape.

— Debasish Mridha

For [W. B.] Yeats magic was not so much a kind of poetry as poetry a kind of magic, and the object of both alike was evocation of energies and knowledge from beyond normal consciousness.

— Kathleen Raine

There are only two things that are absolute realities love and knowledge and you can’t escape them.

— Olive Schreiner

Light in Greek is the same thing as knowledge which is the opposite of ignorance.

— Sunday Adelaja

Accept your mistakes. Overcome your mistakes. Grow from your mistakes. Growth only comes after you have realized your mistakes. If you accept your mistake and have gained knowledge from it, it was all worth it.

— Avina Celeste

The Art of Writing for Children is the knowledge of what is significant to them

— Suzy Davies, Snugs The Snow Bear

In some sort of crude sense, which no vulgarity, no humor, no overstatement can quite extinguish, the physicists have known sin; and this is a knowledge which they cannot lose.

— J. Robert Oppenheimer

And what, Socrates, is the food of the soul? Surely, I said, knowledge is the food of the soul.

— Plato

When I began to write fiction that I knew would be published as science fiction, [and] part of what I brought to it was the critical knowledge that science fiction was always about the period in which it was written.

— William Gibson

One thing I’m sure Colborne will never understand is that I need language to live, like food—lexemes and morphemes and morsels of meaning nourish me with the knowledge that, yes, there is a word for this. Someone else has felt this before.

— M.L. Rio, If We Were Villains

Sophara scrawled orders on a slate and handed it to one of the libationarians, whose encyclopedic knowledge of the contents and locations of all the bottles kept the bar running.

— Scott Lynch, Rogues

I’m at the transition place myself, still playing high school girls but moving to a stage when I’m playing older roles and going to the places of stillness and wisdom and knowledge and weight. It’s exciting and scary.

— Tatiana Maslany

the matter is as it is in all other cases: if it is naturally in you to be a good orator, a notable orator you will be when you have acquired knowledge and practice …

— Plato, Phaedrus

My creativity, no matter how poor, is for me a far better guide than all the knowledge with which my head has been crammed. In the night of Power, its glimmer keeps the enemy forces at bay.

— Raoul Vaneigem, The Revolution of Everyday Life

God listens to our weeping when the occasion itself is beyond our knowledge but still within His love and power.

— Daniel A. Poling

He feared at certain moments that the only new knowledge he would take away from this country was learning how to swim and use the telephone.

— Damon Galgut, Arctic Summer

Passion makes you hungry for knowledge in your field, and knowledge fuels your confidence, which makes you unique in your field leading you to be successful.

— Alahdal A. Hussein

A theoretical grounding in agronomy must, therefore, include knowledge of biological laws.

— Trofim Lysenko

When truthful knowledge is dispensed, soul growth is accomplished every time, for all parties involved, in every situation.

— Molly Friedenfeld, The Book of Simple Human Truths

The world is perishing for lack of the knowledge of God and the Church is famishing for want of His Presence.

— A.W. Tozer, The Pursuit of God

Satanic blindness comes from the influence of human teachers who teach from head knowledge and not heart knowledge combined.

— John M Sheehan

Seek knowledge of thy soul.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

Once you become aware of knowledge and you are conscious of knowledge, there is no going back to the previous conscious state of mind.

— Nynke Visser

Belief and knowledge are considered to be two different things. But they are not.

— Stanley Fish

There are three parts to learning: information, knowledge and wisdom, A mere accumulation of information is not knowledge, and a treasure of knowledge is not in itself, wisdom.

— Rachel Caine, Ink and Bone

If we learn the most by our mistakes the wise have the most failures. While the timid and unfailing will always be missing true knowledge and perspective.

— Gary Rudz

We are breeding creatures incapable of surviving in any place other than the most artificial settings. We have focused the awesome power of modern genetic knowledge to bring into being animals that suffer more.

— Jonathan Safran Foer, Eating Animals

Libraries are more than just a storage place for books, they are treasure troves filled with creativity and knowledge. And that knowledge can be empowering.

— R.L. Hemlock

For the wanderer astray, the hermit seeking the lost booksTo him the bitter path of knowledge is truly germaneAnd to gaze at the grand canvas of depravity, the deified crooksAll the depth of duplicity of the celestial rulers most profane.

— T. M. Lakomy

The more knowledge that distributed, the more people know, so the more worthless that knowledge.

— Danny Listyo

The only good knowledge is the knowledge of God.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

Ignorance doesn’t lead to salvation, nor does knowledge pave the way to sin. – Cinda Williams Chima

— Scott Westerfeld, The World of the Golden Compass: The Otherworldly Ride Continues

If a little knowledge is dangerous, where is the man who has so much as to be out of danger?

— Thomas Huxley

He who has so little knowledge of human nature as to seek happiness by changing anything but his own disposition will waste his life in fruitless efforts.

— Samuel Johnson

The true religion is to be posited not in the knowledge or confession of what God allegedly does or has done for our salvation, but in what we must do to become worthy of this.

— Immanuel Kant

And even as each one of you stands alone in God’s knowledge, so must each one of you be alone in his knowledge of God and in his understanding of the earth.

— Kahlil Gibran

Without private prayers and personal study of the Scriptures, how can we increase in faith and grow in the grace of our knowledge of Christ Jesus?

— Lailah Gifty Akita

If it is true that we cannot possess knowledge of what is good in any absolute sense, it is equally true that we have an ethical duty to decide between what is better and what is worse.

— Richard Kearney, Poetics of Imagining: Modern and Post-Modern

True wisdom dwells in the ability to remain constantly aware of that in which we have no practical knowledge of

— Carl Henegan, Darkness Left Undone

The knowledge of “Where am I going?” sometimes depends on the faithfulness in little things

— Sunday Adelaja

The absence of specific knowledge about success is the reason why your journey along the path to success has been halted

— Sunday Adelaja

The bitterness of joy lies in the knowledge that it cannot last. Nor should joy last beyond a certain season, for, after that season, even joy would become merely habit.

— Tanith Lee, Delusion’s Master

All knowledge of cultural reality, as may be seen, is always knowledge from particular points of view.

— Max Weber

The excitable observer will pass judgement first and then make knowledge conform to judgement the prudent observer will first learn to know and then judge according to knowledge.

— Thomas Cleary

The knowledge of death seemed present in both sisters—it was something about the way they carried themselves, something that had broken too soon and had not mended, marking them in spite of their lightheartedness.

— Jhumpa Lahiri, Unaccustomed Earth

Scientific knowledge is in perpetual evolution it finds itself changed from one day to the next.

— Jean Piaget

The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.

— Isaac Asimov

The more knowledge you’ve got, the more understanding you have, the better you are able to implement and pass it on to others.

— Tony Orlando

When you are searching for knowledge, knowledge is also searching for you.

— Debasish Mridha M.D.

The best advice I ever got was that knowledge is power and to keep reading.

— David Bailey

The first step towards knowledge is to know that we are ignorant.

— Richard Cecil

There is no arguing with the pretenders to a divine knowledge and to a divine mission. They are possessed with the sin of pride. They have yielded to the perennial temptation.

— Walter Lippmann

Love is a force that connects us to every strand of the universe an unconditional state that characterizes human nature a form of knowledge that is always there for us if only we can open ourselves to it.

— Emily Hilburn Sell

Inner city education must change. Our responsibility is not merely to provide access to knowledge we must produce educated people.

— James L. Farmer, Jr.

… Desire baffles knowledge and power.

— Jean-François Lyotard, Driftworks

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

— Khalil Gibran

The nations of our time cannot prevent the conditions of men from becoming equal; but it depends upon themselves whether the principle of equality is to lead them to servitude or freedom, to knowledge or barbarism, to prosperity or to wretchedness.

— Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America

I know nothing, ” I say, cheerfully.“You never seem to. Have you ever wondered why that is?”“It’s very deliberate. I’ve found that knowledge is usually a burden. I prefer to be surprised and then eventually horrified.

— Matthew Norman, Domestic Violets

Translating any insights I have for strangers’ lives into positive action in my own has proved a challenge. While I’ve learned a lot about what everyone else is thinking, I fail miserably to use such knowledge in my private relationships.

— Mariella Frostrup

We never stop to consider that our beliefs are only a relative truth that’s always going to be distorted by all the knowledge we have stored in our memory.

— Don Miguel Ruiz

When David Marr at MIT moved into computer vision, he generated a lot of excitement, but he hit up against the problem of knowledge representation; he had no good representations for knowledge in his vision systems.

— Marvin Minsky

A writer may not know the way at first; but if he endeavors to complete his task, he carves a path with his story, a knowledge shortcut.

— Susan J. McIntire

What I learned from my years in Silicon Valley is that design can have a primary role in how a business is shaped, how a company can be design-driven. In my experience of large industry in Europe, that knowledge has been lost.

— Yves Behar

Ignorance is bold and knowledge reserved.

— Thucydides

It is the business of man to become acquainted with the material universe in all of its manifestations, so far as may be possible, in order to provide a foundation of knowledge on which the reasoning mind of man may increasingly build.

— John A. Widtsoe, Rational Theology

The knowledge that he had left me with no intent ever to return had come over me in tiny droplets of realization spread over the years. And each droplet of comprehension brought its own small measure of hurt.

— Robin Hobb, Fool’s Assassin

Commitment to nonviolence must not be based on patient acquiescence in intolerable conditions. Rather, it stems from a deeper knowledge of the self-defeating, self-corrupting effect of lapses into violence.

— David T. Dellinger

It takes use to make knowledge worthwhile.

— J.S. Morin, Mad Tinker’s Daughter

Don’t despise any experience. With every experience, you increase in knowledge and wisdom.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

Faith is the knowledge of God.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

People who just float around in life without any direction will tell you that your dreams are not possible. Their knowledge is the perfect mirror of their results. Logic makes perfect sense.

— Dragos Bratasanu, Ph.D.

The success of your presentation will be judged not by the knowledge you send but by what the listener receives.

— Lily Walters

It is my belief that the basic knowledge that we’re providing to the world will have a profound impact on the human condition and the treatments for disease and our view of our place on the biological continuum.

— J. Craig Venter

The fundament upon which all our knowledge and learning rests is the inexplicable.

— Arthur Schopenhauer, The Wisdom of Life and Counsels and Maxims

Fear in the absence of knowledge breeds irrationality.We should always seek knowledge, even in the face of fear.

— Biz Stone, Things a Little Bird Told Me: Confessions of the Creative Mind

knowledge without creativity is useless , creativity without knowledge is meaningless – msa

— shashidhar sa

Unlearn your knowledge about what WAS working to understand what is working NOW

— Roger James Hamilton

What men want is not knowledge but certainty.

— Bertrand Russell

More than any other product of human scientific culture scientific knowledge is the collective property of all mankind.

— Konrad Lorenz

In general, sharing and using things decreases their value. However, knowledge increases by implementation and especially by sharing among people.

— Eraldo Banovac

The essence of the world is Sachchidanand [sat-chit-anand, eternal knowledge and vision leads to bliss].

— Dada Bhagwan

…I see myself at crossroads in my life, mapless, lacking bits of knowledge – then, the Moon breaks through, lights up the path before me…

— John Geddes, A Familiar Rain

I felt knowledge and the unity of the world circulate in me like my own blood.

— Hermann Hesse, Siddhartha

As we expand our knowledge of good books, we shrink the circle of men whose company we appreciate.

— Ludwig Feuerbach

A knowledge of the forces that rule society, of the causes that have produced its upheavals, and of society’s resources for promoting healthy progress has become of vital concern to our civilization.

— Wilhelm Dilthey

After the knowledge of, and obedience to, the will of God, the next aim must be to know something of His attributes of wisdom, power, and goodness as evidenced by His handiwork.

— James Prescott Joule

When you sweeten your knowledge and experience with your thoughts, it becomes your wisdom.

— Debasish Mridha

Good apprentices know that they are in the process of becoming masters and that as responsible artisans they must seek to improve upon the knowledge entrusted to them and go further.

— William Coperthwaite, A Handmade Life: In Search of Simplicity

Knowledge does not equate to intelligence. It is the application of knowledge that separates the genius from the fool.

— Niquenya D. Fulbright

The results of knowledge without application results in nothing at all. Do what you know better to do.

— DeWayne Owens

And, that’s what I truly believe that we’re doing when we’re advancing scientific knowledge is we’re someday making the world better. Not only for our children, but for all people after that.

— Duane G. Carey

The result is that the same generation is in danger of growing up with 170 terabytes of knowledge and information, but not more than a few bits of wisdom.

— Sachin Kalbag

Buddhism is all about science. If science is the systematic pursuit of the accurate knowledge of reality, then science is Buddhism, Buddhism is science.

— Robert A.F. Thurman, Why the Dalai Lama Matters: His Act of Truth as the Solution for China, Tibet, and the World

Though knowledge itself increasingly ignores boundaries between fields, professors are apt to organize their pedagogy around the methods and history of their academic subculture rather than some coherent topic in the world.

— Steven Pinker

Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.

— Samuel Johnson, The History of Rasselas, Prince of Abissinia

Blindness to knowledge was his mother and despair of death his father. Darkness and fear gave birth to God. Awareness of truth will kill him.

— C.J. Anderson, Survive Ruinland: Chronicles of Lauren Vasquez

If we refuse to accept knowledge because it frightens us, we will never grow. If we give in to fear, we will never outgrow hatred

— Christina Engela

May knowledge come to us! What is this secret our heart has understood and yet will not reveal to us, although it seems to beat as if it were endeavoring to tell it?

— Ayn Rand, Anthem

I have a pretty good knowledge of the Indian world by virtue of living on several different reservations and being exposed to several different cultures and languages.

— N. Scott Momaday

Acquiring knowledge is a form of imitation.

— Jiddu Krishnamurti

Should you care to write (and only the saints know why you should) you must needs have knowledge and art and magic – the knowledge of the music of words, the art of being artless, and the magic of loving your readers.

— Kahil Gibran

Better abolish pulpits then to appoint men who have no experiential knowledge of what they teach.

— Charles Haddon Spurgeon, Lectures to My Students

A physician without a knowledge of Astrology has no right to call himself a physician.

— Hippocrates

Those who do not continuously seek knowledge are content to settle for mediocrity.

— Keith Allan Moore

In formal logic, a contradiction is the signal of defeat, but in the evolution of real knowledge it marks the first step in progress toward a victory.

— Alfred North Whitehead

Faith is about what we know, not what we feel. Yet, what we know will influence and direct what we feel. A strong knowledge of God will yield feelings of confidence in Him.

— James Castleton, MD, Mending of a Broken Heart

Acquiring knowledge is the most fruitful effort.

— Eraldo Banovac

The future of the world, dependent as it is upon atomic energy, requires more understanding and knowledge about the atom.

— Willard Libby

The scriptures are the instruments and how to use these instruments is a science itself. One goes wandering around for infinite lives because he doesn’t have the knowledge of this science!

— Dada Bhagwan

If we seek the knowledge God, all other knowledge will be given to us.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

The knowledge we gain from textbooks can never measure to the wisdom we gain through experience.

— Anika de Souza

Science is knowledge arranged and classified according to truth, facts, and the general laws of nature.

— Luther Burbank

Love + truth = strengthLove + knowledge = influenceLove + understanding = powerLove + wisdom = enlightenment

— Matshona Dhliwayo

Where is all the knowledge we lost with information?

— T. S. Eliot

A man can only attain knowledge with the help of those who possess it. This must be understood from the very beginning. One must learn from him who knows.

— George Gurdjieff

Holiness, as taught in the Scriptures, is not based upon knowledge on our part. Rather, it is based upon the resurrected Christ in-dwelling us and changing us into His likeness.

— A.W. Tozer, Preparing for Jesus’ Return: Daily Live the Blessed Hope

… it is because we have acquired technical knowledge without understanding the total process of life that technology has become a means of destroying ourselves

— Krishnamurti

Of the five most important things in life, health is first, education or knowledge is second, and wealth is third. I forget the other two.

— Chuck Berry

Take time to improve your knowledge and skills so that you can put a premium on yourself. You don’t have to be content in being simply a good doer if you can also become a great teacher.

— Jan Mckingley Hilado, Rich Real Radical: 40 Lessons from a Magna Cum Laude and a College Drop Out

Fear comes from the lack of knowledge and a state of ignorance. The best remedy for fear is to gain knowledge.

— Debasish Mridha

Our world is filled with people who have only a shallow knowledge of certain skills and have remained like that for so many years without self-improvement

— Sunday Adelaja, How To Become Great Through Time Conversion: Are you wasting time, spending time or investing time?

The aim of education is the knowledge not of facts but of values.

— William Ralph Inge

A lack of knowledge about your life mission does not abolish the mission itself

— Sunday Adelaja

An ordinary man gets arrogant with beauty, conceited with knowledge and ruthless with power.

— Amit Kalantri

Cherish that which is within you, and shut off that which is without; for much knowledge is a curse.

— Zhuangzi

The shortest and surest way of arriving at real knowledge is to unlearn the lessons we have been taught, to mount the first principles, and take nobody’s word about them.

— Henry IV of England

The question of divine knowledge is so deep that it is really known only to those who have it.

— Idries Shah, The Way of the Sufi

A man has only so much knowledge as he puts to work.

— Francis of Assisi

There’s a lot of information that has been in peoples’ heads and hasn’t gotten onto the Internet. Even as the Web has gotten really big, there’s just been this gap. So we made Quora as a general place for people to share knowledge of all kinds.

— Adam D’Angelo

Depend upon it 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.

— Arthur Conan Doyle

The one who makes the idols never worships them, however tenderly he might have molded the clay. You cannot have knowledge and worship at the same time. Mystery is the essence of divinity. Gods must keep their distances from men.

— Zora Neale Hurston, I Love Myself When I Am Laughing… And Then Again: A Zora Neale Hurston Reader

Know something about something. Don’t just present your wonderful self to the world. Constantly amass knowledge and offer it around.

— Richard Holbrooke

Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited to all we know and understand, while imagination embraces the entire world, and all there ever will be to know and understand.

— Michael Scott, The Warlock

Knowing is the most profound kind of love, giving someone the gift of knowledge about yourself.

— Marsha Norman

Kids need time for problem solving, critical thinking, applying knowledge through project-based instruction, working in teams, falling down and getting right back up to figure out what they didn’t understand and why.

— Randi Weingarten

The unity of scientific and spiritual knowledge is realized when each of the particular sciences is organically related to the supreme knowledge of al-tawhid.

— Osman Bakar, Tawhid and Science

So the stories aren’t just stories, is what you’re saying. They’re really secret knowledge disguised as stories.””One could say that of all stories, younger brother.

— G. Willow Wilson, Alif the Unseen

We continuously enhance our knowledge base be it latest in technology, market scenario or customer requirements.

— UAE Exchange

Our knowledge of dynamic processes is necessarily inferior to our ability to describe stationary conditions.

— Oskar Morgenstern, On The Accuracy Of Economic Observations

A seed of knowledge exist in any situation.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

Sometimes there is no comfort, only the knowledge that the worst has happened

— Ashley Gardner, The Hanover Square Affair

Many have knowledge and only few have wisdom.

— Debasish Mridha

Very few beings really seek knowledge in this world. Mortal or immortal, few really ASK. On the contrary, they try to wring from the unknown the answers they have already shaped in their own minds.

— Anne Rice

In complete darkness we are all the same, it is only our knowledge and wisdom that separates us, don’t let your eyes deceive you.

— Janet Jackson

As they walked, a sudden rush of wind hurled low across the grass, bringing with it the scent of moving water and rocks hidden in shadows, and Blue thrilled again and again with the knowledge that magic was real, magic was real, magic was real.

— Maggie Stiefvater, The Dream Thieves

Scientific knowledge scarcely exists amongst the higher classes of society. The discussion in the Houses of Lords or of Commons, which arise on the occurrence of any subjects connected with science, sufficiently prove this fact…

— Charles Babbage, Reflections on the Decline of Science in England

It’s a bit cliche, but you can’t go wrong by writing what you know. Even if you’re a horrible writer, your own knowledge and experience is unrivaled. Nobody knows what you know like you know what you know. The way you see things is pretty unique.

— Issa Rae

For a knowledge of intimacy, localization in the spaces of our intimacy is more urgent than determination of dates.

— Gaston Bachelard, The Poetics of Space

All knowledge meets an end at the question ‘…Why?

— Criss Jami, Healology

Wisdom is the best gift you can ever build. It gets you to unimagined heights and knowledge follows it.

— Auliq Ice

Scientific knowledge is a kind of discourse.

— Jean-Francois Lyotard

Judgement can do without knowledge: but not knowledge without judgement.

— Michel de Montaigne, The Complete Essays

The interpretation of dreams is the royal road to a knowledge of the unconscious activities of the mind.

— Sigmund Freud

There was a rare quality about Nurse Grace’s smile. It was the knowledge that sooner or later her smile would inspire some witty observer to say something around the lines of, “Every time you do this, an angel farts”.

— Sorin Suciu, The Scriptlings

The buyer, the prospect, the customer expects you to have knowledge of their stuff, not just your stuff.

— Jeffrey Gitomer

As our circle of knowledge expands, so does the circumference of darkness surrounding it.

— Albert Einstein

Consumers deserve the right to know what’s in their food – and obviously, most people want that choice. It’s hard to see how more knowledge about the products we eat every day can hurt us.

— Michael Specter

May the knowledge of the Gospel, the power of salvation transform our lives to walk in the light.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

Calculus, the electrical battery, the telephone, the steam engine, the radio – all these groundbreaking innovations were hit upon by multiple inventors working in parallel with no knowledge of one another.

— Steven Johnson

Sharing a burdened heart with another who has the wisdom, strength, and knowledge to carry it, frees us from its weight long enough to focus on solutions

— Gayathri Ramprasad, Shadows in the Sun: Healing from Depression and Finding the Light Within

If you first fortify yourself with the true knowledge of the Universal Self, and then live in the midst of wealth and worldliness, surely they will in no way affect you.

— Ramakrishna

Your knowledge is revenue to success !!

— Simran Shah Khan

We are all fools blessed with the knowledge that certain events will come to pass no matter what path we take to get there. The wise ones follow their angels while they may.

— Alethea Kontis, Enchanted

Experts are by definition the servants of those in power: they don’t really THINK, they just apply their knowledge to problems defined by the powerful.

— Slavoj Žižek

In its broad sense, civilization means not only comfort in daily necessities but also the refining of knowledge and the cultivation of virtue so as to elevate human life to a higher plane.

— Yukichi Fukuzawa

If you have a house but no home, you are homeless; knowledge but no wisdom, you are imprudent; acquaintances but no friends, you are lonely; money but no happiness, you are poor; and life but no joy, you are lifeless.

— Matshona Dhliwayo

The only advantage of knowledge is that it can justify suffering.

— Sorin Cerin, Wisdom Collection: The Book of Wisdom

No matter the amount of knowledge and wisdom you acquire in life, you can never be wiser than wise itself.

— Abdulazeez Henry Musa

Use your knowledge and physical strength. You have the opportunity today, start living for Him

— Sunday Adelaja

Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.

— Plato

Leaders don’t leave people empty handed. They give them part of themselves through knowledge sharing and influence creation.

— Israelmore Ayivor, Leaders’ Ladder

Just like I find men who talk sports who don’t really know sports annoying, I think men might find women who don’t really have a true passion and knowledge of sports maybe not so attractive.

— Gabrielle Union

Make love an another human compulsion and you will fortify its limitation. Acquire it like knowledge and you will understand everything

— Ashutosh Gupta

The knowledge of God’s greatness is joy of the soul.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

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.

— Origen

For those who have obtained unobstructed knowledge of Self, the world is seen merely as a bondage causing imagination.

— Ramana Maharshi

Adding your own piece of knowledge to the vast knowledge of the humanrace could be a sufficient reason for having existed.

— Eraldo Banovac

Time stretches and calms, but still we reach, for we belonged then. We want to know. Sometimes that knowledge is painful, or inconvenient, or even damning. But it is essential. It exposes us for what we have been, and can be.

— Mark Mustian, The Gendarme

First knowledge is the knowledge of God.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

The knowledge of God without that of man’s misery causes pride. The knowledge of man’s misery without that of God causes despair. The knowledge of Jesus Christ is the middle course, because in Him we find both God and our misery.

— Blaise Pascal, Pensées

If God can only relate with us based on our level of knowledge that means God is limited to our ignorance.

— Sunday Adelaja, The Mountain of Ignorance

Spiritual knowledge is fruitful only when it is applied

— Radhe Maa

Indeed science alone may perhaps be sterile when pursued without an understanding of the world in which scientific knowledge is created and in which the fruits of science are used.

— Polykarp Kusch

You cannot simply put something new into a place. You have to absorb what you see around you, what exists on the land, and then use that knowledge along with contemporary thinking to interpret what you see.

— Tadao Ando

The current state of knowledge is a moment in history, changing just as rapidly as the state of knowledge in the past has ever changed and, in many instances, more rapidly.

— Jean Piaget

What is word knowledge but a shadow of wordless knowledge?

— Kahlil Gibran, The Prophet

Many of the gaps in my knowledge and understanding were simply limits of class and cultural background, not lack of aptitude or application as I feared. Page 135

— Sonia Sotomayor, My Beloved World

That which is now called learning, was not learning originally. Learning does not consist, as the schools now make it consist, in the knowledge of languages, but in the knowledge of things to which language gives names.

— Thomas Paine, The Age of Reason

This is the paradox of historical knowledge. Knowledge that does not change behaviour is useless. But knowledge that changes behaviour quickly loses its relevance.

— Yuval Noah Harari, Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow

Virtue is harder to be got than knowledge of the world; and, if lost in a young man, is seldom recovered.

— John Locke

The point is that knowledge of God is not prohibited under the First Amendment.

— Roy Moore

We know very little, and yet it is astonishing that we know so much, and still more astonishing that so little knowledge can give us so much power.

— Bertrand Russell

Hope gives us a reason to live and to make plans for our future. But common sense gives us knowledge that God has control over our life. Life is a journey. We hope and plan our future as we travel each day.

— Ellen J. Barrier

You must go to the school or to the books or on the field because knowledge doesn’t come to you, you must go to the knowledge.

— Amit Kalantri

Hope is the belief we might get it done, and faith is the knowledge we will get it done.

— Tom Shadyac

No knowledge can be more satisfactory to a man than that of his own frame its parts their functions and actions.

— Thomas Jefferson

If you are fortunate in life, age and knowledge breed compassion.

— Ronnie Musgrove

The books you have read and the knowledge and inspiration you have gained can never be taken away from you.

— Paula Gruben

I desire knowledge and wisdom.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

People in business are uniquely unqualified to see their own companies and product objectively. Too much product knowledge causes them to instinctively answer questions no one is asking.

— Roy H. Williams

Men go to the ballpark with an assumed knowledge and interest, whereas women need to constantly demonstrate how much they know and care.

— Stacey May Fowles, Baseball Life Advice

There are too many literati, yet very few are smart; knowledge is acquired far too easily.

— Dejan Stojanovic, Serbian Satire and Aphorisms

We tend to think of future inventions and discoveries, but in reality, these things already exist in the knowledge bank of the universe.

— Stephen Richards

That man who is without religion and mercy should be rejected. A guru without spiritual knowledge should be rejected. The wife with an offensive face should be given up and so should relatives who are without affection.

— Chanakya

The greater our knowledge increases the more our ignorance unfolds.

— John F. Kennedy

No one is going to give you the education you need to overthrow them. Nobody is going to teach you your true history, teach you your true heroes, if they know that that knowledge will help set you free.

— Assata Shakur

Invest to acquire knowledge to grow your wealth of wisdom.

— Debasish Mridha

Without television and mass communication, that knowledge wouldn’t exist. So I think it actually has the possibility of turning people into more understanding and more empathetic people.

— John Warnock

My fundamental philosophy is that you owe it to society to transfer to them any knowledge you have that might be useful.

— Leroy Hood

Where all is but dream, reasoning and arguments are of no use, truth and knowledge nothing.

— John Locke

As African economies boom and businesses are created, one of the big questions this growth raises is that of third-level education: how can Africa develop a knowledge infrastructure to rival that of the west, a sort of Harvard University in Africa?

— Richard Attias

The knowledge of God’s Word without love is a destructive force because it puffs us up with pride and legalism.

— John Bevere, The Bait Of Satan: Living Free from the Deadly Trap of Offense

Fullness of knowledge always means some understanding of the depths of our ignorance and that is always conducive to humility and reverence.

— Robert Andrews Millikan

When we walk with knowledge in our present and wisdom from our past we are able to discern how to prepare for tomorrow”. HS/el

— Evinda Lepins, A Cup of Hope for the Day: Coffee Hour with Chicklit Power

Books and knowledge are the two most powerful drugs.

— Meghan Blistinsky

It is now common knowledge that the average American gains 7 pounds between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day.

— Marilu Henner

Aging is an inevitable process. I surely wouldn’t want to grow younger. The older you become, the more you know; your bank account of knowledge is much richer.

— William Holden

It is not money that makes a person free, but it is the knowledge of God’s truths.

— Sunday Adelaja

If we had failed to pursue the facts as far as they led, we would have denied the public any knowledge of an unprecedented scheme of political surveillance and sabotage.

— Katharine Graham

Foolish men always believe that a little knowledge will give them control over the world, but it is no more than a display of their vanity.

— J. P. Vinluca, Aiko and the Dragon

When the experts’ scientific knowledge is legitimated in terms of being rational, logical, efficient, educated, progressive, modern, and enlightened, what analogies can other segments of society . . . utilize to challenge them?

— Martin Guevara Urbina

Our desires always increase with our possessions. The knowledge that something remains yet unenjoyed impairs our enjoyment of the good before us.

— Samuel Johnson

Academia is to knowledge what prostitution is to love; close enough on the surface but, to the nonsucker, not exactly the same thing

— Nassim Nicholas Taleb, The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms

Decision making in a democracy depends above all on knowledge and not just the intel available to presidents and policymakers.

— Nancy Gibbs

An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.

— Benjamin Franklin, The Way to Wealth: Ben Franklin on Money and Success

You can never know everything. Part of what you know is always wrong. Perhaps the most important part. A portion of wisdom lies in knowing that. A portion of knowledge lies in going on anyway.

— Robert Jordan

It created a global platform that allowed more people to plug and play, collaborate and compete, share knowledge and share work, than anything we have ever seen in the history of the world.

— Thomas Friedman

Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control.

— Martin Luther King, Jr.

The surest way of concealing from others the boundaries of one’s own knowledge is not to overstep them.

— Giacomo Leopardi

Our knowledge is the amassed thought and experience of innumerable minds.

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

Feeling your way to knowledge rather than thinking your way, often results in better learning.

— Sam Owen, 500 Relationships And Life Quotes: Bite-Sized Advice For Busy People

Educate yourself. Learn everything you can and then let knowledge yield to kindness.

— Bryant McGill, Simple Reminders: Inspiration for Living Your Best Life

I have repeatedly called for residency programs for teachers, like those you see in the medical profession, to ensure our educators have the training and knowledge to succeed in their classrooms and in their careers.

— Randi Weingarten

The knowledge you acquire in an area of study is accompanied by an incalculable ignorance. The farther we get into anything, we learn that we have even farther to go.

— Chris Matakas

The knowledge of “Where am I going?” comes during the process of implementation and dedication to the task

— Sunday Adelaja

I love thee for a heart that’s kind–not for the knowledge in thy mind.

— W.H. Davies

The greatest knowledge is to know thy Creator and thy soul.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

The blessing of knowledge becomes a curse when we pervert it.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion.

— Alexander the Great

The belief in their actions can mend constellations. The ambition in their thirst for knowledge can both create and destroy.

— F.K. Preston

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.

— James Mark Baldwin

Human knowledge is dark and uncertain; philosophy is dark, astrology is dark, and geometry is dark.

— John Jewel

The great end of life is not knowledge but action.

— Thomas Fuller

Our knowledge is limited. However, reading augments our knowledge.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

The interdependent couple is the new setting and their knowledge of Self is an ancient treasure.”-Serena Jade

— Serena Jade, Charismatic Connection: The Authentic Soul Mate Experience

We know accurately only when we know little with knowledge doubt increases.

— Goethe

Sufism is education, in that it has a body of knowledge which it transmits to those who have not got it.

— Idries Shah, Seeker After Truth

My wealth is in my knowledge of self, love, and spirituality.

— Muhammad Ali, The Soul of a Butterfly: Reflections on Life’s Journey

Gaining knowledge without wisdom is like reaching heaven and never entering the gates.

— WN Stanley

A man of knowledge can certainly offer some reasonable options to solve a problem – the question is why such a man is not always included in problem solving

— Eraldo Banovac

Were it possible for us to see further than our knowledge reaches perhaps we would endure our sadnesses with greater confidence than our joys. For they are moments when something new has entered into us something unknown.

— Rainer Maria Rilke

It is important to demonstrate to the unfree world that one of the privileges of democracies is to enjoy freedom of travel and intercourse and the exchange of knowledge and ideas. [Gerald Barry, from article in English Speaking World, 1950.]

— Harriet Atkinson, The Festival of Britain: A Land and Its People

Our heads are filled with ‘knowledge’, a knowledge that in some areas pre-empts our seeing anything at all.

— Idries Shah, The World of the Sufi: An Anthology of Writings about Sufis and Their Work

The limit of man s knowledge in any subject possesses a high interest which is perhaps increased by its close neighbourhood to the realms of imagination.

— Charles Darwin

Socialism is an insurance policy bought by all the members of a national economy to shield them from risk. But the result is to shield them from knowledge of the real dangers and opportunities.

— George Gilder

Knowledge is half the battle. The application of knowledge is the other half. (1998)

— Gary Borthick 1970 2001

The really frightening thing about middle age is the knowledge that you’ll grow out of it.

— Doris Day

The highest knowledge, knowledge of the Holy Scriptures.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

Life is all about selling. Being able to exchange knowledge and move people to co-operate.

— Colin Myles, Life Positioning: 27 Success habits to increase your personal value

The acquisition of knowledge is always of use to the intellect, because it may thus drive out useless things and retain the good. For nothing can be loved or hated unless it is first known.

— Leonardo da Vinci

One of the most obvious signs of intelligence is not knowledge alone but imagination combined with reason.

— Leviak B. Kelly, Religion: The Ultimate STD: Living a Spiritual Life without Dogmatics or Cultural Destruction

Only a very foolish person would think that specialized knowledge is important in everything apart from agriculture and farming

— Sunday Adelaja

We must always remember with gratitude and admiration the first sailors who steered their vessels through storms and mists, and increased our knowledge of the lands of ice in the South.

— Roald Amundsen

Witchcraft is the attempt to gain special knowledge or power outside God. What do we mean by “special?” We mean power or knowledge that is not found or allowed by God in the natural order.

— Thiessen, Sarah

Learning isn’t acquiring knowledge so much as it is trimming information that has already been acquired.

— Criss Jami, Killosophy

In this coming year, I will seek knowledge from those wiser than me and try to teach those who wish to learn from me. I love being alive, and I will be the best man I possibly can.

— Duane Allman

The topics we learn from our four core subjects during our childhood and adolescent stage of our lives help us to understand the norms of common knowledge and take pride of our citizenship.

— Saaif Alam

Perhaps they didn’t know they were at sea. Was there a certain percentage of people at sea who lacked the knowledge that they were at sea?

— Ben Marcus, Leaving the Sea

His unique skill had always been to absorb the talents and knowledge of others, use what he needed and discard the rest. He never allowed anyone to get to close. He kept the world at arm’s length in order to look down on it.

— Christopher Fowler, On the Loose

We are here and it is now. Further than that all knowledge is moonshine.

— H. L. Mencken

The true method of knowledge is experiment.

— William Blake

The respect one gets in the forces by virtue of the ‘rank’ is not absolute. ‘True respect’ is the one that is earned by virtue of actions, experience, knowledge and demeanor.

— Rajat Mishra, Can I Have a Chocolate Milkshake?

It’s only when you’ve pieced together a story in several different ways that you realise where the holes are, discover the knowledge that is still missing, the questions you still need to ask.

— Rebecca Stott, Ghostwalk

One must know combinations, one must have a true knowledge of food to be in the moment.

— Charlie Trotter

Learning is retarded in conditions of high anxiety and low acceptance. For most tasks, people have the intellectual knowledge to perform well; they just have a hard time acting on what they know.

— Tim Gallwey

September 8Today I pray for the knowledge of God’s will for me and then follow my inner guidance. I choose to make my thoughts and actions align with peace and love.

— Ruth Fishel, Time for Peace: Peace in Our Hearts, Peace in the World

I’ll tell you a story, far, far from here where blades of grass are fluent in sentient knowledge and trees are a mandala of prayer.

— Carolyn Riker, Blue Clouds: A Collection of Soul’s Creative Intelligence

At first it’s pretty cool: the limitless fruit of knowledge hanging low in your path. Then you realize it’s the only thing to eat around here.

— Rajiv Joseph, Three Plays: Gruesome Playground Injuries / Animals Out of Paper / Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo

Learning from the experiences of our ancestors, let us together create knowledge for all that benefits all.

— Kailash Satyarthi

Knowledge of mankind is a knowledge of their passions.

— Benjamin Disraeli

The test of our knowledge is not what we know, but what we can do.

— Marty Rubin

Thought is the wind and knowledge the sail.

— David Hare

Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge?Where is the knowledge we have lost in infomation?

— T.S. Eliot

It is common knowledge now that we depend on insects for our continued existence; that, without key pollinators, the human population would collapse in less than a decade.

— John Burnside

The doorstep to the temple of wisdom is a knowledge of our own ignorance.

— Benjamin Franklin

I trace the letters on the tree behind us in the picture. No one knows what’s churning inside of me. Crushing guilt…Pain…Relief. All mixed with knowledge that Trip is never coming back.

— Jennifer Shaw Wolf, Breaking Beautiful

I’m a strict, strict agnostic. It’s very different from a casual, ‘I don’t know.’ It’s that you cannot present as knowledge something that is not knowledge. You can present it as faith, you can present it as belief, but you can’t present it as fact.

— Margaret Atwood

On the nights I stuffed myself full of myths, I dreamed of college, of being pumped full of all the old knowledge until I knew everything there was to know, all the past cultures picked clean like delicious roasted chicken.

— Lauren Groff, Delicate Edible Birds and Other Stories

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.

— Daniel Bell

Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.

— Kahlil Gibran

In the world of technology, In the world of Internet , information, teachings knowledge are spreading so fast but sad no one want to apply or follow because everyone is busy to share.

— Mohammed Zaki Ansari, “Zaki’s Gift Of Love”

Children are notoriously curious about everything, everything except… the things people want them to know. It then remains for us to refrain from forcing any kind of knowledge upon them, and they will be curious about everything.

— Floyd Dell

There were differences between memories and dreams. He had only dreams of things he had wanted to do, while Lespere had memories of things done and accomplished. And this knowledge began to pull Hollis apart, with a slow, quivering precision.

— Ray Bradbury

The written revelation of God is in the world, but men heed it not. Instead, they look for knowledge where it is not to be found.

— Edward J. Young, E. Young Commentary: Daniel (Geneva Series of Commentaries)

Maybe knowledge is power, but it ain’t nearly as as satisfying as punching some smart ass in the chops.

— Lois Greiman, Unmanned

When you put together deep knowledge about a subject that intensely matters to you, charisma happens. You gain courage to share your passion, and when you do that, folks follow.

— Jerry Porras, Success Built to Last: Creating a Life that Matters

Education is not a product but a relationship and a process; a relationship between student and lecturer, and process by which knowledge transforms the individual.

— Kenan Malik

We all have that divine moment, when our lives are transformed by the knowledge of the truth.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

Interactive computers and software will, I think, provide a less costly method of doing some kinds of inquiry, in knowledge acquisition and even reasoning and interaction.

— Roy Romer

The newborn has only three demands. They are warmth in the arms of its mother, food from her breasts, and security in the knowledge of her presence. Breatfeeding satisfies all three.

— Grantly Dick-Read

Watch out for intellect, because it knows so much it knows nothingand leaves you hanging upside down, mouthing knowledge as your heartfalls out of your mouth.

— Anne Sexton, The Complete Poems

They set down all their knowledge on bits of leather or waxed wood or tablets of stone and think that is wisdom. What good does it do a piece of stone to have knowledge?…know it is the understanding graven in the heart that makes men wise.

— Marion Zimmer Bradley, The Forest House

Knowledge is not something which you learn and then remembers it for a while.But, knowledge is that which you learn, remembers it for eternity and use it when unexpected.

— Sachin Panwar

No body of knowledge needs an organizational policy. Organizational policy can only impede the advancement of knowledge. There is a basic incompatibility between any organization and freedom of thought.

— William S. Burroughs

It’s common platitude that knowledge is neutral but every now and then it would be useful if it was on your side and not theirs.

— John Brunner, The Jagged Orbit

I think my knowledge of music theory is rooted in jazz theory, and a lot of the writers of standards – Rodgers and Hart, and Gershwin.

— Zooey Deschanel

The knowledge of Christ which is produced by man’s own cleverness and wisdom is not a rock that can stand firm.

— Watchman Nee, The Spirit of Wisdom and Revelation

Courage is a special kind of knowledge: the knowledge of how to fear what ought to be feared and how not to fear what ought not to be feared.

— David Ben-Gurion

But, though all our knowledge begins with experience, it by no means follows that all arises out of experience.

— Immanuel Kant

The truest knowledge is to know thy Creator and thy self.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

The ultimate aim of assimilating knowledge is to create new ideas or gain wisdom.

— Pearl Zhu, 100 Creativity Ingredients: Everyone’s Playbook to Unlock Creativity

Passion without knowledge and the desire to learn is foolishness

— Abdulrahman Hariri

Even as we live with the knowledge that each day might be our last, we don’t want to believe it.

— Sharon Salzberg, Real Love: The Art of Mindful Connection

But of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, thou shalt not eat it; for in the day that thou eatest thereof thou shalt surely die.

— Anonymous, Holy Bible: New International Version

Books are the greatest treasure of wisdom and knowledge for mankind.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

A knowledge both of the factors of evolution and how they operate in human society becomes necessary if we are to develop a sound social order.

— Conway Zirkle, Evolution, Marxian biology and the social scene

The education that prepared me was my general education classes, which I tried to avoid when I was a stupid undergraduate, but which gave me the foundation of general knowledge that makes a career as a writer possible.

— Orson Scott Card

A well educated human being does not express his or thoughts that can perplex others because he or she has mastered the knowledge to avoid mentioning ideas that are vague, irrelavent and not compelling .

— Saaif Alam

The tree of knowledge of good and evil.

— Bible

The best teacher kindles the fire of knowledge with appreciation and love of students whose hearts so eagerly desire to learn.

— Debasish Mridha

What then is the intellectual advantage of civilization over primitive savagery? It is not necessarily that each civilized man has more knowledge but that he requires far less.

— Thomas Sowell, Knowledge And Decisions

No matter how righteous you are, no matter how carefully youcultivate the companionship of the Holy Ghost, there are vast amounts of knowledge which you need to acquireand which you are not going to receive through revelation.

— Rex E. Lee

Practice silence and you will acquire silent knowledge. In this silent knowledge is a computing system that is far more precise and far more accurate and far more powerful than anything that is contained in the boundaries of rational thought.

— Deepak Chopra

G is Grace, the Flaming Star is the Torch of Reason. Those who possess this knowledge are indeed Illuminati.

— Adam Weishaupt

My continuing passion is to explore strange industries, to acquire new knowledge and ask many questions, to boldly learn something I did not know before.

— Boripat Lebel

Invest your money and time acquiring knowledge for yourself… and the good news is that as you do so, you keep your children and grandchildren and unborn generations enlightened by what you have already learnt!

— Israelmore Ayivor, The Great Hand Book of Quotes

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.

— Mao Zedong

Both his voice and eyes had the burning cold of alcohol. His strength no longer lay in his military experience or his knowledge of the map, but in his harsh, impetuous soul.

— Vasily Grossman, Life and Fate

It must once again become a common knowledge to our people that it is only the wealth that we create that we can share

— Sunday Adelaja

I had no systematic way of learning but proceeded like a quilt maker, a patch of knowledge here a patch there but lovingly knitted. I would hungrily devour the intellectual scraps and leftovers of the learned.

— Ishmael Reed, Mumbo Jumbo

The idea of trying to create things that last – forever knowledge – has guided my work for a long time now.

— Edward Tufte

…Granny Weatherwax, who had walked nightly without fear in the bandit-haunted forests of the mountains all her life in the certain knowledge that the darkness held nothing more terrible than she was…

— Terry Pratchett

The past is important for all the information and wisdom it holds. But you can get lost in it. You’ve got to learn to keep the knowledge of the past with you as you pursue the present.

— Lauren Kate, Rapture

If a little knowledge was a dangerous thing, a lot was lethal.

— Tom Sharpe

He who grows not in the knowledge of Jesus, refuses to be blessed.

— Charles Haddon Spurgeon, Morning and Evening, Based on the English Standard Version

When you decide not to discipline yourself to seek for knowledge in any area, God sees it as the rejection of knowledge.

— Sunday Adelaja, The Mountain of Ignorance

Science knows no country, because knowledge belongs to humanity, and is the torch which illuminates the world.

— Louis Pasteur

God gives wisdom, knowledge and understanding.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

Today you have added another candle of knowledge and wisdom to your life. May it give you the power to enlighten the whole world. On your birthday, I wish you joy and happiness.

— Debasish Mridha

You cannot judge any man beyond your knowledge of him, and how small is your knowledge.

— Kahlil Gibran, Sand and Foam

If the past has been an obstacle and a burden, knowledge of the past is the safest and the surest emancipation.

— John Acton

No knowledge comes to you late. It comes just at the time when you are ready for it.

— Manoj Arora, From the Rat Race to Financial Freedom

When you rejects knowledge God can’t help you because He can’t help you with what you do not know.

— Patience Johnson, Why Does an Orderly God Allow Disorder

The knowledge of the Spirit is the true secret of creativity, leadership and happiness. It is spiritual intelligence that makes an ordinary person a genius. When a genius loses his spiritual intelligence, he becomes quite ordinary.

— Awdhesh Singh, Practising Spiritual Intelligence: For Innovation, Leadership and Happiness

Lost wealth may be replaced by industry, lost knowledge by study, lost health by temperance or medicine, but lost time is gone forever.

— Samuel Smiles

Maybe knowledge is as fundamental, or even more fundamental than [material] reality.

— Anton Zeilinger

Only a man of knowledge is capable of giving constructive criticism.

— Eraldo Banovac

The “more” of Christianity is a myth; a deceitful illusion designed to keep you busy and running in circles, always seeking but never finding, always learning but never coming to the knowledge of the Truth—a carrot on a stick, if you will.

— D.R. Silva, It’s All About Jesus: What They Never Told You in Church

There is hardly a limit to the knowledge and sympathy a man may have in respect of the finest things, and yet be a fool. Sympathy is not harmony. A man may be a poet even, and speak with the tongue of an angel, and yet be a very bad fool.

— George MacDonald, Mary Marston

Where there is no Sachchidanand [sat-chit-anand, eternal knowledge and vision leading to bliss], there is night (darkness).

— Dada Bhagwan

One whose knowledge is confined to books and whose wealth is in the possession of others, can use neither his knowledge nor wealth when the need for them arises.

— Chanakya

We know the value of a blessing when we don’t have it. But we only know the value of knowledge when we have enough of it.

— Raheel Farooq

We would never have gained the knowledge if it wasn’t meant to be used.” Jo was in teacher mode, and so we began to dance.

— Honeysuckle Pear

Science fiction writers, I am sorry to say, really do not know anything. We can’t talk about science, because our knowledge of it is limited and unofficial, and usually our fiction is dreadful.

— Philip K. Dick

Imparting knowledge is only lighting other men’s candles at our lamp without depriving ourselves of any flame.

— Jane Porter

Education and knowledge are no longer values of truth and beauty that make life worth living- they are reduced to an economic means to the ends of greater pay and more consumption.

— Shawn Otto

Sorrow is knowledge, those that know the most must mourn the deepest, the tree of knowledge is not the tree of life.

— Lord Byron

The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth.

— John F. Kennedy

Intelligence, knowledge or experience are important and might get you a job, but strong communication skills are what will get you promoted.

— Mireille Guiliano

Argument is conclusive, but it does not remove doubt, so that the mind may rest in the sure knowledge of the truth, unless it finds it by the method of experiment.

— Roger Bacon

Even scientific knowledge, if there is anything to it, is not a random observation of random objects; for the critical objectivity of significant knowledge is attained as a practice only philosophically in inner action.

— Karl Jaspers

A humble knowledge of oneself is a surer road to God than a deep searching of the sciences.

— Thomas a Kempis

Empirical” knowledge itself is of little benefit unless it awakens the inner perception of man as to his own situation, his potentialities, his risks, and his destiny

— Fazlur Rahman, Major Themes of the Qur’an

The acquisition of knowledge – knowledge of both the world and of their own religion – will inoculate young people against extremist ideologies.

— Hamza Yusuf

To attain any assured knowledge about the soul is one of the most difficult things in the world.

— Aristotle

It is a poor sort of man who is content to be spoon-fed knowledge that has been filtered through the canon of religious or political belief, and it is a poor sort of man who will permit others to dictate what he may or may not learn.

— Louis L’Amour, The Walking Drum

Children respect teachers today not for their knowledge but for the marks they give. Teachers respect children today not for the intelligence they have but for the threat they pose. That is the state of education today!

— Uma Shanker

When you plan something that is unpragmatic, it proves that you do not have a lot of knowledge about your topic that you are mentioning to others.

— Saaif Alam

He never sat an examination in economics: his knowledge came from pondering problems and discussing them as much as from book-learning.

— Richard Davenport-Hines

To those who believe but wish their belief to be strengthened, I urge you to walk in faith and trust in God. Spiritual knowledge always requires an exercise of faith.

— James E. Faust

Seek knowledge from the Great Spirit.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

When you look at the external reality, you may assume you know everything, but when you close your eyes and try to look into the darkness of your internal reality, all the knowledge of the external life fails to create a way out of the darkness.

— Roshan Sharma

Every great advance in natural knowledge has involved the absolute rejection of authority.

— Thomas Huxley

Wisdom is more faithful than a woman, and knowledge is more faithful than a friend.Folly is more oppressive than a tyrant, and evil more overwhelming than fury.

— Matshona Dhliwayo

Where the human knowledge ends, God’s wisdom and power begins to manifest in abundance.

— Gugu Mona

The whole purpose of education is to transfer and transform knowledge for the future generations so that they can transcend their lives and humanity as a whole.

— Debasish Mridha

God knows and sees all. His wisdom and knowledge far outweighs mankind, and whether or not people ever recognize it – He is the creator. He is the giver of life, and only He has the power to take it away. That’s why its imperative to submit to Him.

— Monica Johnson

Riches are not only measured by money but the wisdom and knowledge you possess.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

Lack of knowledge leads to rejection by God.

— Sunday Adelaja, The Mountain of Ignorance

The Angry Face” cannot deliver the knowledge correctly often!

— Sultan Alzahrani

Every great advance in natural knowledge has involved die absolute rejection of authority.

— Anonymous

When we relate and share knowledge authentically, this places us in a state of grace, a state of ‘win-win’ harmony with all others, and establishes trust among all.

— Robert David Steele, The Open-Source Everything Manifesto: Transparency, Truth, and Trust

We are only able to get into the possession of Wisdom and get closer to Truth when and if we realize that all the knowledge and experience concentrated in the mind only hamper us in our awakening to Truth.

— Frank Wanderer

Three passions simple but overwhelmingly strong have governed my life: the longing for love the search for knowledge and unbearable pity for the suffering of mankind.

— Bertrand Russell

A writer of fiction is really… a congenital liar who invents from his own knowledge or that of other men.

— Ernest Hemingway

Provided that nothing like useful knowledge could be gained from them, provided they were all story and no reflection, she had never any objection to books at all.

— Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey

The knowledge of all things is possible

— Leonardo da Vinci

It is my deliberate opinion that the one essential requisite of human welfare in all ways is scientific knowledge of human nature.

— Harriet Martineau

Intelligence is not always the source of knowledge but love is.

— Debasish Mridha

Our lives consist of a series of internal battles, deep within us, where weapons don’t exist and technology is unable to create devices that better the best of yesterday. Our knowledge is our only defense; caution, our only friend.

— A.J. Darkholme, Rise of the Morningstar

The problem of knowledge is that there are many more books on birds written by ornithologists than books on birds written by birds and books on ornithologists written by birds

— Nassim Nicholas Taleb, The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms

Security… it’s simply the recognition that changes will take place and the knowledge that you’re willing to deal with whatever happens.

— Harry Browne

A serious problem in America is the gap between academe and the mass media, which is our culture. Professors of humanities, with all their leftist fantasies, have little direct knowledge of American life and no impact whatever on public policy.

— Camille Paglia

Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.

— Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Science is the one human activity that is truly progressive. The body of positive knowledge is transmitted from generation to generation.

— Edwin Powell Hubble, The Realm of the Nebulae

All our knowledge has its origin in our perceptions

— Leonardo da Vinci

The person you consider ignorant and insignificant is the one who came from God, that he might learn bliss from grief and knowledge from gloom.

— Khalil Gibran

Compassion is the sometimes fatal capacity for feeling what it is like to live inside somebody else’s skin. It’s the knowledge that there can never really be any peace and joy for me until there is peace and joy finally for you too.

— Frederick Buechner

You have the chief spark of your health’s fire, for you have true knowledge of the hand that guides the universe.

— Boethius

A complacent satisfaction with present knowledge is the chief bar to the pursuit of knowledge.

— B. H. Liddell Hart

If there is knowledge we shall seek, we must search for the excellent knowledge of Christ Jesus.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

The fact that I can plant a seed and it becomes a flower share a bit of knowledge and it becomes another’s smile at someone and receive a smile in return are to me continual spiritual exercises.

— Leo Buscaglia

When a man says “I know what I mean, but I can’t express it, ” he generally does not know what he means—for there can be no knowledge without words; there can only be feelings.

— Sydney J. Harris

All the knowledge I possess everyone else can acquire but my heart is all my own.

— Goethe

Borrowing knowledge of reality from all sources, taking the best from every study, Science of Mind brings together the highest enlightenment of the ages.

— Ernest Holmes