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Knowledge Quotes

Knowledge either means experience or education. This means that it can be got from either schooling or just by living the ‘real’ life. There are several dictionary meanings to knowledge which include: acquaintance with facts, truths, or principles, as from study or investigation. Knowledge germinates from the idea that you have certain information from collected data and can use this in interpretation. One might have knowledge on a particular topic that another might not. Hence, knowledge is purely subjective. To know more about some knowledge quotations, explore the article ahead.

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Never stop fighting until you arrive at your destined place - that is, the unique you. Have an aim in life, continuously acquire knowledge, work hard, and have perseverance to realise the great life.

Thomas Jefferson

Educate and inform the whole mass of the people... They are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.

Plato

Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge.

There is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there has always been. The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge.

Lord Byron

Sorrow is knowledge, those that know the most must mourn the deepest, the tree of knowledge is not the tree of life.

Thomas Hobbes

It is not wisdom but Authority that makes a law.

Peter Drucker

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

Horace Mann

Every addition to true knowledge is an addition to human power.

Laurence Sterne

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

John F. Kennedy

The greater our knowledge increases the more our ignorance unfolds.

Benjamin Franklin

An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.

Leonardo da Vinci

Nature is the source of all true knowledge. She has her own logic, her own laws, she has no effect without cause nor invention without necessity.

Marcel Proust

Illness is the doctor to whom we pay most heed; to kindness, to knowledge, we make promise only; pain we obey.

P. G. Wodehouse

Golf... is the infallible test. The man who can go into a patch of rough alone, with the knowledge that only God is watching him, and play his ball where it lies, is the man who will serve you faithfully and well.

Lonliness
Thomas Moore

Wisdom and deep intelligence require an honest appreciation of mystery.

Justin Hartley

Unfortunately, I know very little about Indian cinema. I know we have Bollywood... But my knowledge about it is very little.

Cinema
James Madison

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

T. S. Eliot

Where is the Life we have lost in living? Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge? Where is the knowledge we have lost in information?

Thomas Hobbes

Science is the knowledge of consequences, and dependence of one fact upon another.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.

Princess Diana

Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

As great minds have the faculty of saying a great deal in a few words, so lesser minds have a talent of talking much, and saying nothing.

Warren Buffett

Risk comes from not knowing what you're doing.

Francis Bacon

Knowledge is power.

Thomas More

What though youth gave love and roses, Age still leaves us friends and wine.

Isaac Asimov

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

Anton Chekhov

Knowledge is of no value unless you put it into practice.

Vince Lombardi

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.

Thomas Merton

Every moment and every event of every man's life on earth plants something in his soul.

Life Men Plants Soul
Leo Buscaglia

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.

Malcolm X

Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.

Socrates

True knowledge exists in knowing that you know nothing.

Isaac Asimov

If knowledge can create problems, it is not through ignorance that we can solve them.

Bruce Lee

Knowledge will give you power, but character respect.

Jimi Hendrix

Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens.

Honestly, being a 5'11" quarterback, not too many people think that you can play in the National Football League. And so for me, you know, I knew that my height doesn't define my skill set, you know? I believed in my talent. I believed in what God gave me. I believed in the knowledge that I have of the game.

Socrates

To know, is to know that you know nothing. That is the meaning of true knowledge.

James Madison

The advancement and diffusion of knowledge is the only guardian of true liberty.

With all the knowledge and skill acquired in thousands of flights in the last ten years, I would hardly think today of making my first flight on a strange machine in a twenty-seven mile wind, even if I knew that the machine had already been flown and was safe.

Bertrand Russell

The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge.

Hippocrates

Science is the father of knowledge, but opinion breeds ignorance.

Samuel Johnson

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

Walter Scott

All men who have turned out worth anything have had the chief hand in their own education.

Theodore Roosevelt

A thorough knowledge of the Bible is worth more than a college education.

Neil Armstrong

Research is creating new knowledge.

Confucius

To know what you know and what you do not know, that is true knowledge.

Thomas More

To be educated, a person doesn't have to know much or be informed, but he or she does have to have been exposed vulnerably to the transformative events of an engaged human life.

Hippocrates

There are in fact two things, science and opinion; the former begets knowledge, the latter ignorance.

Albert Einstein

The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.

What secret knowledge, one must wonder, is breathed into lawyers when they become Justices of this Court that enables them to discern that a practice which the text of the Constitution does not clearly proscribe, and which our people have regarded as constitutional for 200 years, is in fact unconstitutional?

Alexander the Great

I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion.

Thomas Jefferson

There is not a truth existing which I fear... or would wish unknown to the whole world.

Confucius

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

Dalai Lama

Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.

Saint Thomas Aquinas

Love takes up where knowledge leaves off.

Henry Miller

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

I think to be a great quarterback, you have to have a great leadership, great attention to detail, and a relentless competitive nature. And that's what I try to bring to the table, and I have a long way to go. I'm still learning, and I'm still on a constant quest for knowledge.

Bertrand Russell

There is much pleasure to be gained from useless knowledge.

Lee Iacocca

There is no substitute for accurate knowledge. Know yourself, know your business, know your men.

Hermann Hesse

Knowledge can be communicated, but not wisdom. One can find it, live it, be fortified by it, do wonders through it, but one cannot communicate and teach it.

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

If four things are followed - having a great aim, acquiring knowledge, hard work, and perseverance - then anything can be achieved.

Adolf Hitler

It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.

Voltaire

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

Eudora Welty

Writing a story or a novel is one way of discovering sequence in experience, of stumbling upon cause and effect in the happenings of a writer's own life.

Helen Keller

Knowledge is love and light and vision.

Henry Ford

If money is your hope for independence you will never have it. The only real security that a man will have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience, and ability.

It is in moments of illness that we are compelled to recognize that we live not alone but chained to a creature of a different kingdom, whole worlds apart, who has no knowledge of us and by whom it is impossible to make ourselves understood: our body.

Lonliness
D. H. Lawrence

Life is a travelling to the edge of knowledge, then a leap taken.

Samuel Johnson

Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.

Albert Einstein

It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.

A. R. Rahman

Wisdom comes from within. Knowledge is acquired and can sometimes put a screen on your wisdom.

George Bernard Shaw

Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance.

Hippocrates

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

Plutarch

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

Ambrose Bierce

The small part of ignorance that we arrange and classify we give the name of knowledge.

Alexander the Great

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

Nicki Minaj

My advice to women in general: Even if you're doing a nine-to-five job, treat yourself like a boss. Not arrogant, but be sure of what you want - and don't allow people to run anything for you without your knowledge.

Bertrand Russell

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.

Plato

The learning and knowledge that we have, is, at the most, but little compared with that of which we are ignorant.

George Washington Carver

From a child, I had an inordinate desire for knowledge and especially music, painting, flowers, and the sciences, Algebra being one of my favorite studies.

Music Desire Painting
Albert Einstein

The only source of knowledge is experience.

Peter Drucker

A manager is responsible for the application and performance of knowledge.

John F. Kennedy

The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth.

Carl Jung

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.

Michel de Montaigne

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

Nikola Tesla

Electrical science has revealed to us the true nature of light, has provided us with innumerable appliances and instruments of precision, and has thereby vastly added to the exactness of our knowledge.

William Shakespeare

Ignorance is the curse of God; knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven.

Heaven Flying
Napolean Hill

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.

T. S. Eliot

Knowledge is invariably a matter of degree: you cannot put your finger upon even the simplest datum and say this we know.

Chanakya

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

Benjamin Disraeli

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

A civilization is a heritage of beliefs, customs, and knowledge slowly accumulated in the course of centuries, elements difficult at times to justify by logic, but justifying themselves as paths when they lead somewhere, since they open up for man his inner distance.

Heritage
Peter Drucker

Knowledge has to be improved, challenged, and increased constantly, or it vanishes.

Ambrose Bierce

Faith: Belief without evidence in what is told by one who speaks without knowledge, of things without parallel.

Stephen Hawking

Scientists have become the bearers of the torch of discovery in our quest for knowledge.

Plato

Knowledge which is acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.

Anais Nin

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

Oliver Wendell Holmes

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

Albert Einstein

The gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.

Leonardo da Vinci

Where there is shouting, there is no true knowledge.