Knowledge quotes page 1
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living; the other helps you make
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
Bodily exercise, when compulsory, does no harm to the body; but knowledge which is
acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.
Between me and Rudyard Kipling, we cover all knowledge. He knows all that can be known,
and I know the rest.
All men by nature desire knowledge.
The only competition you will ever face is with your own ignorance.
There is only one good, knowledge, and one evil, ignorance.
Knowledge is power.
Sir Francis Bacon
It is better to conceal one's knowledge than to reveal one's knowledge.
I have never met a man so ignorant that I couldn't learn
something from him.
To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge.
By filling one's head instead of one's pocket, one cannot be robbed.
Zeal will do more than knowledge.
Instinct is something which transcends knowledge. We have, undoubtedly, certain finer fibers
that enable us to perceive truths when logical deduction, or any other willful effort of the
brain, is futile.
It is better to know nothing than to half-know many things.
People are difficult to govern because they have too much knowledge.
The end of all knowledge is to serve human happiness.
We can't have full knowledge all at once. We must start by believing; then afterwards we
may be led on to master the evidence for ourselves.
I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
Ignorance breeds monsters to fill up the vacancies of the soul that are unoccupied by the
verities of knowledge.
Knowledge is like the sun - it dispels the darkness.
The way of success is the way of continuous pursuit of knowledge.
To achieve perfection, one must first begin by not understanding many things. And if
understand too quickly, we may not understand well.
The struggling for knowledge hath a pleasure in it like that of wrestling with a fine woman.
When you know better you do better.
The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge.
Ignorance is the soil in which belief in miracles grows.
Robert G. Ingersoll
Learning is an active process. We learn by doing. Only knowledge that is used sticks in your
The world is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.