100 Knowledge Quotes

6. “True knowledge exists in knowing that you know nothing.” –
7. “Knowledge is of no value unless you put it into practice.” –
8. “The beginning of knowledge is the discovery of something we do not understand.” – Frank Herbert
9. “Knowledge will give you power, but character respect.” –
10. “The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.” – Albert Einstein
11. “Knowledge is like money: to be of value it must circulate, and in circulating it can increase in quantity and, hopefully, in value.” – Louis L’Amour
12. “The greatest enemy of progress is the illusion of knowledge.” – John Young
13. “It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge.” – Enrico Fermi
14. “Knowledge is the treasure of a wise man.” – William Penn
15. “Today knowledge has power. It controls access to opportunity and advancement.” – Peter Drucker
16. “Knowledge is not simply another commodity. On the contrary. Knowledge is never used up. It increases by diffusion and grows by dispersion.” – Daniel J. Boorstin
17. “It is not the quantity but the quality of knowledge which determines the mind’s dignity.” – William Ellery Channing
18. “To be conscious that you are ignorant of the facts is a great step to knowledge.” – Benjamin Disraeli
19. “Anything that gives us new knowledge gives us an opportunity to be more rational.” – Herbert A. Simon
20. “The aim of education is the knowledge, not of facts, but of values.” – William S. Burroughs
21. “The best advice I ever got was that knowledge is power and to keep reading.” – David Bailey
22. “The mark of higher education isn’t the knowledge you accumulate in your head. It’s the skills you gain about how to learn.” – Adam Grant
23. “To acquire knowledge, one must study; but to acquire wisdom, one must observe.” – Marilyn vos Savant
24. “Ignorance is never better than knowledge.” – Enrico Fermi
25. “In complete darkness, it is only knowledge and wisdom that separates us.” – Janet Jackson
26. “Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.” – Alfred Lord Tennyson
27. “The past is a source of knowledge, and the future is a source of hope. Love of the past implies faith in the future.” – Stephen Ambrose
28. “Wonder is the desire for knowledge.” –
29. “Never stop learning; knowledge doubles every fourteen months.” – Anthony J. D’Angelo
30. “The knowledge of anything, since all things have causes, is not acquired or complete unless it is known by its causes.” – Avicenna
31. “Wonder rather than doubt is the root of all knowledge.” – Abraham Joshua Heschel
32. “Knowledge is power. Information is power. The secreting or hoarding of knowledge or information may be an act of tyranny camouflaged as humility.” – Robin Morgan
33. “Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens.” –
34. “Science gives us knowledge, but only philosophy can give us wisdom.” – Will Durant
35. “”Knowledge is love and light and vision.” –
36. “To know that we know what we know, and to know that we do not know what we do not know, that is true knowledge.” – Nicolaus Copernicus
37. “All our knowledge has its origins in our perceptions.” –
38. “The larger the island of knowledge, the longer the shoreline of wonder.” – Ralph W. Sockman
39. “Knowledge is not skill. Knowledge plus ten thousand times is skill.” – Shinichi Suzuki
40. “Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.” –
41. “”Real knowledge is to know the extent of one’s ignorance.” – Confucius
42. “Those who have knowledge, don’t predict. Those who predict, don’t have knowledge.” –
43. “The greater our knowledge increases the more our ignorance unfolds.” – John F. Kennedy
44. “The great aim of education is not knowledge but action.” – Herbert Spencer
45. “Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.” – Kofi Annan
46. “Only divine love bestows the keys of knowledge.” – Arthur Rimbaud
47. “Ignorance is bold and knowledge reserved.” – Thucydides
48. “A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.” – Marcus Garvey
49. “Where there is shouting, there is no true knowledge.” – Leonardo da Vinci
50. “Knowledge is knowing that a tomato is a fruit. Wisdom is knowing not to put it in a fruit salad.” – Brian O’Driscoll
51. “Risk comes from not knowing what you’re doing.” – Warren Buffett
52. “Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge.” –
53. “If you have knowledge, let others light their candles in it.” – Margaret Fuller
54. “The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth.” – John F. Kennedy
55. “It takes considerable knowledge just to realize the extent of your own ignorance.” –
56. “I would you: be informed – knowledge is power.” – Matt Bevin
57. “Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers. It may not be difficult to store up in the mind a vast quantity of facts within a comparatively short time, but the ability to form judgments requires the severe discipline of hard work and the tempering heat of experience and maturity.” –
58. “Knowledge is like money: the more he gets, the more he craves.” – Josh Billings
59. “Knowledge is the life of the mind.” – Abu Bakr
60. “Perplexity is the beginning of knowledge.” – Khalil Gibran
61. “The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.” –
62. “Knowledge is only one half. Faith is the other.” – Novalis
63. “Knowledge is an unending adventure at the edge of uncertainty.” – Jacob Bronowski
64. “Knowledge is the eye of desire and can become the pilot of the soul.” – Will Durant
65. “The doorstep to the temple of wisdom is a knowledge of our own ignorance.” – Benjamin Franklin
66. “Knowledge rests not upon truth alone, but upon error also.” –
67. “Liberty cannot be preserved without general knowledge among the people.” –
68. “Our knowledge is a little island in a great ocean of nonknowledge.” – Isaac Bashevis Singer
69. “We are here and it is now. Further than that, all human knowledge is moonshine.” – H. L. Mencken
70. “Science is the father of knowledge, but opinion breeds ignorance.” – Hippocrates
71. “Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.” – Khalil Gibran
72. “Knowledge is power. You can’t begin a career, for that matter even a relationship, unless you know everything there is to know about it.” – Randeep Hooda
73. “A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.” – Khalil Gibran
74. “They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it’s not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.” – Terry Pratchett
75. “It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.” – Immanuel Kant
76. “The true method of knowledge is experiment.” –
77. “The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends.” –
78. “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.” – Sydney Madwed
79. “Knowledge is true opinion.” – Plato
80. “I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.” – Immanuel Kant
81. “Without knowledge action is useless and knowledge without action is futile.” – Abu Bakr
82. “Science is the knowledge of consequences, and dependence of one fact upon another.” –
83. “Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be.” – Albert Einstein
84. “The natural desire of good men is knowledge.” – Leonardo da Vinci
85. “Knowledge has to be improved, , and increased constantly, or it vanishes.” – Peter Drucker
86. “No man’s knowledge here can go beyond his experience.” –
87. “Information is not knowledge.” – Albert Einstein
88. “A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge.” – Thomas Carlyle
89. “As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.” – Charles Morgan
90. “The art and science of asking questions is the source of all knowledge.” – Thomas Berger
91. “New knowledge is the most valuable commodity on earth. The more truth we have to work with, the richer we become.” –
92. “The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge.” –
93. “Knowledge is power only if man knows what facts not to bother with.” – Robert Staughton Lynd
94. “A thorough knowledge of the Bible is worth more than a college education.” –
95. “A good decision is based on knowledge and not on numbers.” – Plato