My thoughts about knowledge


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My thoughts about knowledge

  1. 1. One thing only I know, and that is that I know nothing.
  2. 2. Knowledge has to be improved, challenged, and increased constantly, or it vanishes.
  3. 3. Knowledge is a treasure, but practice is the key to it.
  4. 4. How do you know so much about everything? was asked of a very wise and intelligent man; and the answer was ''By never being afraid or ashamed to ask questions as to anything of which I was ignorant.
  5. 5. Know, first, who you are, and then adorn yourself accordingly.
  6. 6. The desire of knowledge, like the thirst for riches, increases ever with the acquisition of it.
  7. 7. The greater our knowledge increases, the greater our ignorance unfolds.
  8. 8. The trouble with the world is not that people know too little, but that they know so many things that ain't so.
  9. 9. It is impossible to begin to learn that which one thinks one already knows.
  10. 10. Knowledge is of two kinds: We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information about it.
  11. 11. Acquire new knowledge whilst thinking over the old, and you may become a teacher of others.
  12. 12. We don't know one-millionth of one percent about anything.
  13. 13. Many of us don't have to turn out the lights to be in the dark.
  14. 14. To know that we know what we know, and that we do not know what we do not know, that is true knowledge.
  15. 15. Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
  16. 16. No man knows less than the man who knows it all.
  17. 17. Knowledge fills a large brain; it merely inflates a small one.
  18. 18. Only a fool knows everything. A wise man knows how little he knows.
  19. 19. Knowledge becomes wisdom only after it has been put to practical use.
  20. 20. I am not young enough to know everything.
  21. 21. Who knows most believes least.
  22. 22. Without wisdom, knowledge is either useless or destructive.
  23. 23. Some students drink at the fountain of knowledge, others just gargle.
  24. 24. Knowledge may give weight, but accomplishments give luster, and many more people see than weigh.
  25. 25. Between us, we cover all knowledge; he knows all that can be known and I know the rest.
  26. 26. One may understand the Cosmos, but never the ego; the self is more distant than any star.
  27. 27. Knowledge which is divorced from justice, may be called cunning rather than wisdom.
  28. 28. We own almost all our knowledge not to those who have agreed but to those who have differed.
  29. 29. To despise our own species is the price we must often pay for knowledge of it.
  30. 30. To know is to know that you know nothing. That is the meaning of true knowledge.
  31. 31. Knowledge is that which, next to virtue, truly raises one person above another.
  32. 32. Knowledge and human power are synonymous.
  33. 33. Knowledge is power.
  34. 34. Knowledge is the small part of ignorance that we arrange and classify.
  35. 35. I honestly believe it is better to know nothing than to know what ain't so.
  36. 36. Knowledge is like money: the more he gets, the more he craves.
  37. 37. Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be.
  38. 38. During the last century, and part of the one before, it was widely held that there was an irreconcilable conflict between knowledge and belief.
  39. 39. Knowledge is knowing that we cannot know.
  40. 40. When you know a thing, to hold that you know it; and when you do not know a thing, to allow that you do not know it, this is knowledge.
  41. 41. Knowledge is the only elegance.
  42. 42. The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.
  43. 43. Knowledge is proud that it knows so much; Wisdom is humble that it knows no more.
  44. 44. Only when he no longer knows what he is doing does the painter do good things.
  45. 45. Today knowledge has power. It controls access to opportunity and advancement.
  46. 46. He who knows little quickly tells it.
  47. 47. It is nothing for one to know something unless another knows you know it.
  48. 48. Only divine love bestows the keys of knowledge.
  49. 49. There is much pleasure to be gained from useless knowledge.
  50. 50. Knowledge is the treasure, but judgment is the treasurer of the one who is wise.
  51. 51. Knowledge is recognition of something absent; it is a salutation, not an embrace.
  52. 52. Knowledge is ancient error reflecting on its youth.
  53. 53. The greater the knowledge, the greater the doubt.
  54. 54. What is not fully understood is not possessed.
  55. 55. Knowledge without education is but armed injustice.
  56. 56. Knowledge is more than equivalent to force.
  57. 57. Knowledge always demands increase; it is like fire, which must first be kindled by some external agent, but will afterwards always propagate itself.
  58. 58. I see men ordinarily more eager to discover a reason for things than to find out whether the things are so.
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