Knowledge Quotes

Francis Bacon #Great #Knowledge

Photo of Francis Bacon The great end of life is not knowledge but action.
Joseph Wood Krutch #Inspirational #Knowledge

It is not ignorance but knowledge which is the mother of wonder.
Confucius #Intelligence #Knowledge

Photo of Confucius Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Roger Babson #Good #Health #Knowledge #Money #Power

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.
Doris Day #Age #Knowledge

Photo of Doris Day The really frightening thing about middle age is the knowledge that you'll grow out of it.
Orson Scott Card #Education #Knowledge

Photo of Orson Scott Card 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.
Thomas Friedman #History #Knowledge

Photo of Thomas Friedman 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.
Frank Carlucci #Intelligence #Knowledge

Photo of Frank Carlucci My understanding is that what was provided was general order of battle information, not operational intelligence. I certainly have no knowledge of US participation in preparing battle and strike packages and doubt strongly that that occurred.
Kamisese Mara #Education #Family #Knowledge #Parenting #Work

The family teaches us about the importance of knowledge, education, hard work and effort. It teaches us about enjoying ourselves, having fun, keeping fit and healthy.
Jean Piaget #Best #Education #Knowledge

Photo of Jean Piaget It is with children that we have the best chance of studying the development of logical knowledge, mathematical knowledge, physical knowledge, and so forth.
John Polkinghorne #Experience #Knowledge

I'm a very passionate believer in the unity of knowledge. There is one world of reality - one world of our experience that we're seeking to describe.
Townsend Harris #Courage #Knowledge

Photo of Townsend Harris 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.
e. e. cummings #Imagination #Knowledge

Knowledge is a polite word for dead but not buried imagination.
Jimmy Carter #Experience #Home #Knowledge

Photo of Jimmy Carter I don't claim to be knowledgeable about theology. Most of my knowledge comes out of my experience and the lessons in the Bible. Every Sunday I'm home I teach 45 minutes and we boiled them down to one page for the new book, 'Through the Year with Jimmy Carter.'
Abraham Joshua Heschel #Inspirational #Knowledge

Photo of Abraham Joshua Heschel Wonder rather than doubt is the root of all knowledge.
Calvin Coolidge #Experience #Knowledge #Time #Wisdom #Work

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.
Novalis #Faith #Knowledge

Photo of Novalis Knowledge is only one half. Faith is the other.
Marcel Proust #Alone #Knowledge

Photo of Marcel Proust 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.
John Adams #Freedom #Knowledge

Liberty cannot be preserved without general knowledge among the people.
David Ben-Gurion #Courage #Fear #Knowledge

Photo of David Ben-Gurion 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.
Albert Einstein #Imagination #Knowledge

Photo of Albert Einstein Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Jeremy Bentham #Age #Knowledge

Photo of Jeremy Bentham The age we live in is a busy age in which knowledge is rapidly advancing towards perfection.
Matthew Simpson #Faith #Knowledge

Photo of Matthew Simpson The realm of immediate or personal knowledge is a narrow circle in which these bodies move the realm of knowledge derived through faith is as wide as the universe, and old as eternity.
Anne Sullivan Macy #Imagination #Knowledge

No matter how mistaken Communist ideas may be, the experience and knowledge gained by trying them out have given a tremendous impetus to thought and imagination.
Blaise Pascal #God #Knowledge

Photo of Blaise Pascal The knowledge of God is very far from the love of Him.