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I remember thinking quite logically that I didn't want to spoil my children with wealth and so that I would create a foundation, but not knowing exactly what it would focus on.
Winners take time to relish their work, knowing that scaling the mountain is what makes the view from the top so exhilarating.
To fly as fast as thought, you must begin by knowing that you have already arrived.
We seek peace, knowing that peace is the climate of freedom.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
When I was 18, I went to the Soviet Union. I kept hearing that America was planning to bomb them - lots of bombs were going to come down on these people. I went there not knowing anything, except that I thought the whole thing was stupid and that I wanted to see who these people were that we were going to bomb.
Surely there is grandeur in knowing that in the realm of thought, at least, you are without a chain; that you have the right to explore all heights and depth; that there are no walls nor fences, nor prohibited places, nor sacred corners in all the vast expanse of thought.
Robert Green Ingersoll
The art of living is the art of knowing how to believe lies.
The more extensive a man's knowledge of what has been done, the greater will be his power of knowing what to do.
Faith is not believing that God can. It is knowing that God will.
The soles of Neil Armstrong's boots on the moon made permanent impressions on our souls and in our national psyche. Ann and I watched those steps together on her parent's sofa. Like all Americans we went to bed that night knowing we lived in the greatest country in the history of the world. God bless Neil Armstrong.
The child has no way of knowing what's good information.
There's something about being under-rested and knowing that the situation is going to remain that way for quite some time that makes things more meaningful.
One has to accept pain as a condition of existence. One has to court doubt and darkness as the cost of knowing. One needs a will stubborn in conflict, but apt always to the total acceptance of every consequence of living and dying.
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
Work joyfully and peacefully, knowing that right thoughts and right efforts inevitably bring about right results.
Without the way, there is no going; without the truth, there is no knowing; without the life, there is no living.
Thomas a Kempis
If you were to actually travel around schools and universities and listen in on lectures about evolution, you might find a fairly substantial fraction of young people, without knowing what it is they disapprove of, think they disapprove of it, because they've been brought up to.
By the time you've reached your sixties, you do know that one day you will die, and knowing that is at least the beginning of wisdom.
Knowing that you are going to die is, I suspect, the beginning of wisdom.
The seven deadly sins: Want of money, bad health, bad temper, chastity, family ties, knowing that you know things, and believing in the Christian religion.
There is no stimulus like that which comes from the consciousness of knowing that others believe in us.
Orison Swett Marden
Culture is the habit of being pleased with the best and knowing why.
Henry Van Dyke
Ninety per cent of the world's woe comes from people not knowing themselves, their abilities, their frailties, and even their real virtues. Most of us go almost all the way through life as complete strangers to ourselves - so how can we know anyone else?
Sydney J. Harris
Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing, the rest is mere sheep-herding.
Knowing is not understanding. There is a great difference between knowing and understanding: you can know a lot about something and not really understand it.
C. S. Lewis
Leonardo da Vinci
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