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The characteristic of scientific progress is our knowing that we did not know.
Behind every small business, there's a story worth knowing. All the corner shops in our towns and cities, the restaurants, cleaners, gyms, hair salons, hardware stores - these didn't come out of nowhere.
Luck has nothing to do with it, because I have spent many, many hours, countless hours, on the court working for my one moment in time, not knowing when it would come.
It occurred to me that at one point it was like I had two diseases - one was Alzheimer's, and the other was knowing I had Alzheimer's.
No man should escape our universities without knowing how little he knows.
J. Robert Oppenheimer
Meeting Franklin Roosevelt was like opening your first bottle of champagne; knowing him was like drinking it.
There is a universal, intelligent, life force that exists within everyone and everything. It resides within each one of us as a deep wisdom, an inner knowing. We can access this wonderful source of knowledge and wisdom through our intuition, an inner sense that tells us what feels right and true for us at any given moment.
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 reality means constructing systems of transformations that correspond, more or less adequately, to reality.
All of us deserve a greater peace of mind, knowing that our children are better protected wherever they are.
What keeps you confident in a healthy way is knowing that everyone else around you is going to support you and teach you and you're going to learn from them. I just feel open to learning from people.
Give me your trust and confidence, knowing that what I seek is for the good of Fiji, for the good of us all.
Knowing what you can not do is more important than knowing what you can do. In fact, that's good taste.
A. C. Benson
Intuition is the wisdom formed by feeling and instinct - a gift of knowing without reasoning... Belief is ignited by hope and supported by facts and evidence - it builds alignment and creates confidence. Belief is what sets energy in motion and creates the success that breeds more success.
Dogmatism and skepticism are both, in a sense, absolute philosophies; one is certain of knowing, the other of not knowing. What philosophy should dissipate is certainty, whether of knowledge or ignorance.
Public education must be viewed from the lens of providing each child with the learning environment that best meets his or her needs. If we can send a low-income child to a parochial school, knowing that his odds of attending college will increase as a result, then that should be our mission.
If you live only in one culture for the first 20 years of your life, you become conditioned without knowing it.
Wisdom is knowing what to do next; virtue is doing it.
David Starr Jordan
One of the greatest challenges companies face in adjusting to the impact of social media, is knowing where to start.
If a man insisted always on being serious, and never allowed himself a bit of fun and relaxation, he would go mad or become unstable without knowing it.
Half of being smart is knowing what you are dumb about.
In an ideal world, nobody's work would be just about the money. People could pursue excellence in what they do, take pride in achievement, and derive meaning from knowing that their work improved the lives of others.
The government must give proper weight to both keeping America safe from terrorists and protecting Americans' privacy. But when Americans lack the most basic information about our domestic surveillance programs, they have no way of knowing whether we're getting that balance right. This lack of transparency is a big problem.
I have retired, but if there's anything that would kill me it is to wake up in the morning not knowing what to do.
I remember a specific moment, watching my grandmother hang the clothes on the line, and her saying to me, 'you are going to have to learn to do this,' and me being in that space of awareness and knowing that my life would not be the same as my grandmother's life.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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