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He who knows nothing is closer to the truth than he whose mind is filled with falsehoods and errors.
Perplexity is the beginning of knowledge.
Knowledge rests not upon truth alone, but upon error also.
We are drowning in information but starved for knowledge.
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.
Science is the father of knowledge, but opinion breeds ignorance.
Knowledge is the life of the mind.
I think we risk becoming the best informed society that has ever died of ignorance.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
Knowledge is power only if man knows what facts not to bother with.
Robert Staughton Lynd
When a man's knowledge is not in order, the more of it he has the greater will be his confusion.
Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be.
Those who have knowledge, don't predict. Those who predict, don't have knowledge.
If education is always to be conceived along the same antiquated lines of a mere transmission of knowledge, there is little to be hoped from it in the bettering of man's future. For what is the use of transmitting knowledge if the individual's total development lags behind?
I was bold in the pursuit of knowledge, never fearing to follow truth and reason to whatever results they led, and bearding every authority which stood in their way.
Entire ignorance is not so terrible or extreme an evil, and is far from being the greatest of all; too much cleverness and too much learning, accompanied with ill bringing-up, are far more fatal.
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.
Knowledge without justice ought to be called cunning rather than wisdom.
This life that has been given to us as a gift, as such a precious gift. To really try to understand it, really try to recognize it, is the greatest meditation. Through the media of this Knowledge we can tap into our inner sources that are so beautiful.
Knowledge is love and light and vision.
Suppose that we are wise enough to learn and know - and yet not wise enough to control our learning and knowledge, so that we use it to destroy ourselves? Even if that is so, knowledge remains better than ignorance.
One whose knowledge is confined to books and whose wealth is in the possession of others, can use neither his knowledge nor wealth when the need for them arises.
All men by nature desire knowledge.
Those people who develop the ability to continuously acquire new and better forms of knowledge that they can apply to their work and to their lives will be the movers and shakers in our society for the indefinite future.
All the knowledge I possess everyone else can acquire, but my heart is all my own.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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