knowledge quotes

Historic changes and challenges. Breakthroughs in human knowledge and opportunity. And yet, for vast numbers across the globe, the daily realities have not altered.Abdallah II

We live in an age of instant knowledge. And there's almost a sense of entitlement to that.J. J. Abrams

If the past has been an obstacle and a burden, knowledge of the past is the safest and the surest emancipation.John Acton

Well, knowledge is a fine thing, and mother Eve thought so; but she smarted so severely for hers, that most of her daughters have been afraid of it since.Abigail Adams

We must develop knowledge optimization initiatives to leverage our key learnings.Scott Adams

The utmost extent of man's knowledge, is to know that he knows nothing.Joseph Addison

Technical knowledge has now become an integral aspect of the Iranian psyche.Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

The pilgrims on the Mayflower landed at Plymouth Rock. To my knowledge, they didn't wait around for a return trip to Europe. You settle some place with a purpose. If you don't want to do that, stay home. You avoid an awful lot of risks by not venturing outward.Buzz Aldrin

Chess is not only knowledge and logic.Alexander Alekhine

To try to write a grand cosmical drama leads necessarily to myth. To try to let knowledge substitute ignorance in increasingly larger regions of space and time is science.Hannes Alfven

Consider your origins: you were not made to live as brutes, but to follow virtue and knowledge.Dante Alighieri

The will to do springs from the knowledge that we can do.James Allen

Was this an old disease, and, if so, which one? If it was new, what did that say about the state of medical knowledge? And in any case, how could physicians make sense of it?Peter Lewis Allen

My first concern was to take care of my drawing. I did not have any knowledge in arts, especially Haitian arts, apart from the paintings I saw in my father's office.Ralph Allen

Nothing escapes God's knowledge. This is proved by the witness of the Scriptures and the analogy of the sun, which, although created, yet by its light or heat enters into all things.Saint Ambrose

There are two languages: one as things seem to us and the other of knowledge.Yehuda Amichai

In chess, knowledge is a very transient thing. It changes so fast that even a single mouse-slip sometimes changes the evaluation.Viswanathan Anand

I think people should be able to have at their behest, like, four hours of music, entertainment, visual knowledge, different pathways. That's what I'm trying to do with modern technology, not just another song and another song.Jon Anderson

You cannot simply put something new into a place. You have to absorb what you see around you, what exists on the land, and then use that knowledge along with contemporary thinking to interpret what you see.Tadao Ando

If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are conditions for development.Kofi Annan