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Knowledge Quotes

knowledge quotes

Knowledge and human power are synonymous.Francis Bacon

Except I'm aware that as a writer you can't get away with as much writing for children as you can with adults. Children have much more finely tuned senses of justice, morals, and ethics. They are much more Platonic: children are symmetrical, before we begin to fragment them with our own nonsensical ideas and squelch their natural joy in knowledge.Alan Bradley

Science is knowledge arranged and classified according to truth, facts, and the general laws of nature.Luther Burbank

And, that's what I truly believe that we're doing when we're advancing scientific knowledge is we're someday making the world better. Not only for our children, but for all people after that.Duane G. Carey

The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.Chanakya

Solitude can be used well by very few people. They who do must have a knowledge of the world to see the foolishness of it, and enough virtue to despise all the vanity.Abraham Cowley

Knowledge is proud that it knows so much; wisdom is humble that it knows no more.William Cowper

The true knowledge or science which exists nowhere but in the mind itself, has no other entity at all besides intelligibility; and therefore whatsoever is clearly intelligible, is absolutely true.Ralph Cudworth

It wasn't a problem for me drawing humans although I had originally come to the studio with the idea that what I had to offer them was my knowledge in the drawing of animals.Marc Davis

Knowledge has to be improved, challenged, and increased constantly, or it vanishes.Peter Drucker

My knowledge of science came from being with Carl, not from formal academic training. Carl gave me a thrilling tutorial in science and math that lasted the 20 years we were together.Ann Druyan

Knowledge is the eye of desire and can become the pilot of the soul.Will Durant

Happy families do have certain things in common. Today we finally have the knowledge to know what those things are.Bruce Feiler

Belief and knowledge are considered to be two different things. But they are not.Stanley Fish

By every measure, John Kennedy's sex life was compulsive and reckless. At one level, it had clear public consequences. Knowledge of Kennedy's behavior gave FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover absolute job security, as well as the potential power to derail Kennedy's re-election had he survived assassination.Jeff Greenfield

God had brought me to my knees and made me acknowledge my own nothingness, and out of that knowledge I had been reborn. I was no longer the centre of my life and therefore I could see God in everything.Bede Griffiths

A man can only attain knowledge with the help of those who possess it. This must be understood from the very beginning. One must learn from him who knows.George Gurdjieff

I enjoyed making this album a lot because of the knowledge we acquired over the last 3 years.Isaac Hanson

Science, in the broadest sense, includes all reasonable claims to knowledge about ourselves and the world.Sam Harris

To act on the belief that we possess the knowledge and the power which enable us to shape the processes of society entirely to our liking, knowledge which in fact we do not possess, is likely to make us do much harm.Friedrich August von Hayek