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

Liberty cannot be preserved without general knowledge among the people.John Adams

Let us tenderly and kindly cherish, therefore, the means of knowledge. Let us dare to read, think, speak, and write.John 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

If you desire information on some point of law, you are not likely to ponder over the ponderous tomes of legal writers in order to obtain the knowledge you seek, by your own unaided efforts.Felix Adler

The passionate controversies of one era are viewed as sterile preoccupations by another, for knowledge alters what we seek as well as what we find.Freda Adler

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