Knowledge Quotes

Albert Einstein

Imagination is more important than knowledge. For while knowledge defines all we currently know and understand, imagination points to all we might yet discover and create.

Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.

Aristotle

All men by nature desire knowledge

The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.

Benjamin Franklin

An Investment in knowledge pays the best interest

Blaise Pascal

We must learn our limits. We are all something, but none of us are everything.

Confucius

Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.

Epictetus

It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.

Francis Bacon

I have taken all knowledge to be my province

"Knowledge itself is power."

George Washington

Knowledge is in every country the surest basis of public happiness.

Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.

Solomon's Proverbs

"Wise men store up knowledge, but the mouth of a fool invites ruin."

"Whoever loves discipline loves knowledge, but he who hates correction is stupid."

"A prudent man keeps his knowledge to himself, but the heart of fools blurts out folly."

"The mocker seeks wisdom and finds none, but knowledge comes easily to the discerning."

"It is not good to have zeal without knowledge, nor to be hasty and miss the way."

"Gold there is, and rubies in abundance, but lips that speak knowledge are a rare jewel"

"When a country is rebellious, it has many rulers, but a man of understanding and knowledge maintains order."

"For with much wisdom comes much sorrow; the more knowledge, the more grief."

"Wisdom is a shelter as money is a shelter, but the advantage of knowledge is this: that wisdom preserves the life of its possessor."

Marilyn vos Savant

To acquire knowledge, one must study; but to acquire wisdom, one must observe.

Plato

Bodily exercise, when compulsory, does no harm to the body; but knowledge which is acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.

Socrates

There is only one good, knowledge, and one evil, ignorance

Thomas Edison

"We do not know a millionth of one percent about anything."

Virgil

Happy is he who gets to know the reasons for things.

William Blake

"The true method of knowledge is experiment."