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Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens. Jimi Hendrix, musician
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A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you. Elbert Hubbard, writer
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To know what you know and what you do not know, that is true knowledge. Confucius, philosopher
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The more a man knows, the more he forgives. Catherine II, statesman
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The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge. Bertrand Russell, philosopher
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The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance - it is the illusion of knowledge. Daniel J. Boorstin, historian
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A room without books is like a body without a soul. Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman
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It is impossible to begin to learn that which one thinks one already knows. Epictetus, philosopher
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If money is your hope for independence you will never have it. The only real security that a man will have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience, and ability. Henry Ford, industrialist
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An investment in knowledge pays the best interest. Benjamin Franklin, politician
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Don’t be addicted to money. Work to learn. Don’t work for money. Work for knowledge. Robert Kiyosaki, investor
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Knowledge isn't power; it's potential power. Execution trumps knowledge any day of the week. Tony Robbins, author
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Knowledge is an unending adventure at the edge of uncertainty. Jacob Bronowski, scientist
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If you have knowledge, let others light their candles in it. Margaret Fuller, critic
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If we do not plant knowledge when young, it will give us no shade when we are old. Lord Chesterfield, statesman
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Having an education is one thing, being educated is another. Lee Kuan Yew, statesman
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Knowledge is a treasure, but practice is the key to it. Thomas Fuller, clergyman
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The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it's the illusion of knowledge. Daniel Johns, musician
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Knowledge, like air, is vital to life. Like air, no one should be denied it. Alan Moore, writer
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Know more about yourself than others know about you. Lolly Daskal, speaker
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Human relations are built on feeling, not on reason or knowledge. And feeling is not an exact science; like all spiritual qualities, it has the vagueness of greatness about it. Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr, novelist
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When you know better you do better. Maya Angelou, poet
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My philosophy of leadership is to surround myself with good people who have ability, judgment and knowledge, but above all, a passion for service. Sonny Perdue, politician
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You don't know how much you know until you know how much you don't know. Anonymous,
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You can't know too much, but you can say too much. Calvin Coolidge, president
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He who knows little quickly tells it. Italian Proverbs,
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You must look at who you are and make an effort to know yourself, which is the most difficult knowledge one can imagine. Miguel de Cervantes, novelist
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Own more than thou showest, speak less than thou knowest. William Shakespeare, dramatist
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Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance. Confucius, philosopher
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When you cease to strive to understand, then you will know without understanding. Chinese Proverbs,
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He who does not know one thing knows another African Proverbs,
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If you have knowledge, let others light their candles with it. Sir Winston Churchill, politician
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Be curious always! For knowledge will not acquire you: you must acquire it. Sudie Back,
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The trouble with the world is not that people know too little, but that they know so many things that ain't so. Mark Twain, author
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Wisdom is the knowledge of good and evil, not the strength to choose between the two. John Cheever, writer
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To know that we know what we know, and that we do not know what we do not know, that is true knowledge. Henry David Thoreau, author
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One thing only I know, and that is that I know nothing. Socrates, philosopher
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To know is to know that you know nothing. That is the meaning of true knowledge. Confucius, philosopher
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Boys, I may not know much, but I know chicken shit from chicken salad. Lyndon B. Johnson, president
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Familiarity breeds contempt. Publilius Syrus, writer
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Only a fool knows everything. A wise man knows how little he knows. Source Unknown,
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If we want our children to value education, then we must show our appreciation for knowledge. Brad Sherman, politician
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I think knowing what you cannot do is more important than knowing what you can. Lucille Ball, comedian
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And you will know the truth, and the truth will make you free. John 8:32 Bible,
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The greater our knowledge increases, the greater our ignorance unfolds. John Fitzgerald Kennedy, president
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Happiness exists on earth, and it is won through prudent exercise of reason, knowledge of the harmony of the universe, and constant practice of generosity. Jose Marti, activist
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Men can acquire knowledge, but not wisdom. Some of the greatest fools ever known were learned men. Proverbs,
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Knowledge is only potential power. Napoleon Hill, writer
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The only good is knowledge, and the only evil is ignorance. Herodotus, historian
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Knowledge will forever govern ignorance; and a people who mean to be their own governors must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives. James Madison, president
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Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be. Albert Einstein, physicist
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One of the greatest joys known to man is to take a flight into ignorance in search of knowledge. Robert Staughton Lynd, sociologist
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It is nothing for one to know something unless another knows you know it. Proverbs,
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It is what we think we know already that often prevents us from learning. Claude Bernard, psychologist
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Each problem that I solved became a rule, which served afterwards to solve other problems. Rene Descartes, mathematician
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A good decision is based on knowledge and not on numbers. Plato, philosopher
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I don't want to believe. I want to know. Carl Sagan, scientist
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One may understand the Cosmos, but never the ego; the self is more distant than any star. G. K. Chesterton, writer
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Only when he no longer knows what he is doing does the painter do good things. Edgar Degas, artist
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Knowledge has to be improved, challenged, and increased constantly, or it vanishes. Peter Drucker, consultant
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Know, first, who you are, and then adorn yourself accordingly. Epictetus, philosopher
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There are things known, and there are things unknown. And in between are the doors. Jim Morrison, musician
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Some students drink at the fountain of knowledge. Others just gargle. Source Unknown,
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The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and instruction. Bible proverbs,
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Man knows more than he understands. Alfred Adler, psychologist
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I honestly believe it is better to know nothing than to know what ain't so. Josh Billings, comedian
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He mastered whatever was not worth the knowing. James Russell Lowell, poet
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As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible, but more mysterious. Albert Schweitzer, theologian
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Without wisdom, knowledge is either useless or destructive. Source Unknown,
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Knowledge is in the end based on acknowledgement. Ludwig Wittgenstein, philosopher
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Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers. Alfred Lord Tennyson, poet
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Wonder is the basis of worship. Thomas Carlyle, philosopher
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The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance. Confucius, philosopher
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Knowledge is proud that it knows so much; Wisdom is humble that it knows no more. William Cowper, poet
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Knowledge is the eye of desire and can become the pilot of the soul. Will Durant, historian
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There is much pleasure to be gained from useless knowledge. Bertrand Russell, philosopher
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Sweets grown common lose their dear delight. William Shakespeare, dramatist
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I wish I knew what I know now before. Rod Stewart, musician
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Knowledge is gained by learning; trust by doubt; skill by practice; love by love. Thomas Szasz, psychologist
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Knowledge does not come to us in details, but in flashes of light from heaven. Henry David Thoreau, author
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A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way. Mark Twain, author
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To know all is not to forgive all. It is to despise everybody. Quentin Crisp, writer
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We don't know one-millionth of one percent about anything. Thomas Alva Edison, inventor
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What is not fully understood is not possessed. Johann von Goethe, writer
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Knowledge without education is but armed injustice. Horace, poet
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Without knowledge, life is not more than the shadow of death. Moli,
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They are so knowing, that they know nothing. Terence, writer
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Many of us don't have to turn out the lights to be in the dark. Source Unknown,
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No power in society, no hardship in your condition can depress you, keep you down, in knowledge, power, virtue, influence, but by your own consent. William Ellery Channing, writer
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Knowledge is true opinion. Plato, philosopher
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It was through the feeling of wonder that men now and at first began to philosophize. Aristotle, philosopher
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For knowledge itself is power. Francis Bacon, philosopher
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A man of knowledge lives by acting, not by thinking about acting. Carlos Castaneda, writer
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The world will never starve for want of wonders, but for want of wonder. G. K. Chesterton, writer
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We own almost all our knowledge not to those who have agreed but to those who have differed. Charles Caleb Colton, writer
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Acquire new knowledge whilst thinking over the old, and you may become a teacher of others. Confucius, philosopher
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Knowledge is knowing that we cannot know. Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet
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Never by reflection, but only by doing is self-knowledge possible to one. Johann von Goethe, writer
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It not knowing what to do, it's doing what you know. Anthony Robbins, author
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Knowledge is the most democratic source of power. Alvin Toffler, author
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New knowledge is the most valuable commodity on earth. The more truth we have to work with, the richer we become. Kurt Vonnegut, author
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In friendship as well as love, ignorance very often contributes more to our happiness than knowledge. Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer
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Knowledge may give weight, but accomplishments give lustre, and many more people see than weigh. Herodotus, historian
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To know that we know what we know, and to know that we do not know what we do not know, that is true knowledge. Nicolaus Copernicus, scientist
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Consider your origins: you were not made to live as brutes, but to follow virtue and knowledge. Dante Alighieri, poet
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There are in fact two things, science and opinion; the former begets knowledge, the latter ignorance. Hippocrates, scientist
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There is no shame in not knowing. The shame lies in not finding out. Russian Proverbs,
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Knowledge and human power are synonymous. Francis Bacon, philosopher
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The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and instruction. King Solomon Bible,
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Knowledge is the small part of ignorance that we arrange and classify. Ambrose Bierce, journalist
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To know the right means of getting something done is virtually to have done it. Mark Caine,
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It is not the quantity but the quality of knowledge which determines the mind's dignity. William Ellery Channing, writer
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Knowledge may give weight, but accomplishments give luster, and many more people see than weigh. Lord Chesterfield, statesman
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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. Confucius, philosopher
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Today knowledge has power. It controls access to opportunity and advancement. Peter Drucker, consultant
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Knowledge is a process of piling up facts; wisdom lies in their simplification. Martin H. Fischer,
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Perplexity is the beginning of knowledge. Kahlil Gibran, artist
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The greater the knowledge, the greater the doubt. Johann von Goethe, writer
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True knowledge lies in knowing how to live. Baltasar Gracian, philosopher
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Knowledge is more than equivalent to force. Samuel Johnson, author
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All wish to possess knowledge, but few, comparatively speaking, are willing to pay the price. Juvenal, poet
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As knowledge increases, wonder deepens. Charles Morgan, novelist
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Wonder is from surprise, and surprise stops with experience. Bishop Robert South, theologian
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Familiarity breeds contempt; and children. Mark Twain, author
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The things we know best are the things we haven't been taught. Marquis De Vauvenargues,
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Knowledge is power only if man knows what facts not to bother with. Robert Staughton Lynd, sociologist
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To be conscious that you are ignorant of the facts is a great step to knowledge. Benjamin Disraeli, statesman
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I think we risk becoming the best informed society that has ever died of ignorance. Ruben Blades, musician
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The more knowledge you have, the greater will be your fear of Allah. Abu Bakr, leader
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To double your success, triple what you spend on personal development and professional learning. The person who know the most becomes the best. Robin Sharma, author
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No wonder lasts over three days. Proverbs,
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Real knowledge, like everything else of value, is not to be obtained easily. It must be worked for, studied for, thought for, and, more that all, must be prayed for. Thomas Arnold, educator
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Knowledge is power, but enthusiasm pulls the switch. Ivern Ball,
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I have tried to know absolutely nothing about a great many things, and I have succeeded fairly well. Robert Benchley, comedian
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What I learned I no longer know; the little I still know, I guessed. Sebastian Roch Nicolas Chamfort,
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To despise our own species is the price we must often pay for knowledge of it. Charles Caleb Colton, writer
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Knowledge comes by eyes always open and working hands; and there is no knowledge that is not power. Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet
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Men love to wonder and that is the seed of our science. Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet
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Proclaim not all thou knowest, all thou knowest, all thou hast, nor all thou cans't. Benjamin Franklin, politician
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Know thyself. A maxim as pernicious as it is ugly. Whoever studies himself arrest his own development. A caterpillar who seeks to know himself would never become a butterfly. Andre Gide, novelist
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True scholarship consists in knowing not what things exist, but what they mean; it is not memory but judgment. James Russell Lowell, poet
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For centuries, theologians have been explaining the unknowable in terms of the-not-worth-knowing. H. L. Mencken, writer
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The end of learning is to know God, and out of that knowledge to love Him and imitate Him. John Milton, poet
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The degree of one's emotions varies inversely with one's knowledge of the facts- the less you know the hotter you get. Bertrand Russell, philosopher
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Knowledge is recognition of something absent; it is a salutation, not an embrace. George Santayana, philosopher
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Familiar acts are beautiful through love. Percy Bysshe Shelley, poet
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It is better of course to know useless things than to know nothing. Tom Stoppard, dramatist
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No man knows less than the man who knows it all Source Unknown,
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Knowledge, like religion, must be experienced in order to be known. Edwin P. Whipple,
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There is no knowledge, no light, no wisdom that you are in possession of, but what you have received it from some source. Brigham Young, leader
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