There are no incurable diseases — only the lack of will. There are no worthless herbs — only the lack of knowledge.— Avicenna
Massive Lack Of Knowledge quotations
Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living the other helps you make a life.
Nothing in nature is by chance... Something appears to be chance only because of our lack of knowledge.
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.
Any fool can know. The point is to understand.
Ignorance is not a simple lack of knowledge but an active aversion to knowledge, the refusal to know, issuing from cowardice, pride, or laziness of mind.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom.
[To] know oneself is, above all, to know what one lacks.
It is to measure oneself against Truth, and not the other way around. The first product of self-knowledge is humility . . .
All our knowledge has its origin in our perceptions.
Our vision is more obstructed by what we think we know than by our lack of knowledge.
I came to accept during my freshman year that many of the gaps in my knowledge and understanding were simply limits of class and cultural background, not lack of aptitude or application as I'd feared.
This generation lacks true knowledge of how the past has trapped you with psychological lassos over Adam's apples.
For beautiful eye look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
A warrior feeds his body well; he trains it; works on it. Where he lacks knowledge, he studies. But above all he must believe. He must believe in his strength of will, of purpose, of heart and soul.
There are good reasons to believe in God, including the existence of mathematical principles and order in creation. They are positive reasons, based on knowledge, rather than default assumptions based on a temporary lack of knowledge.
Concerning the gods, I have no means of knowing either that they exist or that they do not exist, nor what sort of form they may have; there are many reasons why knowledge on this subject is not possible, owing to the lack of evidence and the shortness of human life.
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens.
The vast majority of organizations today have more than enough intelligence, experience and knowledge to be successful. What they lack is organizational health.
Prejudice is not bigotry or superstition, although prejudice sometimes may degenerate into these. Prejudice is pre-judgment, the answer with which intuition and ancestral consensus of opinion supply a man when he lacks either time or knowledge to arrive at a decision predicated upon pure reason.
Poverty and lack of knowledge must be challenged.
Knowledge is having the right answer. Intelligence is asking the right questions.
How can smart women be so stupid about men sometimes? Lack of knowledge.
It's what men have kept secret for so long.
The main obstacle to our development is our lack of knowledge about the nature of consciousness itself.
Through zeal, knowledge is gotten; through lack of zeal, knowledge is lost.
Carry out a randon act of kindness, with no expectations of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.
Through seven figures come sensations for a man;
there is hearing for sounds, sight for the visible, nostril for smell, tongue for pleasant or unpleasant tastes, mouth for speech, body for touch, passages outwards and inwards for hot or cold breath. Through these come knowledge or lack of it.
Inability to make decisions is one of the principal reasons executives fail.
Deficiency in decision-making ranks much higher than lack of specific knowledge or technical know-how as an indicator of leadership failure.
When God is seeking a person, he will not allow my fear, my feeling of intimidation or my lack of knowledge or experience to prevent that person from finding him.
Everyone you will ever meet knows something you don't.
Accept your lack of knowledge and use it as your asset.
Software projects fail for one of two general reasons: the project team lacks the knowledge to conduct a software project successfully, or the project team lacks the resolve to conduct a project effectively.
Socialism is young and has made errors.
Many times revolutionaries lack the knowledge and intellectual courage needed to meet the task of developing the new man with methods different from the conventional ones - and the conventional methods suffer from the influences of the society, which created them.
The book to read is not the one that thinks for you but the one which makes you think.
The distance between your knowledge of truth and your obedience is called lack of integrity. And the amount of negative behavior-or lack of integrity-a person exhibits is directly proportional to their amount of pain.
A lack of knowledge creates fear. Seeking knowledge creates courage.
It is the lack of knowledge of, or the unwillingness to recognise, or the deliberate denial of the existence of the serial bully which is the most common reason for an unsatisfactory outcome for both employee and employer.
The art of knowing is knowing what to ignore.
Every line of true knowledge must find its completeness as it converges on God, just as every beam of daylight leads the eye to the sun. If religion is excluded from our study, every process of thought will be arrested before it reaches its proper goal. The structure of thought must remain a truncated cone, with its proper apex lacking.
Atheism is an effect of that knowledge [a poll showed atheists knew more about religion than anyone else], not a lack of knowledge. I gave a bible to my daughter. That is how you make atheists.
Checking the results of a decision against its expectations shows executives what their strengths are, where they need to improve, and where they lack knowledge or information.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Each man lives love in his limited fashion and does not seem to relate the resultant confusion and loneliness to his lack of knowledge about love.
The road to success is a zigzag, first pointing this way and then that.
If we start with high intention, then magic and coincidence will guide us there despite our lack of knowledge about what lies ahead.
Fools despise wisdom and instruction.
Whoever claims that economic competition represents 'survival of the fittest' in the sense of the law of the jungle, provides the clearest possible evidence of his lack of knowledge of economics.
Zwarte Piet, or 'Black Pete,' is a relic from slavery.
It is something that should have long been eliminated, and it's very insulting to black Dutch people. It's shocking to me that it still exists, but I think it's about the lack of knowledge and education regarding the roots of the character in the slave trade.