The difference between what the most and the least learned people know is inexpressibly trivial in relation to that which is unknown.
The mind loves the unknown. It loves images whose meaning is unknown, since the meaning of the mind itself is unknown.
All nature is but art unknown to thee.
Philosophers call God the great unknown The great misknown is more like it!
One can never know enough. The unknown and its call lies even in what we know.
People are always afraid of the unknown - and banding together against the Thing That Is Different From Us is a time-honoured tradition for rallying the masses.
Of all the nations in the world, the United States was built in nobody's image.
It was the land of the unexpected, of unbounded hope, of ideals, of quest for an unknown perfection. It is all the more unfitting that we should offer ourselves in images. And all the more fitting that the images which we make wittingly or unwittingly to sell America to the world should come back to haunt and curse us.
A novel that does not uncover a hitherto unknown segment of existence is immoral. Knowledge is the novel's only morality.
In countries where associations are free, secret societies are unknown.
In America there are factions, but no conspiracies.
Content is a word unknown to life; it is also a word unknown to man.
The world is divided into two categories: failures and unknowns.
The one permanent emotion of the inferior man is fear - fear of the unknown, the complex, the inexplicable. What he wants above everything else is safety.
I have always thought the suicide should bump off at least one swine before taking off for parts unknown.
There are two great unknown forces today, electricity and woman, but men can reckon much better on electricity than they can on woman.
Very few beings really seek knowledge in this world.
Mortal or immortal, few really ASK. On the contrary, they try to wring from the unknown the answers they have already shaped in their own minds.
There is not a truth existing which I fear... or would wish unknown to the whole world.
If we fear the unknown then surely we fear ourselves.
Christianity has made of death a terror which was unknown to the gay calmness of the Pagan.