Quotes On Knowledge
Know that you don't know. That is superior.
The beginning of knowledge is the discovery of something we do not understand.
Freedom comes with self-knowledge, when the mind goes above and beyond the hindrances it has created for itself.
In self-knowledge is the whole universe; it embraces all the struggles of humanity.
Distinguishing the signal from the noise requires both scientific knowledge and self-knowledge.
Self-knowledge is the foundation of real success.
He who knows others is clever; He who knows himself has discernment.
Wisdom is the daughter of experience.
Diversification is a hedge against a lack of knowledge.
Wisdom > knowledge > information > data.
Knowledge, like milk, has an expiry date.
Zeal without knowledge is the sister of folly.
Knowledge has a beginning but no end.
Time, as it grows old, teaches all things.
Take small bites. Before people realize it, you have accumulated an empire.
Better to understand a little than do misunderstand a lot.
Spend each day trying to be a little wiser than you were when you woke up.
Now we have the Internet, which is the greatest weapon of knowledge ever created, completely interconnected.
The fact that I can plant a seed and it becomes a flower, share a bit of knowledge and it becomes another's, smile at someone and receive a smile in return, are to me continual spiritual exercises.
Your problem is not a lack of knowledge; you already have more of it than 90% of people will ever have. The problem is a lack of implementation. Once you've acquired a certain amount of knowledge, adding more to it is less important than putting your current knowledge to work.
The value of knowledge depends on what else you know.
For me, I am driven by two main philosophies: know more today about the world than I knew yesterday and lessen the suffering of others. You'd be surprised how far that gets you.
A great book can transmit years of wisdom in a few afternoons. Each sentence conveys meaning with precision and economy. A great book is a patient teacher and a deathless companion. A man with a good library has a thousand good mentors.
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.
The larger the island of knowledge, the longer the shoreline of wonder.
Never stop fighting until you arrive at your destined place - that is, the unique you. Have an aim in life, continuously acquire knowledge, work hard, and have perseverance to realise the great life.
The end of all knowledge should be service to others.
I had to deny knowledge in order to make room for faith.
Write what you know. That should leave you with a lot of free time.
The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent are full of doubt.
If you think that knowledge alone is power, remember: People still smoke and drink soda.
The true lover of knowledge naturally strives for truth, and is not content with common opinion, but soars with undimmed and unwearied passion till he grasps the essential nature of things.
In an age of information abundance, the only things that really need to be taught are those that are counterintuitive.
The construction timeline of knowledge is similar to a skyscraper, too. Takes forever for the hole to be dug and the foundation poured, then the facade appears quickly.
I know just enough to know how little we know.
If facts are the seeds that later produce knowledge and wisdom, then the emotions and the impressions of the senses are the fertile soil in which the seeds must grow.
Real knowledge breeds body feel and personal expression; surface knowledge breeds mechanical conditioning and imposing limitation and squelches creativity.
Humility will teach you knowledge, arrogance will teach you ignorance. If you think you know it all, you have learned nothing.
Knowledge is power but only wisdom is liberty.
Knowledge is rooted in all things ” the world is a library.
Knowledge is an unending adventure at the edge of uncertainty.
Knowledge is useful when applied, but over-accumulated for its own sake is a burden.
Knowledge is of no value unless you put it into practice.
Knowledge is power.
The only thing that I know, is that I know nothing.
Risk comes from not knowing what you're doing.
I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.
The advancement and diffusion of knowledge is the only guardian of true liberty.
The more you know the less you understand.
Share your knowledge. It's a way to achieve immortality.
And what, Socrates, is the food of the soul? Surely, I said, knowledge is the food of the soul.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge.
If you don't read the newspaper, you are uninformed; if you do read the newspaper, you are misinformed.
Knowledge without transformation is not wisdom.
Knowledge is knowing a tomato is a fruit; wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad.
If book knowledge made great investors, than the librarians would all be rich.
I was gratified to be able to answer promptly, and I did. I said I didn't know.
Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance.
The overeducated are worse off than the undereducated, having traded common sense for the illusion of knowledge.
The more you possess the more you are possessed.
Better to know how to know than to be taught what to know.
Knowledge is cumulative when you focus on things that change slowly.
Our tragedy is that we read too much and reflect too little. Anything worth reading is worth deep contemplation. Knowledge without absorption leaves no lasting mark on us and is little different from a passing amusement.
Understanding is far more important than knowledge. Knowledge is quantitative. It is information. It remains peripheral. Understanding is qualitative. It penetrates your heart and permeates your being. Knowledge boosts the ego but only understanding brings transformation.
It is important to read extensively and have a knowledge of a wide variety of perspectives. Reading or focusing only on one thinker can bias one's thinking and distort one's perception. That's why it has been said that a little knowledge is a dangerous thing.
The education system works to load memory rather than increase understanding. Being able to reproduce information isn't the same as understanding what it means. The system produces parrots who don't know what they're talking about with heads too stuffed to allow new perspectives.
Knowledge is neutral; it is just information. It is the alchemical quality of mind - the receptacle in which the knowledge is put - that transforms it into something worthwhile. Knowledge without understanding is little more than a burden on the storage capacity of mind.
One is never afraid of the unknown; one is afraid of the known coming to and end.
You can only be afraid of what you think you know.
To know that you do not know is the best. To think you know when you do not is a disease. Recognizing this disease as a disease is to be free of it.
All our knowledge begins with the senses, proceeds then to the understanding, and ends with reason. There is nothing higher than reason.
The greatest impurity is ignorance. Free yourself from it. Be pure.
Knowledge without wisdom is like water in the sand.
It is nothing for one to know something unless another knows you know it.
Knowledge rests not upon truth alone, but upon error also.
You have to know the past to understand the present.
You never know what is enough unless you know what is more than enough.
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
The aim of education is the knowledge not of fact, but of values.
Try to comprehend a little more each day. Have holy curiosity.
Our feelings are our most genuine paths to knowledge.
The road to mastery is only traveled by those who can tolerate being a beginner. Knowledge begins with the acknowledgement of ignorance. Modern people may have to learn and discard many skills throughout their lives. Those who can embrace being a beginner will thrive.
We needed all the information we could get. All gossip is relevant in a small tribe. We had to know where prey slept and where lions hunted. There was no such thing as too much information. Modern tech has changed the game. We are overwhelmed with irrelevant data.
Knowing too much of your future is never a good thing.
For me, it is far better to grasp the Universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring.
It is sometimes easier to be happy if you don't know everything.
We are drowning in information but starved for knowledge.
Whosoever wishes to know about the world must learn about it in its particular details. Knowledge is not intelligence. In searching for the truth be ready for the unexpected. Change alone is unchanging. The same road goes both up and down. The beginning of a circle is also its end. Not I, but the world says it: all is one. And yet everything comes in season.
Love takes up where knowledge leaves off.
Teaching is not the mere imparting of knowledge but the cultivation of an inquiring mind.
The goal of education is not to increase the amount of knowledge but to create the possibilities for a child to invent and discover, to create men who are capable of doing new things.
I would live to study, not study to live.
The greatest sin for the highly credentialed is thinking that's enough to guarantee success. The greatest sin for the lowly credentialed is thinking that's enough to guarantee failure.
The more primitive your building blocks, the more complex the structures are that you can build. Think from first principles.
The best mentors are often those who have wide knowledge and experiences.
If you have knowledge, let others light their candles in it.
Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
The most crucial use of knowledge and education is to understand the importance of developing a good heart.
What to study and how to study it are more important than where to study it and for how long.
True scholarship consists in knowing not what things exist, but what they mean; it is not memory but judgment.
A scholar is committed to building on knowledge that others have gathered, correcting it, confirming it, enlarging it.
I was brought up to believe that the only thing worth doing was to add to the sum of accurate information in the world.
A generation of autodidacts, educated by the Internet & leveraged by technology, will eventually starve the industrial-education system.
The eye sees only what the mind is prepared to comprehend.
In your thirst for knowledge, be sure not to drown in all the information.
A human must turn information into intelligence or knowledge.
If we would have new knowledge, we must get a whole world of new questions.
Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.
If you don't keep learning, other people will pass you by. Temperament alone won't do it - you need a lot of curiosity for a long, long time.
Learning is not the accumulation of knowledge. Learning is movement from moment to moment.
What self development gurus fail to get: People don't lack the knowledge of what to do. They lack the WILL to do it. You can give them all the knowledge but it will be useless unless they have the WILL to implement. The guru cannot transfer WILL, he can only transmit knowledge.
Whatever scares or discomforts you is your teacher. https://twitter.
The value of new knowledge is greater to the person who already knows a lot. The more effort you put in, the more you get back per unit of effort. Knowledge violates the law of diminishing returns.
The Internet is widening the gap between the curious and the non-curious. The former added hundreds of hours a year of podcasts, blogs and books. The latter mostly news and pictures of other people's food.
The rate of change is accelerating. Bad news for the nostalgic, the attached and the complacent. Great news for the visionaries, the adventurous and the perpetual learners.
Tell a man a fact and he'll forget it tomorrow. Spark a man's curiosity and he'll find the needed facts himself.
You can't teach a person who insists they know everything already. They have some painful unlearning to do before they'll be able to learn anything.
The ability to learn, the means of learning, the tools of learning, are abundant and infinite. It's the desire that's incredibly scarce.
What we want is to see the child in pursuit of knowledge, and not knowledge in pursuit of the child.
Exhibit remarkable confidence and people will think your confidence comes from real knowledge.
It ain't what you don't know that gets you into trouble. It's what you know for sure that just ain't so.
Knowledge is the greatest power and it is something no one can see. It cannot be stolen or broken, no one can take it from you.
Freedom is knowing who you really are.
Learning does not make one learned: there are those who have knowledge and those who have understanding. The first requires memory and the second philosophy.
It is, in fact, nothing short of a miracle that the modern methods of instruction have not entirely strangled the holy curiosity of inquiry.
I have always thirsted for knowledge, I have always been full of questions.
The art and science of asking questions is the source of all knowledge.
Intuition does not come to an unprepared mind.
Intuition does not in itself amount to knowledge, yet cannot be disregarded by philosophers and psychologists.
Faith requires following the power of a whisper. Shannon L.
Intuition becomes increasingly valuable in the new information society precisely because there is so much data.
Intuition is the supra-logic that cuts out all the routine processes of thought and leaps straight from the problem to the answer.
Intuition and concepts constitute the elements of all our knowledge, so that neither concepts without an intuition in some way corresponding to them, nor intuition without concepts, can yield knowledge.
Intuition is a sense of knowing how to act spontaneously, without needing to know why.
Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.
I believe in intuitions and inspirations... I sometimes feel that I am right. I do not know that I am.
When you reach the end of what you should know, you will be at the beginning of what you should sense.
All great men are gifted with intuition. They know without reasoning or analysis, what they need to know.
Reading maketh a full man.
Some books should be tasted, some devoured, but only a few should be chewed and digested thoroughly.
In my whole life, I have known no wise people who didn't read all the time - none, zero.
Read 500 pages every day. That's how knowledge works. It builds up like compound interest.
I read all kinds of stuff that I disagree with because they're mind bending.
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
To train your body, lift increasingly heavier weights. To train your mind, read increasingly tougher books.
Ignorance is bold and knowledge reserved.
Ignorance, the root and stem of every evil.
For people who hoard knowledge, reading is like a drug. They need a constant supply of new books. One must ask oneself what is the end of knowledge. Aside from the pleasure of reading, the purpose of knowledge is to help us live and grow. It is not a substitute for life itself.
If you don't apply your knowledge and are addicted to reading just for the sake of pleasure, then your reading habit is little different from other forms of entertainment. Knowledge is never going to change you substantially unless you actively implement it in your daily life.
Knowledge is like food. You can't just consume it. You have to digest it. Instead of reading more books, get more from the books you're already reading.
People start tough books with high hopes. They get to the messy part, feel inadequate, and quit. Only the desperate for knowledge carry forward, destroying their insecurity by force of will.
Understanding 10% of a hard book isn't bad. It may gave you the grounding to understand 20% of the next book you read in that area. Deep knowledge is a mosaic. It is put together piece by piece.
Reading widely allows you to be in conversation with the great minds of history. What would Cicero think? How would Nietzsche respond to that? Where would Wilde find a joke in this? The mind is peopled with those you welcome into it.
Reading is not a chore. Reading is theft. It is a robbery. Someone smarter than you has spent 20 years beating their head against the wall trying to solve the problem you're dealing with. You can steal that hard won knowledge and make it yours. That is power.
Our knowledge is a receding mirage in an expanding desert of ignorance.
You should take the approach that you're wrong. Your goal is to be less wrong.
Those who lack intellectual curiosity, remain ignorant regardless of their education. In fact they remain ignorant partly because of their formal education: they think they've already obtained knowledge, as if it were purchasable from a university. Real knowledge is self acquired.
The greatest obstacle to discovering the shape of the earth, the continents and the ocean was not ignorance but the illusion of knowledge.
Remember: we've only taken a bucket of knowledge from a sea of ignorance.
Learning is easier if you are honest about your own ignorance. People want to seem in the know. They try to signal that they are intelligent and informed. This is often counterproductive. Insecurity is the enemy of learning. A master knows how to be a beginner.
The way of success is the way of continuous pursuit of knowledge.
The skills you really want can't be taught, but they can be learned.
Smart people aren't exempt from professional disasters from overconfidence.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
Slowly mold your mentor's knowledge in your own shape.
Knowledge will forever govern ignorance; and a people who mean to be their own governors must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives.
One part of knowledge consists in being ignorant of such things as are not worthy to be known.
There are in fact two things, science and opinion; the former begets knowledge, the latter ignorance.
It takes considerable knowledge just to realize the extent of your own ignorance.
God save me from him who studies but one book.
The three most underused words: I don't know.
The great end of life is not knowledge but action.
Real knowledge comes when people do the work.
Knowledge that is not put into practice is like food that is not digested.
Knowledge without practice is useless, and practice without knowledge is dangerous.
People think they need more knowledge when in reality they need to implement the knowledge they already possess. Because active implementation of knowledge requires real work, they procrastinate by reading more stuff while thinking that they are doing something productive.
Time spent mastering the basics is time well spent.
You can gain knowledge and fat quickly through consumption. Muscle and skill can only be gained through strenuous action.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
The true method of knowledge is experiment.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.
Any piece of knowledge I acquire today has a value at this moment exactly proportioned to my skill to deal with it. Tomorrow, when I know more, I recall that piece of knowledge and use it better.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
Wisdom is cheaper than execution.
Arm yourself with specific knowledge, accountability, and leverage.
Specific knowledge is knowledge that you cannot be trained for. If society can train you, it can train someone else, and replace you.
Specific knowledge is found by pursuing your genuine curiosity and passion rather than whatever is hot right now.
Building specific knowledge will feel like play to you but will look like work to others.
Specific knowledge is often highly technical or creative. It cannot be outsourced or automated.
Art is the instinctive application of the knowledge latent in the subconscious.
The more you create, the less time you have to read and learn for fun. You start to acquire knowledge like a mercenary, picking only the most useful bits when you need them. If you're the type who collects knowledge because it's cool, this is why you'll never make an impact.
How can you thrive? Learn fast. Move quickly. Harness tech. Abandon sunk costs. Resist distraction. Understand crowd behavior. Rhetoric is rewarded in networked society. Global society concentrates rewards among A+ players and those in a few fields with talent shortages.
You must understand the following: In order to master a field, you must love the subject and feel a profound connection to it. Your interest must transcend the field itself and border on the religious.
You are like a hunter: your knowledge of every detail of the forest and ecosystem as a whole will give you many more options for survival.
There is knowledge and then there is hidden knowledge. If you know what everyone knows, you are at no particular advantage. Seek special knowledge that makes all the difference. Knowledge is power. A single, little piece of secret knowledge can exponentially improve the outcome.
Trying to remember everything weighs us down. It blocks creativity. Most people learn by consuming tons of information and trying to remember it all. The more we try to learn and remember everything, the less we take action.
Become a network. Share your thinking, content, and research. You'll supersize your mind. By getting feedback from every corner of the globe, you'll accelerate your progress.
Knowledge is not simply another commodity. On the contrary. Knowledge is never used up. It increases by diffusion and grows by dispersion.
A true sign of greatness: you are not bothered by others' brilliance, nor are you afraid to share your own with others. You are secure in the knowledge that no one can take away your unique gifts.
Fear not the ignorant or the retarded, fear those with mediocre intelligence or understanding. The latter are more dangerous because their partial knowledge gives them unwarranted confidence, spurring them on to reckless action.
Having a rational mind helps for having unpopular opinions. You can judge reality base on logic - and not what the crowd thinks. This will give you confidence. You know your opinions are being supported by strong concrete pillars, and not weak flimsy straws.
If the love within your mind is lost and you see other beings as enemies, then no matter how much knowledge or education or material comfort you have, only suffering and confusion will ensue.
You can judge at what stage of growth a person is by the questions they ask. The nature of a person's questions faithfully reflects the current phase in their journey to truth. A sign that you are nearing the truth is that you start asking the right questions.
We must learn our limits. We are all something, but none of us are everything.
We have all a better guide in ourselves, if we would attend to it, than any other person can be.
It is a sad fate for a man to die too well known to everybody else, and still unknown to himself.
One of the most important skills in 2019 is being able to ignore noise. Too much information is just as bad as not enough information.
Most college degrees are certificates of gullibility.
I try to get rid of people who always confidently answer questions about which they don't have any real knowledge.
A little learning is a dangerous thing; drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring: there shallow draughts intoxicate the brain, and drinking largely sobers us again.
Do anything to break up your normal train of thinking and your sense that you already know the truth.
Knowledge has three degrees - opinion, science, illumination. The means or instrument of the first is sense; of the second, dialectic; of the third, intuition.
They will call you lost for not following the same route as others. They will call you a geek for being a knowledge-seeker. They will call you ugly for not looking like celebrities. They will call you dumb for not being an academic.
The suppression of uncomfortable ideas may be common in religion or in politics, but it is not the path to knowledge and there is no place for it in the endeavor of science.
Virtue is an angel, but she is a blind one, and must ask Knowledge to show her the pathway that leads to her goal.
Acknowledging what you don't know is the dawning of wisdom.
The most difficult subjects can be explained to the most slow-witted man if he has not informed any idea of them already; but the simplest thing cannot be made clear to the most intelligent man if he is firmly persuaded that he knows already, without a shadow of doubt, what is laid before him.
We do not need more knowledge but more wisdom. Wisdom comes from our own attention.
Knowledge if not digested does not give nutrition, only adds weight.
As we move forward we must remember that despite our quest, the shores of our ignorance grow as the Island of Knowledge grows.
Are you focused enough on the same thing to build cumulative knowledge or are you too spread out?
Information - so abundant it's worth practically nothing. Knowledge - scarce enough to be worth $, price determined by supply and demand, distribution follows a bell curve. Insight - So rare it could be worth a fortune, distribution is fat-tailed and the Black Swan rules.
Information is just bits of data. Knowledge is putting them together. Wisdom is transcending them.
Doubt is wisdom. People are dangerous when they are certain that their cause is just and their facts are right.
Constantly remind yourself of how little you truly know, and of how mysterious the world remains.
Everything we know has an expiration date.
The improvement of understanding is for two ends: first, our own increase of knowledge; secondly, to enable us to deliver that knowledge to others.
Information, the knowledge of facts, though ever increasing, is by its very nature limited. Wisdom is infinite, it includes knowledge and the way of action; but we take hold of a branch and think it is the whole tree. Through the knowledge of the part, we can never realize the joy of the whole. Intellect can never lead to the whole, for it is only a segment, a part.
If you're broke and tell people money is not important, they won't listen to you. If you're ignorant and say knowledge is vanity, no one believes you. If you preach stoicism but never faced any difficulties, your sermon is futile. Let your message grow out of your own experience.
If you smirk at the past dogmas, just imagine how the future will laugh at your own certainties. You think current knowledge is indubitable, but so did all the past ages. Epistemic humility is the most repeated - and ignored - lesson of history.
Knowledge is proud that he has learn'd so much; Wisdom is humble that he knows no more.
A society of narrowly developed specialists is a society expert in seeing trees but not forests.
A miseducation is much more dangerous than no education. An uneducated person has common sense born of pattern recognition. A miseducated person has traded good sense for bad theories.
Knowledge is either from direct experience or from verifiable, falsifiable science. There is knowledge that is transmitted but not verifiable / falsifiable, and this knowledge is indistinguishable from that which is false.
The dumbest people I know are those who know it all.
Real knowledge is intrinsic and it's built from the ground up.
The universe is full of magical things, patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.
Great knowledge is universal. Small knowledge is limited. Great words are inspiring. Small words are chatter.
Knowing what you don't know is more useful than being brilliant.
The best investment you can make, is an investment in yourself... The more you learn, the more you'll earn.
Wise people say less than they know. Fools say everything they know and many things they don't.
When an ordinary man attains knowledge, he is a sage; when a sage attains understanding, he is an ordinary man.
The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance - it is the illusion of knowledge.
The ultimate test of knowledge is self-transformation. Knowledge is of use only if it brings a profound change in yourself. Make sure that your knowledge is qualitative, not just quantitative. The quality of understanding is important, not the quantity of information.
The desire of knowledge, like the thirst of riches, increases ever with the acquisition of it.
Ignorance is the curse of God; knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven.
If your goal is lasting insight, consuming news that will be irrelevant next week is a bad strategy.
The true nature of soul is right knowledge, right faith and right conduct. The soul, so long as it is subject to transmigration, is undergoing evolution and involution.
These past years, as we have been recovering and given our city a rebirth, we have been encouraged by our faith, knowledge, and steadfast belief that we will pull through. There will be challenges and setbacks, as there have already been, but we will continue, and we the citizens of New Orleans will prevail in bringing our city back.
Golf is about knowledge, and studying another player - more than listening to a teacher - is the best way to get it.
There is no force more liberating than the knowledge that you are fighting for others.
I wanted to contribute my time, myself, my knowledge, my love, because Haiti is my everything.
I have witnessed how education opens doors, and I know that when sound instruction takes place, students experience the joys of new-found knowledge and the ability to excel.
What is research but a blind date with knowledge?
My father was a lawyer and to my best knowledge nobody in my family before had interest in science.
Solitude can be used well by very few people. They who do must have a knowledge of the world to see the foolishness of it, and enough virtue to despise all the vanity.
Here, class attendance is expected and students are required to take notes, which they are tested on. What is missing, it seems to me, is the use of knowledge, the practical training.
Belief and knowledge are considered to be two different things. But they are not.
He who knows nothing is closer to the truth than he whose mind is filled with falsehoods and errors.
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.
Knowledge is knowing that we cannot know.
Perplexity is the beginning of knowledge.
To know, is to know that you know nothing. That is the meaning of true knowledge.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
All the knowledge I possess everyone else can acquire, but my heart is all my own.
There is much pleasure to be gained from useless knowledge.
Knowledge which is acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.
Knowledge is true opinion.
Let us tenderly and kindly cherish, therefore, the means of knowledge. Let us dare to read, think, speak, and write.
We know accurately only when we know little, with knowledge doubt increases.
Knowledge has to be improved, challenged, and increased constantly, or it vanishes.
Even the knowledge of my own fallibility cannot keep me from making mistakes. Only when I fall do I get up again.
All our knowledge has its origins in our perceptions.
Where is all the knowledge we lost with information?
If knowledge can create problems, it is not through ignorance that we can solve them.
Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be.
No man can reveal to you nothing but that which already lies half-asleep in the dawning of your knowledge.
Take the decision in early March to arrest Muqtada al-Sadr. It was made apparently without knowledge or understanding of the nature of his movement or how widespread it is.
Our working hypothesis is that the status of knowledge is altered as societies enter what is known as the postindustrial age and cultures enter what is known as the postmodern age.
Knowledge is and will be produced in order to be sold, it is and will be consumed in order to be valorised in a new production: in both cases, the goal is exchange.
What guides Marxism, then, is a different model of society, and a different conception of the function of the knowledge that can be produced by society and acquired from it.
Harvard is first and foremost a university and not a consulting operation, and our job here is to teach and to research and to create knowledge on Asia in conjunction and in cooperation with scholars as well as with political, intellectual, and cultural leaders in Asia.
Education is a private matter between the person and the world of knowledge and experience, and has little to do with school or college.
The increased global linkages promote economic growth in the world through two key mechanisms: the division of labor and the international spillovers of knowledge.
It's hard for women to talk about these things, and for the doctors to really talk about it too, and to even have the knowledge of what's going on. That's why I'm doing this and urging women to speak out and talk to their doctors frankly.
I think my dyslexia was a vital part of my development because my inability to read and write meant that I had to find knowledge elsewhere so I looked to the cinema.
In a country with an overabundance of food, no one should go hungry because of a lack of funds or technical and professional knowledge. We have the food, and we have the networks we now need to support the providers.
Experience alone can give a final answer. The knowledge gained in a few years by a commission of the kind suggested would be worth more than volumes of mere assertions and contradictions.
It wasn't a problem for me drawing humans although I had originally come to the studio with the idea that what I had to offer them was my knowledge in the drawing of animals.
Entire ignorance is not so terrible or extreme an evil, and is far from being the greatest of all too much cleverness and too much learning, accompanied with ill bringing-up, are far more fatal.
One whose knowledge is confined to books and whose wealth is in the possession of others, can use neither his knowledge nor wealth when the need for them arises.
Suppose that we are wise enough to learn and know - and yet not wise enough to control our learning and knowledge, so that we use it to destroy ourselves? Even if that is so, knowledge remains better than ignorance.
As the biggest library if it is in disorder is not as useful as a small but well-arranged one, so you may accumulate a vast amount of knowledge but it will be of far less value than a much smaller amount if you have not thought it over for yourself.
The library is seen as a force for self improvement and the pursuit of knowledge. I fear that in many cases this is no longer true, if it ever was.
May I say, finally, that I have no illusions of grandeur quite to the contrary, I am very humble in my knowledge that through forty years of my life my life has been an open book of service to my fellow architects and for the public good.
We may take it to be the accepted idea that the Mosaic books were not handed down to us for our instruction in scientific knowledge, and that it is our duty to ground our scientific beliefs upon observation and inference, unmixed with considerations of a different order.
The most important thing I learned as a foreign correspondent in about 80 countries is that it takes a very shallow knowledge of history to think that there are solutions to most problems.
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.
Aging is an inevitable process. I surely wouldn't want to grow younger. The older you become, the more you know your bank account of knowledge is much richer.
I do think we know that a teacher who knows what he or she is doing, knows their subject matter, and knows how to impart knowledge to kids is a critical piece of closing the achievement gap.
English girls' schools today providing the higher education are, so far as my knowledge goes, worthily representative of that astonishing rise in the intellectual standards of women which has taken place in the last half-century.
To-day it appears as though it may well be altogether abolished in the future as it has to some extent been mitigated in the past by the unceasing, and as it now appears, unlimited ascent of man to knowledge, and through knowledge to physical power and dominion over Nature.
The whole Twitter phenomenon is really indicative of what's happening in this country. And I say this in condemnation of myself as much as anyone else - we are growing into a nation that has no time, desire or capacity for truth. All we can handle is 140 characters of knowledge.
But, I think it's great to be able to work with established directors, and then also first-timers. I feel like you learn from both of them, but then you can go and share your knowledge with each of them. That's really fantastic!
I agree completely with my son James when he says 'Internet is like electricity. The latter lights up everything, while the former lights up knowledge'.
I had a traditional interview based on a phone call from an agent. He says there's a show and they would like to see you and its called Dallas. With very little knowledge I go over to this meeting at Warner Brothers.
My finances have been decimated by a group of people, such as my ex-attorney, my ex-business manager, and an estate planner, specifically. And they have conspired together to - to co-op my corporations, put in trustees without my knowledge.
What I look for when I see a piece of art for the first time is some kind of emotional, intellectual experience, that's a combination of both of those things and is informed by my knowledge and something new that I see the artist doing.
Wonder, connected with a principle of rational curiosity, is the source of all knowledge and discover, and it is a principle even of piety but wonder which ends in wonder, and is satisfied with wonder, is the quality of an idiot.
That test should not be about ratings. What should weigh is the knowledge that a public broadcaster delivers programmes that matter.
If no other knowledge deserves to be called useful but that which helps to enlarge our possessions or to raise our station in society, then Mythology has no claim to the appellation.
Thus we hope to teach mythology not as a study, but as a relaxation from study to give our work the charm of a story-book, yet by means of it to impart a knowledge of an important branch of education.
The Communist Party said that I must finish my studies because after the revolution in Germany people would be required with technical knowledge to take part in the building of the Communist Germany.
A paradigm shift, where, in addition to physical inputs for farming, a focused emphasis placed on knowledge inputs can be a promising way forward. This knowledge-based approach will bring immense returns, particularly in rain fed and dry land farming areas.
Humans may or may not have cosmic significance, and if they do, it will be by hitching a ride on the objective centrality of knowledge in the cosmic scheme of things.
We too, through lack of knowledge and of sufficiently mature reflection, mistook the visible outward appearance of the phenomenon for the phenomenon itself.
Historic changes and challenges. Breakthroughs in human knowledge and opportunity. And yet, for vast numbers across the globe, the daily realities have not altered.
Darrell is really good in the studio. I mean, he has a real working knowledge of how the process works, and what sounds good coming back over tape, and how the stuff works together.
I'd like to work with any actress from whom I can learn-one who has had many experiences with many directors and is willing to share some of her knowledge with me.
To break boundaries interests me. With all the knowledge that is available now in the world, it should be accessible to everyone. You can get so much information on the Internet now, and yet there are so many places in the world where people just don't have the education.
In any case, in so far as our knowledge of the universe carries us, the advent of civilization for the first time on our globe represents the highest ascent of the life processes to which evolution had anywhere attained.
And indeed this theme has been at the centre of all my research since 1943, both because of its intrinsic fascination and my conviction that a knowledge of sequences could contribute much to our understanding of living matter.
The properties which differentiate living matter from any kind of inorganic imitation may be instinctively felt, but can hardly be formulated without expert knowledge.
To remove this obstacle I repeat or refer to such knowledge as has come under my notice, my own previously expressed views, and also describe and exhibit my last experiments and explain their novelty and utility.
It is true that the aristocracies seem to have abused their monopoly of legal knowledge and at all events their exclusive possession of the law was a formidable impediment to the success of those popular movements which began to be universal in the western world.
The object of all the former voyages to the South Seas undertaken by the command of his present majesty, has been the advancement of science and the increase of knowledge.
It's hard for me to imagine that some people in the CIA who had firsthand knowledge would be unable to recognize that this would be helpful information for a soldier's death.
We have a tremendous lack of knowledge of how far we have gotten away from the Constitution of the United States. Democrats and Republicans alike have taken us away from the original intent. You see, I believe in this document as our founding fathers intended it.
Throughout the past, there has been a lack of intimacy, affection, and regard for Islam by Christianity. This, to a large extent, has been due to a lack of knowledge of the great human and spiritual ideals for which Islam and the teachings of Islam stand.
The satirist is prevented by repulsion from gaining a better knowledge of the world he is attracted to, yet he is forced by attraction to concern himself with the world that repels him.
Widespread public access to knowledge, like public education, is one of the pillars of our democracy, a guarantee that we can maintain a well-informed citizenry.
I love sharing my knowledge of hitting with others. Now coaches and players at all levels can learn my systematic approach to hitting a baseball with more consistency, mental strength and accuracy.
My knowledge of science came from being with Carl, not from formal academic training. Carl gave me a thrilling tutorial in science and math that lasted the 20 years we were together.
I would like to have the superpower of being able to touch a book and then gain all the knowledge out of that book without spending hours and days reading it.
With all due respect to lawyers, it's wonderful that you have this intricate knowledge. You break down words to the nth degree. And sometimes I find it rather disgusting. And it goes on and on.
The tree of knowledge is not the tree of life! And yet can we cast out of our spirits all the good or evil poured into them by so many learned generations? Ignorance cannot be learned.
Well, the truth is always what should be told. And the truth and the knowledge of the truth is what everybody should represent, regardless of the consequences of doing it.
The function of the politician, therefore, is one of continuous watchfulness and activity, and he must have intimate knowledge of details if he would work out grand results.
We stand in the shadow of Jefferson who believed that a society founded upon the rule of law and liberty was dependent upon public education and the diffusion of knowledge.
I think anyone about to leave one job not surprisingly would use their knowledge, their experience, their skills drawn from their previous positions to try and earn a living in the future. That's what happens in all interviews.
All along we find that social life - religion, politics, art - reflects the stages reached in the development of the knowledge of self it shows the social uses made of this knowledge.
Einstein's results again turned the tables and now very few philosophers or scientists still think that scientific knowledge is, or can be, proven knowledge.
The word of God is full of sad and grave counsel, full of the knowledge of God, of examples of virtues, and of correction of vices, of the end of this life, and of the life to come.
He surprised me by his familiarity with details of movements and battles which I did not suppose had come to his knowledge. As he kept me talking for over half an hour, I flattered myself that what I had to say interested him.
Growing up in Nashville, especially in a music business family, means growing up with knowledge that seems like common sense until later in life when you realize people spend thousands of dollars a semester trying to learn or pretending to learn while looking for some intern job on music row.
Making a film of a work you've played for six weeks gives you intimate knowledge of the character. By the time you go in front of the camera you've worked out the behavior and life of a character.
I was bold in the pursuit of knowledge, never fearing to follow truth and reason to whatever results they led, and bearding every authority which stood in their way.
Knowledge which is divorced from justice, may be called cunning rather than wisdom.
Today knowledge has power. It controls access to opportunity and advancement.
Humility and knowledge in poor clothes excel pride and ignorance in costly attire.
The only good is knowledge, and the only evil is ignorance.
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
Knowledge is power only if man knows what facts not to bother with.
I would rather excel in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and possessions.
I had therefore to remove knowledge, in order to make room for belief.
Without knowledge action is useless and knowledge without action is futile.
This life that has been given to us as a gift, as such a precious gift. To really try to understand it, really try to recognize it, is the greatest meditation. Through the media of this Knowledge we can tap into our inner sources that are so beautiful.
Our knowledge can only be finite, while our ignorance must necessarily be infinite.
Consider your origins: you were not made to live as brutes, but to follow virtue and knowledge.
Knowledge is power. Information is power. The secreting or hoarding of knowledge or information may be an act of tyranny camouflaged as humility.
Depend upon it there comes a time when for every addition of knowledge you forget something that you knew before. It is of the highest importance, therefore, not to have useless facts elbowing out the useful ones.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
Evil being the root of mystery, pain is the root of knowledge.
It is harder to conceal ignorance than to acquire knowledge.
Knowledge is like money: to be of value it must circulate, and in circulating it can increase in quantity and, hopefully, in value.
Cherish that which is within you, and shut off that which is without for much knowledge is a curse.
If you first fortify yourself with the true knowledge of the Universal Self, and then live in the midst of wealth and worldliness, surely they will in no way affect you.
The knower and the known are one. Simple people imagine that they should see God as if he stood there and they here. This is not so. God and I, we are one in knowledge.
To be educated, a person doesn't have to know much or be informed, but he or she does have to have been exposed vulnerably to the transformative events of an engaged human life.
Even knowledge has to be in the fashion, and where it is not, it is wise to affect ignorance.
We live on an island surrounded by a sea of ignorance. As our island of knowledge grows, so does the shore of our ignorance.
Every addition to true knowledge is an addition to human power.
Knowledge is the life of the mind.
Knowledge is the eye of desire and can become the pilot of the soul.
When a man's knowledge is not in order, the more of it he has the greater will be his confusion.
Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life.
The ability to perceive or think differently is more important than the knowledge gained.
Knowledge is not a passion from without the mind, but an active exertion of the inward strength, vigor and power of the mind, displaying itself from within.
Never stop learning knowledge doubles every fourteen months.
The knowledge of yourself will preserve you from vanity.
The knowledge of anything, since all things have causes, is not acquired or complete unless it is known by its causes.
A man of knowledge lives by acting, not by thinking about acting.
We don't know all the answers. If we knew all the answers we'd be bored, wouldn't we? We keep looking, searching, trying to get more knowledge.
I'll come to you with gifts of knowledge, wisdom and truth.
To know what you know and what you do not know, that is true knowledge.
Knowledge is soon changed, then lost in the mist, an echo half-heard.
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.
There comes a time when the mind takes a higher plane of knowledge but can never prove how it got there.
Knowledge of the self is the mother of all knowledge. So it is incumbent on me to know my self, to know it completely, to know its minutiae, its characteristics, its subtleties, and its very atoms.
All men by nature desire knowledge.
Knowledge cultivates your seeds and does not sow in your seeds.
Those who have knowledge, don't predict. Those who predict, don't have knowledge.
Our treasure lies in the beehive of our knowledge. We are perpetually on the way thither, being by nature winged insects and honey gatherers of the mind.
The recipe for perpetual ignorance is: Be satisfied with your opinions and content with your knowledge.
In a battle all you need to make you fight is a little hot blood and the knowledge that it's more dangerous to lose than to win.
I think I have a duty as a recovering guy to help, to make my knowledge of what I went through accessible.
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
Ignorance more frequently begets confidence than does knowledge: it is those who know little, and not those who know much, who so positively assert that this or that problem will never be solved by science.
Where is the Life we have lost in living? Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge? Where is the knowledge we have lost in information?
Compassion is sometimes the fatal capacity for feeling what it is like to live inside somebody else's skin. It is the knowledge that there can never really be any peace and joy for me until there is peace and joy finally for you too.
Sorrow is knowledge, those that know the most must mourn the deepest, the tree of knowledge is not the tree of life.
It is an infantile superstition of the human spirit that virginity would be thought a virtue and not the barrier that separates ignorance from knowledge.
I'm a student of world religion, so to me, it's hugely important to have knowledge and to understand what people are doing.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
Dogmatism and skepticism are both, in a sense, absolute philosophies one is certain of knowing, the other of not knowing. What philosophy should dissipate is certainty, whether of knowledge or ignorance.
We did it Disneyland, in the knowledge that most of the people I talked to thought it would be a financial disaster - closed and forgotten within the first year.
The wise man should restrain his senses like the crane and accomplish his purpose with due knowledge of his place, time and ability.
We are here and it is now. Further than that, all human knowledge is moonshine.
A toothache, or a violent passion, is not necessarily diminished by our knowledge of its causes, its character, its importance or insignificance.
Do not share the knowledge with which you have been blessed with everyone in general, as you do with some people in particular and know that there are some men in whom Allah, may He he glorified, has placed hidden secrets, which they are forbidden to reveal.
The advertisements in a newspaper are more full knowledge in respect to what is going on in a state or community than the editorial columns are.
A manager is responsible for the application and performance of knowledge.
The price one pays for pursuing any profession, or calling, is an intimate knowledge of its ugly side.
He that hath knowledge spareth his words.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
Knowledge about life is one thing effective occupation of a place in life, with its dynamic currents passing through your being, is another.
Thought must be divided against itself before it can come to any knowledge of itself.
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.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
Mistakes are, after all, the foundations of truth, and if a man does not know what a thing is, it is at least an increase in knowledge if he knows what it is not.
The first step in a person's salvation is knowledge of their sin.
Universities exist to transmit knowledge and understanding of ideas and values to students not to provide entertainment for spectators or employment for athletes.
A civilization is a heritage of beliefs, customs, and knowledge slowly accumulated in the course of centuries, elements difficult at times to justify by logic, but justifying themselves as paths when they lead somewhere, since they open up for man his inner distance.
The degree of one's emotions varies inversely with one's knowledge of the facts.
Illness is the doctor to whom we pay most heed to kindness, to knowledge, we make promise only pain we obey.
The small part of ignorance that we arrange and classify we give the name of knowledge.
Ardor, n. The quality that distinguishes love without knowledge.
The study and knowledge of the universe would somehow be lame and defective were no practical results to follow.
It is now common knowledge that the average American gains 7 pounds between Thanksgiving and New Year's Day.
Between falsehood and useless truth there is little difference. As gold which he cannot spend will make no man rich, so knowledge which cannot apply will make no man wise.
Where knowledge ends, religion begins.
Vanity of science. Knowledge of physical science will not console me for ignorance of morality in time of affliction, but knowledge of morality will always console me for ignorance of physical science.
The more extensive a man's knowledge of what has been done, the greater will be his power of knowing what to do.
Knowledge slowly builds up what Ignorance in an hour pulls down.
Scientists have become the bearers of the torch of discovery in our quest for knowledge.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but a little want of knowledge is also a dangerous thing.
Prices are important not because money is considered paramount but because prices are a fast and effective conveyor of information through a vast society in which fragmented knowledge must be coordinated.
To act on the belief that we possess the knowledge and the power which enable us to shape the processes of society entirely to our liking, knowledge which in fact we do not possess, is likely to make us do much harm.
The desire of excessive power caused the angels to fall the desire of knowledge caused men to fall.
The fundament upon which all our knowledge and learning rests is the inexplicable.
Knowledge and human power are synonymous.
There are three principal means of acquiring knowledge... observation of nature, reflection, and experimentation. Observation collects facts reflection combines them experimentation verifies the result of that combination.
If a little knowledge is dangerous, where is the man who has so much as to be out of danger?
Knowledge is proud that it knows so much wisdom is humble that it knows no more.
Science is the father of knowledge, but opinion breeds ignorance.
Knowledge is not eating, and we cannot expect to devour and possess what we mean. Knowledge is recognition of something absent it is a salutation, not an embrace.
When you deal with a person who's experiencing dementia, you can see where they're struggling with knowledge. You can see what they forget completely, what they forget but they know what they once knew. You can tell how they're trying to remember.
I think a lot of people, even Christians, are willing to be satisfied with gaining lots and lots of biblical knowledge - and many people go to Bible studies and don't realize it isn't enough to know what's right, it's applying the information and the knowledge that you have.
We can be knowledgable with other men's knowledge but we cannot be wise with other men's wisdom.
There is no desire more natural than the desire for knowledge.
Zeal without knowledge is fire without light.
Our knowledge is a little island in a great ocean of nonknowledge.
Sin, guilt, neurosis they are one and the same, the fruit of the tree of knowledge.
Knowledge is in the end based on acknowledgement.
All human knowledge takes the form of interpretation.
As a young man, I went to Paris and soaked up many hours of film knowledge from Robert Hakim in my efforts to become a producer.
Getting along with men isn't what's truly important. The vital knowledge is how to get along with a man, one man.
What does mysticism really mean? It means the way to attain knowledge. It's close to philosophy, except in philosophy you go horizontally while in mysticism you go vertically.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion.
In expanding the field of knowledge we but increase the horizon of ignorance.
If in preaching the gospel you substitute your knowledge of the way of salvation for confidence in the power of the gospel, you hinder people from getting to reality.
A novel that does not uncover a hitherto unknown segment of existence is immoral. Knowledge is the novel's only morality.
And I pray thee, loving Jesus, that as Thou hast graciously given me to drink in with delight the words of Thy knowledge, so Thou wouldst mercifully grant me to attain one day to Thee, the fountain of all wisdom and to appear forever before Thy face.
It is not knowledge, but the act of learning, not possession but the act of getting there, which grants the greatest enjoyment.
The medieval university looked backwards it professed to be a storehouse of old knowledge. The modern university looks forward, and is a factory of new knowledge.
I know that I have lived because I have felt, and, feeling giving me the knowledge of my existence, I know likewise that I shall exist no more when I shall have ceased to feel.
A jazz musician can improvise based on his knowledge of music. He understands how things go together. For a chef, once you have that basis, that's when cuisine is truly exciting.
The seat of knowledge is in the head of wisdom, in the heart. We are sure to judge wrong, if we do not feel right.
Only divine love bestows the keys of knowledge.
The only fence against the world is a thorough knowledge of it.
Knowledge is recognition of something absent it is a salutation, not an embrace.
The utmost extent of man's knowledge, is to know that he knows nothing.
We own almost all our knowledge not to those who have agreed but to those who have differed.
The animals that depend on instinct have an inherent knowledge of the laws of economics and of how to apply them Man, with his powers of reason, has reduced economics to the level of a farce which is at once funnier and more tragic than Tobacco Road.
Wonder is the desire for knowledge.
When a doctor does go wrong he is the first of criminals. He has nerve and he has knowledge.
His ignorance was as remarkable as his knowledge.
How dreadful knowledge of the truth can be when there's no help in the truth.
We can't have full knowledge all at once. We must start by believing then afterwards we may be led on to master the evidence for ourselves.
My mom took me to see Carnal Knowledge and The Wild Bunch and all these kind of movies when I was a kid.
Your knowledge of what is going on can only be superficial and relative.
Western civilization, unfortunately, does not link knowledge and morality but rather, it connects knowledge and power and makes them equivalent.
The universal Mind contains all knowledge. It is the potential ultimate of all things. To it, all things are possible.
My philosophy of leadership is to surround myself with good people who have ability, judgment and knowledge, but above all, a passion for service.
We are least open to precise knowledge concerning the things we are most vehement about.
Knowledge is like money: the more he gets, the more he craves.
Science gives us knowledge, but only philosophy can give us wisdom.
In complete darkness we are all the same, it is only our knowledge and wisdom that separates us, don't let your eyes deceive you.
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.
His priority did not seem to be to teach them what he knew, but rather to impress upon them that nothing, not even... knowledge, was foolproof.
Knowledge is the treasure of a wise man.
Knowledge is two-fold, and consists not only in an affirmation of what is true, but in the negation of that which is false.
That writer does the most who gives his reader the most knowledge and takes from him the least time.
Helping someone come to a saving knowledge of Christ is the greatest achievement possible.
In formal logic, a contradiction is the signal of defeat, but in the evolution of real knowledge it marks the first step in progress toward a victory.
Life is a travelling to the edge of knowledge, then a leap taken.
The will to do springs from the knowledge that we can do.
How can smart women be so stupid about men sometimes? Lack of knowledge. It's what men have kept secret for so long.
The humanitarian lays stress almost solely upon breadth of knowledge and sympathy.
I don't think any person has any special knowledge about what God has planned for me and you any more than me and you do.
We do not need to be shoemakers to know if our shoes fit, and just as little have we any need to be professionals to acquire knowledge of matters of universal interest.
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
Take from the philosopher the pleasure of being heard and his desire for knowledge ceases.
I would rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent than in the extent of my powers and dominion.
Knowledge is the most democratic source of power.
It is impossible to make people understand their ignorance, for it requires knowledge to perceive it and, therefore, he that can perceive it hath it not.
Research is creating new knowledge.
Knowledge may give weight, but accomplishments give luster, and many more people see than weigh.
We must develop knowledge optimization initiatives to leverage our key learnings.
We are sinful not only because we have eaten of the Tree of Knowledge, but also because we have not yet eaten of the Tree of Life. The state in which we are is sinful, irrespective of guilt.
The knowledge I have now is not the knowledge I had then.
Men honor what lies within the sphere of their knowledge, but do not realize how dependent they are on what lies beyond it.
A physician without a knowledge of Astrology has no right to call himself a physician.
The world of knowledge takes a crazy turn when teachers themselves are taught to learn.
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.
Technology is so much fun but we can drown in our technology. The fog of information can drive out knowledge.
Knowledge, the object of knowledge and the knower are the three factors which motivate action the senses, the work and the doer comprise the threefold basis of action.
Knowledge is that possession that no misfortune can destroy, no authority can revoke, and no enemy can control. This makes knowledge the greatest of all freedoms.
Every man gets a narrower and narrower field of knowledge in which he must be an expert in order to compete with other people. The specialist knows more and more about less and less and finally knows everything about nothing.
Knowledge of the world in only to be acquired in the world, and not in a closet.
Ignorance is never better than knowledge.
Scholastic learning and polemical divinity retarded the growth of all true knowledge.
When we go to the Bible we should keep in mind that the basic principles of the Bible are taught by God, but written down by human beings deprived of modern day knowledge. So there is some fallibility in the writings of the Bible. But the basic principles are applicable to my life and I don't find any conflict among them.
So I'd be quite happy to have a three-hour Lincoln-Douglas-style debate with Barack Obama. I'd let him use a teleprompter. I'll just rely on knowledge. We'll do fine.
It is becoming clear that the old platitudes can no longer be maintained, and that if we wish to improve our morals we must first improve our knowledge.
There is no arguing with the pretenders to a divine knowledge and to a divine mission. They are possessed with the sin of pride, they have yielded to the perennial temptation.
One of the interesting things about having little musical knowledge is that you generate surprising results sometimes you move to places you wouldn't if you knew better.
If you want to be truly successful invest in yourself to get the knowledge you need to find your unique factor. When you find it and focus on it and persevere your success will blossom.
If I was left to my own devices, you would see about ten T-shirts in rotation with maybe a few nice pairs of jeans - but I also like to look good. I like feeling really well put together, I just don't have the aptitude and the knowledge to do that.
I feel like 35. At 35 you're old enough to know something and young enough to look forward to what you can do with the knowledge. So I stayed at 35!
There is, so I believe, in the essence of everything, something that we cannot call learning. There is, my friend, only a knowledge - that is everywhere.
A serious problem in America is the gap between academe and the mass media, which is our culture. Professors of humanities, with all their leftist fantasies, have little direct knowledge of American life and no impact whatever on public policy.
True, some land was bought by a few Cabinet Ministers. They bought the land. No minister, to my knowledge acquired land which was meant for resettlement.
Men are limited by the knowledge of their minds, the worth of their characters and the principles upon which they are building their lives.
I have thought about it a great deal, and the more I think, the more certain I am that obedience is the gateway through which knowledge, yes, and love, too, enter the mind of the child.
More students have a better knowledge of pop culture than of the Constitution.
There was never a nation great until it came to the knowledge that it had nowhere in the world to go for help.
I don't know what is better than the work that is given to the actor-to teach the human heart the knowledge of itself.
All science requires mathematics. The knowledge of mathematical things is almost innate in us. This is the easiest of sciences, a fact which is obvious in that no one's brain rejects it for laymen and people who are utterly illiterate know how to count and reckon.
There are in fact two things, science and opinion the former begets knowledge, the later ignorance.
The apple cannot be stuck back on the Tree of Knowledge once we begin to see, we are doomed and challenged to seek the strength to see more, not less.
The truth is often terrifying, which I think is one of the motifs of Larry and Andrew's cinema. The cost of knowledge is an important theme. In the second and third films, they explore the consequences of Neo's choice to know the truth. It's a beautiful, beautiful story.
Knowledge is a beautiful thing, but there are a few things I wish I didn't know.
There is a general knowledge that I am multi-dimensional, that when you are creative you do a lot of things.
Exclusively of the abstract sciences, the largest and worthiest portion of our knowledge consists of aphorisms: and the greatest and best of men is but an aphorism.
If knowledge and foresight are too penetrating and deep, unify them with ease and sincerity.
Knowledge of the sciences is so much smoke apart from the heavenly science of Christ.
It is remarkable how many misconceptions there are here about life in the developing world and I think that that knowledge gap has done a lot to contribute to the imbalance quite frankly.
G is Grace, the Flaming Star is the Torch of Reason. Those who possess this knowledge are indeed Illuminati.
Science fiction writers, I am sorry to say, really do not know anything. We can't talk about science, because our knowledge of it is limited and unofficial, and usually our fiction is dreadful.
Building technical systems involves a lot of hard work and specialized knowledge: languages and protocols, coding and debugging, testing and refactoring.
He will therefore have to use what knowledge he can achieve, not to shape the results as the craftsman shapes his handiwork, but rather to cultivate a growth by providing the appropriate environment, in the manner in which the gardener does this for his plants.
What is called an acute knowledge of human nature is mostly nothing but the observer's own weaknesses reflected back from others.
Knowledge fills a large brain it merely inflates a small one.
An humble knowledge of thyself is a surer way to God than a deep search after learning.
International relationships are preordained to be clumsy gestures based on imperfect knowledge.
Science is the knowledge of consequences, and dependence of one fact upon another.
The Greeks possessed a knowledge of human nature we seem hardly able to attain to without passing through the strengthening hibernation of a new barbarism.
But now with the living conditions deteriorating, and with the sure knowledge that we are slated for destruction, we have been transformed into an implacable army of liberation.
People of small caliber are always carping. They are bent on showing their own superiority, their knowledge or prowess or good breeding.
The ordinary American - as far as I can tell - knows so much less than he did fifty years ago and has such poor work habits compared with fifty years ago that the average multiplicand of knowledge/capabilities is a much smaller number than it was in 1961.
I believe patriotism comes from the heart. Patriotism is voluntary. It is a feeling of loyalty and allegiance that is the result of knowledge and belief.
My practicality consists in this, in the knowledge that if you beat your head against the wall it is your head which breaks and not the wall - that is my strength, my only strength.
Science is organized knowledge.
Knowledge is going to make you stronger. Knowledge is going to let you control your life. Knowledge is going to give you the wisdom to teach their children. Knowledge is the thing that makes you smile in the face of disaster.
Perhaps as good a classification as any of the main types is that of the three lusts distinguished by traditional Christianity - the lust of knowledge, the lust of sensation, and the lust of power.
In England only uneducated people show off their knowledge nobody quotes Latin or Greek authors in the course of conversation, unless he has never read them.
Knowledge may give weight, but accomplishments give lustre, and many more people see than weigh.
When knowledge is limited - it leads to folly... When knowledge exceeds a certain limit, it leads to exploitation.
Learn from me, if not by my precepts, then by my example, how dangerous is the pursuit of knowledge and how much happier is that man who believes his native town to be the world than he who aspires to be greater than his nature will allow.
In the Atlantean period there were many energies being used and information and knowledge being used which were, for particular reasons of safety, withdrawn, shall we say, to prevent complete catastrophe, to prevent total destruction of your planet.
Knowledge is not skill. Knowledge plus ten thousand times is skill.
Although your knowledge is weak and small, you need not be silent: since you cannot be judges be at least witnesses.
The most wonderful study of mankind is man. Relieving human suffering and diffusing universal knowledge is humanitarian.
The best theology is rather a divine life than a divine knowledge.
Knowledge is generally considered a good thing so, presumably, knowing more about how the U.S. thinks and operates around the world is also good.
You don't need an explanation for everything, Recognize that there are such things as miracles - events for which there are no ready explanations. Later knowledge may explain those events quite easily.
I respect knowledge of the psyche. I would be a therapist if I weren't an entertainer.
We have today a fairly thorough knowledge of the early Greco-Roman period because our motivations are the same.
Everything has been said yet few have taken advantage of it. Since all our knowledge is essentially banal, it can only be of value to minds that are not.
There's no question that as science, knowledge and technology advance, that we will attempt to do more significant things. And there's no question that we will always have to temper those things with ethics.
You don't have to be a brain surgeon to be a valuable person. You become valuable because of the knowledge that you have. And that doesn't mean you won't fail sometimes. The important thing is to keep trying.
I wish I had known more firsthand about the concerns and problems of American businesspeople while I was a U.S. senator and later a presidential nominee. That knowledge would have made me a better legislator and a more worthy aspirant to the White House.
Patriotism is voluntary. It is a feeling of loyalty and allegiance that is the result of knowledge and belief. A patriot shows their their patriotism through their actions, by their choice.
You can do anything you think you can. This knowledge is literally the gift of the gods, for through it you can solve every human problem. It should make of you an incurable optimist. It is the open door.
You can acquire a lot of knowledge without ever going to school.
We don't focus as much in schools on educational knowledge which requires thinking and application, as we do on acquiring facts.
A great many things which in times of lesser knowledge we imagined to be superstitious or useless, prove today on examination to have been of immense value to mankind.
If we had failed to pursue the facts as far as they led, we would have denied the public any knowledge of an unprecedented scheme of political surveillance and sabotage.
It is not the quantity but the quality of knowledge which determines the mind's dignity.
This means that no single logic is strong enough to support the total construction of human knowledge.
The greatest sin is judgment without knowledge.
If they exert it not for good, they will for evil if they advance not knowledge, they will perpetuate ignorance.
Most North Americans know that human-caused global warming is real, even if political leaders don't always reflect or act on that knowledge.
Knowledge is what we get when an observer, preferably a scientifically trained observer, provides us with a copy of reality that we can all recognize.
Wild Bill was anything but a quarrelsome man yet I have personal knowledge of at least half a dozen men whom he had at various times killed.
Fullness of knowledge always means some understanding of the depths of our ignorance and that is always conducive to humility and reverence.
It takes a couple of years just to get the background and knowledge that you need before you can go into detailed training for your mission.
Faulkner is a writer who has had much to do with my soul, but Hemingway is the one who had the most to do with my craft - not simply for his books, but for his astounding knowledge of the aspect of craftsmanship in the science of writing.
Human knowledge has been changing from the word go and people in certain respects behave more rationally than they did when they didn't have it. They spend less time doing rain dances and more time seeding clouds.
Argument is conclusive, but it does not remove doubt, so that the mind may rest in the sure knowledge of the truth, unless it finds it by the method of experiment.
I want to be safe in the knowledge that I can tour and play festivals for a long time. The main thing is that I want a good reputation as a live performer. If I have that, I'd be so happy.
There is still the feeling that women's writing is a lesser class of writing, that what goes on in the nursery or the bedroom is not as important as what goes on in the battlefield, that what women know about is a less category of knowledge.
As long as acquiring knowledge is the educational goal of schools, educational opportunities will be limited, as they are now, to affluent families.
So long as these kinds of inequalities persist, all of us who are given expensive educations have to live with the knowledge that our victories are contaminated because the game has been rigged to our advantage.
I have learned throughout my life as a composer chiefly through my mistakes and pursuits of false assumptions, not by my exposure to founts of wisdom and knowledge.
'For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge' took a year to record that's why the playing on it might sound somewhat labored. 'Balance,' on the other hand, was written and recorded in only four months, so the whole process was quicker and more immediate.
Always, through my whole life, I've had a thirst for knowledge.
Chess is not only knowledge and logic.
I enjoyed making this album a lot because of the knowledge we acquired over the last 3 years.
Medical knowledge and technical savvy are biodegradable. The sort of medicine that was practiced in Boston or New York or Atlanta fifty years ago would be as strange to a medical student or intern today as the ceremonial dance of a !Kung San tribe would seem to a rock festival audience in Hackensack.
The new industries are brainy industries and so-called knowledge workers tend to like to be near other people who are the same. Think of the City of Hollywood. People cluster. This means you have winning regions, such as London and Cambridge, and losing regions. The people who want to be top lawyers in Sunderland are hoovered up by London.
A screen actor is compensated in the knowledge that millions will see his performance at one time, where only hundreds will see it on the stage.
A man of knowledge chooses a path with a heart and follows it and then he looks and rejoices and laughs and then he sees and knows.
Since ancient times, people from throughout Asia have brought to Japan their talents, knowledge and energy, helping to lay the basis for Japan's existence as a country.
While many hackers have the knowledge, skills, and tools to attack computer systems, they generally lack the motivation to cause violence or severe economic or social harm.
It's kind of interesting, because hacking is a skill that could be used for criminal purposes or legitimate purposes, and so even though in the past I was hacking for the curiosity, and the thrill, to get a bite of the forbidden fruit of knowledge, I'm now working in the security field as a public speaker.
I have always liked the idea of going to print because a big part of what we are about is to disseminate knowledge throughout the world and not just to people who have broadband.
What can we put into the hands of people under oppressive regimes to help them? For me, a big part of it is information, knowledge - the ability to defeat propaganda by understanding it.
Psychopaths know the technical difference between right and wrong - which is one of the reasons their insanity pleas in criminal cases so rarely succeed they just fail to act on that knowledge.
Just like I find men who talk sports who don't really know sports annoying, I think men might find women who don't really have a true passion and knowledge of sports maybe not so attractive.
I'm on a mission. And I know the older I get, I may lose a step or two, but it's all up in the medulla oblongata. I've got a lot up there. I've got a lot of knowledge... in this medulla oblongata.
Doubt is the middle position between knowledge and ignorance. It encompasses cynicism but also genuine questioning.
In complete darkness, it is only knowledge and wisdom that separates us.
Epistemology is the study of knowledge. By what conduit do we know what we know?
Scientific knowledge is a kind of discourse.
People live longer today than they ever have. They live happier lives, have more knowledge, more information. All this is the result of communications technology. How is any of that bad?
We give you the facts. I told you information is power - knowledge is power. We can't be in an ideological battle to redeem the soul of this country if we don't have the facts.
In the past, I used to counter any such notions by asking myself: 'Would you really want President Hattersley?' I now find that possibility rather cheers me up. With his chubby, Dickensian features and his knowledge of T.H. Green and other harmless leftish political classics, Hattersley might not be such a bad thing after all.
As writers become more numerous, it is natural for readers to become more indolent whence must necessarily arise a desire of attaining knowledge with the greatest possible ease.
Even though I'm a hype man myself, I like the practicality of it all. People who understand how to turn a profit. At the end of the day, this is still business so I'm looking for real practical knowledge of how to actually make money, not necessarily raise it.
Behind the man is the Tree of Life, bearing twelve fruits, and the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil is behind the woman the serpent is twining round it.
Compassion is a practically acquired knowledge, like dancing. You must do it and practice diligently day by day.
Science has to be understood in its broadest sense, as a method for comprehending all observable reality, and not merely as an instrument for acquiring specialized knowledge.
At each increase of knowledge, as well as on the contrivance of every new tool, human labour becomes abridged.
It will be readily admitted, that a degree conferred by an university, ought to be a pledge to the public that he who holds it possesses a certain quantity of knowledge.
Surely, if knowledge is valuable, it can never be good policy in a country far wealthier than Tuscany, to allow a genius like Mr. Dalton's, to be employed in the drudgery of elementary instruction.
That the state of knowledge in any country will exert a directive influence on the general system of instruction adopted in it, is a principle too obvious to require investigation.
There is, however, another purpose to which academies contribute. When they consist of a limited number of persons, eminent for their knowledge, it becomes an object of ambition to be admitted on their list.
There's a period of life when we swallow a knowledge of ourselves and it becomes either good or sour inside.
The knowledge of the theory of logic has no tendency whatever to make men good reasoners.
The understanding of art depends finally upon one's willingness to extend one's humanity and one's knowledge of human life.
It's just us trying to start a movement where everybody passes on a bit of cooking knowledge. We estimate that one person can potentially affect 180 others very quickly so we're just trying to spread the word.
To say, 'well done' to any bit of good work is to take hold of the powers which have made the effort and strengthen them beyond our knowledge.
Knowledge conquered by labor becomes a possession - a property entirely our own.
Every mind was made for growth, for knowledge, and its nature is sinned against when it is doomed to ignorance.
As governor, I saw the link between economic prosperity and the ability to acquire knowledge.
But because many endeavor to get knowledge rather than to live well, they are often deceived and reap little or no benefit from their labor.
I am conscious of my inability to grasp, in all its details and positive developments, any very large portion of human knowledge.
Scientific discovery and scientific knowledge have been achieved only by those who have gone in pursuit of it without any practical purpose whatsoever in view.
The knowledge that there is a part of the psychic functions that are out of conscious reach, we did not need to wait for Freud to know this!
Most of my technical knowledge comes from having worked in the industrial video industry.
Use your gifts faithfully, and they shall be enlarged practice what you know, and you shall attain to higher knowledge.
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.
My musical knowledge is so bad it's embarrassing. When composers discuss music with someone as primitive as myself, they have to talk about it in terms of senses and emotion, rather than keys and tempo.
My advice to women in general: Even if you're doing a nine-to-five job, treat yourself like a boss. Not arrogant, but be sure of what you want - and don't allow people to run anything for you without your knowledge.
Imagine a world in which every single person on the planet is given free access to the sum of all human knowledge. That's what we're doing.
I think it's a mistake to treat different realms of knowledge as if they are some how fundamentally the same.
Once we know of atrocities we cannot remain silent, and knowledge inevitably leads to an urge to protect the innocent.
All wish to possess knowledge, but few, comparatively speaking, are willing to pay the price.
One of the greatest joys known to man is to take a flight into ignorance in search of knowledge.
Have you heard of this new thing called the internet? It's giving people new expectations. It's allowing them to become their own expert. Knowledge lies anxious at their fingertips. Gloss over the truth in your advertising and you'll quickly be dismissed as a poser.
In order to the existence of such a ministry in the Church, there is requisite an authority received from God, and consequently power and knowledge imparted from God for the exercise of such ministry and where a man possesses these, although the bis.
A man can only attain knowledge with the help of those who possess it. This must be understood from the very beginning. One must learn from him who knows.
Security... it's simply the recognition that changes will take place and the knowledge that you're willing to deal with whatever happens.
The shortest and surest way of arriving at real knowledge is to unlearn the lessons we have been taught, to mount the first principles, and take nobody's word about them.
The mathematical facts worthy of being studied are those which, by their analogy with other facts, are capable of leading us to the knowledge of a physical law.
I not only wanted to showcase lyrical skills but also continue to drop knowledge on the hiphop community. I'm looking to elevate through my music, and through my music I educate.
You make knowledge relevant to life and you make it important for children to learn things that will really relate to things going on in their lives, and not abstract.
You can do one of two things. You can bury you head in the sand and believe what everyone tells you - that you will always be that young, that thin and that fabulous. Or you can use all the things you have - talent, contacts, knowledge - and do something different.
To that class we may leave it to refine the vernacular dialects of the country, to enrich those dialects with terms of science borrowed from the Western nomenclature, and to render them by degrees fit vehicles for conveying knowledge to the great mass of the population.
So I think it is common knowledge that Hitchcock had fantasies or whatever you want to call them about his leading ladies.
It's much more interesting to watch someone who is ill-equipped to solve their problem fight to solve their problem than wallow in the knowledge that they're ill-equipped to solve their problems.
You go to college not only for the latest knowledge but also to meet people from different backgrounds. That's the genius of the American higher-education system compared with the Europeans'. We don't simply skim the elite.
The world does not look to us in the Arab world out of a healthy desire for knowledge.
If the past has been an obstacle and a burden, knowledge of the past is the safest and the surest emancipation.
The auditory perception is not sufficient for our knowledge of the world it does not have vastness.
The most important seed I can sow in this life is my children, and the love and knowledge that I can bestow upon them and the help I can give them.
There is no greater impediment to the advancement of knowledge than the ambiguity of words.
No part of the world can be truly understood without a knowledge of its garment of vegetation, for this determines not only the nature of the animal inhabitants but also the occupations of the majority of human beings.
Real-life people are often the hardest to play, people that you recreate who have actually lived, because you have to live up to people's knowledge of those characters.
Knowledge is power, if you know it about the right person.
With all the knowledge and skill acquired in thousands of flights in the last ten years, I would hardly think today of making my first flight on a strange machine in a twenty-seven mile wind, even if I knew that the machine had already been flown and was safe.
You should not ask questions without knowledge.
Lack of knowledge... that is the problem.
But the scientific importance of a change in knowledge of fact consists precisely in j its having consequences for a system of theory.
From all this it follows what the general character of the problem of the development of a body of scientific knowledge is, in so far as it depends on elements internal to science itself.
It is probably safe to say that all the changes of factual knowledge which have led to the relativity theory, resulting in a very great theoretical development, are completely trivial from any point of view except their relevance to the structure of a theoretical system.
It is that of increasing knowledge of empirical fact, intimately combined with changing interpretations of this body of fact - hence changing general statements about it - and, not least, a changing a structure of the theoretical system.
The hypothesis may be put forward, to be tested by the s subsequent investigation, that this development has been in large part a matter of the reciprocal interaction of new factual insights and knowledge on the one hand with changes in the theoretical system on the other.
The implications of these considerations justify the statement that all empirically verifiable knowledge even the commonsense knowledge of everyday life - involves implicitly, if not explicitly, systematic theory in this sense.
To express the same idea in still another way, I think that human knowledge is essentially active.
To my knowledge, I was the first guy really to do what I do. And then later on different comedians started trying doing it.
Books minister to our knowledge, to our guidance, and to our delight, by their truth, their uprightness, and their art.
In a world in which the total of human knowledge is doubling about every ten years, our security can rest only on our ability to learn.
I had a non-existent knowledge of Queen Victoria's early years. Like everyone else, I thought of her as an old lady dressed in black. My mom had told me about her, though, that she had a very loving relationship with Albert, that they had lots of kids, and that he died young.
Hitherto I have courted Truth with a kind of Romantick Passion, in spite of all Difficulties and Discouragements: for knowledge is thought so unnecessary an Accomplishment for a Woman, that few will give themselves the Trouble to assist us in the Attainment of it.
Adam knew Eve his wife and she conceived. It is a pity that this is still the only knowledge of their wives at which some men seem to arrive.
Our problem, from the point of view of psychology and from the point of view of genetic epistemology, is to explain how the transition is made from a lower level of knowledge to a level that is judged to be higher.
I thought they may have presumed too much knowledge of certain things for people who are not comedians. Like Montreal. A comic understands what it is and its importance, but someone else may not know about it.
Imagine someone holding forth on biology whose only knowledge of the subject is 'The Book of British Birds,' and you have a rough idea of what it feels like to read Richard Dawkins on theology.
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.
The minuses of celebrity include having to live with security and the knowledge that you may be stalked.
The general knowledge of time on the island depends, curiously enough, on the direction of the wind.
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.
The greater the step forward in knowledge, the greater is the one taken backward in search of wisdom.
You cannot simply put something new into a place. You have to absorb what you see around you, what exists on the land, and then use that knowledge along with contemporary thinking to interpret what you see.
Without a knowledge of mythology much of the elegant literature of our own language cannot be understood and appreciated.
Scientia is knowledge. It is only in the popular mind that it is equated with facts.
Science is knowledge arranged and classified according to truth, facts, and the general laws of nature.
Technical knowledge has now become an integral aspect of the Iranian psyche.
This persistence as private firms continued because it ensured the maximum of anonymity and secrecy to persons of tremendous public power who dreaded public knowledge of their activities as an evil almost as great as inflation.
Knowledge of other people's beliefs and ways of thinking must be used to build bridges, not to create conflicts.
The Founders believed liberty came directly from God. With their knowledge of Scripture, they knew each child was made in the image of God. That is why everyone had dignity, value and worth.
I gained direct knowledge of the life of the poor in big towns: I have lived the narrowing mechanism of its conditioning and feared it.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are conditions for development.
Many people make the mistake of confusing information with knowledge. They are not the same thing. Knowledge involves the interpretation of information. Knowledge involves listening.
I noticed a lot of guitar players neglected the rhythm part of rhythm guitar and decided I would try to focus in that. As my skill and knowledge of the instrument grew, I found lead started to come naturally. Sometimes I play guitar like a frustrated drummer. Ha ha!
Basically I was a rebel growing up. I got kicked out of six schools. But I don't think that it makes you less of an intellect. You know, if you ever crave knowledge, there's always a library.
The thing with film and theater is that you always know the story so you can play certain cues in each scene with the knowledge that you know where the story's going to end and how it's going to go. But on television nobody knows what's going to happen, even the writers.
The real difference between a man's scientific judgments about himself and the judgment of others about him is he has added sources of knowledge.
It has been a privilege to pursue knowledge for its own sake and to see how it might help mankind in more practical ways.
I was one of the first generations to watch television. TV exposes people to news, to information, to knowledge, to entertainment. How is it bad?
Exclusively oral cultures are unencumbered by dead knowledge, dead facts. Libraries, on the other hand, are full of them.
Fine art is knowledge made visible.
Anything that gives us new knowledge gives us an opportunity to be more rational.
His knowledge of books had in some degree diminished his knowledge of the world.
An excessive knowledge of Marxism is a sign of a misspent youth.
Mediocre men often have the most acquired knowledge.
Human dignity is better served by embracing knowledge.
Do you remember when you found out you wouldn't live forever? People don't talk about this, but everybody had to go through it because you're not born with that knowledge.
This required the development of a view which allowed one to integrate research with belief, thing with person, fact with aesthetics, knowledge with application of knowledge.
Others think it the responsibility of scientists to coerce the rest of society, because they have the power that derives from special knowledge.
I feel like I've reached an age where I can relax a little bit with the knowledge of what I've been through, take all that experience and use it. I love the challenge of trying to get back to where I've been, and beyond it.
I am not a member of any organization listed by the Attorney General as subversive. In any instance where I lent my name in the past, it was certainly without knowledge that such an organization was subversive. I have always been essentially and foremost an American.
If you know you are on the right track, if you have this inner knowledge, then nobody can turn you off... no matter what they say.
I always was very interested in intellect and the massive world of knowledge out there, but in terms of being a kid who wanted to be treated as an equal, school is not the place.
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.
As an actor, you have an accumulated knowledge base. But there's also something about it that every time you really feel like you're doing it for the first time you have no idea whether you're capable of it.
Even scientific knowledge, if there is anything to it, is not a random observation of random objects for the critical objectivity of significant knowledge is attained as a practice only philosophically in inner action.
Later, I realized that the mission had to end in a let-down because the real barrier wasn't in the sky but in our knowledge and experience of supersonic flight.
And let me tell you, you boys of America, that there is no higher inspiration to any man to be a good man, a good citizen, and a good son, brother, or father, than the knowledge that you come from honest blood.
I mean, it's the life lessons that I suppose you learn that nobody gets a free ride and that you do the best you can with the means that you can and try to open yourself to as much knowledge and all that that you can.
I and my colleagues here have been engaged in the pursuit of knowledge.
Breaking into a system or exposing its weaknesses is a good thing because truth and knowledge must win out.
The channels of intuitive knowledge are opened according to the intensity of individual need.
I don't keep my secrets or my knowledge to myself.
I never doubted that I would work, and every time I went to an audition, I went into the room with the knowledge that I was going to get the part. Ninety-nine times out of 100, I didn't.
I found it peculiar that those who wanted to take military action could - with 100 per cent certainty - know that the weapons existed and turn out to have zero knowledge of where they were.
If, on occasion, the knowledge brought by science leads to an unhappy end, this is not to the discredit of science but is rather an indication of an imperfect ability to use wisely the gifts placed within our hands.
As a species we are always hungry for new knowledge.
We need to think more about the nature of rhetoric in anthropology. There isn't a body of knowledge and thought to fall back on in this regard.
Music is at once the product of feeling and knowledge, for it requires from its disciples, composers and performers alike, not only talent and enthusiasm, but also that knowledge and perception which are the result of protracted study and reflection.
My whole life, I had been taught to read and study, to seek understanding in knowledge of history, of cultures.
I think in the NFL knowledge is power, and you try to get the knowledge by whatever means.
After the knowledge of, and obedience to, the will of God, the next aim must be to know something of His attributes of wisdom, power, and goodness as evidenced by His handiwork.
Is there anything science should not try to explain? Science is knowledge and knowledge is power - power to do good or evil. Sometimes ignorance is bliss.
One of the things that makes our military the best in the world is the certain knowledge of each soldier, sailor, airman, and Marine that they can always count on their comrades should they need help - that they will never be abandoned.
That knowledge which is popular is not scientific.
The accumulation of cultural capital - the acquisition of knowledge - is the key to social mobility.
My knowledge of video games ends with Nintendo 'Mario Bros.'
Readership was high, and very attentive. It was people's only source of knowledge about the world.
Each co-operative institution will become a school of business in which each member will acquire a knowledge of the laws of trade and commerce.
A complacent satisfaction with present knowledge is the chief bar to the pursuit of knowledge.
I'm one of those women who likes to chat and share knowledge and pass it around.
Scientific knowledge is in perpetual evolution it finds itself changed from one day to the next.
Poverty and lack of knowledge must be challenged.
Each department of knowledge passes through three stages. The theoretic stage the theological stage and the metaphysical or abstract stage.
It's clear that people are going to download media files, and they're going to talk to each other, and they're going to exchange information and knowledge and so forth. So this system logic is basically what you bounce off of.
In other words, knowledge of the external world begins with an immediate utilisation of things, whereas knowledge of self is stopped by this purely practical and utilitarian contact.
That's how easy baseball was for me. I'm not trying to brag or anything, but I had the knowledge before I became a professional baseball player to do all these things and know what each guy would hit.
I've done a lot of things in a business where you're lucky to stay alive, so when the time comes, I'll be happy to pass my knowledge along and help someone else.
The development of the telescope, together with increased knowledge of things, brought men to see that the earth is not what man had once thought it to be.
The intercourse between the Mediterranean and the North or between the Atlantic and Central Europe was never purely economic or political it also meant the exchange of knowledge and ideas and the influence of social institutions and artistic and literary forms.
To my knowledge, the Department of Homeland Security has focused on detection devices that are large, expensive, use a large amount of energy, and cannot easily be placed in or on a shipping container.
Knowledge is power. Most of us agree that something has to be done to strengthen Social Security, and I believe it's irresponsible to arbitrarily dismiss any idea, Republican nor Democrat, without giving it a hard look.
And, that's what I truly believe that we're doing when we're advancing scientific knowledge is we're someday making the world better. Not only for our children, but for all people after that.
Our civilization has evolved through the continuous adjustment of society to the stimulus of new knowledge.
If the views I have expressed be right, we can think of our civilization evolving with the growth of knowledge from small wandering tribes to large settled law.
Though the general principles of statecraft have survived the rise and fall of empires, every increase in knowledge has brought about changes in the political, economic, and social structure.
Learned men are the cisterns of knowledge, not the fountainheads.
If we don't empower ourselves with knowledge, then we're gonna be led down a garden path.
Kids are smart. Knowledge is power. Let them figure things out. Don't turn into that grown-up who they won't come to.
The knowledge that we have about what it is to be human that we have as a child is something we necessarily must lose.
These will vary in every human being but knowledge is the same for every mind, and every mind may and ought to be trained to receive it.
All of them had so much to offer us as far as, you know, knowledge in the music industry, and especially Randy and Paula because, you know, they've been artists.
Shakespeare also introduces the supernatural into some of his tragedies he introduces ghosts, and witches who have supernatural knowledge.
It's hard to decide how to match words to music. It's not like it's twice the work. It's always difficult for me to explain to the composer what I'm looking for. I'm not a professional I lack even basic knowledge about writing music.
I'm not fascinated by one particular case, but by knowledge that I had no idea was out there.
You have already disarmed my men without my knowledge, are their arms to be returned or not?
Crime shapes how we think about the world it shapes social decisions that we make it shapes our base of knowledge. But we don't talk about it intelligently.
It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge.
If we wish to discuss knowledge in the most highly developed contemporary society, we must answer the preliminary question of what methodological representation to apply to that society.
One can decide that the principal role of knowledge is as an indispensable element in the functioning of society, and act in accordance with that decision, only if one has already decided that society is a giant machine.
If we look at the realm of knowledge, how exceedingly small and limited is that part acquired through our own senses how wide is that we gain from other sources.
No one person invented Mulberry. The knowledge that we had to have this floating harbor slowly grew.
Nevertheless, I consider OOP as an aspect of programming in the large that is, as an aspect that logically follows programming in the small and requires sound knowledge of procedural programming.
The role of the teacher is to create the conditions for invention rather than provide ready-made knowledge.
We cannot stop natural disasters but we can arm ourselves with knowledge: so many lives wouldn't have to be lost if there was enough disaster preparedness.
I think it will be found that experience, the true source and foundation of all knowledge, invariably confirms its truth.
The future of publishing is about having connections to readers and the knowledge of what those readers want.
Those who want to row on the ocean of human knowledge do not get far, and the storm drives those out of their course who set sail.
I am excited to bring my deep knowledge, passion and expertise of soccer in this country to The New York Cosmos. They truly represent where this sport is headed on a national and international level, and I want to make history with them.
This crisis exposed very significant problems in the financial systems of the United States and some other major economies. Innovation got too far out in front of the knowledge of risk.
It is common knowledge that smoking is considered one of the nation's leading causes of preventable death, but it's less widely known that cigarettes are also the leading cause of fatal fires.
As a physician, I understand how important it is to collect data on people so we can understand what's happening with them. I will be in the position to help enable that knowledge.
And I'm walking along and we're laughing, kidding, joking, and see he understood the leader, the one we called the leader, had some knowledge of English, although limited.
I think my knowledge of music theory is rooted in jazz theory, and a lot of the writers of standards - Rodgers and Hart, and Gershwin.
It is like a voyage of discovery into unknown lands, seeking not for new territory but for new knowledge. It should appeal to those with a good sense of adventure.
Yeah, my drum programming especially is based on my knowledge of playing a drum kit. For the bass too, definitely. It was the first thing that I translated any sort of ideas through. It must have shaped it somehow.
If we want to implement climate protection worldwide, countries like Germany, which are capable of developing new technologies, will have to hand over some of their knowledge. We can't expect to have our cake and eat it too.
I believe that the quantum of our knowledge will increase considerably in the coming years and that scientists will continue to be amongst the brave voices speaking out.
Even if you're improvising, the fact that beforehand you know certain things will work helps you make those improvisations successful. It really helps to have a certain amount of knowledge about musical structure.
If I have enough ego to say I'm a writer, a director, a producer, and an actor, I should have the energy and the knowledge to write a scene for this great actor named Henry Fonda and direct him in it and have it work.
The point is that knowledge of God is not prohibited under the First Amendment.
I have the same sense of the power and virtue of knowledge that some people get from a religious background.
Knowledge is never too dear.
On our plane knowledge and ignorance are the immemorial adversaries.
I'm not a professional I lack even basic knowledge about writing music.
It was very interesting for me because DNA made music without much technical knowledge at all.
I'm quite ignorant about fashion and I'm colourblind, so it's all a tad tricky. My only knowledge of that world comes through Christopher Bailey, whom I first met in 2008 when I did a campaign for Burberry that featured musicians, artists, actors and sportsmen.
And most importantly perhaps, children can learn about their rights, share their knowledge with the children of other nations, identify problems with them and establish how they might work together to address them.
So no one should rely on television either for their knowledge of music or for news. There's just more going on. It's an adjunct to the written word, which I think is still the most important thing.
Seldom ever was any knowledge given to keep, but to impart the grace of this rich jewel is lost in concealment.
We read deeply for varied reasons, most of them familiar: that we cannot know enough people profoundly enough that we need to know ourselves better that we require knowledge, not just of self and others, but of the way things are.
Thought is the wind and knowledge the sail.
Now it is established in the sciences that no knowledge is acquired save through the study of its causes and beginnings, if it has had causes and beginnings nor completed except by knowledge of its accidents and accompanying essentials.
Science consists exactly of those forms of knowledge that can be verified and duplicated by anybody.
But the egoist has no ideals, for the knowledge that his ideals are only his ideals, frees him from their domination. He acts for his own interest, not for the interest of ideals.
Bobby Fischer has an enormous knowledge of chess and his familiarity with the chess literature of the USSR is immense.
Knowledge is the prime need of the hour.
It's a wonderful profession, and it opens lots of doors, and I think it's quite right that people can accuse actors and actresses of being dilettante, but you learn on every job, whatever it is, the process moves you on in some way, and yeah, I want to expand my knowledge of our existence, I suppose.
If one must fight or create, it is necessary that this be preceded by the broadest possible knowledge.
When obedience to the Divine precepts keeps pace with knowledge, in the mind of any man, that man is a Christian and when the fruits of Christianity are produced, that man is a disciple of our blessed Lord, let his profession of religion be what it may.
The deductive method is the mode of using knowledge, and the inductive method the mode of acquiring it.
Now, my knowledge of photography was terribly limited.
Every branch of human knowledge, if traced up to its source and final principles, vanishes into mystery.
For the progress of scientific knowledge will lead to a constant increase of expenditure.
This celebration here tells me that this work is not hopeless. I thank you for this teaching with all my heart and lift my glass to human solidarity, to the ultimate victory of knowledge, peace, good-will and understanding.
All around me insisted that my doubts proved only my own ignorance and sinfulness that they knew by experience they would soon give place to true knowledge, and an advance in religion and I felt something like indecision.
If I had to come up with something that just came to me, I think growing up in a small town, I want knowledge. I still think today, knowledge is one of the keys.
The monopoly of science in the realm of knowledge explains why evolutionary biologists do not find it meaningful to address the question whether the Darwinian theory is true.
A fact must be assimilated with, or discriminated fromm, some other fact or facts, in order to be raised to the dignity of a truth, and made to convey the least knowledge to the mind.
Listen to any musical phrase or rhythm, and grasp it as a whole, and you thereupon have present in you the image, so to speak, of the divine knowledge of the temporal order.
We need to get back to reasoning and thinking things through. The future generation is being brought up in greed and without a true understanding of civics. There is no more emphasis on knowledge and time. As a society we need to process ideas and understand what certain principles are based upon.
Radical constructivism, thus, is radical because it breaks with convention and develops a theory of knowledge in which knowledge does not reflect an 'objective' ontological reality.
A good government implies two things first, fidelity to the objects of the government secondly, a knowledge of the means, by which those objects can be best attained.
That free will was demonstrated in the placing of temptation before man with the command not to eat of the fruit of the tree which would give him a knowledge of good and evil, with the disturbing moral conflict to which that awareness would give rise.
I have an incredible amount of basketball knowledge, and I think a lot of that is derived from having a Hall of Fame college basketball coach who was very knowledgeable of the game and I had a great high school coach who was also very knowledgeable.
I do believe states' rights was a sound doctrine that got hijacked by some unsavory customers for a while - like, 150 years or so. I'm professionally obliged to believe that knowledge is better than ignorance, but some kinds of forgetting are OK with me.
Knowledge once gained casts a light beyond its own immediate boundaries.
Knowledge is ancient error reflecting on its youth.
It is my deliberate opinion that the one essential requisite of human welfare in all ways is scientific knowledge of human nature.
Everyone wants a hand in the outcome, a piece of the knowledge.
Sane judgment abhors nothing so much as a picture perpetrated with no technical knowledge, although with plenty of care and diligence.
Imparting knowledge is only lighting other men's candles at our lamp without depriving ourselves of any flame.
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
To deal with the stark reality of having hit or hurt a woman or child, to deal with the initial responsibility you have not to do that and the knowledge you did do it, can be incredibly hard.
I began the study of medicine, impelled by a desire for knowledge of facts and of man. The resolution to do disciplined work tied me to both laboratory and clinic for a long time to come.
Through the mythology of Einstein, the world blissfully regained the image of knowledge reduced to a formula.
Every job leaves its residue, a bit of extra knowledge, a new skill-set.
I awake with a not entirely sickened knowledge that I am merely young again and in a funny way at peace, an observer who is aware of time's chariot, aware that some metamorphosis has occurred.
Considered now as a possession, one may define culture as the residuum of a large body of useless knowledge that has been well and truly forgotten.
Useless knowledge can be made directly contributory to a force of sound and disinterested public opinion.
The business of a scientific school is the dissemination of useful knowledge, and this is a noble enterprise and indispensable withal society can not exist unless it goes on.
Perhaps the prevalence of pedantry may be largely accounted for by the common error of thinking that, because useful knowledge should be remembered, any kind of knowledge that is at all worth learning should be remembered too.
The university's business is the conservation of useless knowledge and what the university itself apparently fails to see is that this enterprise is not only noble but indispensable as well, that society can not exist unless it goes on.
Life has obliged him to remember so much useful knowledge that he has lost not only his history, but his whole original cargo of useless knowledge history, languages, literatures, the higher mathematics, or what you will - are all gone.
It has been common knowledge to informed collectors that many times the finest and rarest art glass is found unsigned.
The idea of trying to create things that last - forever knowledge - has guided my work for a long time now.
I think all the knowledge and all the travels that I've done, I'm going to do a lot of great work in the future.
Wisdom we know is the knowledge of good and evil, not the strength to choose between the two.
A number of scientists with greatly different backgrounds can come up with completely different assessments. The discussions or controversies are endless. Once a year, we try to bring the most important discoverers together to exchange their experiences and knowledge.
When I entered medical physics in 1958 there were fewer than 100 in the U.S. and I could see many opportunities to apply my knowledge of nuclear physics.
In garden arrangement, as in all other kinds of decorative work, one has not only to acquire a knowledge of what to do, but also to gain some wisdom in perceiving what it is well to let alone.
If you're a singer you lose your voice. A baseball player loses his arm. A writer gets more knowledge, and if he's good, the older he gets, the better he writes.
As this body of knowledge has evolved, a much more critical job for researchers and scientists has evolved into explaining and educating policy makers and the public to the risks of global warming and the possible consequences of action or of no action.
I feel, sometimes, as the renaissance man must have felt in finding new riches at every point and in the certainty that unexplored areas of knowledge and experience await at every turn.
Indeed science alone may perhaps be sterile when pursued without an understanding of the world in which scientific knowledge is created and in which the fruits of science are used.
The increase of scientific knowledge lies not only in the occasional milestones of science, but in the efforts of the very large body of men who with love and devotion observe and study nature.
The knowledge and understanding of the world which science gives us and the magnificent opportunity which it extends to us to control and use the world for the extension of our pleasure in it has never been greater than it now is.
For example, I spent a lot of time with Reagan, both before he ran for governor and when he was running for president. As a print reporter without the cameras, I was able to really test the quality of their minds and their knowledge base.
The intellectual takes as a starting point his self and relates the world to his own sensibilities the scientist accepts an existing field of knowledge and seeks to map out the unexplored terrain.
The presentations and conceptions of the average man of the world are formed and dominated, not by the full and pure desire for knowledge as an end in itself, but by the struggle to adapt himself favourably to the conditions of life.
As far as knowledge goes I've come a long way.
The benefit of the radio is, something beyond your realm of knowledge can surprise you, can enter your realm of knowledge.
The knowledge that makes us cherish innocence makes innocence unattainable.
If I can give you some kind of knowledge of life you should listen.
I think education is one of the greatest tools for most kids not only to expand their book knowledge, but their ability to experience new things - I think it opens more doors than any other experience I can think of.
Whole areas of knowledge and information have been defined into nonexistence because the system cannot know, understand, control, or measure them.
Anyone who acquires more than the usual amount of knowledge concerning a subject is bound to leave it as his contribution to the knowledge of the world.
Probability is expectation founded upon partial knowledge. A perfect acquaintance with all the circumstances affecting the occurrence of an event would change expectation into certainty, and leave nether room nor demand for a theory of probabilities.
All handling by IPCC of the Sea Level questions have been done in a way that cannot be accepted and that certainly not concur with modern knowledge of the mode and mechanism of sea level changes.
I hope to attend it as Japan needs to tell the world the lessons, knowledge and reflections learned from the nuclear crisis at the Fukushima No. 1 power plant.
Lawrence Ferlinghetti had a tremendous education as an artist and also an enormous knowledge of literarture.
Allen Ginsberg was a world authority on the writing of William Blake, and had an incredible knowledge of classic literature and world politics.
Just because scientists have the knowledge to do it, the technology to do it, and some may even have a financial motive or other incentive to do it, does not make it right.
A lot of knowledge in any kind of an organization is what we call task knowledge. These are things that people who have been there a long time understand are important, but they may not know how to talk about them. It's often called the culture of the organization.
We have no firm hold on any knowledge or philosophy that can lift us out of our difficulties.
For whatever be the knowledge which we are able to obtain of God, either by perception or reflection, we must of necessity believe that He is by many degrees far better than what we perceive Him to be.
Love, work, and knowledge are the wellsprings of our lives, they should also govern it.
I have a great advantage over many of my colleagues inasmuch as my students bring with them to class their own personal knowledge of national, regional, religious, ethnic, occupational, and family folklore traditions.
Your aim will be knowledge and wisdom, not the reflected glamour of fame.
I think Lenat is headed in the right direction, but someone needs to include a knowledge base about learning.
A theoretical grounding in agronomy must, therefore, include knowledge of biological laws.
The knowledge of the ancient languages is mainly a luxury.
I had a vision how it should sound and I put all my knowledge into this product and it is a fantastic product. People still tell me that I have the best musical thing there.
That was really so upsetting when you are trying to pass on some very serious knowledge and be basically, treated worse than a student coming off the street because his father pays the tuition. Come on. Give me a break. This is no school. This is a joke.
There was the best teachers from the Czech Philharmonic, highly dedicated people, some of the best musicians in the world passing on the knowledge about the country, about the principles, and about the music.
They taught us because they wanted to pass the knowledge on and educate young musicians. It was not because they had to teach because they failed as musicians. There is a huge difference in the reasons why someone is teaching and what they can offer and what they cannot offer.
Now all the knowledge and wisdom that is in creatures, whether angels or men, is nothing else but a participation of that one eternal, immutable and increased wisdom of God.
One could not have isolated this retrovirus without knowledge of other retroviruses, that's obvious. But I believe we have answered the criteria of isolation.
The frontiers of knowledge in the various fields of our subject are expanding at such a rate that, work as hard as one can, one finds oneself further and further away from an understanding of the whole.
A knowledge of the forces that rule society, of the causes that have produced its upheavals, and of society's resources for promoting healthy progress has become of vital concern to our civilization.
The existence of inherent limits of experience in no way settles the question about the subordination of facts of the human world to our knowledge of matter.
Thus, in accordance with the spirit of the Historical School, knowledge of the principles of the human world falls within that world itself, and the human sciences form an independent system.
To attempt this would be like seeing without eyes or directing the gaze of knowledge behind one's own eye. Modern science can acknowledge no other than this epistemological stand-point.
When David Marr at MIT moved into computer vision, he generated a lot of excitement, but he hit up against the problem of knowledge representation he had no good representations for knowledge in his vision systems.
Religious speech is extreme, emotional, and motivational. It is anti-literal, relying on metaphor, allusion, and other rhetorical devices, and it assumes knowledge within a community of believers.
The first step towards knowledge is to know that we are ignorant.
Like all science, psychology is knowledge and like science again, it is knowledge of a definite thing, the mind.
As the body dieth when the soul departeth, so the soul of man dieth, when it hath not the knowledge of God.
I have discovered in 20 years of moving around a ballpark, that the knowledge of the game is usually in inverse proportion to the price of the seats.
When time and space and change converge, we find place. We arrive in Place when we resolve things. Place is peace of mind and understanding. Place is knowledge of self. Place is resolution.
The goal of NIH research is to acquire new knowledge to help prevent, detect, diagnose, and treat disease and disability, from the rarest genetic disorder to the common cold.
The foundation of our religion is a basis of fact - the fact of the birth, ministry, miracles, death, resurrection by the Evangelists as having actually occurred, within their own personal knowledge.
Agricultural practice served Darwin as the material basis for the elaboration of his theory of Evolution, which explained the natural causation of the adaptation we see in the structure of the organic world. That was a great advance in the knowledge of living nature.
Close contact between science and the practice of collective farms and State farms creates inexhaustible opportunities for the development of theoretical knowledge, enabling us to learn ever more and more about the nature of living bodies and the soil.
There can be no proof that Blake's lyric is composed of the best words in the best order only a conviction, accepted by our knowledge and judgment, that it is so.
We are rather in the position that used to exist at the BBC, where you feel that you can pick up the phone to people who are experts in their field and they will be very favourably disposed to you and share their knowledge.
The historical development of the work of anthropologists seems to single out clearly a domain of knowledge that heretofore has not been treated by any other science.
But, in the name of the experimental method and out of our poor knowledge, are we really entitled to claim that everything happens by chance, to the exclusion of all other possibilities?
Now will I rehearse before you a very ancient Breton Lay. As the tale was told to me, so, in turn, will I tell it over again, to the best of my art and knowledge. Hearken now to my story, its why and its reason.
But I am just as appalled that my experience, knowledge, dedication and service relative to defending the United States against biological warfare has been turned against me in connection with the search for the anthrax killer.
I don't know Dr. Rosenberg. I have never met her, I have never spoken or corresponded with this woman. And to my knowledge, she is ignorant of my work and background except in the very broadest of terms.
Human knowledge is dark and uncertain philosophy is dark, astrology is dark, and geometry is dark.
Can the knowledge deriving from reason even begin to compare with knowledge perceptible by sense?
Henceforth the leaves of the tree of knowledge were for women, and for the healing of the nations.
Most people who are selling their mineral rights, this is a once-in-a-lifetime transaction. The people who are buying, the landmen who are coming in, do it every day. So there's a little inequity there about knowledge.
Wisdom is a kind of knowledge. It is knowledge of the nature, career, and consequences of human values.
There is no stopping the world's tendency to throw off imposed restraints, the religious authority that is based on the ignorance of the many, the political authority that is based on the knowledge of the few.
It's extremely hard for athletes to accept what's happened to them sometimes. It's hard to be beaten by a small margin, and I've spoken with athletes who, for years afterward, have been tormented by the knowledge that, had they done something ever so slightly different, they could have been one-ten-thousandth of a second quicker.
In the present state of our knowledge, it would be useless to attempt to speculate on the remote cause of the electrical energy... its relation to chemical affinity is, however, sufficiently evident. May it not be identical with it, and an essential property of matter?
If we want our children to value education, then we must show our appreciation for knowledge.
For the things of this world cannot be made known without a knowledge of mathematics.
You can only maintain your interest if you're travelling more in ignorance than knowledge.
A people's literature is the great textbook for real knowledge of them. The writings of the day show the quality of the people as no historical reconstruction can.
Personal law is simply the thought that controls your mind and your life more than any other thought. Finding that thought is the most valuable knowledge that you can have about yourself. It is like the leverage on personal change. It enables you to change very efficiently.
Is it right to probe so deeply into Nature's secrets? The question must here be raised whether it will benefit mankind, or whether the knowledge will be harmful.
Everyone, young and old, must have access to the knowledge and skills to participate in the evolving economy.
Knowledge is the consequence of time, and multitude of days are fittest to teach wisdom.
Capucci was the biggest schooling I had. It wasn't just about the technical knowledge, such as color and volume, but also about the secret rules, and the beautiful codes of respect between the atelier and the master.
I think it's wrong that so many people pass on from this existence, and take all their knowledge with them.
Obama has already rejected the bright sunlight of public knowledge, which is democracy's great disinfectant and cure.
Be ignorance thy choice, where knowledge leads to woe.
Let no one be deluded that a knowledge of the path can substitute for putting one foot in front of the other.
For the longest time I was brought up listening to only two genres of music, pop and rock. So in the past few years I've been trying to expand my interests because I think that you can only write to the extent of your knowledge, and if your knowledge is limited you can't write past that.
According to the Jain view, soul is that element which knows, thinks and feels. It is in fact the divine element in the living being. The Jain thinks that the phenomena of knowledge, feeling, thinking and willing are conditioned on something, and that that something must be as real as anything can be.