Knowledge quotes

In the universities somehow the faces are longer; maybe it's the weight of knowledge or …In the universities somehow the faces are longer; maybe it's the weight of knowledge or something.

Funny Inspirational Short Witty

Never memorize something that you can look …Never memorize something that you can look up.

Short Science Wisdom Humor

If you can't explain it to a six year old, you don't understand it …If you can't explain it to a six year old, you don't understand it yourself.

Short Witty Humor Understanding

Any fool can know. The point is to …Any fool can know. The point is to understand.

Funny Short Witty Learning

Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the …Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.

Imagination Limitation

Give a bowl of rice to a man and you will feed him for a day. Teach him how to grow his own rice …Give a bowl of rice to a man and you will feed him for a day. Teach him how to grow his own rice and you will save his life.

Education Life Work Advice

Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is …Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.

Education Funny Witty Knowing

The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know …The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.

Wisdom Learning Reading

Knowledge is a treasure, but practice is the key to …Knowledge is a treasure, but practice is the key to it.

Short

A little Learning is a dangerous …A little Learning is a dangerous Thing.

Short Learning

Seven Deadly Sins: Wealth without work, Pleasure without conscience, Science without humanity, …Seven Deadly Sins: Wealth without work, Pleasure without conscience, Science without humanity, Knowledge without character, Politics without principle, Commerce without morality, Worship without sacrifice.

Politics Science Work Morality

Body is purified by water. Ego by tears. Intellect is purified by knowledge. And soul is purified …Body is purified by water. Ego by tears. Intellect is purified by knowledge. And soul is purified with love.

Love Soul Suffering






Short + Knowledge quotes

Short Quotes
Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than …Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance.

Short Ignorance

The more I learn, the more I realize how much I don't …The more I learn, the more I realize how much I don't know.

Short Learning

Knowledge comes, but wisdom …Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.

Short Wisdom

Knowledge makes a man unfit to be a …Knowledge makes a man unfit to be a slave.

Short

If you don't know, the thing to do is not to get scared, but to …If you don't know, the thing to do is not to get scared, but to learn.

Short Fear Learning

Knowledge is light; it illuminates and reveals the nature of …Knowledge is light; it illuminates and reveals the nature of reality

Short Reality Light

All knowledge …All knowledge hurts.

Short Experience Hurt

The noblest pleasure is the joy of …The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.

Short Art Joy Understanding

Doubt... is an illness that comes from knowledge and leads to …Doubt... is an illness that comes from knowledge and leads to madness.

Short

A book lying idle on a shelf is wasted …A book lying idle on a shelf is wasted ammunition.

Short Power Book

You never know what is enough unless you know what is more than …You never know what is enough unless you know what is more than enough.

Short

Belief can be manipulated. Only knowledge is …Belief can be manipulated. Only knowledge is dangerous.

Short Truth Belief

It was better to know the worst than to …It was better to know the worst than to wonder.

Short

If you don't know it, it's because you aren't interested in …If you don't know it, it's because you aren't interested in it.

Short

Leverage converts knowledge into …Leverage converts knowledge into power.

Short Power



Wisdom + Knowledge quotes

Wisdom Quotes
I Do not know is a tremendous possibility, only if you see that you do not know, the longing to …I Do not know is a tremendous possibility, only if you see that you do not know, the longing to know, the seeking to know, possibility of knowing happens

Wisdom Seeking Honesty Possibility

To know that you do not know is the best. To think you know when you do not is a disease. …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.

Wisdom Ignorance

There are three signs of a knowledgeable person: knowledge, forbearance and …There are three signs of a knowledgeable person: knowledge, forbearance and silence.

Wisdom Silence

knowledge is not the burden. Your identity is the burden. You get identified with limited things …knowledge is not the burden. Your identity is the burden. You get identified with limited things that you know. That is the problem.

Wisdom

A single conversation across the table with a wise man is better than ten years mere study of …A single conversation across the table with a wise man is better than ten years mere study of books.

Wisdom Book

The difference between knowledge, knowing, and wisdom: Knowledge can be acquired. Knowing is a …The difference between knowledge, knowing, and wisdom: Knowledge can be acquired. Knowing is a realization. Wisdom, you have to earn

Wisdom Knowing

To the knower of Brahman (spirit), all the Vedas (scriptures) are of no utility than is a reservoir …To the knower of Brahman (spirit), all the Vedas (scriptures) are of no utility than is a reservoir when there is a flood from all directions

Wisdom Self realization Bhagavad gita

It is not a pumping-in from the outside that gives wisdom; it is the power and extent of your inner …It is not a pumping-in from the outside that gives wisdom; it is the power and extent of your inner receptivity that determines how much you can attain of true knowledge, and how rapidly

Wisdom

The more you know about something, the better you can handle it. The more you know about Yourself, …The more you know about something, the better you can handle it. The more you know about Yourself, the better you can handle Yourself. This is called self-realization.

Wisdom Spirituality Self realization

Knowledge is discovered by all of us, each adding to the whole. Wisdom is rediscovered by each of …Knowledge is discovered by all of us, each adding to the whole. Wisdom is rediscovered by each of us, one at a time.

Wisdom



All knowledge Quotes


The hardest thing of all is to find a black cat in a dark room, especially if there is no …The hardest thing of all is to find a black cat in a dark room, especially if there is no cat.

Imagination Humor Mind

No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you …No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care

Love Short Wisdom

If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of …If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.

Science

Learning does not make one learned: there are those who have knowledge and those who have …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.

Philosophy Learning Understanding

It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and …It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.

Inspirational Art

nothing that is worth knowing can be …nothing that is worth knowing can be taught

Education Short Experience Knowing

School, politics, sports, and games train us to compete against others. True rewards - wealth, …School, politics, sports, and games train us to compete against others. True rewards - wealth, knowledge, love, fitness, and equanimity - come from ignoring others and improving ourselves.

Love Politics Success Wisdom

The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers …The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.

Life Science Wisdom Society

The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you are likely to …The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.

History Wisdom Past

A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without …A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.

History People

Once you learn to read, you will be forever …Once you learn to read, you will be forever free.

Freedom

Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big …Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.

Success Intelligence

Mistakes are, after all, the foundations of truth, and if a man does not know what a thing is, it …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.

Life Truth Mistake

Ignorance more frequently begets confidence than does knowledge: it is those who know little, not …Ignorance more frequently begets confidence than does knowledge: it is those who know little, not those who know much, who so positively assert that this or that problem will never be solved by science.

Science Ignorance

I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies but not the madness of …I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies but not the madness of people.

Humor Ignorance People Human nature

There is no shame in not knowing. The problem arises when irrational thought and attendant behavior …There is no shame in not knowing. The problem arises when irrational thought and attendant behavior fill the vacuum left by ignorance.

Problems Ignorance Knowing

Don't be in a hurry to condemn because he doesn't do what you do or think as you think or as fast. …Don't be in a hurry to condemn because he doesn't do what you do or think as you think or as fast. There was a time when you didn't know what you know today.

Understanding

No man was ever wise by …No man was ever wise by chance

Philosophy Short Wisdom Perseverance

Intelligence is in being able to make people understand what they could not understand. …Intelligence is in being able to make people understand what they could not understand. Intelligence is not in confusing the hell out of what people knew perfectly well for ages, That's not intelligence

Thought Intelligence Thinking Understanding

Knowledge without action is wastefulness and action without knowledge is …Knowledge without action is wastefulness and action without knowledge is foolishness.

Action

Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the …Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.

Family Reading

Knowledge is power. Power to do evil...or power to do good. Power itself is not evil. So knowledge …Knowledge is power. Power to do evil...or power to do good. Power itself is not evil. So knowledge itself is not evil.

Evil Power

A woman, especially if she have the misfortune of knowing anything, should conceal it as well as …A woman, especially if she have the misfortune of knowing anything, should conceal it as well as she can.

Witty Humor Women

If you have an apple and I have an apple and we exchange these apples then you and I will still …If you have an apple and I have an apple and we exchange these apples then you and I will still each have one apple. But if you have an idea and I have an idea and we exchange these ideas, then each of us will have two ideas.

Idea

The knowledge of all things is …The knowledge of all things is possible

Possibility Learning

Remember my friend, that knowledge is stronger than memory, and we should not trust the …Remember my friend, that knowledge is stronger than memory, and we should not trust the weaker

Memory

Not to know what has been transacted in former times is to be always a child. If no use is made of …Not to know what has been transacted in former times is to be always a child. If no use is made of the labours of past ages, the world must remain always in the infancy of knowledge.

History Ignorance

Theoretical knowledge of scriptures often produces a conviction that one knows the truth when he …Theoretical knowledge of scriptures often produces a conviction that one knows the truth when he actually does not know it.

Truth

Knowledge is a skyscraper. You can take a shortcut with a fragile foundation of memorization, or …Knowledge is a skyscraper. You can take a shortcut with a fragile foundation of memorization, or build slowly upon a steel frame of understanding

Understanding

If the thirst for knowledge is kindled in the child, you cannot stop him from learning, he is going …If the thirst for knowledge is kindled in the child, you cannot stop him from learning, he is going to learn anyway. But instead of kindling that, you are suppressing it, beating it down with your idea of what education is; because your idea of education is social status and money.

Education Money Children Society

Ideas are more powerful than guns. We would not let our enemies have guns, why should we let them …Ideas are more powerful than guns. We would not let our enemies have guns, why should we let them have ideas.

Politics Idea

Science is the study of the knowable. Spirituality is the study of the …Science is the study of the knowable. Spirituality is the study of the unknowable.

Science Spirituality

And, of course men know best about everything, except what women know …And, of course men know best about everything, except what women know better.

Humor Man woman

We know very little, and yet it is astonishing that we know so much, and still more astonishing …We know very little, and yet it is astonishing that we know so much, and still more astonishing that so little knowledge can give us so much power.

Science Power

Specific knowledge is found by pursuing your genuine curiosity and passion rather than whatever is …Specific knowledge is found by pursuing your genuine curiosity and passion rather than whatever is hot right now.

Passion

Popular culture is a place where pity is called compassion, flattery is called love, propaganda is …Popular culture is a place where pity is called compassion, flattery is called love, propaganda is called knowledge, tension is called peace, gossip is called news, and auto-tune is called singing.

Love Compassion

My brain is only a receiver, in the Universe there is a core from which we obtain knowledge, …My brain is only a receiver, in the Universe there is a core from which we obtain knowledge, strength and inspiration. I have not penetrated into the secrets of this core, but I know that it exists.

Strength Universe Secret

Don't just teach your children to read... Teach them to question what they read. Teach them to …Don't just teach your children to read... Teach them to question what they read. Teach them to question everything.

Children Question Book Reading

Love is a combination of care, commitment, knowledge, responsibility, respect and …Love is a combination of care, commitment, knowledge, responsibility, respect and trust.

Love Trust Responsibility

The disease that knowledge brings is arrogance, and the disease that worship brings is 'showing …The disease that knowledge brings is arrogance, and the disease that worship brings is 'showing off'

what you know is not the problem in your life. The more you know, the better it is, Knowledge is …what you know is not the problem in your life. The more you know, the better it is, Knowledge is not causing problem. You're identified with what you know, that is what is causing the problem.

Life

Most people live on the surface of life. But it is by deep-sea diving in the ocean of thought that …Most people live on the surface of life. But it is by deep-sea diving in the ocean of thought that you receive the pearls of knowledge

Life Thought People

Our knowledge however great it is, compared to this cosmos is just a minuscule, so if you identify …Our knowledge however great it is, compared to this cosmos is just a minuscule, so if you identify with that minuscule you will become a minuscule, our ignorance is boundless, we always identify with our ignorance, we always identify with what we do not know, so that we are a constant expansion

Ignorance

You cannot admit that 'I do not know' because you have not realized the immensity of 'I do not …You cannot admit that 'I do not know' because you have not realized the immensity of 'I do not know.' 'I do not know' is the biggest thing that can happen to you in your life

Life Opportunity Ignorance Possibility

I am seated in the hearts of all living beings, and from Me come memory, knowledge, as well as …I am seated in the hearts of all living beings, and from Me come memory, knowledge, as well as forgetfulness.

God Heart Memory Bhagavad gita

The focus of education should not be on suppressive information but on kindling the thirst for …The focus of education should not be on suppressive information but on kindling the thirst for knowledge

Education

For effective functioning in the world, knowledge is not the main factor, but clarity of …For effective functioning in the world, knowledge is not the main factor, but clarity of perception

Perception World

Without Knowledge, Skill cannot be focused. Without Skill, Strength cannot be brought to bear and …Without Knowledge, Skill cannot be focused. Without Skill, Strength cannot be brought to bear and without Strength, Knowledge may not be applied.

Strength

Realization doesn't need any knowledge, it just takes eyes to see, that's …Realization doesn't need any knowledge, it just takes eyes to see, that's all.

Perception

The senses, being the explorers of the world, open the way to …The senses, being the explorers of the world, open the way to knowledge.

Education World

I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them …I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think

Philosophy Thinking

Information is not …Information is not knowledge.

Even though there are no ways of knowing for sure, there are ways of knowing for pretty …Even though there are no ways of knowing for sure, there are ways of knowing for pretty sure.

Humor Knowing

If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well …If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.

Education Short Learning Understanding

Great minds are always feared by lesser …Great minds are always feared by lesser minds.

Fear Mind

Confidence is ignorance. If you're feeling cocky, it's because there's something you don't …Confidence is ignorance. If you're feeling cocky, it's because there's something you don't know.

Humor Ignorance

For me, it is far better to grasp the Universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however …For me, it is far better to grasp the Universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring.

Religion Science Truth Understanding

Anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural …Anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that 'my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge.'

Politics Ignorance

Information is not knowledge. Knowledge is not wisdom. Wisdom is not truth. Truth is not beauty. …Information is not knowledge. Knowledge is not wisdom. Wisdom is not truth. Truth is not beauty. Beauty is not love. Love is not music. Music is THE BEST.

Beauty Love Music Truth

The possession of knowledge does not kill the sense of wonder and mystery. There is always more …The possession of knowledge does not kill the sense of wonder and mystery. There is always more mystery.

To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled out is a …To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled out is a spark.

Light Reading

Worry consumes all our inner vitality without our conscious knowledge. By the time we wake up to …Worry consumes all our inner vitality without our conscious knowledge. By the time we wake up to what is happening, the damage, which may have a far-reaching effect on the nervous system, is already done

For me, I am driven by two main philosophies: know more today about the world than I knew yesterday …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.

Inspirational Philosophy Science Compassion

The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his …The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends.

Hate Love Friends Humor

To learn which questions are unanswerable, and not to answer them: this skill is most needful in …To learn which questions are unanswerable, and not to answer them: this skill is most needful in times of stress and darkness.

Question

I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing …I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.

Science

What is now proved was once only …What is now proved was once only imagined.

Imagination Inspirational

I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do …I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.

Change Education

Just as a fire is covered by smoke, a mirror is masked by dust, and an embryo is concealed by the …Just as a fire is covered by smoke, a mirror is masked by dust, and an embryo is concealed by the womb; similarly, one's knowledge gets covered by desire

Desire Philosophy Bhagavad gita

Knowledge is either from direct experience or from verifiable, falsifiable science. There is …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

Experience

I am not sure that I exist, actually. I am all the writers that I have read, all the people that I …I am not sure that I exist, actually. I am all the writers that I have read, all the people that I have met, all the women that I have loved; all the cities I have visited.

Life Philosophy Experience

I was gratified to be able to answer promptly, and I did. I said I didn't …I was gratified to be able to answer promptly, and I did. I said I didn't know.

Witty Humor Sarcasm

It is the absence of facts that frightens people: the gap you open, into which they pour their …It is the absence of facts that frightens people: the gap you open, into which they pour their fears, fantasies, desires.

Desire Fear

Technology is the application of knowledge to control the natural world. It's the greatest driver …Technology is the application of knowledge to control the natural world. It's the greatest driver of both human prosperity and our capacity for self-annihilation

Humans

When you go about checking out life from bits and pieces of information and knowledge that you …When you go about checking out life from bits and pieces of information and knowledge that you have, you will obviously come to wrong conclusions.

Life Limitation

The overeducated are worse off than the undereducated, having traded common sense for the illusion …The overeducated are worse off than the undereducated, having traded common sense for the illusion of knowledge.

You get rewarded for unique knowledge, not for effort. Effort is required to create unique …You get rewarded for unique knowledge, not for effort. Effort is required to create unique knowledge.

Effort

Forty-hour workweeks are a relic of the Industrial Age. Knowledge workers function like athletes - …Forty-hour workweeks are a relic of the Industrial Age. Knowledge workers function like athletes - train and sprint, then rest and reassess.

If absolute truth exists, it must be available to everyone, everywhere, at all times. Therefore, …If absolute truth exists, it must be available to everyone, everywhere, at all times. Therefore, the path to truth cannot require any knowledge or effort.

Truth

You should start by increasing the receptivity of your intuition. In you lies the infinite seat of …You should start by increasing the receptivity of your intuition. In you lies the infinite seat of all knowledge.

Self-realization is not something one can learn from books; it comes only through personal …Self-realization is not something one can learn from books; it comes only through personal experience. Realization of Truth, the experience of God — not dogma merely — is what every religion should bring to its followers

God Religion Self realization Book

Intellectual knowledge of God does not mean that you know God. A great mistake in the modern world …Intellectual knowledge of God does not mean that you know God. A great mistake in the modern world is reading about God or listening to sermons about Him without trying to commune with Him, thinking that actual communion with God is impossible

God Self realization

Calmness, concentration, and condensation of experiences by intuitional perception will make you …Calmness, concentration, and condensation of experiences by intuitional perception will make you master of all knowledge

Experience Perception

Tantra means a technique or a knowledge or a certain technology of being able to unmake life and …Tantra means a technique or a knowledge or a certain technology of being able to unmake life and make life again.

Life Spirituality

Without will, you may know what is right through discrimination and yet not act on it. It is acting …Without will, you may know what is right through discrimination and yet not act on it. It is acting on knowledge that gets you to your goal

Goal Action

Man reading should be man intensely alive. The book should be a ball of light in one's …Man reading should be man intensely alive. The book should be a ball of light in one's hand.

Light Book Reading

All the knowledge I possess everyone else can acquire, but my heart is all my …All the knowledge I possess everyone else can acquire, but my heart is all my own.

Heart Emotions

For knowledge work, time spent has little to do with value created and the forty hour workweek is …For knowledge work, time spent has little to do with value created and the forty hour workweek is anachronistic nonsense.

Work

Knowledge prepares the way to love. You cannot love that which you do not know. Knowledge of God …Knowledge prepares the way to love. You cannot love that which you do not know. Knowledge of God must therefore precede love for Him

God Love

The devotee bent on liberation understands that all learning pertaining to the phenomenal worlds is …The devotee bent on liberation understands that all learning pertaining to the phenomenal worlds is partial, uncertain, relative, and unsatisfying. Realization of God is the only true, permanent, and absolute knowledge

Self realization Learning Understanding

You must know the difference between imagination, theoretical knowledge, and true …You must know the difference between imagination, theoretical knowledge, and true realization.

Imagination Short

By analysis and introspection the serious spiritual student learns to know himself. The knowledge …By analysis and introspection the serious spiritual student learns to know himself. The knowledge of how to improve will follow naturally. If one would know what he ought to be, let him first acquaint himself with what he is

When everyone recognizes Jehovah's name, then everyone will be happy because everyone will know …When everyone recognizes Jehovah's name, then everyone will be happy because everyone will know what to do and how to do it.

God Happiness

The reason that God remains unknown to millions who worship Him in temples and churches, and in …The reason that God remains unknown to millions who worship Him in temples and churches, and in holy cities and places of pilgrimage, is that the physical instruments of knowledge can apprehend only the products of the Creator

God