If you can't explain it to a six year old, you don't understand it yourself.
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 is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
The hardest thing of all is to find a black cat in a dark room, especially if there is no cat.
Seven Deadly Sins: Wealth without work, Pleasure without conscience, Science without humanity, Knowledge without character, Politics without principle, Commerce without morality, Worship without sacrifice.
The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.
Body is purified by water. Ego by tears. Intellect is purified by knowledge. And soul is purified with love.
Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
Knowledge is a treasure, but practice is the key to it.
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Knowledge makes a man unfit to be a slave.
Doubt... is an illness that comes from knowledge and leads to madness.
You never know what is enough unless you know what is more than enough.
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Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies but not the madness of people.
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.
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.
It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.
There is no shame in not knowing. The problem arises when irrational thought and attendant behavior fill the vacuum left by ignorance.
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.
Knowledge without action is wastefulness and action without knowledge is foolishness.
Once you learn to read, you will be forever free.
If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
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.
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.
A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.
The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.
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.
Knowledge is power. Power to do evil...or power to do good. Power itself is not evil. So knowledge itself is not evil.
A woman, especially if she have the misfortune of knowing anything, should conceal it as well as she can.
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.
Even though there are no ways of knowing for sure, there are ways of knowing for pretty sure.
It is the absence of facts that frightens people: the gap you open, into which they pour their fears, fantasies, desires.
Ideas are more powerful than guns. We would not let our enemies have guns, why should we let them have ideas.
Theoretical knowledge of scriptures often produces a conviction that one knows the truth when he actually does not know it.
The knowledge of all things is possible
Remember my friend, that knowledge is stronger than memory, and we should not trust the weaker
And, of course men know best about everything, except what women know better.
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
A single conversation across the table with a wise man is better than ten years mere study of books.
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
I am seated in the hearts of all living beings, and from Me come memory, knowledge, as well as forgetfulness.
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.
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.
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.
Don't just teach your children to read... Teach them to question what they read. Teach them to question everything.
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.
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.'
The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends.
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.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
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.
Confidence is ignorance. If you're feeling cocky, it's because there's something you don't know.
The possession of knowledge does not kill the sense of wonder and mystery. There is always more mystery.
Without Knowledge, Skill cannot be focused. Without Skill, Strength cannot be brought to bear and without Strength, Knowledge may not be applied.
To learn which questions are unanswerable, and not to answer them: this skill is most needful in times of stress and darkness.
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
For me, it is far better to grasp the Universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring.
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
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
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
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
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
Calmness, concentration, and condensation of experiences by intuitional perception will make you master of all knowledge
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
Man reading should be man intensely alive. The book should be a ball of light in one's hand.
You should start by increasing the receptivity of your intuition. In you lies the infinite seat of all knowledge.
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
Knowledge prepares the way to love. You cannot love that which you do not know. Knowledge of God must therefore precede love for Him
You must know the difference between imagination, theoretical knowledge, and true realization.
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
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