knowledge Quotes

Knowledge is inherent in man; no knowledge comes from outside; it is all inside. We say Newton discovered gravitation. Was it sitting anywhere waiting for him? It was in his own mind; the time came and he found it out. All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind. The external world is simply the suggestion, the occasion, which sets you to study your own mind.

Swami Vivekananda

There is no knowledge that is not power.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information on it.

Samuel Johnson

Some people drink deeply from the fountain of knowledge. Others just gargle.

Grant M. Bright

The art and science of asking questions is the source of all knowledge.

Thomas Berger

Perplexity is the beginning of knowledge.

Kahlil Gibran

Those who have knowledge, don't predict. Those who predict, don't have knowledge.

Lao Tzu

All wish to possess knowledge, but few, comparatively speaking, are willing to pay the price.


Knowledge is a process of piling up facts; wisdom lies in their simplification.

Martin H. Fischer

Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.


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

George Bernard Shaw

To know that we know what we know, and that we do not know what we do not know, that is true knowledge.

Henry David Thoreau

There comes a time when the mind takes a higher plane of knowledge but can never prove how it got there.

Albert Einstein

The only source of knowledge is experience

Albert Einstein

Knowledge is of no value unless you put it into practice.

Anton Chekhov

There is one thing one has to have: either a soul that is cheerful by nature, or a soul made cheerful by work, love, art, and knowledge.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Information is not knowledge.

Albert Einstein

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

Thomas Fuller

All men by nature desire knowledge.


Be curious always! For knowledge will not acquire you: you must acquire it.

Sudie Back

Knowledge is only potential power.

Napoleon Hill

Knowledge is, indeed, that which, next to virtue, truly and essentially raises one man above another.

Joseph Addison

Knowledge comes by eyes always open and working hands, and there is no knowledge that is not power.

Jeremy Taylor

Knowledge is the eye of desire and can become the pilot of the soul.

Will Durant
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