Take from the philosopher the pleasure of being heard and his desire for knowledge ceases.
Regular meditation opens the avenues of intuitional knowledge, makes the mind calm and steady, awakens an ecstatic feeling, and brings the practitioner in contact with the source of his/her very being
Peace can be reached through meditation on the knowledge which dreams give. Peace can also be reached through concentration upon that which is dearest to the heart
The greatest obstacle to discovering the shape of the earth, the continents, and the oceans was not ignorance but the illusion of knowledge
Only as a warrior can one withstand the path of knowledge. A warrior cannot complain or regret anything. His life is an endless challenge, and challenges cannot possibly be good or bad. Challenges are simply challenges
Courage is the human virtue that counts most--courage to act on limited knowledge and insufficient evidence. That's all any of us have
Extraordinary individuals take one step back and two steps forward with most every challenges and sometimes two steps back to one step forward. They harvest useful lessons and knowledge from what does not work, and they display a remarkable resiliency; and ability to bounce back from adversity.
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.
Sharing knowledge is not about giving people something, or getting something from them. That is only valid for information sharing. Sharing knowledge occurs when people are genuinely interested in helping one another develop new capacities for action; it is about creating learning processes.
Knowledge is embodied in people gathered in communities and networks. The road to knowledge is via people, conversations, connections and relationships. Knowledge surfaces through dialog, all knowledge is socially mediated and access to knowledge is by connecting to people that know or know who to contact.
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.
When the search for truth is confused with political advocacy, the pursuit of knowledge is reduced to the quest for power.
Universities are full of knowledge; the freshmen bring a little in and the seniors take none away, and knowledge accumulates.
The Roots of Violence: Wealth without work, Pleasure without conscience, Knowledge without character, Commerce without morality, Science without humanity, Worship without sacrifice, Politics without principles
I wash my hands of those who imagine chattering to be knowledge, silence to be ignorance, and affection to be art.
Illness is the doctor to whom we pay most heed; to kindness, to knowledge we make promise only; pain we obey.
Knowledge is learning something every day. Wisdom is letting go of something every day.
Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control
There are in fact two things, science and opinion; the former begets knowledge, the latter ignorance.
There is no disease (so destructive) as lust; no enemy like infatuation; no fire like wrath; and no happiness like spiritual knowledge.
In my experience, getting rich takes focus, courage, knowledge, expertise, 100 percent of your effort, a never-give-up attitude and of course a rich mind-set.
The degree of one's emotions varies inversely with one's knowledge of the facts.
Knowledge is the only elegance.
Not many appreciate the ultimate power and potential usefulness of basic knowledge accumulated by obscure, unseen investigators who, in a lifetime of intensive study, may never see any practical use for their findings but who go on seeking answers to the unknown without thought of financial or practical gain
I am sure it is a great mistake always to know enough to go in when it rains.† One may keep snug and dry by such knowledge, but one misses a world of loveliness.