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Francis Bacon

Quote of Francis Bacon - Knowledge is power....

Biography - Francis Bacon:

English philosopher and statesman.
Born: 1561 - Died: 1626
Period:
17th century
16th century
Place of birth: United Kingdom
United Kingdom

Quote

Knowledge is power."
Francis Bacon



Translation  

Translation

(German, French, Latin)


GermanQuote
Wissen ist Macht."
Francis Bacon

FrenchQuote
Savoir, c'est pouvoir."
Francis Bacon

LatinQuote
Scientia potentia est."


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Quotes for: to know:



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We know accurately only when we know little; with knowledge, doubt increases."
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Maxims and Reflections
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Knowing is not enough; we must apply.
Willing is not enough; we must do."

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom."
Isaac Asimov
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I know that I know nothing."
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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."
Carl Gustav Jung
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Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life."
Immanuel Kant
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Quotes about power:



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Where love rules, there is no will to power and where power predominates, there love is lacking. The one is the shadow of the other."
Carl Gustav Jung
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They succeed, because they think they can."
Publius Vergilius Maro
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Justice without power is inefficient; power without justice is tyranny."
Blaise Pascal - Pensées
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We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive. He who is devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love."
Martin Luther King Jr.
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He who can, does. He who can't, teaches."
George Bernard Shaw
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The fundamental concept in social science is Power, in the same sense in which Energy is the fundamental concept in physics."
Bertrand Russell
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