Quotes for: knowledge
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The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.
Virtue is harder to be got than knowledge of the world; and, if lost in a young man, is seldom recovered.
The interpretation of dreams is the royal road to a knowledge of the unconscious activities of the mind.
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.
"Know yourself" is the whole of science. Only at the end of the perception of all things will man have recognized himself. For things are only the borders of man.
Never do anything which you do not understand. But learn all you ought to know, and by that means you will lead a very pleasant life.
Skill to do comes of doing; knowledge comes by eyes always open, and working hands; and there is no knowledge that is not power.
You must acquire the best knowledge first, and without delay; it is the height of madness to learn what you will later have to unlearn.
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