logo
English German French
language
Author
Filter by author

Quotes for: knowledge


Quotes for: knowledge



Quote
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.”
Baltasar Gracian - The Art of Worldly Wisdom
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote


True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.

info   Image attribution:  Background photo by Maria Shanina on Unsplash





Quote
Human wisdom consists in a knowledge of the order in which it is profitable to know things;”
Leo Tolstoy
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote





Quote
Every other knowledge is harmful to him who does not have knowledge of goodness.”
Michel de Montaigne - Essays
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote





Quote
The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.”
Isaac Asimov
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote





Quote
It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.”
Albert Einstein
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote





Quote
Virtue is harder to be got than knowledge of the world; and, if lost in a young man, is seldom recovered.”
John Locke
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote





Quote
The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge.”
Bertrand Russell
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote





Quote
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.”
John Locke
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote





Quote
There is no desire more natural than the desire for knowledge.”
Michel de Montaigne - Essays
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote





Quote
All our knowledge has its origins in our perceptions.”
Leonardo da Vinci
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote





Quote
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
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote





Quote
The farther you go, the less you know.”
Laozi - Tao Te Ching
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote





Quote
Knowledge kills action; action requires the veils of illusion”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote





Quote
Aphorisms, representing a knowledge broken, do invite men to inquire further.”
Francis Bacon - The Advancement of Learning
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote





Quote
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.”
Plato
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote





Quote
All men by nature desire knowledge.”
Aristotle - Metaphysics
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote





Quote
"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.”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - The Dawn
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote





Quote
The interpretation of dreams is the royal road to a knowledge of the unconscious activities of the mind.”
Sigmund Freud
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote





Quote
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.”
Confucius
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote





Quote
Our knowledge can only be finite, while our ignorance must necessarily be infinite.”
Karl Popper
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote





Quote
Knowledge is in the end based on acknowledgement.”
Ludwig Wittgenstein
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote





Quote
Just as true humor is laughter at oneself, true humanity is knowledge of oneself.”
Alan Watts
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote





Quote
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.”
Desiderius Erasmus
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
View quote





Quote
Without music there can be no perfect knowledge, for there is nothing without it. For even the universe itself is said to have been put together with a certain harmony of sounds, and the very heavens revolve under the guidance of harmony.”
Isidore of Seville
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
View quote





Quote
To wisdom belongs the intellectual apprehension of things eternal; to knowledge, the rational apprehension of things temporal.”
Augustine of Hippo
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
View quote





Quote
The power of thought is the light of knowledge, the power of will is the energy of character, the power of heart is love. Reason, love and power of will are perfections of man.”
Ludwig Andreas Feuerbach
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
View quote





Quote
Upon the progress of knowledge the whole progress of the human race is immediately dependent: he who retards that, hinders this also.”
Johann Gottlieb Fichte
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
View quote





Quote
A novel that does not uncover a hitherto unknown segment of existence is immoral. Knowledge is the novel's only morality.”
Milan Kundera
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
View quote





Quote
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.”
Pythagoras
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote





Quote
There is much pleasure to be gained from useless knowledge.”
Bertrand Russell
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
View quote









Tag

Filter by tag


Clear tag filter


Source

Filter by source




Translation

Translations: Find quotes for: knowledge in french or in german.

Click on the translation icon.