Knowledge Quotes


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

It is the province of knowledge to speak and it is the privilege of wisdom to listen.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

The advancement and diffusion of knowledge is the only guardian of true liberty.
– James Madison

The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
– Socrates

An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.
– Benjamin Franklin

The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance - it is the illusion of knowledge.
– Daniel J. Boorstin

Knowledge rests not upon truth alone, but upon error also.
– Carl Jung
If the past has been an obstacle and a burden, knowledge of the past is the safest and the surest emancipation.
– John Acton
We must develop knowledge optimization initiatives to leverage our key learnings.
– Scott Adams
The utmost extent of man's knowledge, is to know that he knows nothing.
– Joseph Addison
I have witnessed how education opens doors, and I know that when sound instruction takes place, students experience the joys of new-found knowledge and the ability to excel.
– Daniel Akaka
The will to do springs from the knowledge that we can do.
– James Allen
The past is a source of knowledge, and the future is a source of hope. Love of the past implies faith in the future.
– Stephen Ambrose
Some people drink from the fountain of knowledge, others just gargle.
– Robert Anthony
We can't have full knowledge all at once. We must start by believing; then afterwards we may be led on to master the evidence for ourselves.
– Saint Thomas Aquinas
Wonder is the desire for knowledge.
– Saint Thomas Aquinas
Real knowledge, like everything else of value, is not to be obtained easily. It must be worked for, studied for, thought for, and, more that all, must be prayed for.
– Thomas Arnold
If knowledge can create problems, it is not through ignorance that we can solve them.
– Isaac Asimov
Historic changes and challenges. Breakthroughs in human knowledge and opportunity. And yet, for vast numbers across the globe, the daily realities have not altered.
– Abdallah II
The passionate controversies of one era are viewed as sterile preoccupations by another, for knowledge alters what we seek as well as what we find.
– Freda Adler