Knowledge Quotes

After the Berlin Wall came down I visited that city and I will never forget it. The abandoned checkpoints. The sense of excitement about the future. The knowledge that a great continent was coming together. Healing those wounds of our history is the central story of the European Union.
– David Cameron
A quest for knowledge is not a war with faith spirituality is not usually an infelicitous amalgam of superstition and philistinism and moral relativism, taken outside midfield, leads inexorably both to heresy and to secular wickedness, which are often identical.
– Conrad Black
A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.
– Marcus Garvey
A man acquainted with history may, in some respect, be said to have lived from the beginning of the world, and to have been making continual additions to his stock of knowledge in every century.
– David Hume
A lawyer without history or literature is a mechanic, a mere working mason if he possesses some knowledge of these, he may venture to call himself an architect.
– Sir Walter Scott
A healthy vision of the future is not possible without an accurate knowledge of the past.
– Daisaku Ikeda
A good decision is based on knowledge and not on numbers.
– Plato
A commitment to human rights cannot be fostered simply through the transmission of knowledge. Action and experience play a crucial role in the learning process.
– Daisaku Ikeda