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Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
George Santayana
Knowledge slowly builds up what Ignorance in an hour pulls down
George Eliot
Knowledge without education is but armed injustice.
Horace
Learning is finding out what you already know.
Richard Bach
Leisure and curiosity might soon make great advances in useful knowledge, were they not diverted by minute emulation and laborious trifles.
Samuel Johnson
Let us not go hurrying about and collecting honey, bee-like buzzing here and there for a knowledge of what is not to be arrived at, but let us open our leaves like a flower, and be passive and receptive, budding patiently under the eye of Apollo, and
John Keats
Love takes up where knowledge leaves off.
St. Thomas Aquinas
Man is always more than he can know of himself; consequently, his accomplishments, time and again, will come as a surprise to him.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Mankind have a great aversion to intellectual labor; but even supposing knowledge to be easily attainable, more people would be content to be ignorant than would take even a little trouble to acquire it
Samuel Johnson
My people are destroyed from lack of knowledge
Bible
No degree of knowledge attainable by man is able to set him above the want of hourly assistance
Samuel Johnson
No human being is constituted to know the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth; and even the best of men must be content with fragments, with partial glimpses, never the full fruition
William Osler
Nothing is so firmly believed as that which we least know.
Michel de Montaigne
Nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Oscar Wilde
On the one hand, philosophy is to keep us thinking about things that we may come to know, and on the other hand to keep us modestly aware of how much that seems like knowledge isn't knowledge
Bertrand Russell
Only on paper has humanity yet achieved glory, beauty, truth, knowledge, virtue, and abiding love.
George Bernard Shaw
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Perplexity is the beginning of knowledge.
Kahlil Gibran
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Confucius
Since we cannot know all that there is to be known about anything, we ought to know a little about everything.
Blaise Pascal
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