A little KNOWLEDGE that acts is worth infinitely more than
much KNOWLEDGE that is idle.
Action is power and its highest manifestation is when it
is directed by KNOWLEDGE.
All men by nature desire KNOWLEDGE.
All our progress is an unfolding, like a vegetable bud. You have first an instinct, then an opinion, then a KNOWLEDGE as the plant has root, bud, and fruit. Trust the instinct to the end, though you can render no reason.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
As KNOWLEDGE increases, wonder deepens.
Bodily exercise, when compulsory, does no harm to the body; but KNOWLEDGE which is acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.
Books without the KNOWLEDGE of life are useless.
Discussion is an exchange of KNOWLEDGE; argument an
exchange of ignorance.
Education is the KNOWLEDGE of how to use the whole of oneself.
Henry Ward Beecher
Error is not a fault of our KNOWLEDGE but a mistake of
our judgment giving assent to that which is not true.
He may live without books, – what is KNOWLEDGE but grieving?
He may live without hope, – what is hope but deceiving?
He may live without love, – what is passion but pining?
But where is the man that can live without dining?
He who knows both action and KNOWLEDGE, with action
overcomes death and with KNOWLEDGE reaches
I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more
important than KNOWLEDGE. KNOWLEDGE is limited. Imagination encircles the
I am not one who was born in the possession of KNOWLEDGE; I am one who is fond of antiquity, and earnest in seeking it there.
I have taken all KNOWLEDGE to by my province.