Favorite Quotations ~  Knowledge, 2 Idiot's Guide to Lives of Saint

"He who does not know one thing knows another." ~ Kenyan Proverb


I do not know is a phrase which becomes us. ~ Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Treatise on Education

Knowledge is knowing – or knowing where to find out. ~ Alvin Toffler

The further the spiritual evolution of mankind advances, the more certain it seems to me that the path to genuine religiosity does not lie through the fear of life, and the fear of death, and blind faith, but through striving after rational knowledge. ~ Albert Einstein

It gets harder the more you know. Because the more you find out the uglier everything seems. ~ Frank Zappa

To know one's self is wisdom, but to know one's neighbor is genius. ~ Minna Antrim

Knowledge has been a passion with me during my whole life, one which has not lost its charm to the present day. ~ Queen Liliuokalani

And seeing ignorance is the curse of God. Knowledge the wing where with we fly to Heaven. ~ William Shakespeare, KING HENRY VI

Ah, it's a lovely thing to know a thing or two. ~ Jean Baptiste Molière

I urge you to be challenged and inspired by what you do not know. ~ Michael J. Fox

Those who know nothing must believe everything. ~ Marie Von Ebner-Eschenbach

If you have knowledge, let others light their candles in it. ~ Margaret Fuller

We hear and apprehend only what we already half know. ~ Henry David Thoreau, Heart of Thoreau's Journals

Zeal without knowledge is like fire without light. ~ English Proverb

How little we know of what there is to know. ~ Ernest Hemingway, For Whom the Bell Tolls