You can always find quotes about knowledge right here, and who knows,
maybe you can use one of these for a friend as a kind remark,
or for a colleague who has stood out above the rest.
Those people that are knowledgeable all spent countless hours
acquiring their knowledge and what sets them aside from many
others is their capacity and yearning to keep building their personal
knowledge base. Once you start, it becomes easier to add to and the
quest to learn comes more naturally. We hope you enjoy these inspirational
quotes and sayings.
Quotes To Consider:
"Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it."
"Strange how much you've got to know before you know how little you know."
"We can be knowledgeable with other men's knowledge, but we cannot be wise with other men's wisdom."
Michel de Montaigne
"To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge."
"Knowledgeable doesn't mean arrogant, nor does it mean boasting; instead, those that are knowledgeable show the best of character when they are more than willing to share and to help others move forward in their own understanding and personal growth."
"Our knowledge is the amassed thought and experience of innumerable minds."
"One cannot know everything."
"I would rather be ignorant than knowledgeable of evils."
"The good life is inspired by love and guided by knowledge."
"There is no squabbling so violent as that between people who accepted an idea yesterday and those who will accept the same idea tomorrow."
"A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle."
"Bodily exercise, when compulsory, does no harm to the body; but knowledge which is acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind."
"Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you'd have preferred to talk.
"If you are not knowledgeable, acknowledge your need to learn more so that what you do learn can be the base for even more advanced comprehension and more rapid understanding.
"A lack of knowledge is not the main problem; rather it is the lack of will to learn.
"If you don't read the newspaper, you are uninformed; if you do read the newspaper, you are misinformed.
"Any piece of knowledge I acquire today has a value at this moment exactly proportioned to my skill to deal with it. Tomorrow, when I know more, I recall that piece of knowledge and use it better.
Mark Van Doren
"The dumbest people I know are those who know it all.