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The Nature Of Knowledge Quotes About Understanding

The only true knowledge is in knowing you know nothing.

The greatest discovery of my generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitudes.
William James

The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.
Dr. Seuss

The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven't found it yet, keep looking. Don't settle. As with all matters of the heart, you'll know when you find it.
Steve Jobs

The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be kindled.

The only thing that I know is that I know nothing.

The more you know, the more you realize you know nothing.

The Nature Of Knowledge Quotes About Wisdom

The wise man knows he knows nothing, the fool thinks he knows all.
African proverb

Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens.
Jimi Hendrix

The beginning of wisdom is the definition of terms.

The wise learn many things from their enemies.

The wise man does at once what the fool does finally.
Niccolo Machiavelli

The wise man knows how to run his life so that contemplation is Possible.
Gabriel Marcel

The wise man knows that it is better to sit on the banks of a remote mountain stream than to be emperor of the whole world.

The wise man knows that he knows nothing, the fool thinks that he knows all.

The Nature Of Knowledge Quotes About Knowledge Acquisition

Knowledge is power.
Francis Bacon

Knowledge is of no value unless you put it into practice.
Anton Chekhov

Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.

The aim of education is the knowledge, not of facts, but of values.
William S. Burroughs

The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you.
B.B. King

The Nature Of Knowledge Quotes About Knowledge Application

Knowledge is power, but knowledge without action is useless.
Anthony Robbins

The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.
Albert Einstein

Knowledge is like money: to be of value it must circulate, and in circulating it can increase in quantity and, hopefully, in value.
Louis L'Amour

The possession of knowledge does not kill the sense of wonder and mystery. There is always more mystery.
Anais Nin

Knowledge is not a thing to be monopolized; it is a thing to be shared.
John Holt

Knowledge is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The Nature Of Knowledge Quotes About Knowledge Limitations

We know what we know, but we don't know what we don't know.
Donald Rumsfeld

Knowledge which is divorced from justice may be called cunning rather than wisdom.

The Nature Of Knowledge Quotes About Skepticism

It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.

The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, and wiser people so full of doubts.
Bertrand Russell

Skepticism is the first step towards truth.
Denis Diderot

The greatest obstacle to discovering the shape of the earth, the continents, and the oceans was not ignorance but the illusion of knowledge.
Daniel J. Boorstin

The essence of the independent mind lies not in what it thinks, but in how it thinks.
Christopher Hitchens

The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.
Albert Einstein

The only thing I know is that I know nothing.

The Nature Of Knowledge Quotes About Objectivity

Objectivity is the cure for depression.

Objectivity is the essence of intelligence.
Mary Parker Follett

Objectivity is the subject subjugating itself to the object.
Constantin Brunner

Objectivity is the result of a complex interaction of interlocking factors.
Thomas Nagel

Objectivity is not the same as neutrality.
Stephen Jay Gould

Objectivity is a way of life, not just a way of thinking.
Ayn Rand

Objectivity is the hallmark of good journalism.
Christiane Amanpour

Objectivity is the recognition of the fact that reality exists independent of any perceiver's consciousness.
Ayn Rand

Objectivity is the key to understanding the world around us.
Neil deGrasse Tyson

Objectivity is the foundation of scientific inquiry.
Carl Sagan

The Nature Of Knowledge Quotes About Subjectivity

All knowledge is subjective.
Ludwig Wittgenstein

Knowledge is not a thing, it is a flow.
David Bohm

Knowledge is a function of being.
Aldous Huxley

Knowledge is a social construct.
Thomas Kuhn

All knowledge is partial, contingent, and subjective.
Richard Rorty

Knowledge is not what is known, but the process of knowing.
Theodore Roszak

Knowledge is always a matter of interpretation.
Susan Sontag

Knowledge is not a possession to be guarded, but a flame to be kindled.

Knowledge is a function of power.
Michel Foucault

Knowledge is a function of the knower.
Seyyed Hossein Nasr

The Nature Of Knowledge Quotes About Intuition

Intuition is the highest form of intelligence, transcending all individual abilities and skills.
Sylvia Clare

Intuition is a spiritual faculty and does not explain, but simply points the way.
Florence Scovel Shinn

Intuition is a sense of knowing how to act spontaneously, without needing to know why.
Sonia Choquette

Intuition is the whisper of the soul.
Jiddu Krishnamurti

Intuition is the key to everything, in painting, filmmaking, business - everything.
David Lynch

Intuition is a powerful force, one that can unlock the secrets of the universe.
Deepak Chopra

Intuition is the source of scientific knowledge.

Intuition is the highest form of intelligence, because it transcends the limitations of reason.
Immanuel Kant

Intuition is the ability to see beyond what your eyes can perceive.

The Nature Of Knowledge Quotes About Truth

The truth is rarely pure and never simple.
Oscar Wilde

The truth will set you free, but first it will piss you off.
Gloria Steinem

The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end, there it is.
Winston Churchill

The truth is not for all men, but only for those who seek it.
Ayn Rand

The truth is like a lion; you don't have to defend it. Let it loose; it will defend itself.
Augustine of Hippo

The truth is more important than the facts.
Frank Lloyd Wright

The truth is not always beautiful, nor beautiful words the truth.
Lao Tzu

The truth is the only safe ground to stand on.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton

The truth is like a surgery. It hurts but cures. A lie is like a painkiller. It gives instant relief but has side effects forever.

The Nature Of Knowledge Quotes About Perception

The eye through which I see God is the same eye through which God sees me.
Meister Eckhart

We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
Anaïs Nin

The limits of my language means the limits of my world.
Ludwig Wittgenstein

The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.

The mind is everything; what you think, you become.

The more I learn, the more I realize how much I don't know.
Albert Einstein

The world is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.
Bertrand Russell

The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge.
Stephen Hawking

We see things not as they are, but as we are. Our perception is shaped by our previous experiences.
Dennis Kimbro

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science.
Albert Einstein

The Nature Of Knowledge Quotes About Certainty

Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd.

The greater the island of knowledge, the longer the shoreline of wonder.
Ralph W. Sockman

The only thing that makes life possible is permanent, intolerable uncertainty; not knowing what comes next.
Ursula K. Le Guin

The only certainty is that nothing is certain.
Pliny the Elder

Certainty is the enemy of growth.

The quest for certainty blocks the search for meaning. Uncertainty is the very condition to impel man to unfold his powers.
Erich Fromm

Certainty is the mother of quiet and repose, and uncertainty the cause of variance and contentions.
Edward Coke

The Nature Of Knowledge Quotes About Experience

Experience is the teacher of all things.
Julius Caesar

The only source of knowledge is experience.
Albert Einstein

Experience is not what happens to you; it's what you do with what happens to you.
Aldous Huxley

Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterward.
Vernon Law

Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.
Oscar Wilde

Experience is the best teacher, but a fool will learn from no other.
Benjamin Franklin

Experience is a good school. But the fees are high.
Heinrich Heine

Experience is a comb which nature gives us when we are bald.

Experience is a revelation in the light of which we renounce our errors of youth for those of age.
Ambrose Bierce

Experience is the universal mother of sciences.
Miguel de Cervantes

The Nature Of Knowledge Quotes About Belief

Belief is the death of intelligence.
Robert Anton Wilson

Belief is the wound that knowledge heals.
Ursula K. Le Guin

Belief is the antithesis of knowing.
Terence McKenna

Belief is a beautiful armor, but makes for the heaviest sword.
John Mayer

Belief is the psychological state in which an individual holds a proposition or premise to be true.

Belief is the force that drives us to discover the truth.
Miguel Angel Ruiz

Belief is the enemy of knowledge.
Jiddu Krishnamurti

Belief is a powerful tool, but it is not a substitute for knowledge.
Lawrence M. Krauss

Belief is a necessary condition for knowledge, but not a sufficient one.
Bertrand Russell

Belief is a matter of the heart, knowledge is a matter of the mind.
Abraham Joshua Heschel

The Nature Of Knowledge Quotes About Doubt

The greater the knowledge, the greater the doubt.
Johannes Kepler

Doubt is the key to knowledge.
Persian Proverb

The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Franklin D. Roosevelt

Doubt is often the beginning of wisdom.
M. Scott Peck

Doubt is an uncomfortable condition, but certainty is a ridiculous one.

Doubt is not a sign of weakness, but a sign of growth.

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