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Man is not weak; knowledge is more than equivalent to force.

Samuel Johnson (1709-1784) British author.

Knowledge is of two kinds: We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information about it.

Samuel Johnson (1709-1784) British author.

The greater the knowledge, the greater the doubt.

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832) German poet, novelist and dramatist.

Knowledge is the small part of ignorance that we arrange and classify.

Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914) American newspaperman and short-story writer.

Knowledge of the world in only to be acquired in the world, and not in a closet.

Lord Chesterfield (1694-1773) British statesman.


Knowledge is that which, next to virtue, truly raises one person above another.

Joseph Addison (1672-1719) English essayist, poet, and dramatist.

Knowledge and human power are synonymous.

Francis Bacon (1561-1626) British statesman and philosopher.

One may understand the Cosmos, but never the ego; the self is more distant than any star.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton (1874-1936) British journalist, novelist and poet.

Knowledge is proud that it knows so much; Wisdom is humble that it knows no more.

William Cowper (1731-1800) British poet.

Knowledge comes by eyes always open and working hands; and there is no knowledge that is not power.

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882) U.S. poet, essayist and lecturer.