50 Quotes About Knowledge

  • "No man can ever lack this mortification of his vanity, that what he knows is but a very little in comparison of what he is ignorant of. Consider this, and instead of boasting thy knowledge of a few things, confess and be out of countenance for the many more which thou dost not understand."

    - Thomas a Kempis
    Topics: Humility, Knowledge, Boasting


  • "Knowledge is vain and fruitless which is not reduced to practice."

    - Matthew Henry
    Topics: Knowledge, Hypocrisy


  • "To sustain the belief that there is no God, atheism has to demonstrate infinite knowledge, which is tantamount to saying, "I have infinite knowledge that there is no being in existence with infinite knowledge.""

    - Ravi Zacharias
    Topics: Atheism, Knowledge


  • "The desire of excessive power caused the angels to fall; the desire of knowledge caused men to fall."

    - Francis Bacon
    Topics: Angels, Pride, Knowledge


  • "Believers, who have most knowledge, are not therefore necessarily the most spiritual."

    - John Newton
    Topics: Knowledge


  • "The fall of man was due to the love of knowledge and of wisdom. Satan is employing the same tactic today in order to retain the believer's soul as his operative center."

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Selfishness, Knowledge


  • "Great knowledge, if it be without vanity, is the most severe bridle of the tongue. For so have I heard, that all the noises and prating of the pool, the croaking of frogs and toads, are hushed and appeased upon the bringing upon them the light of a candle or torch. Every beam of reason and ray of knowledge checks the dissolution of the tongue."

    - Jeremy Taylor
    Topics: Character, The Tongue, Knowledge


  • "Zeal without knowledge is fire without light."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Ignorance, Knowledge, Zeal


  • "Knowledge of facts is important. Knowledge of truth is essential. Yet our Lord's concern goes beyond mere head knowledge. He wants us not only to know the truth but also to obey the truth. He wants us to live the truth, practice the truth, and be conformed to and transformed by that truth."

    - Wayne Mack
    Topics: Knowledge, Truth


  • "Beware you are not swallowed up in books! An ounce of love is worth a pound of knowledge."

    - John Wesley
    Topics: Love, Books, Knowledge


  • "The true knowledge or science which exists nowhere but in the mind itself, has no other entity at all besides intelligibility; and therefore whatsoever is clearly intelligible, is absolutely true."

    - Assorted Authors
    Topics: Reasoning, Truth, Knowledge


  • "The first step towards knowledge is to know that we are ignorant."

    - Richard Cecil
    Topics: Ignorance, Knowledge


  • "If you have knowledge, let others light their candles at it."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Wisdom, Light, Knowledge


  • "Wisdom is the right use of knowledge. To know is not to be wise. Many men know a great deal, and are all the greater fools for it. There is no fool so great a fool as a knowing fool. But to know how to use knowledge is to have wisdom."

    - Charles Spurgeon
    Topics: Knowledge, Wisdom


  • "He is wise who knows the sources of knowledge - who knows who has written and where it is to be found."

    - A. A. Hodge
    Topics: Knowledge



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