Knowledge Of The World Quotes by Confucius, Albert Einstein, Francisco Varela, Marcus Garvey, Noam Chomsky, Abraham Cowley and many others.
Acquire new knowledge whilst thinking over the old, and you may become a teacher of others.
It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.
[M]any people would accept that we do not really have knowledge of the world; we have knowledge only of our representations of the world. Yet we seem condemned by our consitution to treat these representations as if they were the world, for our everyday experience feels as if it were of a given and immediate world.
The value of knowledge is to use it. It is not humanly possible that a person can retain all knowledge of the world, but if a person knows how to search for all the knowledge of the world, he will find it when he wants it.
I listen to talk radio a lot and it’s kind of interesting. If you can sort of suspend your knowledge of the world and just enter into the world of the people who are calling in, you can understand them.
Solitude can be used well by very few people. They who do must have a knowledge of the world to see the foolishness of it, and enough virtue to despise all the vanity.
When you know a thing, to hold that you know it, and when you do not know a thing, to allow that you do not know it – this is knowledge.
The Vagabond life is the logical life to lead if one seeks the intimate knowledge of the world we were seeking.
Learning is acquired by reading books; much more necessary learning, the knowledge of the world, is only to be acquired by reading men, and studying all the various editions of them.
When a man thinks he is reading the character of another, he is often unconsciously betraying his own; and this is especially the case with those persons whose knowledge of the world is of such sort that it results in extreme distrust of men.
The aim of education is the knowledge, not of facts, but of values.
That observation which is called knowledge of the world will be found much more frequently to make men cunning than good.
Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
The greatest gift is a passion for reading. It is cheap, it consoles, it distracts, it excites, it gives you knowledge of the world and experience of a wide kind. It is a moral illumination.
Happiness exist when you don’t know a thing
The world is full of educated derelicts.
It is the province of knowledge to speak, and it is the privilege of wisdom to listen.