Found 101 quotes starting with KN:

Knee-jerk liberals and all the certified saints of sanctified humanism are quick to condemn this great and much-maligned Transylvanian statesman.
– William F. Buckley Jr., "The Wit and Wisdom of Vlad the Impaler"
Knighthood lies above eternity; it doesn’t live off fame, but rather deeds.
– Dejan Stojanovic
Know from whence you came. If you know whence you came, there are absolutely no limitations to where you can go.
– James Arthur Baldwin
Know how sublime a thing is to suffer and be strong.
– Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Know how to ask. There is nothing more difficult for some people, nor for others, easier.
– Baltasar Gracian
Know how to listen, and you will profit even from those who talk badly.
– Plutarch
Know Huzaifa, Know Life ; No Huzaifa, No Life ;)
– Huzaifa Asif
Know most of the rooms of thy native country before thou goest over the threshold thereof.
– Thomas Fuller
Know that the pain will pass, and, when it passes, you will be stronger, happier, more sensitive and aware.
– Mel Colgrove
Know that you are your greatest enemy, but also your greatest friend.
– Jeremy Taylor
Know the masculine, keep to the feminine.
– Lao Tzu
Know the right moment.
– Pittacus
Know the true value of time snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness no laziness no procrastination never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
– Lord Chesterfield
Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness, no delay, no procrastination; never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
– Earl of Chesterfield
Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness; no laziness; no procrastination; never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
– Lord Chesterfield
Know then thyself, presume not God to scan,The proper study of Mankind is Man.
– Alexander Pope
Know thyself," said the old philosopher, "improve thyself," saith the new. Our great object in time is not to waste our passions and gifts on the things external that we must leave behind, but that we cultivate within us all that we can carry into the eternal progress beyond.
– Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Know thyself.
– The Seven Sages
Know thyself? A maxim as pernicious as it is ugly. Whoever observes himself arrests his own development. A caterpillar who wanted to know itself well would never become a butterfly.
– Andre Gide
Know what people love to eat, prepare it yourself with love and serve them
– Sivaji
Know yourself. Be yourself. Love yourself. Seek goodness and be goodness. Seek beauty and be beauty. Seek love and be love.
– Bryant McGill
Know'st thou the land where the lemon-trees bloom, Where the gold orange glows in the deep thicket's gloom, Where a wind ever soft from the blue heaven blows, And the groves are of laurel and myrtle and rose
– Johann von Goethe
Know, first, who you are and then adorn yourself accordingly.
– Epictetus
Know, first, who you are, and then adorn yourself accordingly.
– Epictetus
Know, first, who you are; and then adorn yourself accordingly.
– Epictetus
Knowing "Attitude is Everything" is just right ,but understanding what is truly the right attitude is justly the greatest thing for everyone's life.
– Anuj Somany
Knowing everything about a man doesn’t take as much time as knowing about an animal.
– Vikrant Parsai
Knowing how things work is the basis for appreciation, and is thus a source of civilized delight.
– William Safire
Knowing is half the battle.
– GI Joe
Knowing is not enough we must apply. Willing is not enough we must do.
– Johann von Goethe
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Knowing others is intelligence knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength, mastering yourself is true power.
– Lao Tzu
Knowing that everything's futile but still fighting, still raging against the dying of the light -- that's what motivates me all the time ... If you hold that sense of futility in your head for too long, it can begin to eat into you. You can still be aware of it but find a place for it where you can actually exist comfortably and enjoy things.
– Robert Smith
Knowing that I am not the one in control gives great encouragement. Knowing the One who is in control is everything.
– Alexander Michael
Knowing the right thing is wonderful; practicing the right thing is even more wonderful; and the most wonderful thing is that helping others to practice the right thing!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Knowing the universe will never deliver more than one can handle brings peace to even the strongest of minds.
– Jeffner
Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience. Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence.
– Unknown
Knowing what you can not do is more important than knowing what you can do. In fact, that's good taste.
– Lucille Ball
Knowing what you cannot do is more important than knowing what you can do.
– Lucille Ball
Knowing where to lead people is not the same as convincing them to follow you.
– Douglas H. Everett
Knowledge acquired by a man of low degree places him on a level with a prince, as a small river attains the irremeable ocean; and his fortune is then exalted.
– The Hitopadesa
Knowledge always desires increase; it is like fire, which must first be kindled by some external agent, but which will afterward propagate it.
– Johnson
Knowledge and personality make doubt possible, but knowledge is also the cure of doubt; and when we get a full and adequate sense of personality we are lifted into a region where doubt is almost impossible, for no man can know himself as he is, and all fullness of his nature, without also knowing God.
– T. T. Munger
Knowledge and timber shouldn't be much used till they are seasoned.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes
Knowledge can be communicated, but wisdom cannot. A man can find it, he can live it, he can be filled and sustained by it, but he cannot utter or teach it.
– Hermann Hesse
Knowledge can protect you much better than a strong castle!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Knowledge comes by eyes always open and working hard, and there is no knowledge that is not power.
– Jeremy Taylor
Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.
– Alfred Lord Tennyson
Knowledge cultivates your seeds and does not sow in you seeds.
– Kahlil Gibran
Knowledge exists to be imparted.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Knowledge has to be improved, challenged, and increased constantly, or it vanishes.
– Peter Drucker
Knowledge is a comfortable and necessary retreat and shelter for us in advanced age, and if we do not plant it while young, it will give us no shade when we grow old.
– Phillip Chesterfield
Knowledge is a polite word for dead but not buried imagination.
– E. E. Cummings
Knowledge is a process of piling up facts wisdom lies in their simplification.
– Martin H. Fischer
Knowledge is a three-level ladder. When people reach the first level, they feel arrogant; when they reach the second level, they become humble; when they reach the last level, they know that they know nothing.
– Abderrahman Hassi
Knowledge is an unending adventure at the edge of uncertainty.
– Jacob Bronowski, 1976
Knowledge is ancient error reflecting on its youth.
– Francis Picabia
Knowledge is destroyed by associating with the base; with equals equality is gained, and with the distinguished, distinction.
– The Hitopadesa
Knowledge is essential to conquest only according to our ignorance are we helpless. Thought creates character. Character can dominate conditions. Will creates circumstances and environment.
– Anne Besant
Knowledge is essential to conquest; only according to our ignorance are we helpless. Thought creates character. Character can dominate conditions. Will creates circumstances and environment.
– Anne Besant
Knowledge is everything but without practice is nothing.
– Vikrant Parsai
Knowledge is expensive.
– Hanna Gray, current president of the University of Chicago
Knowledge is like an egg, and revelation is the yoke of an egg, until the egg is cracked, and the albumen is spilled, the revelation of the knowledge remains unknown and produces no result.
– Patro Qhamakoane
Knowledge is like money the more he gets, the more he craves.
– Josh Billings
Knowledge is love and light and vision.
– Helen Keller
Knowledge is not a series of self-consistent theories that converges toward an ideal view; it is rather an ever increasing ocean of mutually incompatible (and perhaps even incommensurable) alternatives, each single theory, each fairy tale, each myth that is part of the collection forcing the others into greater articulation and all of them contributing, via this process of competition, to the development of our consciousness.
– Paul Feyerabend
Knowledge is not simply another commodity. On the contrary. Knowledge is never used up. It increases by diffusion and grows by dispersion.
– Daniel J. Boorstin
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
– Samuel Johnson
Knowledge is of two kinds: we know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
– Samuel Johnson
Knowledge is power
– Ed Murphy
Knowledge is power and enthusiasm pulls the switch.
– Steve Droke
Knowledge is power, if you know it about the right person.
– Erastus Flavel Beadle
Knowledge is power.
– Francis Bacon
Knowledge is power. Knowledge shared is power multiplied.
– Robert Noyce, Article, interview in a magazine
Knowledge is power.
(Ipsa Scientia Potestas Est)

– Sir Francis Bacon, Meditationes Sacræ. De Hæresibus. (1597)
Knowledge is recognition of something absent; it is a salutation, not an embrace.
– George Santayna
Knowledge is soon changed, then lost in the mist, an echo half-heard.
– Gene Wolfe
Knowledge is that possession that no misfortune can destroy, no authority can revoke, and no enemy can control. This makes knowledge the greatest of all freedoms.
– Bryant McGill
Knowledge is the eye of desire and can become the pilot of the soul.
– Will Durant
Knowledge is the only instrument of production That is not subject to the law of diminishing returns.
– John Maurice Clark
Knowledge is the only water which makes one thirsty when it is drunk.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
knowledge is the wings when we fly in heaven.
– goblin
Knowledge is true opinion.
– Plato
Knowledge is vain and fruitless which is not reduced to practice.
– Matthew Henry
Knowledge must be gained by ourselves. Mankind may supply us with the facts but the results, even if they agree with previous ones, must be the work of our mind.
– Benjamin Disraeli
Knowledge must come through action you can have no test which is not fanciful, save by trial.
– Sophocles
Knowledge must come through action; you can have no test which is not fanciful, save by trial.
– Sophocles, Trachiniae
Knowledge networks will revolutionize the global economy. They will change the way we think, learn and work. The prosperity of a nation and its people will be determined to a large degree by how well they can leverage the global knowledge networks to develop their resources, collaborate, innovate and market their products and services.
– Med Jones
Knowledge networks will transform the global economy. They will change the way we think, learn and work. In the new economy your network should be at the heart of your strategy.
– Med Jones
Knowledge of the self is the mother of all knowledge. So it is incumbent on me to know my self, to know it completely, to know its minutiae, its characteristics, its subtleties, and its very atoms.
– Kahlil Gibran
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
– George Santayana
Knowledge produces mildness of speech; mildness of speech, a good character; a good character, wealth; wealth, if virtuous actions attend it, happiness.
– The Hitopadesa
Knowledge rests not upon truth alone, but upon error also.
– Carl Gustav Jung
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens.
– Jimi Hendrix
Knowledge without know-how is sterile. We use the word "academic" in a pejorative sense to identify this limitation.
– Myron Tribus
Knowledge without know-how is sterile. We use the word 'academic' in a pejorative sense to identify this limitation.
– Myron Tribus
Knowledge would be fatal, it is the uncertainty that charms one. A mist makes things beautiful.
– Oscar Wilde, The picture of Dorian Gray
Knowledge, if it does not determine action, is dead to us.
– Plotinus
Knowledge, like religion, must be "experienced" in order to be known.
– Edwin P. Whipple
Knowledge, the object of knowledge and the knower are the three factors which motivate action the senses, the work and the doer comprise the threefold basis of action.
– Bhagavad Gita
Knowledge, without common sense," says Lee, is "folly; without method, it is waste; without kindness, it is fanaticism; without religion, it is death." But with common sense, it is wisdom with method, it is power; with clarity, it is beneficence; with religion, it is virtue, and life, and peace.
– Austin Farrar

We need you!

Help build the largest human-edited quotes collection on the web!


The Web's Largest Resource for

Famous Quotes & Sayings


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network