Found 110 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"Rate it:
Knighthood lies above eternity; it doesn’t live off fame, but rather deeds.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
Know from whence you came. If you know whence you came, there are absolutely no limitations to where you can go.
– James Arthur BaldwinRate it:
Know how sublime a thing is to suffer and be strong.
– Henry Wadsworth LongfellowRate it:
Know how to ask. There is nothing more difficult for some people, nor for others, easier.
– Baltasar GracianRate it:
Know how to listen, and you will profit even from those who talk badly.
– PlutarchRate it:
Know Huzaifa, Know Life ; No Huzaifa, No Life ;)
– Huzaifa AsifRate it:
Know most of the rooms of thy native country before thou goest over the threshold thereof.
– Thomas FullerRate it:
Know that the pain will pass, and, when it passes, you will be stronger, happier, more sensitive and aware.
– Mel ColgroveRate it:
Know that you are your greatest enemy, but also your greatest friend.
– Jeremy TaylorRate it:
Know the masculine, keep to the feminine.
– Lao TzuRate it:
Know the right moment.
– PittacusRate it:
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 ChesterfieldRate it:
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 ChesterfieldRate it:
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 ChesterfieldRate it:
Know then thyself, presume not God to scan,The proper study of Mankind is Man.
– Alexander PopeRate it:
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-LyttonRate it:
Know thyself.
– The Seven SagesRate it:
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 GideRate it:
Know what people love to eat, prepare it yourself with love and serve them
– SivajiRate it:
Know yourself. Be yourself. Love yourself. Seek goodness and be goodness. Seek beauty and be beauty. Seek love and be love.
– Bryant McGillRate it:
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 GoetheRate it:
Know, first, who you are and then adorn yourself accordingly.
– EpictetusRate it:
Know, first, who you are, and then adorn yourself accordingly.
– EpictetusRate it:
Know, first, who you are; and then adorn yourself accordingly.
– EpictetusRate it:
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 SomanyRate it:
Knowing everything about a man doesn’t take as much time as knowing about an animal.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
Knowing how things work is the basis for appreciation, and is thus a source of civilized delight.
– William SafireRate it:
Knowing how to let go is a process of accepting.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Knowing is half the battle.
– GI JoeRate it:
Knowing is not enough we must apply. Willing is not enough we must do.
– Johann von GoetheRate it:
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
– Johann Wolfgang von GoetheRate it:
Knowing others is intelligence knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength, mastering yourself is true power.
– Lao TzuRate it:
Knowing Self Being that it's been provn time and time again that it's best to just b oursebves why do some of us strive to be other? At around 7 my mother bought Johnny nd me a sardboard spaceship. I dreamt of space travel. Not long after I awadened to the fact that wasn't my callng. Yes, it's a good thing to come to terms with ourseves and think and act on what is our own selves. As it's true that the more better we each get the more better we all get. Isn't time to b ourselves joining along with other selves towards the gooder for all? This soul hope's so... KnowyerLoved, CWD
– Carl DeHavenRate it:
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 SmithRate it:
Knowing that I am not the one in control gives great encouragement. Knowing the One who is in control is everything.
– Alexander MichaelRate it:
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 ildanRate it:
Knowing the universe will never deliver more than one can handle brings peace to even the strongest of minds.
– JeffnerRate it:
Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience. Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence.
– UnknownRate it:
Knowing what you can not do is more important than knowing what you can do. In fact, that's good taste.
– Lucille BallRate it:
Knowing what you cannot do is more important than knowing what you can do.
– Lucille BallRate it:
Knowing where to lead people is not the same as convincing them to follow you.
– Douglas H. EverettRate it:
Knowing your self-worth is extremely important in life. You'll gain a great respect from everyone, only when you stand cofident in your own worth, stay firm with your values, and never settle for anything less.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
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 HitopadesaRate it:
Knowledge always desires increase; it is like fire, which must first be kindled by some external agent, but which will afterward propagate it.
– JohnsonRate it:
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. MungerRate it:
Knowledge and timber shouldn't be much used till they are seasoned.
– Oliver Wendell HolmesRate it:
Knowledge becomes power when you share it.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
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 HesseRate it:
Knowledge can be communicated. Wisdom cannot be communicated.
– Hermann HesseRate it:
Knowledge can protect you much better than a strong castle!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Knowledge comes by eyes always open and working hard, and there is no knowledge that is not power.
– Jeremy TaylorRate it:
Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.
– Alfred Lord TennysonRate it:
Knowledge cultivates your seeds and does not sow in you seeds.
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
Knowledge exists to be imparted.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
Knowledge has to be improved, challenged, and increased constantly, or it vanishes.
– Peter DruckerRate it:
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 ChesterfieldRate it:
Knowledge is a polite word for dead but not buried imagination.
– E. E. CummingsRate it:
Knowledge is a process of piling up facts wisdom lies in their simplification.
– Martin H. FischerRate it:
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 HassiRate it:
Knowledge is abundant but wisdom is rare. Knowledge might be dangerous, but wisdom is fair.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Knowledge is an unending adventure at the edge of uncertainty.
– Jacob Bronowski, 1976Rate it:
Knowledge is ancient error reflecting on its youth.
– Francis PicabiaRate it:
Knowledge is beautiful but wisdom is magnificent.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Knowledge is destroyed by associating with the base; with equals equality is gained, and with the distinguished, distinction.
– The HitopadesaRate it:
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 BesantRate it:
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 BesantRate it:
Knowledge is everything but without practice is nothing.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
Knowledge is expensive.
– Hanna Gray, current president of the University of ChicagoRate it:
Knowledge is knowing Frankenstein is not the monster, but wisdom is knowing he was.
– Adam KingRate it:
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 QhamakoaneRate it:
Knowledge is like money the more he gets, the more he craves.
– Josh BillingsRate it:
Knowledge is love and light and vision.
– Helen KellerRate it:
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 FeyerabendRate it:
Knowledge is not simply another commodity. On the contrary. Knowledge is never used up. It increases by diffusion and grows by dispersion.
– Daniel J. BoorstinRate it:
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
– Samuel JohnsonRate it:
Knowledge is of two kinds: we know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
– Samuel JohnsonRate it:
Knowledge is power
– Ed MurphyRate it:
Knowledge is power and enthusiasm pulls the switch.
– Steve DrokeRate it:
Knowledge is power, if you know it about the right person.
– Erastus Flavel BeadleRate it:
Knowledge is power.
– Francis BaconRate it:
Knowledge is power. Knowledge shared is power multiplied.
– Robert Noyce, Article, interview in a magazineRate it:
Knowledge is power.
(Ipsa Scientia Potestas Est)

– Sir Francis Bacon, Meditationes Sacræ. De Hæresibus. (1597)Rate it:
Knowledge is recognition of something absent; it is a salutation, not an embrace.
– George SantaynaRate it:
Knowledge is soon changed, then lost in the mist, an echo half-heard.
– Gene WolfeRate it:
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 McGillRate it:
Knowledge is the eye of desire and can become the pilot of the soul.
– Will DurantRate it:
Knowledge is the only instrument of production That is not subject to the law of diminishing returns.
– John Maurice ClarkRate it:
Knowledge is the only water which makes one thirsty when it is drunk.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Knowledge is the value of a diamond but wisdom is the beauty and light it reflects.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
knowledge is the wings when we fly in heaven.
– goblinRate it:
Knowledge is true opinion.
– PlatoRate it:
Knowledge is vain and fruitless which is not reduced to practice.
– Matthew HenryRate it:
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 DisraeliRate it:
Knowledge must come through action you can have no test which is not fanciful, save by trial.
– SophoclesRate it:
Knowledge must come through action; you can have no test which is not fanciful, save by trial.
– Sophocles, TrachiniaeRate it:
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 JonesRate it:
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 JonesRate it:
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 GibranRate it:
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
– George SantayanaRate it:
Knowledge produces mildness of speech; mildness of speech, a good character; a good character, wealth; wealth, if virtuous actions attend it, happiness.
– The HitopadesaRate it:
Knowledge rests not upon truth alone, but upon error also.
– Carl Gustav JungRate it:
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens.
– Jimi HendrixRate it:
Knowledge without know-how is sterile. We use the word "academic" in a pejorative sense to identify this limitation.
– Myron TribusRate it:
Knowledge without know-how is sterile. We use the word 'academic' in a pejorative sense to identify this limitation.
– Myron TribusRate it:
Knowledge would be fatal, it is the uncertainty that charms one. A mist makes things beautiful.
– Oscar Wilde, The picture of Dorian GrayRate it:
Knowledge, if it does not determine action, is dead to us.
– PlotinusRate it:
Knowledge, like religion, must be "experienced" in order to be known.
– Edwin P. WhippleRate it:
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 GitaRate it:
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 FarrarRate it:

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