Aphorisms by theme: Knowledge

To know how to hide one`s ability is great skill.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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Bodily exercise, when compulsory, does no harm to the body; but knowledge, which is acquired under compulsion, obtains no hold on the mind.

Plato

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The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.

Socrates

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By theme : Evil Knowledge Philosophy
To know when to be generous and when firm - that is wisdom.

Elbert Hubbard

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By theme : Knowledge Wisdom
Nature is wise. You can learn everywhere and from everything.

Leonardo da Vinci

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Knowledge without education is but armed injustice.

Horace

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Simplicity is the extreme degree of sophistication.

Leonardo da Vinci

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By theme : Art Creativity Knowledge Philosophy Wisdom
The success of most things depends upon knowing how long it will take to succeed.

Charles de Montesquieu

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Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.

George Eliot

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By theme : Knowledge Thought Wisdom
Without knowing the force of words, it is impossible to know men.

Confucius

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The best way to know God is to love many things.

Vincent Van Gogh

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No one means all he says, and yet very few say all they mean, for words are slippery and thought is viscous.

Henry Brooks Adams

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By theme : Knowledge Psychology Thought
Certain signs precede certain events.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

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No man is free who is not master of himself.

Epictetus

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The more the fruits of knowledge become accessible to men, the more widespread is the decline of religious belief.

Sigmund Freud

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The less we know the more we suspect.

Henry Wheeler Shaw

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Lawyers are the only persons in whom ignorance of the law is not punished.

Jeremy Bentham

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If by gaining knowledge we destroy our health, we labour for a thing that will be useless in our hands.

John Locke

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Knowledge is like money: the more he gets, the more he craves.

Henry Wheeler Shaw

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Good clothes open all doors.

Thomas Fuller

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By theme : Behavior Knowledge
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