Knowledge Of The World Quotes by Albert Einstein, Pope Francis, Richard Blumenthal, Italo Calvino, Daniel Radcliffe, Francisco Varela and many others.
Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.
Proselytism is solemn nonsense, it makes no sense. We need to get to know each other, listen to each other and improve our knowledge of the world around us.
Generally, social networking sites can be hugely promising and beneficial in opening new friendships and vistas and knowledge of the world, but they are also fraught with peril, when young people are reckless or headless.
Knowledge of the world means dissolving the solidity of the world.
It was a lot of fun to play a character [in Swiss Army Man] with no inhibitions, and with no knowledge of the world, and who comes into the world kind of like a blank slate. It means there’s no template or blueprint for how you need to play certain scenes.
[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.
It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.
Those who matter don’t mind, and those who mind don’t matter.
It is not possible to be a scientist unless you believe that it is good to learn… that it is of the highest value to share your knowledge… with anyone who is interested… that the knowledge of the world, and the power which this gives, is a thing which is of intrinsic value to humanity
Knowledge is power. Information is power. The secreting or hoarding of knowledge or information may be an act of tyranny camouflaged as humility.
Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
That observation which is called knowledge of the world will be found much more frequently to make men cunning than good.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Knowledge is the eye of desire and can become the pilot of the soul.
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.
There is no knowledge for which so great a price is paid as a knowledge of the world; and no one ever became an adept in it except at the expense of a hardened or a wounded heart.