47 Best Inspirational Quotes About Knowledge

Updated on:

Get here the list of some best inspirational quotes about knowledge that will motivate you to gain the right knowledge.

Best Quotes About Knowledge

1. “The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.” ― Socrates

2. “Any fool can know. The point is to understand.” ― Albert Einstein

3. “The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends.” ― Friedrich Nietzsche

4. “Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.” ― John Locke

5. “Great minds are always feared by lesser minds.” ― Dan Brown

Also read: Best Leadership Quotes

6. “Confidence is ignorance. If you’re feeling cocky, it’s because there’s something you don’t know.” ― Eoin Colfer

7. “The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge.” ― Daniel J. Boorstin

8. “The possession of knowledge does not kill the sense of wonder and mystery. There is always more mystery.” ― Anais Nin

9. “Knowledge is power. Power to do evil…or power to do good. Power itself is not evil. So knowledge itself is not evil.” ― Veronica Roth

10. “The surest way of concealing from others the boundaries of one’s own knowledge is not to overstep them.” ― Giacomo Leopardi

11. “Knowledge, like air, is vital to life. Like air, no one should be denied it.” ― Alan Moore

12. “An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.” ― Benjamin Franklin

13. “Learning does not make one learned: there are those who have the knowledge and those who have understanding. The first requires memory and the second philosophy.” ― Alexandre Dumas

14. “Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.” ― Alfred Lord Tennyson

15. “Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.” ― Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

16. “Remember my friend, that knowledge is stronger than memory, and we should not trust the weaker” ― Bram Stoker

Famous Knowledge Quotes

17. “The knowledge of all things is possible” ― Leonardo da Vinci

18. “Knowledge is a treasure, but the practice is the key to it.” ― Lao Tzu

19. “Belief can be manipulated. Only knowledge is dangerous.” ― Frank Herbert

20. “I had to deny knowledge in order to make room for faith.” ― Immanuel Kant

21. “Don’t be in a hurry to condemn because he doesn’t do what you do or think as you think or as fast. There was a time when you didn’t know what you know today.” ― Malcolm X

22. “There are in fact two things, science, and opinion; the former begets knowledge, the latter ignorance.” ― Hippocrates

23. “Our feelings are our most genuine paths to knowledge.” ― Audre Lorde

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

25. “I have always thirsted for knowledge, I have always been full of questions.” ― Hermann Hesse

26. “Belief is the wound that knowledge heals.” ― Ursula K. Le Guin

27. “The power of human thought grows exponentially with the number of minds that share that thought.” ― Dan Brown

28. “All men by nature desire to know.” ― Aristotle

29. “The problems are solved, not by giving new information, but by arranging what we have known since long.” ― Ludwig Wittgenstein

30. “Knowing was a temptation. What you don’t know won’t tempt you.” ― Margaret Atwood

31. “Well, knowledge is a fine thing, and mother Eve thought so; but she smarted so severely for hers, that most of her daughters have been afraid of it since.” ― Abigail Adams

32. “To learn is not to know; there are the learners and the learned. Memory makes the one, philosophy the others.” ― Alexandre Dumas

Inspirational Knowledge Quotes

33. “The way of success is the way of continuous pursuit of knowledge.” ― Napoleon Hill

34. “New knowledge is the most valuable commodity on earth. The more truth we have to work with, the richer we become.” ― Kurt Vonnegut

35. “Knowledge grows exponentially. The more we know, the greater our ability to learn, and the faster we expand our knowledge base.” ― Dan Brown

36. “Knowledge is a weapon. I intend to be formidably armed.” ― Terry Goodkind

37. “Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.” ― Samuel Johnson

38. “As our circle of knowledge expands, so does the circumference of darkness surrounding it.” ― Albert Einstein

39. “I only know that I know nothing” ― Socrates

40. “Knowledge is a tool, and like all tools, its impact is in the hands of the user.” ― Dan Brown

41. “To know that we know what we know, and to know that we do not know what we do not know, that is true knowledge.” ― Nicolaus Copernicus

42. “True ignorance is not the absence of knowledge, but the refusal to acquire it.” ― Karl R. Popper

43. “Valuing knowledge above all else results in a lust for power, and that leads men into dark and empty places.” ― Veronica Roth

44. “Knowledge is a better weapon than a sword.” ― Patricia Briggs

45. “A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge.” ― Thomas Carlyle

46. “Share your knowledge. It is a way to achieve immortality.” ― Dalai Lama XIV

47. “Knowledge kills action; action requires the veils of illusion.” ― Friedrich Nietzsche