Consider your origins: you were not made that you might live as brutes, but so as to follow virtue and knowledge.
Consider your origins: you were not made to live as brutes, but to follow virtue and knowledge.
To unfold the secret laws and relations of those high faculties of thought by which all beyond the merely perceptive knowledge of the world and of ourselves is attained or matured, is a object which does not stand in need of commendation to a rational mind.
Consider your origin; you were not born to live like brutes, but to follow virtue and knowledge.
Knowledge can be communicated, but not wisdom. One can find it, live it, be fortified by it, do wonders through it, but one cannot communicate and teach it.
Knowledge is only one half. Faith is the other.
Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
Ignorance is bold and knowledge reserved.
We were working with this lousy print and it just wasn't going to be good enough. I said that we should get the original negative and do it from that. Well, a couple guys pointed out that the negative was locked up over at Deluxe.
An original is a creation motivated by desire. Any reproduction of an originals motivated be necessity. It is marvelous that we are the only species that creates gratuitous forms. To create is divine, to reproduce is human.
All matter originates and exists only by virtue of a force... We must assume behind this force the existence of a conscious and intelligent Mind. This Mind is the matrix of all matter.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
All men by nature desire knowledge.
If I make a fool of myself, who cares? I'm not frightened by anyone's perception of me.
The possession of knowledge does not kill the sense of wonder and mystery. There is always more mystery.
We must always remember with gratitude and admiration the first sailors who steered their vessels through storms and mists, and increased our knowledge of the lands of ice in the South.
It is not knowledge, but the act of learning, not possession but the act of getting there, which grants the greatest enjoyment.
An humble knowledge of thyself is a surer way to God than a deep search after learning.
The source of all life and knowledge is in man and woman, and the source of all living is in the interchange and the meeting and mingling of these two: man-life and woman-life, man-knowledge and woman-knowledge, man-being and woman-being.
The most fleeting and most subtle shades of sentiment belong to Rubens; in this respect he is a treasure for novelist and psychologist; he took note of the passing refinements of moral expression as well as of the soft volume of sanguine flesh; no one has gone beyond him in knowledge of the living organism and of the animal man.
He was a wise man who originated the idea of God.
Being famous hasn't changed my perception of myself - I've just grown up.
There is, so I believe, in the essence of everything, something that we cannot call learning. There is, my friend, only a knowledge - that is everywhere.
Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren't very new at all.