When the search for truth is confused with political advocacy, the pursuit of knowledge is reduced to the quest for power
Quote by Alston Chase
Knowledge is power.
The greatest gift is a passion for reading. It is cheap, it consoles, it distracts,...
Knowledge is recognition of something absent; it is a salutation, not an embrace.
The Tree of Knowledge grew fast by, Knowledge of Good bought dear by knowing ill
Necessity is the mother of invention, it is true, but its father is creativity, and...
Each excellent thing, once learned, serves for a measure of all other knowledge
Imparting knowledge is only lighting other men's candles at our lamp without depriving ourselves of...
It is sometimes easier to be happy if you don't know everything.
Knowledge is always accompanied with accessories of emotion and purpose
He that knows himself, knows others; and he that is ignorant of himself, could not...
Charles V said that a man who knew four languages was worth four men; and...
Shakespeare knew the human mind, and its most minute and intimate workings, and he never...
All the knowledge in the world is found within you.
It would be great to be able to pass on to someone all of the...
Knowledge is more than equivalent to force.
Knowing is half the battle.
Courage is a special kind of knowledge: the knowledge of how to fear what ought...
The more you know, the less you understand
Politics is war without bloodshed while war is politics with bloodshed.
I've been in politics long enough to expect criticism and hostility. But I was unprepared...
There is no such thing as a great talent without great will power.
The well of true wit is truth itself