"Knowledge, humbles a great person, astonishes the common, and puffs up the small."
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"Own more than thou showest, speak less than thou knowest."
"Knowledge conquered by labor becomes a possession -- a property entirely our own."
"One thing only I know, and that is that I know nothing."
"No matter what happens, there's always somebody who knew it would."
"The desire of knowledge, like the thirst for riches, increases ever with the acquisition of it."
"The less you know, the more you think you know, because you don't know you don't know."
"I wish I knew what I know now before."
"It is better of course to know useless things than to know nothing."
"Knowledge without practice is like a glass eye, all for show, and nothing for use."
"Knowledge is gained by learning; trust by doubt; skill by practice; love by love."
"Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers."
"They are so knowing, that they know nothing."
"Knowledge does not come to us in details, but in flashes of light from heaven."
"Knowledge is the most democratic source of power."
"Between us, we cover all knowledge; he knows all that can be known and I know the rest."
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."
"Without wisdom, knowledge is either useless or destructive."
"Only a fool knows everything. A wise man knows how little he knows."
"Knowledge fills a large brain; it merely inflates a small one."
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