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A Quote by J. (Jiddu) Krishnamurti on authenticity, love, truth, knowledge, ambition, wisdom, change, fear, desire success, and seriousness

You haven't changed. You may say: 'I'm full of love, I'm full of truth, I'm full of knowledge, I'm full of wisdom.' I say: 'That's all nonsense. Do you behave? Are you free of fear? Are you free of ambition, greed, envy and the desire to achieve success in every field? If not, you are just playing a game. You are not serious.'

J. Krishnamurti (1895 - 1986)

Source: A Wholly Different Way of Living

Contributed by: shawnmichel

A Quote by Albert Einstein on imagination and knowledge

Imagination is more improtant than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.

Albert Einstein (1879 - 1955)

Source: wall in teacher's room

Contributed by: Abby

A Quote by David Berman on principle, words, knowledge, and consequence

Unless we take care to clear the first principles of knowledge from the incumbrance and delusion of words, we may make infinite reasonings upon them to no purpose. We may deduce consequences, and never be the wiser.

David Berman

Source: Berkeley: The Great Philosophers (The Great Philosophers Series) (Great Philosophers (Routledge (Firm))), Pages: 42

Contributed by: Chris

A Quote by David Berman on sight, knowledge, perception, and sense

Suppose one who had always continued blind be told by his guide that after he has advanced so many steps he shall come to the brink of a precipice, or be stopped by a wall; must not this to him seem very admirable and surprising? He cannot conceive how it is possible for mortals to frame such predictions as these, which to him would seem as strange and unaccountable as prophesy doth to others. Even they who are blessed with the visive faculty may (though familiarity make it less observed) find therein sufficient cause of admiration.

David Berman

Source: Berkeley: The Great Philosophers (The Great Philosophers Series) (Great Philosophers (Routledge (Firm))), Pages: 29

Contributed by: Chris

A Quote by Meister Eckhart on god, duty, knowledge, eternity, purpose, and truth

God is bound to act, to pour Himself into thee as soon as He shall find thee ready

Meister Eckhart (c.1260 - c.1327)

Source: The Perinnial Philosophy - Aldous Huxley

Contributed by: Fa- La- La- La- La- La- La-

A Quote by Peter Cajander on knowledge, understanding, thinking, wisdom, and skill

Complexity is easy, simplicity requires mastery.

Peter Cajander

Contributed by: peter

A Quote by Peter Cajander on perception, knowledge, and wisdom

Your senses know nothing, they merely register movement.

Peter Cajander

Contributed by: peter

A Quote by Scott Raymond Adams on ignorance and knowledge

One of the great things about being ignorant is that I often think my ideas are original. It’s a wonderful feeling. That’s why I try to avoid any knowledge that would spoil the sensation. Sometimes it isn’t easy. People keep hurling knowledge at me, and I can’t always duck.

Scott Raymond Adams (1957 -)

Source: The Dilbert Blog: God for Weasels: http://dilbertblog.typepad.com/the_dilbert_blog/2007/05/god_for_weasels.html

Contributed by: ~C4Chaos

A Quote by Peter J Jamack III on brain, crazy, knowledge, things, learn, and power

The more things I learn the worse it gets. Knowledge might be power, but knowledge can quickly become a brain gone crazy.

Peter Jamack

Source: Peter Jamack III

Contributed by: Peter

A Quote by Jim Fowler on knowledge and imagination

imagination is a powerful force underlying all knowing

Jim Fowler

Contributed by: Marisa

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