Knowledge and Ignorance Quotes

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Knowledge shrinks as wisdom grows.

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Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.

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Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.

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There is only one good, knowledge, and only one evil, ignorance.

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In expanding the field of knowledge, we but increase the horizon of ignorance.

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It is the province of knowledge to speak and it is the privilege of wisdom to listen.
Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much;
Wisdom is humble that he knows no more.

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There is a chasm between knowledge and ignorance which the arches of science can never span.
The more we know, the better we realize that our knowledge is a little island in the midst of an ocean of ignorance.

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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.

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It is a common sentence that Knowledge is power; but who hath duly considered or set forth the power of Ignorance?  Knowledge slowly builds up what Ignorance in an hour pulls down.

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