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«Every person I work with knows something better than me. My job is to listen long enough to find it and use it.»
«Faith moves mountains, but only knowledge moves them to the right place»
«Excepting for knowledge nothing has any meaning, and to have no meaning is to be nonexistence»
«George knows everything about every fish that comes in here-where they came from, what they were doing before they were caught, who their mothers and fathers were.»
«He who knows not, and knows not that he knows not, is a fool, shun him; He who knows not, and knows that he knows not, is a child, teach him. He who knows, and knows not that he knows, is asleep, wake him. He who knows, and knows that he knows, is wise, follow him.»
«Getting along with men isn't what's truly important. The vital knowledge is how to get along with one man.»
«Every great advance in natural knowledge has involved the absolute rejection of authority.»
«He who knows others is learned; he who knows himself is wise.»
«Every error in human conduct must arise from ignorance in ourselves, either perpetual or temporary; and happen either because we do not know what is best and fittest, or because our knowledge is at the time of action not present to the mind»
«Exclusively of the abstract sciences, the largest and worthiest portion of our knowledge consists of aphorisms, and the greatest, and best of men is but an aphorism»
Author: Samuel Taylor Coleridge