It is an infantile superstition of the human spirit that virginity would be thought a virtue and not the barrier that separates ignorance from knowledge.
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I'm quite ignorant about fashion and I'm colourblind, so it's all a tad tricky. My only knowledge of that world comes through Christopher Bailey, whom I first met in 2008 when I did a campaign for Burberry that featured musicians, artists, actors and sportsmen.
- Eddie Redmayne
Science has to be understood in its broadest sense as a method for comprehending all observable reality and not merely as an instrument for acquiring specialized knowledge.
- Alexis Carrel
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
The truth is often terrifying, which I think is one of the motifs of Larry and Andrew's cinema. The cost of knowledge is an important theme. In the second and third films, they explore the consequences of Neo's choice to know the truth. It's a beautiful, beautiful story.
- Keanu Reeves
As the biggest library if it is in disorder is not as useful as a small but well-arranged one, so you may accumulate a vast amount of knowledge but it will be of far less value than a much smaller amount if you have not thought it over for yourself.
- Arthur Schopenhauer
It is not the quantity but the quality of knowledge which determines the mind's dignity.
- William Ellery Channing
But the scientific importance of a change in knowledge of fact consists precisely in j its having consequences for a system of theory.
- Talcott Parsons
Knowledge which is divorced from justice may be called cunning rather than wisdom.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero