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Positive Quotes about Knowing

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Play with life, laugh with life,
dance lightly with life,
and smile at the riddles of life,
knowing that life's only true lessons
are writ small in the margin.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Related topics: Inspirational Wisdom Life Human-Nature Psychology Live-By

There's a difference between knowing the path and walking the path.
- the character Morpheus in the movie The Matrix

Knowing your own darkness is the best method
for dealing with the darknesses of other people.
- Carl Jung

There is so much we can never know.
Breathe deeply and relax into the not-knowing.
There is much that we do not have to know
in order to live joyfully.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
- Socrates

Smile at the riddles of life,
knowing that life's only true lessons
are writ small in the margin.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We are cups, constantly and quietly being filled.
The trick is, knowing how to tip ourselves over
and let the beautiful stuff out.
- Ray Bradbury

 

To know the whole world is nothing
when it is compared to knowing your own inner mystery of life.
- Osho

Knowledge is knowing that we cannot know.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is only in adventure that some people
succeed in knowing themselves -
in finding themselves.
- Andre Gide

Uncertainty that comes from knowledge
(knowing what you don't know)
is different from uncertainty coming from ignorance.
- Isaac Asimov

Knowing others is intelligence;
knowing yourself is true wisdom.
Mastering others is strength;
mastering yourself is true power.
- Lao Tzu

True knowledge exists in knowing that you know nothing.
- Socrates

The true delight is in the finding out,
rather than in the knowing.
- Isaac Asimov

Today, I will do my best...
and then relax in the knowing
that I have done all I could.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Many men go fishing all of their lives
without knowing that it is not fish they are after.
- Henry David Thoreau

Wisdom is knowing what to do next.
- David Starr Jordan

You are to have implicit confidence in your own ability,
knowing that it is the nature of thought
to externalize itself in your health and affairs,
knowing that you are the thinker.
- Ernest Holmes

Knowing is not enough; we must apply.
Willing is not enough; we must do.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

It is only when we truly know and understand
that we have a limited time on earth
and that we have no way of knowing when our time is up
that we will begin to live each day to the fullest,
as if it were the only one we had.
- Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks
for everything that happens to you,
knowing that every step forward is a step toward
achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.
- Brian Tracy

Be prepared for life -
to live happily and without regret,
knowing that you have done your best.
- the Boy Scout Handbook

Success comes from knowing that
you did your best to become the best
that you are capable of becoming.
- John Wooden

Real love is never a selfish emotion.
If you want something from someone -
especially if that something is sex -
what you are feeling is not true love.
True love is about wanting happiness for the person you love -
and not about seeking happiness for yourself.
Fortunately, in most cases our own loving presence
is the greatest gift we can give to a person we love.
Nonetheless, the litmus test of love is knowing
we would choose never to see that person again
if we believed that distance would bring them greater happiness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I Dance with a Light Heart.
I play with life, laugh with life,
dance lightly with life,
and smile at the riddles of life,
knowing that life's only true lessons are writ small in the margin.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Oh, the comfort, the inexpressible comfort
of feeling safe with a person;
having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words,
but to pour them all out, just as they are,
chaff and grain together,
knowing that a faithful hand will take and sift them,
keep what is worth keeping, and then,
with a breath of kindness, blow the rest away.
- George Eliot

If you listen to your fears, you will die never knowing
what a great person you might have been.
- Robert H. Schuller

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes.
Art is knowing which ones to keep.
- Scott Adams

The only thing that makes life possible
is permanent, intolerable uncertainty;
not knowing what comes next.
- Ursula K. Le Guin

We seek peace, knowing that peace is the climate of freedom.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

People disparage knowing and the intellectual life,
and urge doing.
I am content with knowing, if only I could know.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

For centuries, theologians have been explaining
the unknowable in terms of the-not-worth-knowing.
- H. L. Mencken

Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience.
Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence.
- Hal Borland

Be grateful for the home you have, knowing that at this moment,
all you have is all you need.
- Sarah Ban Breathnach

Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing,
the rest is mere sheep-herding.
- Ezra Pound

Wisdom is knowing what to do next; virtue is doing it.
- David Starr Jordan

The most important single ingredient in the formula
of success is knowing how to get along with people.
- Theodore Roosevelt

The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.
- William James

The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
- Albert Einstein

I've always supported myself.
I like the sense of knowing exactly where I stand financially,
but there is a side of me that longs for a knight in shining armor.
- Barbara Feldon

Men are able to trust one another, knowing the exact
degree of dishonesty they are entitled to expect.
- Stephen Leacock

Brown v. Board helped unite us all, and gave us all
great pride knowing we all are truly E Pluribus Unum -
one people out of many.
- Mike Rogers

I define fear as standing across the ring from Joe
Louis and knowing he wants to go home early.
- Max Baer

Acting is not about knowing all this stuff;
it's about character.
- Ron Silver

Do not they bring it to pass by knowing that they know nothing at all?
- Jean Racine

I used to stand outside the theater knowing the truant
officer was looking for me.
I would stand there 'til someone came along and then
ask them to buy my ticket.
- Moe Howard

I think sportsmanship is knowing that it is a game,
that we are only as a good as our opponents,
and whether you win or lose, to always give 100 percent.
- Sue Wicks

It's not so much the amount of tax we pay -
it's the sense that our pocket's being picked without
our knowing what's going on.
- Andrew J. Bacevich

I really understand where Alice is coming from -
I've been in exactly the same place coming from a small
town and knowing that I need to do other things,
that I have to leave.
- Molly Parker

All that we know is nothing, we are merely crammed wastepaper baskets,
unless we are in touch with that which laughs at all our knowing.
- David Herbert Lawrence

Most people do not actually know how to think for themselves,
and unfortunately that prevents them from even knowing it.
- Bryant H. McGill

Knowing the rules and remembering the rules are two
completely different things.
- Simon Travaglia

I made the first Moebius strip without knowing what it was.
- Max Bill

Luck has nothing to do with it, because I have spent many,
many hours, countless hours, on the court working for my one moment in time,
not knowing when it would come.
- Serena Williams

I think knowing people by first names,
not by what they do sexually, is really what it's about.
Not being afraid.
Fear is the enemy.
I've always been comfortable with being gay.
- Herb Ritts

I knew from an early age exactly what I wanted to do.
I wanted to be a musician and that was it.
It made life a lot easier knowing what I was aiming for.
- Dan Hawkins

The success of most things depends upon knowing how
long it will take to succeed.
- Charles de Secondat

Knowing is not understanding.
There is a great difference between knowing and understanding:
you can know a lot about something and not really understand it.
- Charles Kettering

Life is about not knowing, having to change,
taking the moment and making the best of it,
without knowing what's going to happen next.
- Gilda Radner

I have been impressed with the urgency of doing.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply.
Being willing is not enough; we must do.
- Leonardo da Vinci

I am sometimes a fox and sometimes a lion.
The whole secret of government lies in knowing when
to be the one or the other.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

I was going to buy a van and move to LA so I could
secretly pursue acting without any of my friends knowing.
- Steve Buscemi

Winners take time to relish their work,
knowing that scaling the mountain is what makes the
view from the top so exhilarating.
- Denis Waitley

I'm going to sleep well tonight knowing that I made the right decision.
- George Ryan

In Chicago, I walked in knowing what the dancers were going to need.
- Colleen Atwood

Knowing that Gene and Morgan were playing those roles
made it much easier to put the script together-we knew
who we were writing it for.
It took some mystery away.
- Stephen Hopkins

Fashion is a tool...
to compete in life outside the home.
People like you better, without knowing why,
because people always react well to a person they like the looks of.
- Mary Quant

There's no excuse for the young people not knowing
who the heroes and heroines are or were.
- Nina Simone

When history looks back, it will prove what I'll die knowing.
- Jack Kevorkian

Success in the majority of circumstances depends on
knowing how long it takes to succeed.
- Charles de Montesquieu

True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
- Baltasar Gracian


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