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Inspirational Quotes on Knowledge

Genius without education is like silver in the mine.
-- Benjamin Franklin

Tact is the art of convincing people that they know more than you do.
-- Raymond Mortimer

Ask a question and you're a fool for three minutes; do not ask a question and you're a fool for the rest of your life.
-- Chinese Proverb

Cultivate your garden. Do not depend upon teachers to educate you...follow your own bent, pursue your curiosity bravely, express yourself, make your own harmony.
-- Will Durant

Be curious always! For knowledge will not acquire you; you must acquire it.
-- Sudie Back

Only the curious will learn and only the resolute will overcome the obstacles to learning. The quest quotient has always excited me more than the intelligence quotient.
-- Eugene S. Wilson

The one real object of education is to have a man in the condition of continually asking questions.
-- Bishop Mandell Creighton

Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
-- Khalil Gibran

He who teaches children learns more than they do.
-- German Proverb

As you teach, you learn.
-- Jewish Proverb

Some people drink at the fountain of knowledge. Others just gargle.
-- Robert Anthony

Knowledge is like a garden; if it is not cultivated, it cannot be harvested.
-- African Proverb

It is a mark of intelligence, no matter what you are doing, to have a good time doing it.
-- Unknown Author

You teach little by what you say. You teach more by what you do. You teach most by what you are.
-- Unknown Author

Knowing the truth and living the truth are two different things.
-- Unknown Author

Knowledge and timber shouldn't be much used until they are seasoned.
-- Oliver Wendell Holmes

Knowledge is power. Proper application of it is wisdom.
-- Unknown Author

Knowledge is better than riches.
-- African Proverb

Ignorance is a voluntary misfortune.
-- Italian Proverb

One of the most serious mistakes we can make is to confuse "intelligence" with "judgment." The two do not always, or necessarily, go together; many persons of high intelligence have notoriously poor judgment.
-- Sydney J. Harris

Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
-- Robert Frost

A book holds a house of gold.
-- Chinese Proverb

Every production of a genius must be the product of enthusiasm.
-- Benjamin Disraeli

The essence of genius is knowing what to overlook.
-- William James

It ain't so much the things we don't know that get us into trouble. It's the things we know that just ain't so.
-- Artemus Ward



What is Photography?
Photography Basics
Updated by renan - 4 months ago
So, you decided that you're going to take up photography and maybe eventually, make it a regular hobby, or even make money out of it someday. Before all that, let's take a few steps back and try to understand what photography is and what it actually takes to be a photographer.


Consider a duck. It encounters the air, water and soil. It benefits from each, is hindered by none, harms nothing. They are cute, too. Be a duck!

-- Old Slovakian Saving

Each generation will reap what the former generation has sown.

-- Chinese Proverb

A wise person learns by the experience of others. An ordinary person learns by their own experience. A fool learns by nobody's experience.

-- Unknown Author

We enjoy warmth because we have been cold. We appreciate light because we have been in darkness. By the same token, we can experience joy because we have known sadness.

-- David L. Weatherford


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