Aquiring knowledge

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Knowledge must be burned, hammered, and beaten like pure gold. Then one can wear it as an ornament.

Tibetan Scripture

Simplify

Knowledge is a process of piling up facts; wisdom lies in their simplification.

Martin Fischer

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A lot to learn

If we do not plant knowledge when young, it will give us no shade when we are old.

Lord Chesterfield

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Start young

If we do not plant knowledge when young, it will give us no shade when we are old.

Lord Chesterfield

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Knowing yourself

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

Confucius

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A purpose of existence

You must have one great purpose of existence. To make your talents and your knowledge most beneficial to your country and most useful to mankind.

John Quincy Adams

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Invest wisely

An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.

Benjamin Franklin

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