"While knowledge may provide useful point of reference, it cannot become a force to guide the future."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Herbie Hancock on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Herbie Hancock on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Herbie Hancock on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Herbie Hancock on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Herbie Hancock on William Shakespeare
"Music happens to be an art form that transcends language."
"It's not the style that motivates me, as much as an attitude of openness that I have when I go into a project."
"I think there's a great beauty to having problems. That's one of the ways we learn."
"But I have to be careful not to let the world dazzle me so much that I forget that I'm a husband and a father."
"I'm always interested in looking forward toward the future. Carving out new ways of looking at things."