"Our knowledge is a little island in a great ocean of nonknowledge."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Isaac Bashevis Singer on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Isaac Bashevis Singer on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Isaac Bashevis Singer on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Isaac Bashevis Singer on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Isaac Bashevis Singer on William Shakespeare
"Every creator painfully experiences the chasm between his inner vision and its ultimate expression."
"The greatness of art is not to find what is common but what is unique."
"The waste basket is the writer's best friend."
"The very essence of literature is the war between emotion and intellect, between life and death. When literature becomes too intellectual - when it begins to ignore the passions, the emotions - it becomes sterile, silly, and actually without substance."
"I did not become a vegetarian for my health, I did it for the health of the chickens."