"The desire of knowledge, like the thirst of riches, increases ever with the acquisition of it."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Laurence Sterne on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Laurence Sterne on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Laurence Sterne on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Laurence Sterne on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Laurence Sterne on William Shakespeare
"I once asked a hermit in Italy how he could venture to live alone, in a single cottage, on the top of a mountain, a mile from any habitation? He replied, that Providence was his next-door neighbor."
"Nothing is so perfectly amusing as a total change of ideas."
"So much of motion, is so much of life, and so much of joy, and to stand still, or get on but slowly, is death and the devil."
"Alas! if the principles of contentment are not within us, the height of station and worldly grandeur will as soon add a cubit to a man's stature as to his happiness."
"People who overly take care of their health are like misers. They hoard up a treasure which they never enjoy."