"Between falsehood and useless truth there is little difference. As gold which he cannot spend will make no man rich, so knowledge which cannot apply will make no man wise."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Samuel Johnson on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Samuel Johnson on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Samuel Johnson on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Samuel Johnson on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Samuel Johnson on William Shakespeare
"There are few things that we so unwillingly give up, even in advanced age, as the supposition that we still have the power of ingratiating ourselves with the fair sex."
"Man alone is born crying, lives complaining, and dies disappointed."
"If a man does not make new acquaintances as he advances through life, he will soon find himself left alone. A man, sir, should keep his friendship in a constant repair."
"Poetry is the art of uniting pleasure with truth."
"The true art of memory is the art of attention."