A man acquainted with history may, in some respect, be said to have lived from the beginning of the world, and to have been making continual additions to his stock of knowledge in every century.
Because knowledge changes so rapidly, knowledge flow is more important than knowledge stock.
The main fuel to speed the world's progress is our stock of knowledge, and the brake is our lack of imagination.
Whoever interrupts the conversation of others to make a display of his fund of knowledge, makes notorious his own stock of ignorance.
Knowledge is only one ingredient on arriving at a stock's proper price. The other ingredient, fully as important as information, is sound judgment.
The multitude . . . have not a sufficient stock of reason and knowledge to guide them. . . . It is not safe to trust to the virtue of any people.
A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.
Wen das Wort nicht schlägt, den schlägt auch der Stock nicht.
Stock prices have reached what looks like a permanently high plateau.