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60 Greatest Quotes About Information


It's the knowledge derived from information that gives you a competitive edge. Bill Gates
The purpose of information is not knowledge. It is being able to take the right action. Peter Drucker
I was brought up to believe that the only thing worth doing was to add to the sum of accurate information in the world. Margaret Mead
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information on it. Samuel Johnson
We aren't in an information age, we are in an entertainment age. Tony Robbins
Men more frequently require to be reminded than informed. Samuel Johnson
Information is the oxygen of the modern age. It seeps through the walls topped by barbed wire, it wafts across the electrified borders. Ronald Reagan
I just wanna learn and I wanna grow. I wanna consume as much information as possible. I wanna be great. Kid Cudi
DNA is like a computer program but far, far more advanced than any software ever created. Bill Gates
It is time to know more about would-be terrorists, to profile for terrorists and to actively discriminate based on suspicious terrorist information. Newt Gingrich
I'm not dumb. I just have a command of thoroughly useless information. Bill Watterson
My idea of good company is the company of clever, well-informed people who have a great deal of conversation; that is what I call good company. Jane Austen
A popular government without popular information or the means of acquiring it, is but a prologue to a farce, or a tragedy, or perhaps both. James Madison
It is a very sad thing that nowadays there is so little useless information. Oscar Wilde
The more information you have, the better you will be. Snoop Dogg
Personal growth is not a matter of learning new information but of unlearning old limits. Alan Cohen
When my information changes, I alter my conclusions. What do you do, sir? John Maynard Keynes
I want minimum information given with maximum politeness. Jackie Kennedy
The problems are solved, not by giving new information, but by arranging what we have always known. Ludwig Wittgenstein
I want an autobiography without revealing any personal information. Diana Ross
Basically, our goal is to organize the world's information and to make it universally accessible and useful. Larry Page
Liberating education consists in acts of cognition, not transferrals of information. Paulo Freire
So much has already been written about everything that you can't find out anything about it. James Thurber
We look up for inspiration, down for desperation, right and left for information. Tyga
There is a simple way to package information that, under the right circumstances, can make it irresistible. All you have to do is find it. Malcolm Gladwell
Wherever despotism abounds, the sources of public information are the first to be brought under its control. Calvin Coolidge
My head was a magpie's nest lined with such bright scraps of information. Alice Munro
If you create incredible value and information for others that can change their lives - and you always stay focused on that service - the financial success will follow. Brendon Burchard
Nothing happens quite by chance. It's a question of accretion of information and experience. Jonas Salk
Being able to "go beyond the information" given to "figure things out" is one of the few untarnishable joys of life. Jerome Bruner
We're not going to outgrow our need for information. Seth Godin
Wikileaks is a mechanism to maximize the flow of information to maximize the amount of action leading to just reform. Julian Assange
Actually the copies of characters is something I don't particularly like to talk about in articles but just for your information, most characters there's only one. Jim Henson
The only thing that is fundamental (real) is consciousness itself; all else is virtual- i.e., a result of an exchange of information within consciousness. Thomas Campbell
The core of what Google is about is bringing information to people. Sundar Pichai
Information is a substitute for time, space, capital, and labor. Alvin Toffler
Blogging and the Internet allow us to engage in a lot more real time conversations as opposed to a one-way dump of information or a message. Indra Nooyi
Telegraphs are machines for conveying information over extensive lines with great rapidity. Charles Babbage
Education turns an empty mind into an open mind. It turns information into behavioural transformation. Shiv Khera
The will is transformed by experience, not information. Dallas Willard
Some day, on the corporate balance sheet, there will be an entry which reads, "Information"; for in most cases, the information is more valuable than the hardware which processes it. Grace Hopper
I mean the fact is that some of this information that we have found out that led to Usama bin Laden actually came from these enhanced interrogation techniques. Rick Santorum
I have been a systems engineer, systems administrator, a senior adviser for the Central Intelligence Agency, a solutions consultant and a telecommunications information systems officer. Edward Snowden
In social cognitive theory, perceived self-efficacy results from diverse sources of information conveyed vicariously and through social evaluation, as well as through direct experience. Albert Bandura
When information overload occurs, pattern recognition is how to determine truth. Marshall McLuhan
A problem of future research is to clarify how young children learn what type of social comparative information is most useful for efficacy evaluation. Albert Bandura
In the self-appraisal of efficacy, there are many sources of information that must be processed and weighed through self-referent thought. Albert Bandura
Religious ceremonies are of paramount importance in Bali ( an island, don't forget, with seven unpredictable volcanoes on it-you would pray, too). Elizabeth Gilbert
I have always attempted to create images that deliver the maximum amount of information about the subject. Chuck Close