Quotes in theory of knowledge

No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right; a single experiment can prove me wrong.

The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn.

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Experience teaches only the teachable.

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Experience teaches nothing without theory.

Management by results -- like driving a car by looking in rear view mirror.

In God we trust, all others must bring data.

Experience teaches nothing. In fact there is no experience to record without theory… Without theory there is no learning… And that is their downfall. People copy examples and then they wonder what is the trouble. They look at examples and without theory they learn nothing.

It is extension of application that discloses inadequacy of a theory, and need for revision, or even new theory. Again, without theory, there is nothing to revise. Without theory, experience has no meaning. Without theory, one has no questions to ask. Hence without theory, there is no learning.

no one can guess the future loss of business from a dissatisfied customer. The cost to replace a defective item on the production line is fairly easy to estimate, but the cost of a defective item that goes out to a customer defies measure.

There is no such thing as arrival exactly on time. In fact, exactly on time can not be defined.