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 Post subject: "Knowledge is power"
PostPosted: Mon Dec 12, 2011 4:22 am 
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In what context did Sir Francis bacon say "Knowledge is power"


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Nam et ipsa scientia potestas est (For also knowledge itself is power).~Bacon in Meditationes Sacrae "Of Heresies" (1597)

There is an ineresting discussion about the saying here also:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scientia_potentia_est


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 Post subject: Re: "Knowledge is power"
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this word is called universal truth because this is the key of success!


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 Post subject: Re: "Knowledge is power"
PostPosted: Wed Apr 04, 2012 12:32 pm 
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can be taken in many contexts, however most obvious being the more you know the more power or control you have over destiny and choice.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scientia_potentia_est

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 Post subject: Re: "Knowledge is power"
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Context refers to the power of God - however, since 1592 the concept has become somewhat cliched and is now more commonly attributed to advancement.

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 Post subject: Re: "Knowledge is power"
PostPosted: Fri Apr 06, 2012 7:38 am 
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when people talk about an Information overload, they are using the term information is a very broad sense
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 Post subject: Re: "Knowledge is power"
PostPosted: Sun Apr 08, 2012 4:40 pm 
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This is one of most important quotes of all time. "Knowledge is Power".







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 Post subject: Re: "Knowledge is power"
PostPosted: Sun Apr 08, 2012 11:43 pm 
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It means the more you know the more powerful you are.
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