Knowledge cannot be inherited nor can it simply be gifted.
There is a simple rule regarding wisdom: those who have a superficial knowledge cannot be wise. On the contrary, wise people have broad knowledge. However, besides the acquired knowledge, wisdom arises from observation and contemplation over a longer period of time. Wisdom is, therefore, often the privilege of older people who have a broad knowledge and respectable experience. Feel free to ask such people for advice.
Acquiring knowledge through the centuries has influenced human society more than all other factors.
A good man shares his knowledge selflessly with everyone.
In general, sharing and using things decreases their value. However, knowledge increases by implementation and especially by sharing among people.
There is a huge difference between thinking we know something and actually knowing something.
Openness to change is key to implementing new knowledge. That is why one who is indifferent to change is not a friend of knowledge.
In general, people accumulate knowledge gradually over a long period of time. However, there are extraordinary people all around us, who are capable of accumulating impressive amounts of knowledge within a relatively short period of time. Nevertheless, even the greatest genius possesses only a small fraction of all knowledge known by mankind. Finally, the following question arises: how large is all the existing knowledge in comparison to the space of ignorance?
Use two-way communication on oral exams to check the students' knowledge, not their attitudes. Checking attitudes can lead to the slippery area of subjective assessment.
There is no higher priority for those who chose a university career than acting in the students’ best interest. That’s because students are the core of the university.
Wherever you work, work hard and educate yourself continuously. You must never forget social welfare, ethics and honesty. However, there is no guarantee for your career progression. Therefore, don't expect that only the best people will be promoted.