Vine Deloria Leave a reply Western civilization, unfortunately, does not link knowledge and morality but rather, it connects knowledge and power and makes them equivalent. tags:vine deloria quotes ,famous deloria quotesPosts related to Vine DeloriaVine Deloria, Jr.Royalty has always been an unconscious but all-consuming goal of the European immigrant.Robert Penn WarrenThe end of man is knowledge but there's one thing he can't know. He can't know whether knowledge will save him or kill him. He ...James A. PerkinsThe acquisition of knowledge is the mission of research, the transmission of knowledge is the mission of teaching and the application of knowledge is the ...Lee C. BollingerNurture an appetite for being puzzled, for being confused, indeed for being openly stupid, and that - despite what you may think - is very ...Herodotus - This is the bitterest pain among men, to have much knowledge but no powerThis is the bitterest pain among men, to have much knowledge but no power. HerodotusErastus Flavel BeadleKnowledge is power, if you know it about the right person.Ludwig BoerneThe secret of power is the knowledge that others are more cowardly than you are.