Quote by Philip Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield : “Knowledge of the world”

Knowledge of the world in only to be acquired in the world, and not in a closet.

Quote by Philip Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield : “Learning is acquired b”

Learning is acquired by reading books, but the much more necessary learning, the knowledge of the world, is only to be acquired by reading men, and studying all the various facets of them.

Quote by Philip Stanhope 4th Earl of Chesterfield : “Knowledge may give weight but”

Knowledge may give weight, but accomplishments give luster, and many more people see than weigh. – Philip Stanhope 4th Earl of Chesterfield

Quote by Philip Stanhope 4th Earl of Chesterfield : “Learning is acquired by reading”

Learning is acquired by reading books, but the much more necessary learning, the knowledge of the world, is only to be acquired by reading men, and studying all the various facets of them. – Philip Stanhope 4th Earl of Chesterfield