The 10 Greatest Information Quotes of All Time [A Slideshow]

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Our roles at work thrive off information inasmuch as the offices in which we work. What’s more, information is not only the foundation of how organizations progress, it is a topic making for some very, very interesting quotes by memorable people. As a document management software vendor well versed in helping organizations leverage information, we’ve selected the following quotes as most relevant to managing organizational information in the modern world. Keep reading to find out which quotes made the cut, and who spoke the words comprising them!


10. T.S. Eliot

“Where is the knowledge we have lost in information?”


9. Oscar Wilde

“Private information is practically the source of every large modern fortune.”


8. Jean Baudrillard

“Information can tell us everything. It has all the answers. But they are answers to questions we have not asked, and which doubtless don’t even arise.”


7. Thomas Jefferson

“Information is the currency of democracy.”


6. Simon Sinek

“More information is always better than less. When people know the reason things are happening, even if it’s bad news, they can adjust their expectations and react accordingly. Keeping people in the dark only serves to stir negative emotions.”


5. Noreena Hertz

“All of us show bias when it comes to what information we take in. We typically focus on anything that agrees with the outcome we want.”


4. Rabindranath Tagore

“The highest education is that which does not merely give us information but makes our life in harmony with all existence.”


3. Bill Gates

“Information technology and business are becoming inextricably interwoven. I don’t think anybody can talk meaningfully about one without the talking about the other.”


2. Victor Klam

“Information is a negotiator’s greatest weapon.”


1. Paul G. Thomas

“Information storage has to take place at the unconscious level.”


See how you can put these gems of information truth into action in your office today.

By | 2017-07-11T11:11:56+00:00 May 17th, 2016|
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