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    When do you know, versus believe, you are on the right track?

    What people do you know, that enhance your life?

    Such a wonderful thing, to know. Rare.

    Most of the time we are poking holes in smoke rings.

    I am tired tonight. It is the full moon, it kept me up last night, pulled. So to bed, early for once, and tomorrow driving again into the un•know•n...




    1. be aware of through observation, inquiry, or information.

    synonyms: be aware, realize, be conscious, be informed; notice, perceive, see,sense, recognize; be clued in, savvy "(who knows I'm here?")

    • have knowledge or information concerning; be cognizant of; "I would write if I knew the address"

    • be absolutely certain or sure about something. "I just knew it was something I wanted to do"

    2. have developed a relationship with (someone) through meeting and spending time with them; be familiar or friendly with.

    synonyms: be acquainted with, have met, be familiar with; be friends with, be friendly with, be on good terms with, be close to, be intimate with

    • have a good command of (a subject or language).

    synonyms: be familiar with, be conversant with, be acquainted with, have knowledge of, be versed in, have mastered, have a grasp of, understand, comprehend; have learned, have memorized, be up to speed on"you should know the rules beforehand"

    • recognize (someone or something).

    • be familiar or acquainted with (something).

    • have personal experience of, taste, undergo (an emotion or situation).

    • regard or perceive as having a specified characteristic.

    • give (someone or something) a particular name or title.

    • be able to distinguish one person or thing from (another); differentiate, discriminate, identify, recognize

    3. archaic have sexual intercourse with


    Old English cnāwan (earlier gecnāwan ) ‘recognize, identify, perceive, declare’ of Germanic origin; from an Indo-European root shared by Latin (g)noscere, Greek gignōskein, also by can and ken.

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