It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
Know what you are talking about.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
The most savage controversies are those about matters as to which there is no good evidence either way.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.
Industrialize or perish.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
Courage, conviction and confidence.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.