I don't look on poetry as closed works. I feel they're going on all the time in my head and I occasionally snip off a length.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience.
What is now proved was once only imagined.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention.
Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.
The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
Science is not only a disciple of reason but, also, one of romance and passion.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
Imagination is the source of every form of human achievement. And it's the one thing that I believe we are systematically jeopardizing in the way we educate our children and ourselves.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.