You can never learn less, you can only learn more.
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize.
Education is an ornament for the prosperous, a refuge for the unfortunate.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
What is now proved was once only imagined.
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.
I am a part of everything that I have read.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
A child miseducated is a child lost.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
The most savage controversies are those about matters as to which there is no good evidence either way.
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly - they'll go through anything. You read and you?re pierced.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
A man who has never gone to school may steal a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.