The highest result of education is tolerance.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
Civilization is a race between disaster and education.
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
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.
It isn't what we don't know that gives us trouble, it's what we know that ain't so.
With educated people, I suppose, punctuation is a matter of rule; with me it is a matter of feeling. But I must say I have great respect for the semi-colon; it's a useful little chap.
The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought, and elevated opinions.
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
Science is what we have learned about how to keep from fooling ourselves.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
Real learning comes about when the competitive spirit has ceased.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
The schools ain't what they used to be and never was.
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
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.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
It is beyond a doubt that all our knowledge begins with experience.