I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
The first idea the child must acquire is that of the difference between good and evil.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to a human soul.
In order to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world over must be educated.
When you know better you do better.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Know what you are talking about.
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.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
Industrialize or perish.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.
Books! I dunno if I ever told you this, but books are the greatest gift one person can give another.
The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind; the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.