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.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
Industrialize or perish.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
Any knowledge that doesn't lead to new questions quickly dies out: it fails to maintain the temperature required for sustaining life.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them.
The fullness of knowledge only comes through the awareness of ignorance.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
Investigate, educate and organize the country must progress, productive works and industries are the main avenues at present next to education for the advancement of the country
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach.