Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
To every action there is always an equal and opposite or contrary, reaction
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
Those who fail to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
A witty saying proves nothing.
It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing.
My alma mater was books, a good library.... I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from the children, for the children are the makers of men.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
Books are for people who wish they were somewhere else.
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
The most savage controversies are those about matters as to which there is no good evidence either way.
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.