If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and there are no hollow places.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Just when I thought there wasn't room enough for another thought in my head, I had this great idea.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
A witty saying proves nothing.
Know what you are talking about.
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of the peace.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
The delight of opening a new pursuit, or a new course of reading, imparts the vivacity and novelty of youth even to old age.