Necessity is the mother of invention.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
No power and no treasure can outweigh the extension of our knowledge.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.
My weapon is literature
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
If you're teaching today what you were teaching five years ago, either the field is dead or you are.
Language is courage: the ability to conceive a thought, to speak it, and by doing so to make it true.
In mathematics you don't understand things. You just get used to them.