Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
Education is a system of imposed ignorance.
The knowledge of all things is possible
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
When you know better you do better.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
The task of a writer is not to solve the problem but to state the problem correctly.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education.
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.
God created man in His own image, says the Bible; philosophers reverse the process: they create God in theirs.
To read is to fly: it is to soar to a point of vantage which gives a view over wide terrains of history, human variety, ideas, shared experience and the fruits of many inquiries.
Educate the children and it won't be necessary to punish the men.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.