Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.
My weapon is literature
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.
Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.
When you know better you do better.
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.
Civilization is a race between disaster and education.
A witty saying proves nothing.
The knowledge of all things is possible
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great.
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
The secret of life is not enjoyment but education through experience.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
All stable processes we shall predict. All unstable processes we shall control.
It is better to know how to learn than to know.
A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.